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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Covenant House Michigan

Providing hope to homeless, runaway and at-risk youth

four stars

90.29

2959 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard Detroit, MI 48208
tel: (313) 463-2000   Web Site
EIN: 38-3351777

Board Leadership
Richard Thompson
Chairperson

CEO
Gerald J. Piro
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.29 four stars
  Financial 86.28 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Covenant House Michigan (CHM) is a faith-based organization that provides hope to homeless, runaway and at-risk youth ages 18-24 We provide shelter, educational and vocational programs, as well as other support services, to help overcome hurdles such as homelessness, unemployment, inadequate education, violence, drugs and gangs. Our goal is to redirect them onto a path toward meaningful and successful adulthood. CHM has come to be known by Detroit area young people as a place they can go to build a better future and be treated with respect and unconditional love. Over 35,069 youth have been served by CHM since its inception in September, 1997.

Covenant House Michigan (CHM) is a faith-based organization that provides hope to homeless, runaway and at-risk youth ages 18-24 We provide shelter, educational and vocational programs, as well as other support services, to help overcome hurdles such as homelessness, unemployment, inadequate education, violence, drugs and gangs. Our goal is to redirect them onto a path toward meaningful and successful adulthood. CHM has come to be known by Detroit area young people as a place they can go to build a better future and be treated with respect and unconditional love. Over 35,069 youth have been served by CHM since its inception in September, 1997.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of homeless participants engaged in housing services
450
Number of unduplicated youth contacted by Street Outreach Team
1,883
This impact information is current as of November 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

86.28

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
77.5%
  Administrative Expenses 15.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.18
  Program Expenses Growth -0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Covenant House Michigan on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Covenant House Michigan on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Covenant House Michigan (MI) 90.29 four stars
Today's Harbor for Children (TX) 89.71 three stars
Big Oak Ranch (AL) 95.01 four stars
Youth For Tomorrow (VA) 85.01 three stars
Crossroads Safehouse (CO) 87.33 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,073,417
   Federated Campaigns $15,483
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $418,705
   Related Organizations $945,012
   Government Grants $461,799
Total Contributions $5,914,416
   Program Service Revenue $933,999
Total Primary Revenue $6,848,415
   Other Revenue $-5,640
TOTAL REVENUE $6,842,775
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,393,041
   Administrative Expenses $668,760
   Fundraising Expenses $329,544
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,391,345
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,451,430
   
Net Assets $13,822,226

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Shelter and Crisis Care $1,685,273 49.7%
Rights of Passage $1,012,904 29.8%
Outreach $270,455 8.0%
School $262,150 7.7%

Ratings History
Covenant House Michigan has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 09/03/2019 90.29 four stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 96.08 four stars
2016-06 12/22/2017 92.51 four stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 94.95 four stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 94.21 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 91.66 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 87.79 three stars
2014-06 10/01/2015 86.25 three stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 92.82 four stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 96.04 four stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 86.49 three stars
2010-06 03/01/2012 89.30 three stars
2010-06 02/01/2012 88.23 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 83.61 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 10/01/2010 80.49 three stars
2008-06 09/01/2009 77.95 two stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 38-3351777
Name in IRS Master File COVENANT HOUSE MICHIGAN
NTEE Code P70
NTEE Classification Residential, Custodial Care
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(326) Care and housing of children (orphanage, etc)
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date August, 1997
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$155,302 3.53% Gerald Piro Executive Director --
Other Salaries of Note
Not compensated -- Kevin Ryan President, CEO $226,144

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Covenant House Michigan (MI) 90.29 four stars
KidsTLC (KS) 91.16 four stars
Today's Harbor for Children (TX) 89.71 three stars
Place of Hope (FL) 99.65 four stars
Rawhide (WI) 94.60 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Covenant House Michigan
2959 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard
Detroit, MI 48208
tel: (313) 463-2000
fax: (313) 463-2001
EIN: 38-3351777

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Board Leadership

Richard Thompson
Chairperson

CEO

Gerald J. Piro
Executive Director

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