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Human Services : Homeless Services

Urban Ministry Center

Dedicated to bringing the community together to end homelessness

four stars

91.33

945 North College Street Charlotte, NC 28206
tel: (704) 347-0278   Web Site
EIN: 56-1837620

Board Leadership
Kristina Burke
President

CEO
Liz Clasen-Kelly
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.33 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 88.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

We are an interfaith organization dedicated to bringing the community together to end homelessness, one life at a time. On May 1, Urban Ministry Center and Men's Shelter of Charlotte became one organization. Every day, our newly merged organization provides the full spectrum of services to 1,000 individuals. From street outreach, to basic services, to shelter, to permanent housing, anyone that experiences homelessness in our community will likely touch at least one of our services.

We are an interfaith organization dedicated to bringing the community together to end homelessness, one life at a time. On May 1, Urban Ministry Center and Men's Shelter of Charlotte became one organization. Every day, our newly merged organization provides the full spectrum of services to 1,000 individuals. From street outreach, to basic services, to shelter, to permanent housing, anyone that experiences homelessness in our community will likely touch at least one of our services.

Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

88.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
87.1%
  Administrative Expenses 5.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.68
  Program Expenses Growth 11.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Urban Ministry Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Urban Ministry Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Urban Ministry Center (NC) 91.33 four stars
Community LINC (MO) 90.29 four stars
Richmond Friends of the Homeless (VA) 85.13 three stars
Miriam's Kitchen (DC) 89.39 three stars
Family Promise of Greater Cleveland (OH) 86.97 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $18,455,243
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,347,489
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,820,322
Total Contributions $21,623,054
   Program Service Revenue $1,356,864
Total Primary Revenue $22,979,918
   Other Revenue $196,758
TOTAL REVENUE $23,176,676
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,182,451
   Administrative Expenses $550,210
   Fundraising Expenses $605,978
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,338,639
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $14,838,037
   
Net Assets $32,321,108

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
Housing Services $4,861,411 67.7%
Homeless Services: Shelter Operations $2,321,040 32.3%

Ratings History
Urban Ministry Center has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 12/01/2020 91.33 four stars
2018-06 08/01/2019 94.07 four stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 91.33 four stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 94.07 four stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 96.66 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 98.23 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 99.39 four stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 95.60 four stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 83.35 three stars
2011-12 08/01/2013 83.71 three stars
2010-12 11/06/2012 83.72 three 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 56-1837620
Name in IRS Master File ROOF ABOVE INC
NTEE Code A23
NTEE Classification Cultural, Ethnic Awareness
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
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 November, 1993
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Liz Clasen-Kelly CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$140,873 1.68% Dale Mullennix Former CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Urban Ministry Center (NC) 91.33 four stars
LifeMoves (CA) 93.76 four stars
Healthcare for the Homeless - Houston (TX) 96.59 four stars
Union Station Homeless Services (CA) 96.08 four stars
Chrysalis (CA) 92.92 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Urban Ministry Center
945 North College Street
Charlotte, NC 28206
tel: (704) 347-0278
EIN: 56-1837620

Mail donations to:
PO Box 31335
Charlotte, NC 28231

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Board Leadership

Kristina Burke
President

CEO

Liz Clasen-Kelly
Chief Executive Officer

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