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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Emmaus H.O.M.E.

Serving first those who suffer most

85.27

P.O. Box 10 90 School House Road
Orland , ME 04472
tel: (207) 469-7961   Web Site
EIN: 01-0287624

Board Leadership
Margo Holmes
Chair

CEO
Tracey Hair
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.27
  Financial 86.67
  Accountability & Transparency 84.00
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Emmaus H.O.M.E. (Homeworkers Organized for More Employment) established in 1970 as a craft cooperative, is a multifaceted organization involved in economic reconstruction and social rehabilitation. In its 30+ years of existence, it has grown from the single retail store where home crafters could sell their goods into a small community offering jobs, food, education, temporary shelter and home ownership to people and families in need. Emmaus H.O.M.E. has seen from its beginning days that although the ownership of a home is of fundamental importance to a family, other services are needed to ensure family stability and foster self-esteem. In response to these needs, its activities have grown to include: five shelters, a food bank soup kitchen, recovery barn and thrift store, Abby's Attic, and desktop publishing.

Emmaus H.O.M.E. (Homeworkers Organized for More Employment) established in 1970 as a craft cooperative, is a multifaceted organization involved in economic reconstruction and social rehabilitation. In its 30+ years of existence, it has grown from the single retail store where home crafters could sell their goods into a small community offering jobs, food, education, temporary shelter and home ownership to people and families in need. Emmaus H.O.M.E. has seen from its beginning days that although the ownership of a home is of fundamental importance to a family, other services are needed to ensure family stability and foster self-esteem. In response to these needs, its activities have grown to include: five shelters, a food bank soup kitchen, recovery barn and thrift store, Abby's Attic, and desktop publishing.

Impact & Results Score

Score
75/100
Program Name: Dorr House Emergency Shelter, Orland Duplex, Emmaus House, St Francis Community Mandala Farms and St. Francis Inn
Program Name: Dorr House Emergency Shelter, Orland Duplex, Emmaus House, St Francis Community Mandala Farms and St. Francis Inn

Note: The Impact & Results score currently has no effect on the nonprofit's Star Rating.

The Impact & Results score is a measure of how well a nonprofit delivers on its stated mission. To issue a score, Charity Navigator estimates the actual impact the nonprofit has on the lives of those it serves, and determines whether it is making good use of donor resources to achieve that impact. Learn more about our Impact & Results methodology here.

Program Activities
Home provides people experiencing homelessness with a temporary place to stay.
Impact Statement
$30 provides a night of shelter for a person experiencing homelessness.
Assessment Benchmark
Impact & Results scores of emergency shelters are based on the cost of providing a night of shelter relative to the Fair Market Rent in that county. Programs receive an Impact & Results score of 100 if they are less than 200% the cost of a meal and a score of 75 if they are less than 400%. If a nonprofit reports impact but doesn't meet the threshold for cost-effectiveness, it earns a score of 50.
Methodology
ImpactMatters analyzed publicly available data to rate the cost-effectiveness of Emmaus H.O.M.E..
Data Source
We look for self-reported shelter nights. If we cannot find this information we estimate it using HIC data.
Method for Attributing Outcomes
We assume that the provision of shelter by one nonprofit does not diminish the provision of shelter by any other (neighboring) nonprofit. We also assume there is, in general, no slack capacity in the homeless shelter system. In the absence of a given shelter, beneficiaries would not be able to stay at another shelter because other shelters are assumed to have no beds to spare. We therefore set the counterfactual to zero.
Details
Analysis conducted by ImpactMatters and published on November 22, 2019.
This impact information is current as of September 2020, when it was provided to us by ImpactMatters. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

86.67

Accountability & Transparency

84.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 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)
74.5%
  Administrative Expenses 23.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.25
  Program Expenses Growth 4.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Emmaus H.O.M.E. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Emmaus H.O.M.E. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Emmaus H.O.M.E. (ME) 85.27
Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation (MN) 90.79
Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City (NY) 89.02
Hope Community (MN) 91.10
Leadership Memphis (TN) 85.44

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $879,944
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $270,325
Total Contributions $1,150,269
   Program Service Revenue $178,259
Total Primary Revenue $1,328,528
   Other Revenue $-126,278
TOTAL REVENUE $1,202,250
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,374,702
   Administrative Expenses $465,234
   Fundraising Expenses $22,606
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,862,542
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-660,292
   
Net Assets $7,473,681

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
Temporary Housing and Emergency Basic Needs $963,082 70.1%
Job Placement and Training $209,051 15.2%
Learning Center $152,953 11.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 05/01/2021 85.27
2018-12 11/01/2019 82.23
2017-12 04/01/2019 72.60
2016-12 06/01/2018 69.95
2015-12 07/01/2017 70.62
2014-12 06/01/2016 69.42
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 68.85
2012-12 06/01/2014 65.37
2011-12 07/01/2013 65.46
2010-12 09/01/2012 67.21

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

EIN 01-0287624
Name in IRS Master File H O M E INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (149) Other instruction and training
(917) Thrift ship, retail outlet, etc.
(566) Job training, counseling, or assistance
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 June, 1971
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$64,065 3.43% Tracey Hair Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Emmaus H.O.M.E. (ME) 85.27
Metropolitan Planning Council (IL) 91.28
Ohio City Incorporated (OH) 86.84
Leadership Memphis (TN) 85.44
Greenlight Fund (MA) 92.21

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Charity Contact Info

Emmaus H.O.M.E.
P.O. Box 10
90 School House Road
Orland , ME 04472
tel: (207) 469-7961
fax: (207) 469-1023
EIN: 01-0287624

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Board Leadership

Margo Holmes
Chair

CEO

Tracey Hair
Executive Director

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