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Human Services : Homeless Services

The INN

Serving hungry & homeless Long Islanders with dignity, respect and love

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three stars

89.66

211 Fulton Avenue Hempstead, NY 11550
tel: (516) 486-8506   Web Site
EIN: 11-2676892

Board Leadership
Peter Curry
President

CEO
Jean Kelly
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.66 three stars
  Financial 85.39 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.

Founded in 1983, The INN (Interfaith Nutrition Network) addresses the issues of hunger and homelessness on Long Island by providing food, shelter and long-term housing and supportive services in a dignified and respectful manner for those who seek our help. We are a volunteer-based organization with a dedicated staff, a broad base of community support and a commitment to educate the public about these issues. Anyone who comes to The INN's soup kitchens receives a hot, nutritious meal, a warm welcome and access to whatever additional support services are available. The INN operates the Mary Brennan INN, the largest soup kitchen on Long Island. Approximately 62,400 meals are served annually. The INN also operates two Emergency Shelters, a Long-Term Housing program and the Center for Transformative Change, a unique resource center and clothing boutique, providing a variety of essential services to those in need in Long Island communities.

Founded in 1983, The INN (Interfaith Nutrition Network) addresses the issues of hunger and homelessness on Long Island by providing food, shelter and long-term housing and supportive services in a dignified and respectful manner for those who seek our help. We are a volunteer-based organization with a dedicated staff, a broad base of community support and a commitment to educate the public about these issues. Anyone who comes to The INN's soup kitchens receives a hot, nutritious meal, a warm welcome and access to whatever additional support services are available. The INN operates the Mary Brennan INN, the largest soup kitchen on Long Island. Approximately 62,400 meals are served annually. The INN also operates two Emergency Shelters, a Long-Term Housing program and the Center for Transformative Change, a unique resource center and clothing boutique, providing a variety of essential services to those in need in Long Island communities.

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Financial

three stars

85.39

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)
83.4%
  Administrative Expenses 13.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.95
  Program Expenses Growth -0.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The INN on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The INN on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The INN (NY) 89.66 three stars
Rainbow Village (GA) 87.76 three stars
Homeward Bound of Marin (CA) 95.70 four stars
Samaritan Ministry of Greater Washington (DC) 92.80 four stars
Sunnyvale Community Services (CA) 95.25 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,997,819
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,503,486
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,250,934
Total Contributions $6,752,239
   Program Service Revenue $165,042
Total Primary Revenue $6,917,281
   Other Revenue $871,148
TOTAL REVENUE $7,788,429
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,533,089
   Administrative Expenses $865,649
   Fundraising Expenses $201,736
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,600,474
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,187,955
   
Net Assets $6,440,648

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 Supportive Services $2,491,285 45.0%
Soup Kitchen $1,840,636 33.3%
Long Term Housing Program $559,371 10.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 09/03/2019 89.66 three stars
2017-06 04/01/2019 90.56 four stars
2017-06 02/01/2019 89.34 three stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 86.81 three stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 88.17 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.99 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 82.59 three stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 86.08 three stars
2012-06 05/01/2013 96.60 four stars
2011-06 04/01/2012 90.37 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 92.10 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 92.94 four stars
2009-06 07/01/2010 83.06 three stars
2008-06 12/01/2009 86.81 three stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 77.85 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 11-2676892
Name in IRS Master File INTERFAITH NUTRITION NETWORK
NTEE Code K30
NTEE Classification Food Service, Free Food Distribution Programs
NTEE Type Food, Agriculture and Nutrition
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 April, 1984
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
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$134,905 2.04% Jean Kelly Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The INN (NY) 89.66 three stars
Charlotte Family Housing (NC) 87.78 three stars
Urban Ministry Center (NC) 94.07 four stars
Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach (NE) 91.39 four stars
Arlington Street People's Assistance Network (VA) 93.98 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The INN
211 Fulton Avenue
Hempstead, NY 11550
tel: (516) 486-8506
fax: (516) 486-8105
EIN: 11-2676892

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Board Leadership

Peter Curry
President

CEO

Jean Kelly
Executive Director

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