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Human Services : Homeless Services

Family Gateway

Helping homeless families become self-sufficient through housing, supportive services and education.

three stars

85.76

711 South Saint Paul Street Dallas, TX 75201
tel: (214) 823-4500   Web Site
EIN: 75-2105579

Board Leadership
Alex Sharma
Board Chair

CEO
Ellen Magnis
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.76 three stars
  Financial 81.12 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

For over 25 years, Family Gateway has worked to help break the generational cycle of poverty and homelessness by providing individualized care to homeless children and their families to restore the dignity, stability, and self-reliance of the family unit through housing, social services and education.

For over 25 years, Family Gateway has worked to help break the generational cycle of poverty and homelessness by providing individualized care to homeless children and their families to restore the dignity, stability, and self-reliance of the family unit through housing, social services and education.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2019
Percentage of families who secured permanent housing.
69
Percentage of families who continue to reside in stable, long-term housing.
99
Percentage of adults with increased income during their supportive housing stay.
55
This impact information is current as of August 2020, 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

81.12

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
80.2%
  Administrative Expenses 9.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.95
  Program Expenses Growth -4.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Family Gateway on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Family Gateway on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Family Gateway (TX) 85.76 three stars
DuPage PADS (IL) 91.58 four stars
Samaritan Ministries (NC) 91.02 four stars
Downtown Women's Center (CA) 89.75 three stars
Lantern House (UT) 89.36 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,388,585
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $897,786
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $760,927
Total Contributions $3,047,298
   Program Service Revenue $84,278
Total Primary Revenue $3,131,576
   Other Revenue $-80,359
TOTAL REVENUE $3,051,217
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,630,816
   Administrative Expenses $274,552
   Fundraising Expenses $419,303
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,324,671
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-273,454
   
Net Assets $3,045,110

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 $2,630,816 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 85.76 three stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 90.13 four stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 91.08 four stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 97.12 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.27 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 06/01/2015 95.53 four stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 93.74 four stars
2011-12 12/20/2012 89.27 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 88.72 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 82.55 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/22/2010 76.05 two stars
2008-12 10/01/2010 72.27 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 75-2105579
Name in IRS Master File FAMILY GATEWAY INC
NTEE Code L41
NTEE Classification Homeless, Temporary Shelter For
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Educational 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 October, 1986
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$175,000 5.26% Ellen Magnis Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Family Gateway (TX) 85.76 three stars
The Shade Tree (NV) 87.64 three stars
Urban Ministry Center (NC) 94.07 four stars
United Methodist Open Door (KS) 91.31 four stars
The Samaritan Inn (TX) 93.40 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Family Gateway
711 South Saint Paul Street
Dallas, TX 75201
tel: (214) 823-4500
fax: (214) 884-3110
EIN: 75-2105579

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Board Leadership

Alex Sharma
Board Chair

CEO

Ellen Magnis
Chief Executive Officer

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