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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

ALIVE!

Alexandrians involved ecumenically

three stars

87.32

2723 King Street Alexandria , VA 22302
tel: (703) 837-9300   Web Site
EIN: 54-0914017

Board Leadership
Patrick Anderson
President

CEO
Diane L. Charles
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.32 three stars
  Financial 86.68 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 88.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

ALIVE! (ALexandrians InVolved Ecumenically) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization of volunteers from over 40 religious congregations and the community working together to help those in need in Alexandria, Virginia. Founded in 1969, ALIVE! is the largest private safety net for the needy in the city of Alexandria, addressing short-term to long-term needs for those less fortunate in the community. ALIVE! serves thousands Alexandrians annually with shelter; low-cost early childhood education and childcare; financial help for rent, utilities, medical care and other critical needs; emergency food; and deliveries of donated furniture and houseware.

ALIVE! (ALexandrians InVolved Ecumenically) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization of volunteers from over 40 religious congregations and the community working together to help those in need in Alexandria, Virginia. Founded in 1969, ALIVE! is the largest private safety net for the needy in the city of Alexandria, addressing short-term to long-term needs for those less fortunate in the community. ALIVE! serves thousands Alexandrians annually with shelter; low-cost early childhood education and childcare; financial help for rent, utilities, medical care and other critical needs; emergency food; and deliveries of donated furniture and houseware.

Financial

three stars

86.68

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

88.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
90.3%
  Administrative Expenses 6.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.55
  Program Expenses Growth 0.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by ALIVE! on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by ALIVE! on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
ALIVE! (VA) 87.32 three stars
Oasis - A Haven for Women and Children (NJ) 94.53 four stars
Hope House of Colorado (CO) 86.56 three stars
Jewish Family Service of Dallas (TX) 95.07 four stars
Vanessa Behan Crisis Nursery (WA) 85.63 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,411,760
   Federated Campaigns $62,699
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $118,910
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $253,230
Total Contributions $1,846,599
   Program Service Revenue $48,383
Total Primary Revenue $1,894,982
   Other Revenue $37,917
TOTAL REVENUE $1,932,899
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,843,418
   Administrative Expenses $81,757
   Fundraising Expenses $105,178
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,030,353
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-97,454
   
Net Assets $1,157,285

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
Emergency Services $1,178,143 63.9%
Child Development Center $543,748 29.5%
Transitional Housing Program $121,527 6.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 08/01/2018 87.32 three stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 93.17 four stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 93.26 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.97 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 88.08 three stars
2013-06 04/01/2015 82.56 three stars
2012-06 02/01/2014 87.78 three stars
2011-06 12/20/2012 87.05 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 54-0914017
Name in IRS Master File ALIVE INC
NTEE Code P60
NTEE Classification Emergency Assistance (Food, Clothing, Cash)
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
(39) Scholarships for children of employees
(59) Other school related activities
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, 1972
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$83,488 4.11% Diane Charles Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
ALIVE! (VA) 87.32 three stars
The Family Conservancy (KS) 87.63 three stars
Jewish Family Service of Seattle (WA) 85.85 three stars
Hour Children (NY) 100.00 four stars
Homestretch (VA) 86.27 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

ALIVE!
2723 King Street
Alexandria , VA 22302
tel: (703) 837-9300
EIN: 54-0914017

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Board Leadership

Patrick Anderson
President

CEO

Diane L. Charles
Executive Director

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