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The Lord's Place

Breaking the Cycle of Homelessness

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four stars

95.60

2808 N. Australian Avenue West Palm Beach, FL 33407
tel: (561) 494-0125   Web Site
EIN: 59-2240502

Board Leadership
Cornelia Thornburgh
Chairman

CEO
Diana Stanley
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.60 four stars
  Financial 93.79 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Lord's Place is a non-sectarian organization dedicated to breaking the cycle of homelessness by providing innovative, compassionate and effective services to men, women and children in Palm Beach County. We offer comprehensive programs designed to end homelessness and enhance the delivery of health and human services throughout the county. At each stage of our development, our aim is to provide client-focused programs that help break the cycle of homelessness once and for all. The Lord's Place has been changing the lives of homeless families and individuals for over 30-years -- evolving as an agency, keeping the needs of our clients in sharp focus and preserving the integrity of our mission.

The Lord's Place is a non-sectarian organization dedicated to breaking the cycle of homelessness by providing innovative, compassionate and effective services to men, women and children in Palm Beach County. We offer comprehensive programs designed to end homelessness and enhance the delivery of health and human services throughout the county. At each stage of our development, our aim is to provide client-focused programs that help break the cycle of homelessness once and for all. The Lord's Place has been changing the lives of homeless families and individuals for over 30-years -- evolving as an agency, keeping the needs of our clients in sharp focus and preserving the integrity of our mission.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2017
Number of homeless participants engaged in housing services
383
Number of homeless participants engaged in mental health services
113
Number of service recipients who are employed
110
Number of households that obtain/retain permanent housing for at least 6 months
373
Number of children and youth who have received access to stable housing
113
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This impact information is current as of October 2018, 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

four stars

93.79

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 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)
87.7%
  Administrative Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.55
  Program Expenses Growth 6.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Lord's Place on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Lord's Place on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Lord's Place (FL) 95.60 four stars
Ministry With Community (MI) 92.12 four stars
Union Station Homeless Services (CA) 95.60 four stars
Arlington Street People's Assistance Network (VA) 90.58 four stars
Volunteer Ministry Center (TN) 86.19 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,236,612
   Federated Campaigns $403,167
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,675
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,176,463
Total Contributions $5,817,917
   Program Service Revenue $1,119,345
Total Primary Revenue $6,937,262
   Other Revenue $850,280
TOTAL REVENUE $7,787,542
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,624,139
   Administrative Expenses $416,383
   Fundraising Expenses $392,889
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,433,411
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $354,131
   
Net Assets $11,259,162

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 $2,991,454 45.2%
Social Enterprises $1,580,805 23.9%
Community Engagement $1,198,133 18.1%
Job Training & Employment $853,747 12.9%

Ratings History
The Lord's Place has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 07/01/2018 95.60 four stars
2016-06 09/01/2017 98.23 four stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 98.23 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 98.10 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 99.13 four stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 98.74 four stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 98.55 four stars
2011-06 04/01/2013 96.86 four stars
2011-06 03/01/2013 95.77 four 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 59-2240502
Name in IRS Master File LORDS PLACE INC
NTEE Code L41
NTEE Classification Homeless, Temporary Shelter For
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
(29) Other religious 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 July, 1983
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
$148,220 1.99% Diana L. Stanley Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Lord's Place (FL) 95.60 four stars
My Friend's Place (CA) 94.34 four stars
Our House, Georgia (GA) 92.21 four stars
Deborah's Place (IL) 94.48 four stars
Share Our Selves (CA) 90.63 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Lord's Place
2808 N. Australian Avenue
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
tel: (561) 494-0125
EIN: 59-2240502

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Board Leadership

Cornelia Thornburgh
Chairman

CEO

Diana Stanley
Chief Executive Officer

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