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Human Services : Homeless Services

St. Francis Center

A Franciscan service for people in need since 1972

three stars

86.50

1835 South Hope Street Los Angeles, CA 90015
tel: (213) 747-5347   Web Site
EIN: 95-4479271

Board Leadership
Elvira Valenzuela
Board Chair

CEO
Jasmine Bravo
Interim Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.50 three stars
  Financial 88.21 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of St. Francis Center is to serve homeless and near homeless families and individuals in the underserved neighborhoods of Greater Los Angeles in the manner of St. Francis of Assisi by: serving their immediate needs; educating, empowering and accompanying them; providing them with the tools necessary to build better lives and neighborhoods; addressing the systemic causes of poverty through advocacy.

The mission of St. Francis Center is to serve homeless and near homeless families and individuals in the underserved neighborhoods of Greater Los Angeles in the manner of St. Francis of Assisi by: serving their immediate needs; educating, empowering and accompanying them; providing them with the tools necessary to build better lives and neighborhoods; addressing the systemic causes of poverty through advocacy.

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Financial

three stars

88.21

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 11/01/2020 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)
89.6%
  Administrative Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.42
  Program Expenses Growth 5.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by St. Francis Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by St. Francis Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
St. Francis Center (CA) 86.50 three stars
Share Our Selves (CA) 90.75 four stars
Homeless Youth Connection (AZ) 96.66 four stars
HomeFront, NJ (NJ) 95.16 four stars
Open Doors (CT) 94.35 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,487,108
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $92,910
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $264,764
Total Contributions $3,844,782
   Program Service Revenue $30,000
Total Primary Revenue $3,874,782
   Other Revenue $9,789
TOTAL REVENUE $3,884,571
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,522,115
   Administrative Expenses $173,653
   Fundraising Expenses $271,286
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,967,054
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-82,483
   
Net Assets $1,707,360

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
Food Recovered and Served $2,845,058 80.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-08 11/01/2020 86.50 three stars
2018-08 09/03/2019 90.76 four stars
2017-08 12/01/2018 87.34 three stars
2016-08 02/01/2018 85.38 three stars
2015-08 04/01/2017 87.30 three stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 89.91 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 11/01/2015 88.95 three stars
2013-08 11/01/2014 84.69 three stars
2012-08 09/01/2013 91.14 four stars
2010-12 12/01/2012 87.66 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 95-4479271
Name in IRS Master File ST FRANCIS CENTER
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 (31) Special school for the blind, handicapped, etc
(150) Hospital
(120) Publishing 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 Subordinate - the organization is a subordinate in a group ruling.
Group Name UNITED STATES CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS
Ruling Date March, 1946
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2018
  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$69,101 1.74% Marianne Kulikov Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$110,054 2.77% Jose Ramirez Former Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
St. Francis Center (CA) 86.50 three stars
Women's Lunch Place (MA) 91.00 four stars
Miriam's Kitchen (DC) 89.39 three stars
Sarah's Circle (IL) 98.23 four stars
The Lord's Place (FL) 94.74 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

St. Francis Center
1835 South Hope Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015
tel: (213) 747-5347
fax: (213) 765-8915
EIN: 95-4479271

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Board Leadership

Elvira Valenzuela
Board Chair

CEO

Jasmine Bravo
Interim Executive Director

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