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Human Services : Homeless Services

Miriam's Kitchen

Together, we can end chronic homelessness in DC.

four stars

90.69

2401 Virginia Avenue NW Washington, DC 20037
tel: (202) 452-8926   Web Site
EIN: 52-1331552

Board Leadership
Renee Baiorunos
Chair

CEO
Scott Schenkelberg
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.69 four stars
  Financial 86.84 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Miriam's Kitchen works to end chronic homelessness in Washington, DC. We advocate for permanent supportive housing as a long-term solution, while meeting short-term needs by providing healthy meals and high-quality social services to 5,000 homeless individuals each year.

Miriam's Kitchen works to end chronic homelessness in Washington, DC. We advocate for permanent supportive housing as a long-term solution, while meeting short-term needs by providing healthy meals and high-quality social services to 5,000 homeless individuals each year.

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Financial

three stars

86.84

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
85.5%
  Administrative Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.44
  Program Expenses Growth 8.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 18.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Miriam's Kitchen on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Miriam's Kitchen on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Miriam's Kitchen (DC) 90.69 four stars
SAMMinistries (TX) 86.35 three stars
The Samaritan Inn (TX) 92.55 four stars
Bridge House (CO) 95.05 four stars
Horizon House (IN) 86.26 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,896,245
   Federated Campaigns $60,196
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $377,754
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $42,018
Total Contributions $3,376,213
   Program Service Revenue $1,263,369
Total Primary Revenue $4,639,582
   Other Revenue $21,696
TOTAL REVENUE $4,661,278
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,959,551
   Administrative Expenses $98,537
   Fundraising Expenses $585,636
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,643,724
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $17,554
   
Net Assets $1,955,060

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
Meals $1,074,267 27.1%
Basic, Urgent Services $1,028,907 26.0%
Supportive Services $973,113 24.6%

Ratings History
Miriam's Kitchen has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 08/01/2019 90.69 four stars
2017-09 08/01/2018 92.92 four stars
2016-09 12/01/2017 90.71 four stars
2016-09 11/01/2017 89.47 three stars
2015-09 12/21/2016 91.72 four stars
2015-09 11/01/2016 90.38 four stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 90.02 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 02/01/2016 89.49 three stars
2014-09 09/01/2015 89.28 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 91.47 four stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 90.83 four stars
2010-12 10/01/2012 97.04 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 52-1331552
Name in IRS Master File MIRIAMS KITCHEN
NTEE Code P85
NTEE Classification Homeless Persons Centers, Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
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 October, 1985
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
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  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$127,200 2.73% Scott Schenkelberg CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Miriam's Kitchen (DC) 90.69 four stars
Healthcare for the Homeless - Houston (TX) 97.88 four stars
The INN (NY) 90.56 four stars
The Action Center (CO) 85.85 three stars
The Lord's Place (FL) 98.23 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Miriam's Kitchen
2401 Virginia Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20037
tel: (202) 452-8926
fax: (202) 835-8376
EIN: 52-1331552

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Board Leadership

Renee Baiorunos
Chair

CEO

Scott Schenkelberg
President, CEO

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