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Paul's Place

A Place to Nurture the Spirit

three stars

87.34

1118 Ward Street Baltimore, MD 21230
tel: (410) 625-0775   Web Site
EIN: 52-1372359

Board Leadership
Susan Owens
President

CEO
William J. McLennan
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.34 three stars
  Financial 85.89 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Paul's Place is a catalyst and leader for change, improving the quality of life in the Washington Village/Pigtown neighborhood and the surrounding Southwest Baltimore communities. They serve as a gathering place where young and old, children and families are welcomed, treated with respect, offered a hot meal support, and given the opportunity in shaping a strong, stable community. Paul's Place provides programs, services, and support that strengthen individuals and families, fostering hope, personal dignity and growth.

Paul's Place is a catalyst and leader for change, improving the quality of life in the Washington Village/Pigtown neighborhood and the surrounding Southwest Baltimore communities. They serve as a gathering place where young and old, children and families are welcomed, treated with respect, offered a hot meal support, and given the opportunity in shaping a strong, stable community. Paul's Place provides programs, services, and support that strengthen individuals and families, fostering hope, personal dignity and growth.

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Financial

three stars

85.89

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
80.1%
  Administrative Expenses 5.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.57
  Program Expenses Growth 3.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Paul's Place on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Paul's Place on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Paul's Place (MD) 87.34 three stars
Our House, Georgia (GA) 91.52 four stars
Upper Valley Haven (VT) 96.46 four stars
Lazarus House (MA) 88.94 three stars
Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless (MA) 89.02 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,419,563
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $474,374
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $222,382
Total Contributions $3,116,319
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,116,319
   Other Revenue $138,043
TOTAL REVENUE $3,254,362
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,537,906
   Administrative Expenses $178,207
   Fundraising Expenses $486,503
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,202,616
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $51,746
   
Net Assets $5,875,285

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
Clothing Bank $477,257 18.8%
Children's Programs $446,165 17.6%
Hot Lunch Program $406,647 16.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 10/01/2019 87.34 three stars
2017-06 04/01/2018 88.79 three stars
2016-06 02/01/2017 90.48 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 89.54 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 02/01/2016 83.13 three stars
2014-06 09/01/2015 90.16 four stars
2013-06 05/01/2014 89.32 three stars
2012-06 04/01/2013 88.62 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 52-1372359
Name in IRS Master File PAULS PLACE INC
NTEE Code K30
NTEE Classification Food Service, Free Food Distribution Programs
NTEE Type Food, Agriculture and Nutrition
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 April, 1985
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$160,497 5.01% William McLennan Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Paul's Place (MD) 87.34 three stars
Bridges Outreach (NJ) 91.51 four stars
Horizon House (IN) 86.26 three stars
The Shade Tree (NV) 87.64 three stars
Family Gateway (TX) 90.13 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Paul's Place
1118 Ward Street
Baltimore, MD 21230
tel: (410) 625-0775
fax: (410) 625-0784
EIN: 52-1372359

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Board Leadership

Susan Owens
President

CEO

William J. McLennan
Executive Director

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