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Human Services : Homeless Services

Thrive DC

At the Heart of a New Start

three stars

82.29

1525 Newton Street NW Washington, DC 20010
tel: (202) 737-9311   Web Site
EIN: 52-1485474

Board Leadership
Mitch Brooks
President

CEO
Alicia Horton
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.29 three stars
  Financial 77.50 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1986, Thrive DC works to prevent and end homelessness by providing vulnerable individuals a comprehensive range of services to help stabilize their lives. Their programs include: Daily Bread/Daily Needs; Links Program; Real Opportunity Training and Employment Support; and a Computer Lab. They envision a city in which the community unites to ensure that vulnerable individuals have the necessary support and resources to lead a fulfilling and stable life free of homelessness.

Founded in 1986, Thrive DC works to prevent and end homelessness by providing vulnerable individuals a comprehensive range of services to help stabilize their lives. Their programs include: Daily Bread/Daily Needs; Links Program; Real Opportunity Training and Employment Support; and a Computer Lab. They envision a city in which the community unites to ensure that vulnerable individuals have the necessary support and resources to lead a fulfilling and stable life free of homelessness.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of job placements made
39
This impact information is current as of March 2020, 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

two stars

77.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
86.0%
  Administrative Expenses 9.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.06
  Program Expenses Growth -1.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 34.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Thrive DC on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Thrive DC on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Thrive DC (DC) 82.29 three stars
Tulsa Day Center for the Homeless (OK) 89.82 three stars
PADS Lake County (IL) 87.53 three stars
Healthcare for the Homeless - Houston (TX) 93.99 four stars
CARITAS (VA) 90.05 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,066,734
   Federated Campaigns $44,908
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $333,796
Total Contributions $2,445,438
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,445,438
   Other Revenue $365
TOTAL REVENUE $2,445,803
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,280,208
   Administrative Expenses $205,970
   Fundraising Expenses $193,948
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,680,126
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-234,323
   
Net Assets $195,640

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
Daily Bread/Daily Needs Program $1,597,267 70.0%
Women in New Directions $220,879 9.7%
Job Readiness $157,327 6.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 06/01/2020 82.29 three stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 91.38 four stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 90.22 four stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 94.69 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.74 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 93.39 four stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 95.59 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 85.35 three stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 88.34 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 87.04 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 52-1485474
Name in IRS Master File THRIVE DC
NTEE Code K34
NTEE Classification Congregate Meals
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
(408) Community service organization
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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, 1987
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- Alicia Horton Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Thrive DC (DC) 82.29 three stars
Center for the Homeless (IN) 86.83 three stars
Tender Mercies (OH) 93.83 four stars
Sunnyvale Community Services (CA) 95.25 four stars
Lotus House (FL) 93.98 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Thrive DC
1525 Newton Street NW
Washington, DC 20010
tel: (202) 737-9311
EIN: 52-1485474

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Board Leadership

Mitch Brooks
President

CEO

Alicia Horton
Executive Director

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