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SafeHouse Center

Building communities free of domestic violence and sexual assault.

four stars

92.88

4100 Clark Road Ann Arbor, MI 48105
tel: (734) 973-0242   Web Site
EIN: 38-2121751

Board Leadership
Laurita Thomas
President

CEO
Barbara Niess-May
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.88 four stars
  Financial 92.77 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

SafeHouse Center provides support for those impacted by domestic violence or sexual assault. SafeHouse provides free and confidential services for any person victimized that lives or works in Washtenaw County. Our services include emergency shelter for those in danger of being hurt or killed, counseling, legal advocacy, support groups, and especially, hope.

SafeHouse Center provides support for those impacted by domestic violence or sexual assault. SafeHouse provides free and confidential services for any person victimized that lives or works in Washtenaw County. Our services include emergency shelter for those in danger of being hurt or killed, counseling, legal advocacy, support groups, and especially, hope.

Financial

four stars

92.77

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 12/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
77.2%
  Administrative Expenses 13.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.80
  Program Expenses Growth 9.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SafeHouse Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SafeHouse Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SafeHouse Center (MI) 92.88 four stars
Domestic Violence Intervention Services, Inc. (DVIS) (OK) 93.58 four stars
Rose Brooks Center (MO) 90.92 four stars
Jenesse Center (CA) 86.05 three stars
Sheltering Wings Center for Women (IN) 94.70 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $910,913
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $59,592
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $888,280
Total Contributions $1,858,785
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,858,785
   Other Revenue $61,829
TOTAL REVENUE $1,920,614
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,782,160
   Administrative Expenses $266,329
   Fundraising Expenses $211,537
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,260,026
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-339,412
   
Net Assets $3,699,935

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
SafeHouse Center has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-09 12/01/2017 92.88 four stars
2015-09 11/01/2016 90.51 four stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 87.73 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 12/01/2015 85.75 three stars
2014-09 11/01/2015 83.76 three stars
2013-09 10/01/2014 85.60 three stars
2012-09 10/01/2013 83.13 three stars
2011-09 05/01/2013 87.76 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 38-2121751
Name in IRS Master File DOMESTIC VIOLENCE PROJECT INC
NTEE Code P43
NTEE Classification Family Violence Shelters, 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
(563) Marriage counseling
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 December, 1976
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 2012

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
$98,332 4.35% Barbara Niess-May Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SafeHouse Center (MI) 92.88 four stars
Center for Women in Transition (MI) 94.35 four stars
Domestic Abuse Intervention Services (WI) 91.86 four stars
Raphael House of Portland (OR) 92.57 four stars
Connections for Abused Women and their Children (IL) 91.72 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

SafeHouse Center
4100 Clark Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
tel: (734) 973-0242
TTY: (734) 973-2227
EIN: 38-2121751

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Board Leadership

Laurita Thomas
President

CEO

Barbara Niess-May
Executive Director

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