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Human Services : Homeless Services

New York City Relief/The Relief Bus

These things we do, that others may live.

four stars

92.85

295 Walnut Street Elizabeth, NJ 07201
tel: (800) 736-2773   Web Site
EIN: 11-2974154

Board Leadership
Ed Herr
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Juan Galloway
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.85 four stars
  Financial 89.90 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

89.90

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
75.9%
  Administrative Expenses 15.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.37
  Program Expenses Growth 16.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New York City Relief/The Relief Bus on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New York City Relief/The Relief Bus on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New York City Relief/The Relief Bus (NJ) 92.85 four stars
Stephen Center (NE) 85.74 three stars
Frisco Family Services (TX) 87.24 three stars
New England Center and Home for Veterans (MA) 91.32 four stars
Homeward Bound of Marin (CA) 91.50 four stars

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New York City Relief is BOOTS ON THE GROUND in the poverty stricken area of New York City and New Jersey. We lead an army of volunteers, 7,000 strong. We take poverty, addiction and despair head on. We go to the front lines of critical need, bringing relief and compassion to those falling through the cracks of society. The help we bring is many times the difference between life and death for these most vulnerable people groups. We don't just give a hand out, we also give a hand up by connecting the suffering to vital resources that can turn their lives around. Shelter, medical care, addiction recovery and job training are lifelines to many who are sinking. Our strategy is compassion and our mission is life transformation.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,959,080
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $354,421
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,300
Total Contributions $2,314,801
   Program Service Revenue $96,606
Total Primary Revenue $2,411,407
   Other Revenue $260
TOTAL REVENUE $2,411,667
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,902,981
   Administrative Expenses $331,244
   Fundraising Expenses $346,168
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,580,393
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-168,726
   
Net Assets $849,523

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
Feed, Clothe and Minister to the Homeless $1,902,981 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 05/01/2017 92.85 four stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 87.21 three stars
2015-12 12/21/2016 84.78 three stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 74.92 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.18 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 92.41 four stars
2014-12 11/01/2015 89.50 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 85.67 three stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 85.59 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 11-2974154
Name in IRS Master File NEW YORK CITY RELIEF INC
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 (6) Missionary 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 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 June, 1994
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$170,300 6.59% Juan Galloway President
Other Salaries of Note
$82,150 3.18% Richard Galloway Founder
$63,900 2.47% Dixie Galloway CFO

New York City Relief is BOOTS ON THE GROUND in the poverty stricken area of New York City and New Jersey. We lead an army of volunteers, 7,000 strong. We take poverty, addiction and despair head on. We go to the front lines of critical need, bringing relief and compassion to those falling through the cracks of society. The help we bring is many times the difference between life and death for these most vulnerable people groups. We don't just give a hand out, we also give a hand up by connecting the suffering to vital resources that can turn their lives around. Shelter, medical care, addiction recovery and job training are lifelines to many who are sinking. Our strategy is compassion and our mission is life transformation.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New York City Relief/The Relief Bus (NJ) 92.85 four stars
Women's Lunch Place (MA) 95.61 four stars
CARITAS (VA) 94.34 four stars
CaringWorks (GA) 87.25 three stars
Sulzbacher Center (FL) 91.75 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

New York City Relief/The Relief Bus
295 Walnut Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
tel: (800) 736-2773
fax: (908) 352-6446
EIN: 11-2974154

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Board Leadership

Ed Herr
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Juan Galloway
President and CEO

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