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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

OUR HOUSE Grief Support Center

Sharing Grief. Finding Hope.

four stars

90.88

1663 Sawtelle Boulevard Suite 300
Los Angeles, CA 90025
tel: (310) 473-1511   Web Site
EIN: 33-0529915

Board Leadership
Irwin Feinberg, Esq.
Board Chair

CEO
Michele F. Prince, LCSW, MAJCS
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.88 four stars
  Financial 93.28 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

OUR HOUSE Grief Support Center's mission is to provide the community with grief support services, education, resources, and hope.

Since 1993, OUR HOUSE has helped thousands of grieving children, teens, and adults in Los Angeles County find healing after the death of someone close. We provide essential grief support that recognizes the universality of grief and normalizes grief emotions. Our vision is to create a world in which grief is embraced, understood, and respected

OUR HOUSE Grief Support Center's mission is to provide the community with grief support services, education, resources, and hope.

Since 1993, OUR HOUSE has helped thousands of grieving children, teens, and adults in Los Angeles County find healing after the death of someone close. We provide essential grief support that recognizes the universality of grief and normalizes grief emotions. Our vision is to create a world in which grief is embraced, understood, and respected

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of grieving children, teens, and adults served, educated, and reached
19,900
Hours of service: overall
46,850
Number of volunteers
480
This impact information is current as of August 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

four stars

93.28

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 04/01/2020 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)
79.0%
  Administrative Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.18
  Program Expenses Growth 17.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by OUR HOUSE Grief Support Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by OUR HOUSE Grief Support Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
OUR HOUSE Grief Support Center (CA) 90.88 four stars
Jack & Jill Children's Center (FL) 89.70 three stars
Jewish Family Service of the Desert (CA) 85.90 three stars
Mission of Hope (TN) 87.86 three stars
Hour Children (NY) 92.04 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,250,815
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,281,000
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,531,815
   Program Service Revenue $218,315
Total Primary Revenue $2,750,130
   Other Revenue $-122,927
TOTAL REVENUE $2,627,203
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,127,491
   Administrative Expenses $195,557
   Fundraising Expenses $372,402
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,695,450
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-68,247
   
Net Assets $2,686,877

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
Grief Support $2,127,491 100.0%

Ratings History
OUR HOUSE Grief Support Center has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 04/01/2020 90.88 four stars
2017-12 02/01/2019 90.85 four stars
2016-12 12/01/2017 92.59 four stars
2015-12 10/01/2016 92.39 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.11 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 82.91 three stars
2013-12 09/01/2014 82.93 three stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 80.93 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 33-0529915
Name in IRS Master File OUR HOUSE GRIEF SUPPORT CENTER
NTEE Code F99
NTEE Classification Mental Health, Crisis Intervention N.E.C.
NTEE Type Mental Health, Crisis Intervention
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (166) Mental health care
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 May, 1993
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 -- This organization did not report a CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
OUR HOUSE Grief Support Center (CA) 90.88 four stars
Dawning Family Services (FL) 88.88 three stars
Jewish Family Service of the Desert (CA) 85.90 three stars
LISTEN Community Services (NH) 94.42 four stars
Jewish Family Service Agency (NV) 89.48 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

OUR HOUSE Grief Support Center
1663 Sawtelle Boulevard
Suite 300
Los Angeles, CA 90025
tel: (310) 473-1511
fax: (310) 473-1515
EIN: 33-0529915

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Board Leadership

Irwin Feinberg, Esq.
Board Chair

CEO

Michele F. Prince, LCSW, MAJCS
CEO

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