Human Services : Homeless Services

Safe Haven Family Shelter

Preventing, reducing, and intervening in family homelessness

four stars

92.73

1234 Third Avenue South Nashville, TN 37210
tel: (615) 256-8195   Web Site
EIN: 62-1807653

Board Leadership
Paula Barnes
President

CEO
Joyce Lavery
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.73 four stars
  Financial 92.48 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Safe Haven Family Shelter empowers Middle Tennessee homeless families with children to achieve lasting self-sufficiency. We are a shelter-to-housing program which accepts entire homeless families and provides comprehensive services. As our name implies, we have an emergency shelter program, but we also offer a Transitional Housing Program and Rapid Rehousing Program. Safe Haven Family Shelter's comprehensive approach is one of service, compassion, trauma-informed care and evidenced-bases practices.

Safe Haven Family Shelter empowers Middle Tennessee homeless families with children to achieve lasting self-sufficiency. We are a shelter-to-housing program which accepts entire homeless families and provides comprehensive services. As our name implies, we have an emergency shelter program, but we also offer a Transitional Housing Program and Rapid Rehousing Program. Safe Haven Family Shelter's comprehensive approach is one of service, compassion, trauma-informed care and evidenced-bases practices.

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Financial

four stars

92.48

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
76.2%
  Administrative Expenses 12.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.50
  Program Expenses Growth 9.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Safe Haven Family Shelter on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Safe Haven Family Shelter on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,081,916
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $653,100
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $816,462
Total Contributions $2,551,478
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,551,478
   Other Revenue $-91,479
TOTAL REVENUE $2,459,999
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,843,900
   Administrative Expenses $337,690
   Fundraising Expenses $265,511
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,447,101
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $12,898
   
Net Assets $3,283,253

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$87,418 3.57% Joyce K. Lavery Chief Executive Officer

Mission

Safe Haven Family Shelter empowers Middle Tennessee homeless families with children to achieve lasting self-sufficiency. We are a shelter-to-housing program which accepts entire homeless families and provides comprehensive services. As our name implies, we have an emergency shelter program, but we also offer a Transitional Housing Program and Rapid Rehousing Program. Safe Haven Family Shelter's comprehensive approach is one of service, compassion, trauma-informed care and evidenced-bases practices.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Safe Haven Family Shelter (TN) 92.73 four stars
JOIN (OR) 97.17 four stars
Bridge Communities (IL) 93.77 four stars
Rosie's Place (MA) 92.55 four stars
Tulsa Day Center for the Homeless (OK) 89.82 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Safe Haven Family Shelter
1234 Third Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37210
tel: (615) 256-8195
EIN: 62-1807653

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Board Leadership

Paula Barnes
President

CEO

Joyce Lavery
Chief Executive Officer