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Human Services : Social Services

The Purple Door

Working to end domestic violence and sexual assault in the Coastal Bend region.

four stars

99.16

P.O. Box 3368 Corpus Christi, TX 78463
tel: (361) 884-2900   Web Site
EIN: 74-1943398

Board Leadership
Zehra Surani
Chair

CEO
Frances Wilson
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 99.16 four stars
  Financial 98.82 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Purple Door was founded in 1977 with the mission to empower the community and those affected by domestic violence and sexual assault to transition to a safe and healthy environment. The agency is the only private, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization specifically designed to provide services to adult and child victims of domestic and sexual violence across a twelve-county South Texas region which includes Aransas, Bee, Brooks, Duval, Jim Wells, Kenedy, Kleberg, Live Oak, McMullen, Nueces, Refugio, and San Patricio counties. All services are provided at no cost to victims.

The Purple Door was founded in 1977 with the mission to empower the community and those affected by domestic violence and sexual assault to transition to a safe and healthy environment. The agency is the only private, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization specifically designed to provide services to adult and child victims of domestic and sexual violence across a twelve-county South Texas region which includes Aransas, Bee, Brooks, Duval, Jim Wells, Kenedy, Kleberg, Live Oak, McMullen, Nueces, Refugio, and San Patricio counties. All services are provided at no cost to victims.

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Financial

four stars

98.82

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 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)
85.5%
  Administrative Expenses 11.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.28
  Program Expenses Growth 6.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Purple Door on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Purple Door on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Purple Door (TX) 99.16 four stars
Women In Distress of Broward County (FL) 88.69 three stars
La Casa de las Madres (CA) 86.81 three stars
Chrysalis Shelter for Victims of Domestic Violence (AZ) 88.45 three stars
Safe Place of the Permian Basin (TX) 85.76 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $565,763
   Federated Campaigns $293,811
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $106,388
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,403,479
Total Contributions $2,369,441
   Program Service Revenue $140,381
Total Primary Revenue $2,509,822
   Other Revenue $-9,545
TOTAL REVENUE $2,500,277
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,120,147
   Administrative Expenses $266,078
   Fundraising Expenses $73,306
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,459,531
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $40,746
   
Net Assets $2,858,851

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
Family Violence Program $1,437,264 67.8%
Sexual Assault Program $497,359 23.5%
Batterers' Intervention and Prevention Program $185,524 8.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 09/01/2018 99.16 four stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 87.24 three stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 87.21 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 85.66 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 83.24 three stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 84.42 three stars
2012-12 08/01/2014 85.26 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 74-1943398
Name in IRS Master File WOMENS SHELTER OF SOUTH TEXAS
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (326) Care and housing of children (orphanage, etc)
(399) Other housing activities
(569) Referral service (social agencies)
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 April, 1978
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 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
$105,197 4.27% Frances Wilson CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Purple Door (TX) 99.16 four stars
Middle Way House (IN) 86.44 three stars
Hope House (MO) 88.26 three stars
SAFEHOME (KS) 96.19 four stars
Connections for Abused Women and their Children (IL) 94.58 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Purple Door
P.O. Box 3368
Corpus Christi, TX 78463
tel: (361) 884-2900
fax: (361) 884-2006
EIN: 74-1943398

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Board Leadership

Zehra Surani
Chair

CEO

Frances Wilson
President and CEO

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