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Human Services : Social Services

The Purple Door

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

94.23

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

Board Leadership
Dwayne Hargis
Chair

CEO
Frances Wilson
President and CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.23
  Financial 91.84
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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, Kennedy, 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, Kennedy, Kleberg, Live Oak, McMullen, Nueces, Refugio, and San Patricio counties. All services are provided at no cost to victims.

Financial

91.84

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
85.8%
  Administrative Expenses 11.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.16
  Program Expenses Growth 4.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.6%
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) 94.23
Elizabeth Stone House (MA) 88.00
Human Options (CA) 97.07
Safe Place of the Permian Basin (TX) 86.25
Domestic Abuse Project of Delaware County (PA) 85.39

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $758,171
   Federated Campaigns $402,768
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $157,962
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,357,940
Total Contributions $2,676,841
   Program Service Revenue $118,323
Total Primary Revenue $2,795,164
   Other Revenue $25,468
TOTAL REVENUE $2,820,632
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,408,793
   Administrative Expenses $336,142
   Fundraising Expenses $38,851
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,783,786
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $36,846
   
Net Assets $3,055,489

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 $1,862,702 77.3%
Sexual Assault Program $379,350 15.7%
Batterers' Intervention and Prevention Program $166,741 6.9%

Ratings History
The Purple Door has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 09/01/2021 94.23
2018-12 02/01/2020 94.36
2017-12 03/01/2019 98.53
2016-12 09/01/2018 99.16
2016-12 04/01/2018 87.24
2015-12 05/01/2017 87.21
2014-12 06/01/2016 85.66
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 83.24
2013-12 08/01/2015 84.42
2012-12 08/01/2014 85.26

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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$106,439 3.82% Frances Wilson Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Purple Door (TX) 94.23
Laurel House (PA) 91.65
SafeHouse Denver (CO) 93.90
House of the Good Shepherd Chicago (IL) 91.41
The Center for Women and Families (KY) 85.01

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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

Dwayne Hargis
Chair

CEO

Frances Wilson
President and CEO

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