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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Phillips Brook House Association

Students and communities partnering for social change

three stars

89.39

1 Harvard Yard Cambridge, MA 02138
tel: (617) 495-5526   Web Site
EIN: 04-6046123

Board Leadership
Meherina Khan
President

CEO
Maria Dominguez Gray
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.39 three stars
  Financial 99.88 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

PBHA strives for social justice. As a student-run organization, we draw upon the creative initiative of students and community members to foster collaboration that empowers individuals and communities. Through social service and social action, PBHA endeavors to meet community needs while advocating structural change. PBHA seeks to promote social awareness and community involvement at Harvard and beyond. PBHA is the umbrella organization for 86 student-directed programs, supported by full-time staff members. Together, these programs strive for change on multiple levels in the Boston and Cambridge communities. PBHA's dual focused mission is to provide vital resources to local communities and grow public service leaders.

PBHA strives for social justice. As a student-run organization, we draw upon the creative initiative of students and community members to foster collaboration that empowers individuals and communities. Through social service and social action, PBHA endeavors to meet community needs while advocating structural change. PBHA seeks to promote social awareness and community involvement at Harvard and beyond. PBHA is the umbrella organization for 86 student-directed programs, supported by full-time staff members. Together, these programs strive for change on multiple levels in the Boston and Cambridge communities. PBHA's dual focused mission is to provide vital resources to local communities and grow public service leaders.

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Financial

four stars

99.88

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
84.6%
  Administrative Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.92
  Program Expenses Growth 14.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Phillips Brook House Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Phillips Brook House Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Phillips Brook House Association (MA) 89.39 three stars
Community Voices Heard (CVH) (NY) 87.57 three stars
Local Initiatives Support Corporation (NY) 90.12 four stars
MidTown Cleveland (OH) 90.17 four stars
Center for Planning Excellence (LA) 89.10 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,510,933
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $165,848
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $226,010
Total Contributions $1,902,791
   Program Service Revenue $114,900
Total Primary Revenue $2,017,691
   Other Revenue $1,090,591
TOTAL REVENUE $3,108,282
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,096,556
   Administrative Expenses $343,938
   Fundraising Expenses $187,365
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,627,859
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-519,577
   
Net Assets $6,851,651

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
Term Programs $1,498,044 48.4%
Summer Programs $1,152,133 37.2%
Scholarship Programs $408,626 13.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-01 06/01/2020 89.39 three stars
2018-01 07/01/2019 89.38 three stars
2017-01 06/01/2018 89.37 three stars
2016-01 07/01/2017 88.66 three stars
2015-01 06/01/2016 87.39 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-01 02/01/2016 82.82 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 04-6046123
Name in IRS Master File PHILLIPS BROOK HOUSE ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED
NTEE Code B80
NTEE Classification Student Services, Organizations of Students
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (30) School, college, trade school, etc.
(59) Other school related activities
(927) Fundraising
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 November, 1954
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End January
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • January, 2018
  • January, 2017
  • January, 2016
  • January, 2015
  • January, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$96,694 2.66% Maria Dominguez Gray Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Phillips Brook House Association (MA) 89.39 three stars
WE ACT for Environmental Justice (NY) 96.59 four stars
Chicago Cares (IL) 90.31 four stars
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CompassPoint Nonprofit Services (CA) 87.86 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Phillips Brook House Association
1 Harvard Yard
Cambridge, MA 02138
tel: (617) 495-5526
fax: (617) 496-2461
EIN: 04-6046123

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Board Leadership

Meherina Khan
President

CEO

Maria Dominguez Gray
Executive Director

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