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Human Services : Social Services

Family Shelter Service

Healing from Domestic Abuse

three stars

86.89

605 East Roosevelt Road Wheaton, IL 60187
tel: (630) 221-8290   Web Site
EIN: 36-2883552

Board Leadership
Paul Travers
President

CEO
Judie Caribeaux
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.89 three stars
  Financial 81.91 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Family Shelter Service transforms lives by offering help and hope to those affected by domestic violence. Family Shelter Service was founded in 1976 by a group of caring and concerned individuals who wanted to help the growing numbers of homeless people in DuPage County. In 1982, with the passage of the Illinois Domestic Violence Act, the Court Advocacy Program was implemented. The Children's Program was added in 1984. In 1986, a second 18-bed shelter opened. A third shelter that houses our special transitional program opened in 1989, bringing the total shelter capacity to 43 beds. Also in 1989, Family Shelter Service played a significant role in the development and implementation of the DuPage County Domestic Violence Protocol, which provides the structure for the community's response to domestic violence.

Family Shelter Service transforms lives by offering help and hope to those affected by domestic violence. Family Shelter Service was founded in 1976 by a group of caring and concerned individuals who wanted to help the growing numbers of homeless people in DuPage County. In 1982, with the passage of the Illinois Domestic Violence Act, the Court Advocacy Program was implemented. The Children's Program was added in 1984. In 1986, a second 18-bed shelter opened. A third shelter that houses our special transitional program opened in 1989, bringing the total shelter capacity to 43 beds. Also in 1989, Family Shelter Service played a significant role in the development and implementation of the DuPage County Domestic Violence Protocol, which provides the structure for the community's response to domestic violence.

Financial

three stars

81.91

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 08/01/2017 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)
77.9%
  Administrative Expenses 11.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.17
  Program Expenses Growth -2.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Family Shelter Service on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Family Shelter Service on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Family Shelter Service (IL) 86.89 three stars
Rose Brooks Center (MO) 90.92 four stars
Sanctuary for Families (NY) 93.32 four stars
Friendship Home of Lincoln, INC (NE) 92.41 four stars
Domestic Violence Solutions for Santa Barbara County (CA) 85.58 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $893,780
   Federated Campaigns $86,700
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $256,287
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $989,276
Total Contributions $2,226,043
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,226,043
   Other Revenue $210,489
TOTAL REVENUE $2,436,532
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,866,681
   Administrative Expenses $307,287
   Fundraising Expenses $251,546
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,425,514
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $11,018
   
Net Assets $5,561,515

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
Residential Program $576,789 30.9%
Women and Children Counseling Services $538,717 28.8%
Community Advocacy $290,507 15.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 08/01/2017 86.89 three stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 87.40 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 90.04 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 85.11 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 36-2883552
Name in IRS Master File FAMILY SHELTER SERVICE INC
NTEE Code P43
NTEE Classification Family Violence Shelters, Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (158) Rescue and emergency service
(165) Community health planning
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 January, 1977
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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
$108,019 4.45% Judie Caribeaux Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Family Shelter Service (IL) 86.89 three stars
Hubbard House (FL) 90.93 four stars
Sheltering Wings Center for Women (IN) 94.70 four stars
Human Options (CA) 88.22 three stars
Community Action Stops Abuse (FL) 91.38 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Family Shelter Service
605 East Roosevelt Road
Wheaton, IL 60187
tel: (630) 221-8290
fax: (630) 221-8098
EIN: 36-2883552

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Board Leadership

Paul Travers
President

CEO

Judie Caribeaux
Executive Director

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