Human Services : Homeless Services

Lotus House

Where hope blossoms

98.23

217 Northwest 15th Street Overtown, Miami, FL 33136
tel: (305) 438-0556   Web Site
EIN: 81-0652266

Board Leadership
Constance Collins
President

CEO
Constance Collins
Founder, Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 98.23
  Financial 97.50
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Lotus House is to improve the lives of homeless women, youth and children by providing sanctuary, support, education, tools and resources that empower them to improve the quality of their lives on every level, achieve greater self sufficiency, and build safe, secure lives. In their dreams come true, we enrich our community with the fruit of their potential realized. To support our mission, we also advocate on behalf of homeless women, youth and children to raise awareness of their special needs; inspire innovative, holistic solutions that truly break the cycle of childhood abuse, domestic violence and homelessness; and advance research and enlightened social policies for greater understanding, social inclusion and resources for homeless women and children. Currently, we are sheltering over 500 women, youth and children nightly.

The mission of Lotus House is to improve the lives of homeless women, youth and children by providing sanctuary, support, education, tools and resources that empower them to improve the quality of their lives on every level, achieve greater self sufficiency, and build safe, secure lives. In their dreams come true, we enrich our community with the fruit of their potential realized. To support our mission, we also advocate on behalf of homeless women, youth and children to raise awareness of their special needs; inspire innovative, holistic solutions that truly break the cycle of childhood abuse, domestic violence and homelessness; and advance research and enlightened social policies for greater understanding, social inclusion and resources for homeless women and children. Currently, we are sheltering over 500 women, youth and children nightly.

Financial

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2021 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)
97.7%
  Administrative Expenses 2.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.64
  Program Expenses Growth 23.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lotus House on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lotus House on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,208,874
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $676,581
   Related Organizations $342,312
   Government Grants $6,889,378
Total Contributions $12,117,145
   Program Service Revenue $75,504
Total Primary Revenue $12,192,649
   Other Revenue $-57,999
TOTAL REVENUE $12,134,650
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,796,774
   Administrative Expenses $232,626
   Fundraising Expenses $13,103
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,042,503
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,092,147
   
Net Assets $5,722,187

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Constance Collins President & CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$113,153 1.12% Anna Frusciante Secretary
$62,500 0.62% Rai Johnson Advisory Director
$33,030 0.32% Carole Jordan Advisory Director

Mission

The mission of Lotus House is to improve the lives of homeless women, youth and children by providing sanctuary, support, education, tools and resources that empower them to improve the quality of their lives on every level, achieve greater self sufficiency, and build safe, secure lives. In their dreams come true, we enrich our community with the fruit of their potential realized. To support our mission, we also advocate on behalf of homeless women, youth and children to raise awareness of their special needs; inspire innovative, holistic solutions that truly break the cycle of childhood abuse, domestic violence and homelessness; and advance research and enlightened social policies for greater understanding, social inclusion and resources for homeless women and children. Currently, we are sheltering over 500 women, youth and children nightly.

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Lotus House (FL) 98.23
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Charity Contact Info

Lotus House
217 Northwest 15th Street
Overtown, Miami, FL 33136
tel: (305) 438-0556
fax: (305) 438-0557
EIN: 81-0652266

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Board Leadership

Constance Collins
President

CEO

Constance Collins
Founder, Executive Director