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Health : Treatment and Prevention Services

The Source

Empowering healthy reproductive choices

three stars

83.51

6009 Richmond Avenue Suite 130
Houston, TX 77057
tel: (713) 780-0030   Web Site
EIN: 76-0025661

Board Leadership
Terry Hart
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Lawrence S. Brewster
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.51 three stars
  Financial 79.44 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Source For Women provides cost-free, confidential reproductive health services. We focus on pregnancy support that includes testing and ultrasounds as well as assisting in the prevention of reproductive-related infections, diseases and cancers. Our holistic approach empowers you to consider the health of your whole being––body, mind, and spirit––when it comes to your relationships and reproductive choices.

The Source For Women provides cost-free, confidential reproductive health services. We focus on pregnancy support that includes testing and ultrasounds as well as assisting in the prevention of reproductive-related infections, diseases and cancers. Our holistic approach empowers you to consider the health of your whole being––body, mind, and spirit––when it comes to your relationships and reproductive choices.

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Financial

two stars

79.44

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
74.3%
  Administrative Expenses 13.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.15
  Program Expenses Growth 22.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 33.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Source on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Source on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Constituent Voice

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How is the organization collecting feedback?
Electronic surveys (by email, tablet, etc), Paper surveys, Case management notes, Suggestion box/email
How is the organization using feedback?
To identify and remedy poor client service experiences, To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To make fundamental changes to our programs and/or operations, To inform the development of new programs/projects
With whom is the organization sharing feedback?
Our staff, Our board, Our funders, Our community partners
What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?
It is difficult to get the people we serve to respond to requests for feedback
Describe a recent change in your organization that resulted from feedback.
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Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Source (TX) 83.51 three stars
CareNet Pregnancy Centers, Amarillo (TX) 95.26 four stars
Pregnancy Decision Health Centers (OH) 86.46 three stars
Life Network (CO) 85.05 three stars
Align Life Ministries (PA) 92.52 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,144,085
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,144,085
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,144,085
   Other Revenue $124,701
TOTAL REVENUE $1,268,786
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,331,526
   Administrative Expenses $182,047
   Fundraising Expenses $206,249
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,719,822
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-451,036
   
Net Assets $234,378

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 03/01/2020 83.51 three stars
2017-12 10/01/2019 87.45 three stars
2017-12 07/01/2019 83.81 three stars
2016-12 11/01/2018 86.75 three stars
2016-12 08/01/2018 82.53 three stars
2015-12 09/01/2017 83.48 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 76-0025661
Name in IRS Master File SOURCE FOR WOMEN OF HOUSTON INC
NTEE Code E40
NTEE Classification Reproductive Health Care Facilities and Allied Services
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (125) Giving information or opinion (see also Advocacy)
(7) Evangelism
(29) Other religious activities
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, 1983
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
$143,960 8.37% Larry Brewster Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Source (TX) 83.51 three stars
Alternatives Pregnancy Center (CO) 86.21 three stars
CareNet Pregnancy Centers, Amarillo (TX) 95.26 four stars
First Care Women's Clinic (FL) 90.60 four stars
Align Life Ministries (PA) 92.52 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Source
6009 Richmond Avenue
Suite 130
Houston, TX 77057
tel: (713) 780-0030
EIN: 76-0025661

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Board Leadership

Terry Hart
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Lawrence S. Brewster
Chief Executive Officer

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