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Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans

Working to end veteran homelessness

three stars

86.11

433 South Carlton Avenue Wheaton, IL 60187
tel: (630) 871-8387   Web Site
EIN: 36-4337985

Board Leadership
Scott Ziemba
President

CEO
Christine Lewis
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.11 three stars
  Financial 87.32 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans (MSHV) provides housing, supportive services and community outreach to help homeless and at-risk veterans and their families achieve self-sufficiency. Founded in 2007, by Vietnam War veteran Bob Adams and Gulf War veteran Dirk Enger, MSHV operates on a vision of no veteran left behind due to homelessness, joblessness, poverty and/or mental health issues. The Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans serves more than 500 veteran households annually across a seven county service area. We desire to ease the suffering of veterans and their families and to empower them to become productive members of their community.

The Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans (MSHV) provides housing, supportive services and community outreach to help homeless and at-risk veterans and their families achieve self-sufficiency. Founded in 2007, by Vietnam War veteran Bob Adams and Gulf War veteran Dirk Enger, MSHV operates on a vision of no veteran left behind due to homelessness, joblessness, poverty and/or mental health issues. The Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans serves more than 500 veteran households annually across a seven county service area. We desire to ease the suffering of veterans and their families and to empower them to become productive members of their community.

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Financial

three stars

87.32

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
76.3%
  Administrative Expenses 14.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.86
  Program Expenses Growth 2.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans (IL) 86.11 three stars
Support The Enlisted Project (STEP) (CA) 92.72 four stars
Fisher House Foundation (MD) 99.83 four stars
Operation Support Our Troops - America (IL) 94.47 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $563,583
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $83,815
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $775,529
Total Contributions $1,422,927
   Program Service Revenue $52,600
Total Primary Revenue $1,475,527
   Other Revenue $13,324
TOTAL REVENUE $1,488,851
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,032,134
   Administrative Expenses $206,734
   Fundraising Expenses $140,738
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,379,606
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $109,245
   
Net Assets $2,605,551

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
Veteran Families Program $546,342 52.9%
Housing and Supportive Services $485,792 47.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 03/01/2019 86.11 three stars
2016-12 11/01/2018 88.97 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 36-4337985
Name in IRS Master File MIDWEST SHELTER FOR HOMELESS VETERANS INC
NTEE Code P85
NTEE Classification Homeless Persons Centers, Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 October, 2005
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$85,543 6.20% Jane Tyschenko-Mysliwiec Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans (IL) 86.11 three stars
Semper Fi Fund (CA) 98.23 four stars
National Veterans Foundation (CA) 89.03 three stars
USO of Illinois (IL) 95.71 four stars
Bob Woodruff Family Foundation (NY) 95.93 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans
433 South Carlton Avenue
Wheaton, IL 60187
tel: (630) 871-8387
EIN: 36-4337985

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Board Leadership

Scott Ziemba
President

CEO

Christine Lewis
Executive Director

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