Human Services : Social Services

Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans

Working to end veteran homelessness in northeast IL. so that no person who has defended our homes goes without a home.

83.79

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 83.79
  Financial 82.68
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00
This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans (MSHV) provides housing, employment services, 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 357 unique veteran households annually across a thirteen 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. We rely on our donors and volunteers who partner with us to help ease the suffering of veterans and their families and make sure no hero is left behind!

The Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans (MSHV) provides housing, employment services, 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 357 unique veteran households annually across a thirteen 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. We rely on our donors and volunteers who partner with us to help ease the suffering of veterans and their families and make sure no hero is left behind!

Financial

82.68

Accountability & Transparency

85.00

This rating was published 09/01/2021 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)
72.5%
  Administrative Expenses 17.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.67
  Program Expenses Growth 3.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.4%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $767,669
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $827,859
Total Contributions $1,595,528
   Program Service Revenue $54,776
Total Primary Revenue $1,650,304
   Other Revenue $2,650
TOTAL REVENUE $1,652,954
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,199,785
   Administrative Expenses $386,722
   Fundraising Expenses $177,781
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,764,288
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-111,334
   
Net Assets $2,567,013

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$100,253 5.68% Christine Lewis Executive Director

Mission

The Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans (MSHV) provides housing, employment services, 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 357 unique veteran households annually across a thirteen 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. We rely on our donors and volunteers who partner with us to help ease the suffering of veterans and their families and make sure no hero is left behind!

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Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans (IL) 83.79
Veterans of Foreign Wars Foundation (MO) 86.43
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Green Beret Foundation (TX) 93.24
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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