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Human Services : Social Services

Laurel House

Working to End Domestic Violence

four stars

91.65

P.O. Box 764 Norristown, PA 19404
tel: (610) 277-1860   Web Site
EIN: 23-2172743

Board Leadership
Mary Griffith-Alfarano & Colleen Lelli
Co-Presidents

CEO
Beth Sturman
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.65 four stars
  Financial 95.72 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Laurel House is dedicated to the vision of ending domestic violence in each life, home and community. The mission of Laurel House is to: advocate for and empower those impacted by domestic violence by providing crisis intervention, safe haven, supportive programs and resources and to advance social change through preventative education and through community training and collaboration to foster a coordinated response to domestic abuse.

Laurel House is dedicated to the vision of ending domestic violence in each life, home and community. The mission of Laurel House is to: advocate for and empower those impacted by domestic violence by providing crisis intervention, safe haven, supportive programs and resources and to advance social change through preventative education and through community training and collaboration to foster a coordinated response to domestic abuse.

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Financial

four stars

95.72

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
78.8%
  Administrative Expenses 12.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.49
  Program Expenses Growth 11.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Laurel House on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Laurel House on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Laurel House (PA) 91.65 four stars
Safe Place of the Permian Basin (TX) 85.46 three stars
The SAFE Alliance (TX) 92.74 four stars
Next Door Solutions to Domestic Violence (CA) 90.08 four stars
Domestic Violence Intervention Services, Inc. (DVIS) (OK) 91.89 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $895,532
   Federated Campaigns $33,047
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $258,916
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,305,951
Total Contributions $2,493,446
   Program Service Revenue $10,264
Total Primary Revenue $2,503,710
   Other Revenue $512,479
TOTAL REVENUE $3,016,189
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,326,946
   Administrative Expenses $348,522
   Fundraising Expenses $177,793
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,853,261
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $162,928
   
Net Assets $3,782,676

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/Transitional Housing $638,579 27.4%
Counseling Services/Children's Program $595,782 25.6%
Community Education $387,334 16.6%

Ratings History
Laurel House has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 06/01/2020 91.65 four stars
2018-06 06/01/2019 90.60 four 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 23-2172743
Name in IRS Master File LAUREL HOUSE
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 (269) Vacation benefits
(429) Other inner city or community benefit 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, 1982
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$107,589 3.77% Beth Sturman Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Laurel House (PA) 91.65 four stars
Between Friends (IL) 87.09 three stars
Rose Brooks Center (MO) 91.27 four stars
SafeHouse Center (MI) 93.78 four stars
Betty Griffin Center (FL) 94.05 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Laurel House
P.O. Box 764
Norristown, PA 19404
tel: (610) 277-1860
fax: (610) 277-6425
EIN: 23-2172743

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Board Leadership

Mary Griffith-Alfarano & Colleen Lelli
Co-Presidents

CEO

Beth Sturman
Executive Director

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