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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Covenant House Florida

Opening doors for homeless youth

four stars

91.57

733 Breakers Avenue Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
tel: (800) 683-8338   Web Site
EIN: 59-2323607

Board Leadership
David Grabosky
Chairman

CEO
Renée Trincanello
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.57 four stars
  Financial 88.09 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Covenant House Florida serves runaway, homeless, and at-risk youth under 21 including teen parents and their babies. We opened in Ft. Lauderdale in 1985 and expanded to Orlando in 1995. Every day, we reach over 200 kids in Ft. Lauderdale and Orlando via our street outreach, crisis shelters, transitional housing projects, and walk-in and aftercare services, making Covenant House Florida one of the largest private agencies serving runaway and homeless youth in the state of Florida. We who recognize God's providence and fidelity to His people are dedicated to living out His covenant among ourselves and those children we serve, with absolute respect and unconditional love.

Covenant House Florida serves runaway, homeless, and at-risk youth under 21 including teen parents and their babies. We opened in Ft. Lauderdale in 1985 and expanded to Orlando in 1995. Every day, we reach over 200 kids in Ft. Lauderdale and Orlando via our street outreach, crisis shelters, transitional housing projects, and walk-in and aftercare services, making Covenant House Florida one of the largest private agencies serving runaway and homeless youth in the state of Florida. We who recognize God's providence and fidelity to His people are dedicated to living out His covenant among ourselves and those children we serve, with absolute respect and unconditional love.

Financial

three stars

88.09

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 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)
86.8%
  Administrative Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.57
  Program Expenses Growth 1.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Covenant House Florida on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Covenant House Florida on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Covenant House Florida (FL) 91.57 four stars
YouthCare (WA) 88.93 three stars
KidsTLC (KS) 92.92 four stars
Florida Sheriffs Youth Ranches (FL) 86.11 three stars
Avenues for Justice (NY) 94.90 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,438,103
   Federated Campaigns $147,891
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $439,796
   Related Organizations $3,101,035
   Government Grants $2,511,002
Total Contributions $8,637,827
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $8,637,827
   Other Revenue $-117,299
TOTAL REVENUE $8,520,528
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,209,764
   Administrative Expenses $508,813
   Fundraising Expenses $593,091
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,311,668
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $208,860
   
Net Assets $4,699,272

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
Shelter and Crisis Care $4,463,157 61.9%
Mother/Child Program $1,075,685 14.9%
Rights of Passage $950,023 13.2%

Ratings History
Covenant House Florida has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 02/01/2019 91.57 four stars
2016-06 12/22/2017 90.61 four stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 90.29 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.14 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 04/01/2016 86.15 three stars
2014-06 10/01/2015 84.37 three stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 87.99 three stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 84.40 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 84.54 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 76.92 two stars
2009-06 10/01/2010 83.92 three stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 86.05 three stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 79.15 two stars
2006-06 09/01/2007 71.60 two stars
2005-06 10/01/2006 71.21 two stars
2004-06 06/01/2005 72.81 two stars
2003-06 06/01/2004 70.52 two stars
2002-06 02/05/2003 72.35 two stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 75.83 two 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 59-2323607
Name in IRS Master File COVENANT HOUSE FLORIDA INC
NTEE Code P73
NTEE Classification Group Home (Long Term)
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (326) Care and housing of children (orphanage, etc)
(328) Combat juvenile delinquency
(349) Other youth organization or 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 December, 1983
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$183,079 2.20% James Gress Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Covenant House Florida (FL) 91.57 four stars
The Omaha Home for Boys (NE) 87.45 three stars
Southeastern Children's Home (SC) 90.82 four stars
High Plains Children's Home and Family Services (TX) 88.30 three stars
Rawhide (WI) 96.91 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Covenant House Florida
733 Breakers Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
tel: (800) 683-8338
fax: (954) 565-6551
EIN: 59-2323607

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Board Leadership

David Grabosky
Chairman

CEO

Renée Trincanello
Executive Director

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