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Human Services : Social Services

Houston Area Women's Center

Ending domestic and sexual violence

four stars

94.12

1010 Waugh Drive Houston, TX 77019
tel: (713) 528-6798   Web Site
EIN: 74-2029166

Board Leadership
Carrie G. Potter
Chair

CEO
Sonia Corrales
Interim President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.12 four stars
  Financial 92.25 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Houston Area Women's Center's helps individuals affected by domestic and sexual violence in their efforts to move their lives forward. We provide shelter, counseling and advocacy to support them in building lives free from the effects of violence. We seek social change to end domestic and sexual violence through community awareness and education. Our services are confidential and available to everyone.

The Houston Area Women's Center's helps individuals affected by domestic and sexual violence in their efforts to move their lives forward. We provide shelter, counseling and advocacy to support them in building lives free from the effects of violence. We seek social change to end domestic and sexual violence through community awareness and education. Our services are confidential and available to everyone.

Financial

four stars

92.25

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
80.5%
  Administrative Expenses 11.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.90
  Program Expenses Growth 2.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Houston Area Women's Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Houston Area Women's Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Houston Area Women's Center (TX) 94.12 four stars
The Women's Center, Wisconsin (WI) 86.46 three stars
Lydia's House (MO) 88.37 three stars
InterAct (NC) 89.26 three stars
LifeWire (WA) 92.81 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,318,062
   Federated Campaigns $696,168
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $613,904
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,539,458
Total Contributions $7,167,592
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $7,167,592
   Other Revenue $351,725
TOTAL REVENUE $7,519,317
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,233,062
   Administrative Expenses $877,643
   Fundraising Expenses $714,514
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,825,219
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-305,902
   
Net Assets $15,379,325

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
Non-Residential Services (Emergency Services) $3,543,951 56.9%
Residential Services (Shelter Services) $2,045,911 32.8%
Violence Prevention & Community Education $643,200 10.3%

Ratings History
Houston Area Women's Center has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 07/01/2018 94.12 four stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 98.27 four stars
2014-12 09/01/2016 96.79 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.10 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 91.75 four stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 90.47 four stars
2012-12 07/01/2014 93.49 four stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 91.82 four stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 92.26 four stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 91.76 four stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 88.11 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 86.46 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 80.91 three stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 81.87 three stars
2007-12 07/01/2009 89.93 three stars
2006-12 12/15/2007 86.85 three stars
2005-12 12/15/2006 96.85 four stars
2004-12 02/01/2006 92.95 four stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 96.24 four stars
2002-12 01/01/2004 97.49 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 74-2029166
Name in IRS Master File HOUSTON AREA WOMENS CENTER INC
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 (296) Community center
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 March, 1978
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 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
$177,178 2.26% Rebecca White President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Houston Area Women's Center (TX) 94.12 four stars
The Blue Bench (CO) 89.19 three stars
Domestic Violence Intervention Services, Inc. (DVIS) (OK) 93.58 four stars
Next Door Solutions to Domestic Violence (CA) 86.11 three stars
My Sister's Place (DC) 92.33 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Houston Area Women's Center
1010 Waugh Drive
Houston, TX 77019
tel: (713) 528-6798
TTY: (713) 528-3625
EIN: 74-2029166

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Board Leadership

Carrie G. Potter
Chair

CEO

Sonia Corrales
Interim President, CEO

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