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Human Services : Social Services

Houston Area Women's Center

Ending domestic and sexual violence for all

85.48

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

Board Leadership
Cindy Deere
Chair

CEO
Emilee Dawn Whitehurst
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.48
  Financial 80.71
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Houston Area Women's Center works to end domestic and sexual violence and supports all in building safe and healthy lives through advocacy, counseling, education, shelter and support services.



HAWC's services are free, confidential and available to everyone.

The Houston Area Women's Center works to end domestic and sexual violence and supports all in building safe and healthy lives through advocacy, counseling, education, shelter and support services.



HAWC's services are free, confidential and available to everyone.

Financial

80.71

Accountability & Transparency

93.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 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)
70.0%
  Administrative Expenses 22.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.69
  Program Expenses Growth -2.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.8%
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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Houston Area Women's Center (TX) 85.48
The Women's Center of Tarrant County (TX) 91.16
Domestic Violence Project (OH) 86.54
The SAFE Alliance (TX) 93.98
Women's Center & Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh (PA) 94.69

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,067,388
   Federated Campaigns $630,000
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $813,622
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,378,275
Total Contributions $7,889,285
   Program Service Revenue $1,940
Total Primary Revenue $7,891,225
   Other Revenue $-61,332
TOTAL REVENUE $7,829,893
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,816,506
   Administrative Expenses $2,112,897
   Fundraising Expenses $744,230
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,673,633
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-843,740
   
Net Assets $14,993,901

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
Housing Program $3,098,318 53.3%
Residential Services $2,355,271 40.5%
Violence Prevention & Community Education $362,917 6.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 07/01/2021 85.48
2018-12 06/01/2020 88.75
2017-12 12/20/2019 91.35
2017-12 05/01/2019 90.03
2016-12 07/01/2018 94.12
2015-12 06/01/2017 98.27
2014-12 09/01/2016 96.79
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.10
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 91.75
2013-12 07/01/2015 90.47
2012-12 07/01/2014 93.49
2012-12 04/01/2014 91.82
2011-12 07/01/2013 92.26
2011-12 06/01/2013 91.76
2010-12 02/01/2012 88.11
2009-12 09/20/2011 86.46
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 80.91
2008-12 05/01/2010 81.87
2007-12 07/01/2009 89.93
2006-12 12/15/2007 86.85

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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$209,700 2.41% Emilee Whitehurst President, CEO

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Houston Area Women's Center (TX) 85.48
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Hubbard House (FL) 94.10
One Safe Place (CA) 88.01
Haven, Montana (MT) 89.54

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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

Cindy Deere
Chair

CEO

Emilee Dawn Whitehurst
President and CEO

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