Human Services : Homeless Services

Project HOME

None of us are home until all of us are home

four stars

95.89

1515 Fairmount Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19130
tel: (215) 232-7272   Web Site
EIN: 23-2555950

Board Leadership
Debbie Fretz
Chairperson

CEO
Sister Mary Scullion
President and Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.89 four stars
  Financial 94.20 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Project HOME (Housing, Opportunities for Employment, Medical Care, Education) community is to empower adults, children, and families to break the cycle of homelessness and poverty, to alleviate the underlying causes of poverty, and to enable all of us to attain our fullest potential as individuals and as members of the broader society. We strive to create a safe and respectful environment where we support each other in our struggles for self-esteem, recovery, and the confidence to move toward self-actualization. Project HOME achieves its mission through a continuum of care comprised of street outreach, a range of supportive housing, and comprehensive services. Project HOME is committed to social and political advocacy.

The mission of the Project HOME (Housing, Opportunities for Employment, Medical Care, Education) community is to empower adults, children, and families to break the cycle of homelessness and poverty, to alleviate the underlying causes of poverty, and to enable all of us to attain our fullest potential as individuals and as members of the broader society. We strive to create a safe and respectful environment where we support each other in our struggles for self-esteem, recovery, and the confidence to move toward self-actualization. Project HOME achieves its mission through a continuum of care comprised of street outreach, a range of supportive housing, and comprehensive services. Project HOME is committed to social and political advocacy.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of people no longer living in unsafe or substandard housing as a result of the nonprofit's efforts
995
Number of households that obtain/retain permanent housing for at least 6 months
647
This impact information is current as of August 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

94.20

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
82.2%
  Administrative Expenses 13.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.80
  Program Expenses Growth 10.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 22.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Project HOME on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Project HOME on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $21,948,836
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $74,712
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $12,816,707
Total Contributions $34,840,255
   Program Service Revenue $8,959,815
Total Primary Revenue $43,800,070
   Other Revenue $1,496,411
TOTAL REVENUE $45,296,481
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $26,179,779
   Administrative Expenses $4,079,400
   Fundraising Expenses $1,337,980
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $31,597,159
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $13,699,322
   
Net Assets $87,205,070

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$134,729 0.42% Mary Scullion President, Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$259,733 0.82% Joan Dawson-Mcconnon CFO/Treasurer/Assoc. Exec.
$155,345 0.49% Suzanne Smith VP, Residential & Homeless
$152,379 0.48% Mary Graham-Zak VP, Information Technology
$145,504 0.46% Janet Stearns VP, Real Estate Development

Mission

The mission of the Project HOME (Housing, Opportunities for Employment, Medical Care, Education) community is to empower adults, children, and families to break the cycle of homelessness and poverty, to alleviate the underlying causes of poverty, and to enable all of us to attain our fullest potential as individuals and as members of the broader society. We strive to create a safe and respectful environment where we support each other in our struggles for self-esteem, recovery, and the confidence to move toward self-actualization. Project HOME achieves its mission through a continuum of care comprised of street outreach, a range of supportive housing, and comprehensive services. Project HOME is committed to social and political advocacy.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Project HOME (PA) 95.89 four stars
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Tender Mercies (OH) 93.83 four stars
On The Rise (MA) 90.70 four stars
The Road Home (UT) 93.98 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Project HOME
1515 Fairmount Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19130
tel: (215) 232-7272
fax: (215) 232-7277
EIN: 23-2555950

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Board Leadership

Debbie Fretz
Chairperson

CEO

Sister Mary Scullion
President and Executive Director