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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Covenant House Texas

Opening doors for homeless youth

four stars

94.61

1111 Lovett Boulevard Houston, TX 77006
tel: (713) 523-2231   Web Site
EIN: 76-0050882

Board Leadership
Kurt D. Nondorf
Chairman

CEO
Ronda G. Robinson
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.61 four stars
  Financial 92.39 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

92.39

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
80.4%
  Administrative Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.04
  Program Expenses Growth 2.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Covenant House Texas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Covenant House Texas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Covenant House Texas (TX) 94.61 four stars
Mercy Multiplied (TN) 91.08 four stars
Black Mountain Home for Children, Youth & Families (NC) 92.58 four stars
Boys & Girls Harbor, Texas (TX) 86.92 three stars
Attention Homes (CO) 88.89 three stars

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Covenant House Texas is part of an international network founded in New York. Covenant House Texas opened its doors in Houston in 1983. We help kids in crisis through residential programs, community services and outreach efforts designed to keep young people off the streets. Each night, Covenant House Texas provides shelter to an average of 100 residential clients under the age of 21. We work with dozens more who come in for walk-in services, meet with our HIV case manager or visit counselors through our aftercare program. In addition, we serve hundreds of homeless kids and at-risk youths through our outreach and prevention efforts.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,660,453
   Federated Campaigns $32,254
   Membership Dues $4,156
   Fundraising Events $946,975
   Related Organizations $1,615,000
   Government Grants $770,800
Total Contributions $5,029,638
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,029,638
   Other Revenue $-25,604
TOTAL REVENUE $5,004,034
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,353,736
   Administrative Expenses $718,806
   Fundraising Expenses $438,876
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,511,418
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-507,384
   
Net Assets $5,605,494

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 $2,479,917 57.0%
Rights of Passage Reform $1,070,682 24.6%
Medical Services $479,446 11.0%

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 11/01/2016 94.61 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.49 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 89.77 three stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 85.04 three stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 85.82 three stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 78.34 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 80.44 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 08/01/2010 80.47 three stars
2007-06 10/01/2009 72.75 two stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 74.64 two stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 67.54 one star
2004-06 07/01/2005 71.37 two stars
2003-06 06/01/2004 84.74 three stars
2002-06 04/01/2004 85.60 three 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 76-0050882
Name in IRS Master File COVENANT HOUSE TEXAS
NTEE Code P30
NTEE Classification Children's, Youth Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (326) Care and housing of children (orphanage, etc)
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 June, 1983
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$144,803 2.62% Ronda G. Robinson Executive Director

Covenant House Texas is part of an international network founded in New York. Covenant House Texas opened its doors in Houston in 1983. We help kids in crisis through residential programs, community services and outreach efforts designed to keep young people off the streets. Each night, Covenant House Texas provides shelter to an average of 100 residential clients under the age of 21. We work with dozens more who come in for walk-in services, meet with our HIV case manager or visit counselors through our aftercare program. In addition, we serve hundreds of homeless kids and at-risk youths through our outreach and prevention efforts.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Covenant House Texas (TX) 94.61 four stars
Cal Farley's (TX) 85.44 three stars
Our Little Haven (MO) 92.02 four stars
Bethel Bible Village (TN) 91.23 four stars
Boys Town (NE) 90.54 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Covenant House Texas
1111 Lovett Boulevard
Houston, TX 77006
tel: (713) 523-2231
EIN: 76-0050882

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Board Leadership

Kurt D. Nondorf
Chairman

CEO

Ronda G. Robinson
Executive Director

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