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New England Center and Home for Veterans

Providing Veterans experiencing challenges with the tools needed for meaningful employment and independent living

three stars

80.08

17 Court Street Boston, MA 02108
tel: (617) 371-1800   Web Site
EIN: 04-3007211

Board Leadership
F. Beirne Lovely
Chairman

CEO
C. Andrew McCawley
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.08 three stars
  Financial 72.72 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The New England Center and Home for Veterans (NECHV) was founded in 1989 and is one of the Nation's largest private resource providers for Veterans of every era who face challenges and/or are at-risk of homelessness.

The Center currently houses approximately 280 male and female Veterans every night at its downtown Boston facility. It has a capacity to provide transitional and emergency housing for 183 Veterans who are working to escape homelessness; and permanent supportive housing units for 97 Veterans.

NECHV is continually expanding, refining and improving its programs of service to ensure it is able to address the complex challenges that Veterans may face. Collaborative partnerships with medical facilities, government agencies, educational institutions, the businesses community, and other community-based service providers have enabled NECHV to emerge as one of the country's largest private Veteran service providers.

The New England Center and Home for Veterans (NECHV) was founded in 1989 and is one of the Nation's largest private resource providers for Veterans of every era who face challenges and/or are at-risk of homelessness.

The Center currently houses approximately 280 male and female Veterans every night at its downtown Boston facility. It has a capacity to provide transitional and emergency housing for 183 Veterans who are working to escape homelessness; and permanent supportive housing units for 97 Veterans.

NECHV is continually expanding, refining and improving its programs of service to ensure it is able to address the complex challenges that Veterans may face. Collaborative partnerships with medical facilities, government agencies, educational institutions, the businesses community, and other community-based service providers have enabled NECHV to emerge as one of the country's largest private Veteran service providers.

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Financial

two stars

72.72

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
68.3%
  Administrative Expenses 18.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.10
  Program Expenses Growth -2.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New England Center and Home for Veterans on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New England Center and Home for Veterans on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New England Center and Home for Veterans (MA) 80.08 three stars
The INN (NY) 89.66 three stars
Our House, Arkansas (AR) 99.81 four stars
CARITAS (VA) 90.05 four stars
Carpenter's Shelter (VA) 85.84 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,906,871
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $537,012
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $6,255,856
Total Contributions $9,699,739
   Program Service Revenue $22,910
Total Primary Revenue $9,722,649
   Other Revenue $1,336,045
TOTAL REVENUE $11,058,694
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,419,163
   Administrative Expenses $1,956,831
   Fundraising Expenses $1,320,294
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,696,288
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,362,406
   
Net Assets $20,264,254

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 11/01/2019 80.08 three stars
2017-06 11/01/2018 82.20 three stars
2016-06 12/01/2017 85.72 three stars
2015-06 03/01/2017 91.32 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 91.49 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 90.75 four stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 80.92 three stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 81.91 three stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 83.15 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 74.50 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 65.35 one star
2009-06 06/01/2010 87.33 three stars
2008-06 08/01/2009 64.72 one star
2007-06 07/01/2008 61.59 one star
2006-06 02/01/2007 57.26 one star
2005-06 05/01/2006 55.16 one star
2004-06 05/01/2005 56.91 one star
2003-06 05/01/2004 59.98 one star
2002-06 03/01/2004 64.11 one star

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

EIN 04-3007211
Name in IRS Master File VIETNAM VETERANS WORKSHOP INC
NTEE Code L41
NTEE Classification Homeless, Temporary Shelter For
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (907) Veterans 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 September, 1988
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$197,671 2.03% C. Andrew Mccawley President & CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$206,099 2.12% Kevin A. Ward Senior Vice President of Strategy, CFO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New England Center and Home for Veterans (MA) 80.08 three stars
Tender Mercies (OH) 89.57 three stars
The Bridge Fund of New York (NY) 88.29 three stars
Lantern House (UT) 87.27 three stars
Shepherd's Table (MD) 92.88 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

New England Center and Home for Veterans
17 Court Street
Boston, MA 02108
tel: (617) 371-1800
fax: (617) 371-1771
EIN: 04-3007211

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Board Leadership

F. Beirne Lovely
Chairman

CEO

C. Andrew McCawley
President, CEO

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