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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

two stars

79.73

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

Board Leadership
Andy O’Brien
Chairman

CEO
C. Andrew McCawley
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 79.73 two stars
  Financial 72.21 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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

72.21

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 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)
66.5%
  Administrative Expenses 19.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.07
  Program Expenses Growth -2.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 31.7%
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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New England Center and Home for Veterans (MA) 79.73 two stars
Samaritan Ministries (NC) 91.02 four stars
Cross Roads House (NH) 90.75 four stars
My Friend's Place (CA) 97.17 four stars
National Council of the United States, Society of St. Vincent de Paul (MO) 86.77 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,343,318
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $539,331
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $5,734,099
Total Contributions $8,616,748
   Program Service Revenue $10,357
Total Primary Revenue $8,627,105
   Other Revenue $525,596
TOTAL REVENUE $9,152,701
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,249,201
   Administrative Expenses $1,957,985
   Fundraising Expenses $1,327,792
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,534,978
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-382,277
   
Net Assets $19,881,977

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
2019-06 12/01/2020 79.73 two stars
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
$209,050 2.19% C. Andrew McCawley President & CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$222,689 2.33% Kevin Ward Senior VP of Strategy & CFO

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New England Center and Home for Veterans (MA) 79.73 two stars
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Volunteer Ministry Center (TN) 96.45 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

Andy O’Brien
Chairman

CEO

C. Andrew McCawley
President, CEO

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