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Human Services : Homeless Services

New England Center and Home for Veterans

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

84.81

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 84.81
  Financial 78.53
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 08/03/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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.

Financial

78.53

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 08/03/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
67.8%
  Administrative Expenses 19.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.07
  Program Expenses Growth 5.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 33.6%
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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New England Center and Home for Veterans (MA) 84.81
LifeMoves (CA) 94.16
Chrysalis (CA) 92.92
ForKids (VA) 91.71
Our House, Georgia (GA) 89.62

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,431,682
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $532,066
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $6,901,896
Total Contributions $10,865,644
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $10,865,644
   Other Revenue $451,299
TOTAL REVENUE $11,316,943
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,461,775
   Administrative Expenses $1,884,559
   Fundraising Expenses $1,096,461
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,442,795
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $874,148
   
Net Assets $20,756,125

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
Transitional Housing Services $3,118,298 41.8%
Transitional Human Services $2,225,527 29.8%
Community Based Stabilization Services $2,117,950 28.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-06 08/03/2021 84.81
2019-06 12/01/2020 79.73
2018-06 11/01/2019 80.08
2017-06 11/01/2018 82.20
2016-06 12/01/2017 85.72
2015-06 03/01/2017 91.32
2014-06 06/01/2016 91.49
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 90.75
2013-06 09/01/2014 80.92
2012-06 07/01/2013 81.91
2011-06 05/01/2012 83.15
2010-06 09/20/2011 74.50
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 65.35
2009-06 06/01/2010 87.33
2008-06 08/01/2009 64.72
2007-06 07/01/2008 61.59
2006-06 02/01/2007 57.26
2005-06 05/01/2006 55.16
2004-06 05/01/2005 56.91
2003-06 05/01/2004 59.98

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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$218,156 2.08% C. Andrew McCawley President & CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$220,234 2.10% Kevin Ward Senior VP of Strategy

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New England Center and Home for Veterans (MA) 84.81
Samaritan Ministries (NC) 93.61
Abode Services (CA) 94.69
Homeless Youth Connection (AZ) 96.66
Hesed House (IL) 95.76

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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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