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Rosie's Place

A sanctuary for poor and homeless women

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four stars

91.81

889 Harrison Avenue Boston, MA 02118
tel: (617) 442-9322   Web Site
EIN: 04-2582187

Board Leadership
Deborah Pasculano
President

CEO
Sue Marsh
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.81 four stars
  Financial 90.78 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since 1974 poor and homeless women have found an oasis of hope and nourishment at Rosie's Place. The mission of Rosie's Place is to help women maintain their dignity, seek opportunity and find security in their lives. With the help of people who believe change is possible and share our vision of justice, Rosie's Place has accomplished amazing things, both big and small. Each year: 74,000 nutritionally balanced meals are served in our warm and cheery dining room; 800 women choose free non-perishable food items and fresh produce from our groceries program each month; more than 500 women find safety and nurturing in our emergency and short-term housing; and advocates help more than 100 women find a home of their own and avoid eviction.

Since 1974 poor and homeless women have found an oasis of hope and nourishment at Rosie's Place. The mission of Rosie's Place is to help women maintain their dignity, seek opportunity and find security in their lives. With the help of people who believe change is possible and share our vision of justice, Rosie's Place has accomplished amazing things, both big and small. Each year: 74,000 nutritionally balanced meals are served in our warm and cheery dining room; 800 women choose free non-perishable food items and fresh produce from our groceries program each month; more than 500 women find safety and nurturing in our emergency and short-term housing; and advocates help more than 100 women find a home of their own and avoid eviction.

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Financial

four stars

90.78

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
84.0%
  Administrative Expenses 3.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.23
  Program Expenses Growth 6.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rosie's Place on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rosie's Place on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rosie's Place (MA) 91.81 four stars
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Family Gateway (TX) 91.08 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,971,149
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,434,615
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $11,405,764
   Program Service Revenue $26,595
Total Primary Revenue $11,432,359
   Other Revenue $-159,453
TOTAL REVENUE $11,272,906
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,461,363
   Administrative Expenses $406,500
   Fundraising Expenses $1,288,331
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,156,194
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,116,712
   
Net Assets $21,016,235

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
Advocacy $4,595,057 54.3%
Food Program $2,341,759 27.7%
Women's Education $752,765 8.9%

Ratings History
Rosie's Place has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 07/01/2018 91.81 four stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 92.65 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 93.22 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 92.49 four stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 87.64 three stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 83.19 three stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 85.15 three stars
2011-06 04/01/2012 84.49 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 84.69 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 09/01/2010 93.36 four stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 93.44 four stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 93.55 four stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 73.70 two stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 70.42 two stars
2004-06 01/01/2006 83.89 three stars
2003-06 10/01/2004 90.82 four 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 04-2582187
Name in IRS Master File ROSIES PLACE 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 (408) Community service organization
(402) Other activity aimed t combating community deterioration
(560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
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 May, 1976
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$162,412 1.59% Sue Marsh Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rosie's Place (MA) 91.81 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Rosie's Place
889 Harrison Avenue
Boston, MA 02118
tel: (617) 442-9322
fax: (617) 442-7825
EIN: 04-2582187

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Board Leadership

Deborah Pasculano
President

CEO

Sue Marsh
Executive Director

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