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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

A Place Called Home

A positive environment where young people develop tools and are empowered to have successful, fulfilling lives.

four stars

95.60

2830 South Central Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90011
tel: (323) 232-7653   Web Site
EIN: 95-4427291

Board Leadership
Barbara Glazer
Chair

CEO
Jonathan Zeichner
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.60 four stars
  Financial 95.24 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

A Place Called Home provides a safe, nurturing environment in South Central Los Angeles where, through programs for education, arts and well-being, underserved youth become the authors of their own lives and are inspired to make a meaningful difference in their community and the world.

A Place Called Home provides a safe, nurturing environment in South Central Los Angeles where, through programs for education, arts and well-being, underserved youth become the authors of their own lives and are inspired to make a meaningful difference in their community and the world.

Financial

four stars

95.24

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2021 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)
77.1%
  Administrative Expenses 11.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.79
  Program Expenses Growth 17.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by A Place Called Home on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by A Place Called Home on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
A Place Called Home (CA) 95.60 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Golden Spread Council (TX) 90.17 four stars
Aloha Council Boy Scouts of America (HI) 86.45 three stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Orange County and the Inland Empire (CA) 93.52 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Wake County (NC) 95.86 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,805,243
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,569,225
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,374,468
   Program Service Revenue $327,711
Total Primary Revenue $6,702,179
   Other Revenue $56,582
TOTAL REVENUE $6,758,761
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,348,484
   Administrative Expenses $942,880
   Fundraising Expenses $880,324
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,171,688
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,412,927
   
Net Assets $13,069,019

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
Health, Nutrition, and Well being Program $2,089,150 32.9%
Creative Expressions Program $1,500,351 23.6%
Educational Services Department $1,425,438 22.5%

Ratings History
A Place Called Home has received 9 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 02/01/2021 95.60 four stars
2018-06 06/01/2020 95.52 four stars
2017-06 12/21/2018 93.97 four stars
2016-06 03/01/2018 92.85 four stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 93.03 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 94.82 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 94.72 four stars
2013-06 03/01/2015 94.10 four stars
2012-06 12/01/2013 94.21 four stars
2011-06 11/06/2012 94.76 four stars
2011-06 10/01/2012 92.79 four stars
2010-06 10/01/2011 84.03 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 76.93 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 80.29 three stars
2009-06 06/01/2010 88.67 three stars
2007-06 02/01/2009 77.65 two stars
2006-06 10/01/2007 74.24 two stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 74.80 two stars
2004-06 11/01/2005 65.64 one star
2003-06 12/01/2004 90.39 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 95-4427291
Name in IRS Master File A PLACE CALLED HOME
NTEE Code Z99
NTEE Classification Unknown
NTEE Type Unknown
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (296) Community center
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 July, 1993
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
$183,241 2.24% Jonathan Zeichner Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
A Place Called Home (CA) 95.60 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City (MO) 92.61 four stars
Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Greater Cincinnati (OH) 86.24 three stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta (GA) 88.70 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Dallas (TX) 96.62 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

A Place Called Home
2830 South Central Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90011
tel: (323) 232-7653
fax: (323) 232-0139
EIN: 95-4427291

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Board Leadership

Barbara Glazer
Chair

CEO

Jonathan Zeichner
CEO

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