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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

93.03

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

Board Leadership
Dawn Taubin
Chair

CEO
Jonathan Zeichner
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.03 four stars
  Financial 90.15 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

90.15

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
76.3%
  Administrative Expenses 10.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.37
  Program Expenses Growth 3.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.2%
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) 93.03 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Tuscarora Council (NC) 88.72 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Collier County (FL) 92.68 four stars
Boy Scouts of America Stonewall Jackson Area Council (VA) 86.85 three stars
Mercy Street (TX) 86.46 three stars

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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.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,389,415
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,136,170
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,661
Total Contributions $5,527,246
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,527,246
   Other Revenue $4,735
TOTAL REVENUE $5,531,981
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,856,178
   Administrative Expenses $530,082
   Fundraising Expenses $645,513
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,031,773
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $500,208
   
Net Assets $6,874,561

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
Creative Expressions Program $1,543,055 40.0%
Bridge to the Future $791,592 20.5%

Ratings History
A Place Called Home has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$166,172 3.30% Jonathan Zeichner Executive Director

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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
A Place Called Home (CA) 93.03 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa Bay (FL) 95.06 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Laurel Highlands Council (PA) 85.79 three stars
Kare Youth League (CA) 87.04 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City (MO) 89.54 three 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

Dawn Taubin
Chair

CEO

Jonathan Zeichner
Executive Director

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