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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Covenant House Missouri

Guiding youth from homelessness to hope

three stars

87.02

2727 North Kingshighway Boulevard St. Louis, MO 63113
tel: (314) 934-2330   Web Site
EIN: 43-1821599

Board Leadership
Jon Nienas
Chair

CEO
Jessica Erfling
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.02 three stars
  Financial 81.65 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Covenant House Missouri (CHMO) openly accepts youth ages 16-24 who are experiencing homelessness. Through holistic, individualized programs, youth move from homelessness to hope, striving to reach a place where they can achieve their dreams. Our residential program offers two levels of housing - a 30-day shelter and the Transitional Living Program, where youth can stay for up to two years or until their 22nd birthday. CHMO also provides physical and mental health services, life skills, employment training, career development and a safe place to call home. CHMO is one of Covenant House International's 31 sites providing shelter and support services to youth around the world. CHMO opened in 1998 and is currently the only housing provider in the city of St. Louis serving youth ages 16-24.

Covenant House Missouri (CHMO) openly accepts youth ages 16-24 who are experiencing homelessness. Through holistic, individualized programs, youth move from homelessness to hope, striving to reach a place where they can achieve their dreams. Our residential program offers two levels of housing - a 30-day shelter and the Transitional Living Program, where youth can stay for up to two years or until their 22nd birthday. CHMO also provides physical and mental health services, life skills, employment training, career development and a safe place to call home. CHMO is one of Covenant House International's 31 sites providing shelter and support services to youth around the world. CHMO opened in 1998 and is currently the only housing provider in the city of St. Louis serving youth ages 16-24.

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Financial

three stars

81.65

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
89.6%
  Administrative Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.59
  Program Expenses Growth 0.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 48.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Covenant House Missouri on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Covenant House Missouri on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Covenant House Missouri (MO) 87.02 three stars
St. Anne's (CA) 92.49 four stars
Tamassee DAR School (SC) 91.35 four stars
Covenant House Washington (DC) 94.61 four stars
Sunny Glen Children's Home (TX) 91.76 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $757,551
   Federated Campaigns $75,000
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $648,426
   Related Organizations $834,171
   Government Grants $1,064,019
Total Contributions $3,379,167
   Program Service Revenue $18,795
Total Primary Revenue $3,397,962
   Other Revenue $-36,251
TOTAL REVENUE $3,361,711
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,040,510
   Administrative Expenses $311,824
   Fundraising Expenses $118,241
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,470,575
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-108,864
   
Net Assets $2,114,795

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
Crisis Program $1,113,442 36.6%
Transitional Living Program $891,296 29.3%
Support Services $837,130 27.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 02/01/2020 87.02 three stars
2018-06 10/01/2019 86.11 three stars
2017-06 03/01/2019 89.95 three stars
2017-06 12/21/2018 89.73 three stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 92.61 four stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 93.98 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.24 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 93.41 four stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 96.25 four stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 94.30 four stars
2011-06 11/06/2012 92.02 four stars
2010-06 03/01/2012 91.95 four stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 90.31 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 10/01/2010 85.70 three stars
2008-06 07/01/2009 79.80 two stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 63.14 one star
2006-06 08/01/2007 73.03 two stars
2005-06 11/01/2006 82.45 three stars
2004-06 06/01/2005 92.93 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 43-1821599
Name in IRS Master File COVENANT HOUSE MISSOURI
NTEE Code P30
NTEE Classification Children's, Youth Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(328) Combat juvenile delinquency
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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, 1998
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
Not compensated -- Paul Kindl Interim Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$151,015 4.35% Suzanne King Former Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Covenant House Missouri (MO) 87.02 three stars
Boys & Girls Ranches of Alabama (AL) 91.11 four stars
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The Bridge for Youth (MN) 90.72 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Covenant House Missouri
2727 North Kingshighway Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63113
tel: (314) 934-2330
fax: (314) 454-0005
EIN: 43-1821599

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Board Leadership

Jon Nienas
Chair

CEO

Jessica Erfling
CEO

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