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Homeless Solutions, Inc.

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three stars

87.70

540 West Hanover Avenue Suite 100
Morristown, NJ 07960
tel: (973) 993-0900   Web Site
EIN: 22-2491675

Board Leadership
Darla Wilkinson
Chair

CEO
Dan McGuire
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.70 three stars
  Financial 84.56 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Homeless Solutions, Inc. was founded in 1983 as Morris Shelter, Inc. Today, Homeless Solutions, Inc. provides shelter for 25 homeless men, 10 homeless women, 19 families and 20 Safe Haven guests. Our guests receive services including case management, transportation to work and necessary appointments, money management and employment assistance, housing search assistance and daily living skills training. Referral services for counseling, substance abuse intervention, and prevention are also provided. Our mission is to offer shelter, services, and supportive housing to homeless and low-income people.

Homeless Solutions, Inc. was founded in 1983 as Morris Shelter, Inc. Today, Homeless Solutions, Inc. provides shelter for 25 homeless men, 10 homeless women, 19 families and 20 Safe Haven guests. Our guests receive services including case management, transportation to work and necessary appointments, money management and employment assistance, housing search assistance and daily living skills training. Referral services for counseling, substance abuse intervention, and prevention are also provided. Our mission is to offer shelter, services, and supportive housing to homeless and low-income people.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of families that graduated from our Transitional Housing Program (THP)
11
Number of homeless participants engaged in housing services
676
Number of meals served or provided
41,016
Percentage of families that graduated from our Transitional Housing Program (THP) who secured permanent, affordable housing
100
This impact information is current as of July 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

84.56

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 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)
80.1%
  Administrative Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.37
  Program Expenses Growth 2.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 34.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Homeless Solutions, Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Homeless Solutions, Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Homeless Solutions, Inc. (NJ) 87.70 three stars
Ministry With Community (MI) 92.12 four stars
Together Omaha (NE) 92.22 four stars
The Shade Tree (NV) 87.64 three stars
Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless (MA) 89.02 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,216,805
   Federated Campaigns $15,260
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $500,704
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $971,808
Total Contributions $2,704,577
   Program Service Revenue $705,713
Total Primary Revenue $3,410,290
   Other Revenue $51,673
TOTAL REVENUE $3,461,963
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,199,342
   Administrative Expenses $417,404
   Fundraising Expenses $440,833
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,057,579
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-595,616
   
Net Assets $13,856,841

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
Emergency Shelter and Services $1,628,350 50.9%
Housing Development $1,045,206 32.7%
Transitional Housing $525,786 16.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 04/01/2019 87.70 three stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 88.76 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 87.74 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 93.13 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.94 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 96.90 four stars
2014-12 12/01/2015 94.89 four stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 98.74 four stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 88.50 three stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 82.60 three stars
2011-12 10/01/2012 94.86 four stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 87.73 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 93.08 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 11/01/2010 90.94 four stars
2008-12 11/01/2009 90.26 four stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 93.16 four stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 95.10 four stars
2005-12 09/01/2006 98.16 four stars
2004-12 11/01/2005 97.99 four stars
2003-12 03/01/2005 92.45 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 22-2491675
Name in IRS Master File HOMELESS SOLUTIONS INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (399) Other housing 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 January, 1986
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$129,292 3.18% Daniel Mcguire CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Homeless Solutions, Inc. (NJ) 87.70 three stars
Project HOME (PA) 93.62 four stars
Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida (FL) 91.40 four stars
Sarah's Circle (IL) 98.23 four stars
Family Promise (NJ) 99.95 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Homeless Solutions, Inc.
540 West Hanover Avenue
Suite 100
Morristown, NJ 07960
tel: (973) 993-0900
fax: (973) 993-0919
EIN: 22-2491675

Mail donations to:
3 Wing Drive
Suite 245
Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927

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Board Leadership

Darla Wilkinson
Chair

CEO

Dan McGuire
Chief Executive Officer

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