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Human Services : Homeless Services

Hope for Families Center

Changing Lives One Family at a Time

two stars

77.76

720 Fourth Street Vero Beach, FL 32965
tel: (772) 567-5537   Web Site
EIN: 59-3129752

Board Leadership
William Cooney
President

CEO
Dr. Diana Grossi
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 77.76 two stars
  Financial 77.54 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 78.00 two stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Hope for Families Center is a 21 room shelter facility for families with children under the age of 18 years. We serve as a catalyst to get families back on their feet and provide structure, education and resources for employment, child care and school enrollment. Our goal is to not only keep families safe today but to equip them with resources they need to provide for themselves over the long term. Residents must participate in shelter programs to be successful. Case managers work directly with each family to identify barriers to their success and devise a working plan with the goal of moving them into permanent housing solutions. On average,62% of our residents are children

The Hope for Families Center is a 21 room shelter facility for families with children under the age of 18 years. We serve as a catalyst to get families back on their feet and provide structure, education and resources for employment, child care and school enrollment. Our goal is to not only keep families safe today but to equip them with resources they need to provide for themselves over the long term. Residents must participate in shelter programs to be successful. Case managers work directly with each family to identify barriers to their success and devise a working plan with the goal of moving them into permanent housing solutions. On average,62% of our residents are children

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2017
Number of service recipients who are employed
83
Number of children and youth who have received access to stable housing
153
Number of families who save enough income for two months rent
56
Number of households that obtain/retain permanent housing for at least 6 months
68
Average length of stay (in days)
90
This impact information is current as of March 2020, 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

two stars

77.54

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

78.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
76.4%
  Administrative Expenses 14.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.23
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.99
  Program Expenses Growth -5.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 16.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hope for Families Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hope for Families Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hope for Families Center (FL) 77.76 two stars
Lotus House (FL) 94.69 four stars
Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless (MA) 89.02 three stars
Marian House (MD) 92.23 four stars
FACETS (VA) 87.55 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $346,062
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $312,455
Total Contributions $658,517
   Program Service Revenue $262,668
Total Primary Revenue $921,185
   Other Revenue $215,948
TOTAL REVENUE $1,137,133
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,000,118
   Administrative Expenses $178,679
   Fundraising Expenses $75,884
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,254,681
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-117,548
   
Net Assets $1,446,999

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
Long Term Transitional Housing $578,250 57.8%
Second Chance Thrift Store and Training Center $421,868 42.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 08/01/2019 77.76 two stars
2017-06 09/01/2018 82.55 three stars
2016-06 07/01/2017 87.05 three stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 88.87 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 94.68 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 95.29 four stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 90.63 four stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 87.32 three stars
2012-06 05/01/2013 86.39 three stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 84.62 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 84.75 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 79.61 two stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 85.80 three stars
2007-06 08/01/2008 77.39 two stars
2006-06 03/01/2007 79.32 two stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 69.56 one star
2004-06 04/01/2005 79.31 two 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 59-3129752
Name in IRS Master File THE HOPE FOR FAMILIES CENTER INC
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (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 August, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hope for Families Center (FL) 77.76 two stars
Gateway180 :: Homelessness Reversed (MO) 85.79 three stars
Urban Ministry Center (NC) 94.07 four stars
My Friend's Place (CA) 97.17 four stars
PADS Lake County (IL) 87.53 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Hope for Families Center
720 Fourth Street
Vero Beach, FL 32965
tel: (772) 567-5537
fax: (772) 567-1454
EIN: 59-3129752

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 650855
Vero Beach, FL 32965

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Board Leadership

William Cooney
President

CEO

Dr. Diana Grossi
Chief Executive Officer

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