Disable all preview features

Human Services : Homeless Services

Samaritan Inns

Combating homelessness and addictions. Rebuilding lives.

four stars

92.82

2523 14th Street, NW Washington, DC 20009
tel: (202) 667-8831   Web Site
EIN: 52-1474935

Board Leadership
Michael Alto
Board Chair

CEO
Larry Huff
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.82 four stars
  Financial 89.86 three 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

three stars

89.86

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)
76.4%
  Administrative Expenses 13.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.64
  Program Expenses Growth 4.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Samaritan Inns on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Samaritan Inns on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Samaritan Inns (DC) 92.82 four stars
Turning Points (FL) 89.39 three stars
Samaritan Ministry of Greater Washington (DC) 86.70 three stars
Women's Lunch Place (MA) 95.61 four stars
Rescue Mission of Trenton (NJ) 90.30 four stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

Established in 1985, Samaritan Inns provides structured housing and recovery services in an environment of support and accountability that will give homeless and addicted men and women the opportunity to rebuild their lives. Samaritan Inns' Recovery Continuum Program has proven results in its unique holistic approach to recovery treatment. Samaritan Inns' Intensive Recovery Program is a component of our Recovery Continuum Program serving men and women ages 18 to 60 years desiring freedom from a life of homelessness and addictions. Single Residency Occupancy (SRO) is the final element of the Recovery Continuum Program. SRO is designed to assist residents with applying acquired tools to live a wholesome, alcohol/drug free life on their recovery road.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,734,477
   Federated Campaigns $2,356
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $42,048
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,048,758
Total Contributions $2,827,639
   Program Service Revenue $687,087
Total Primary Revenue $3,514,726
   Other Revenue $132,294
TOTAL REVENUE $3,647,020
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,900,250
   Administrative Expenses $410,149
   Fundraising Expenses $200,979
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,511,378
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,135,642
   
Net Assets $8,615,928

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 Housing $891,853 46.9%
Intensive Recovery Program $638,665 33.6%
Housing and Support for Formerly Homeless $365,330 19.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 12/01/2016 92.82 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.79 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 88.89 three stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 80.05 three stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 87.56 three stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 74.25 two stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 82.89 three stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 77.79 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 12/22/2010 71.31 two stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 86.40 three stars
2007-06 09/01/2008 72.36 two stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 78.45 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 52-1474935
Name in IRS Master File SAMARITAN INNS INC
NTEE Code P85
NTEE Classification Homeless Persons Centers, Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
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 October, 1986
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).

We invite you to share your opinions, thoughts, experiences, and stories about this charity here to help inform the decisions of other donors.  
Need more help getting started? Check out our FAQs.
 
This tool is not for questions about Charity Navigator, such as how we derived this charity’s rating. We will happily answer those questions if you contact us directly. Likewise, if you have questions for this charity, then we encourage you to contact the charity directly (we include the charity’s contact information in the upper left-hand corner of this page) since few charities regularly monitor this commenting tool.

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$82,500 3.28% Lawrence D. Huff President, CEO

Established in 1985, Samaritan Inns provides structured housing and recovery services in an environment of support and accountability that will give homeless and addicted men and women the opportunity to rebuild their lives. Samaritan Inns' Recovery Continuum Program has proven results in its unique holistic approach to recovery treatment. Samaritan Inns' Intensive Recovery Program is a component of our Recovery Continuum Program serving men and women ages 18 to 60 years desiring freedom from a life of homelessness and addictions. Single Residency Occupancy (SRO) is the final element of the Recovery Continuum Program. SRO is designed to assist residents with applying acquired tools to live a wholesome, alcohol/drug free life on their recovery road.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Samaritan Inns (DC) 92.82 four stars
HomeFront, NJ (NJ) 86.67 three stars
Harbor Interfaith Services (CA) 98.23 four stars
CaringWorks (GA) 87.25 three stars
Project HOME (PA) 95.63 four stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

This charity has an official representative registered with Charity Navigator.

Charity Contact Info

Samaritan Inns
2523 14th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20009
tel: (202) 667-8831
fax: (202) 667-8026
EIN: 52-1474935

Visit Web Site

Board Leadership

Michael Alto
Board Chair

CEO

Larry Huff
President, CEO

Did You Know We’re a Charity Too?

Charity Navigator has a wonderful community of nearly 7 million givers. Together we’ve been able to:

  • Continually provide new and updated charity ratings
  • Increase charity transparency and awareness
  • Support the long-term missions of charities through our encouragement of informed giving

Whether you’re a first-time giver or a long-time user, we love having you in our community. Your gift of any size is appreciated!

Join Our Mailing List

Join over 400,000 other informed givers and get updates on charity ratings, new features, hot topics, and tips for donating.

Help Center