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LifeMoves

Helping homeless families and individuals rapidly return to stable housing and long-term self-sufficiency.

four stars

93.76

181 Constitution Drive Menlo Park, CA 94025
tel: (650) 685-5880   Web Site
EIN: 77-0160469

Board Leadership
Joe Stockwell
Chair

CEO
Bruce Ives
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.76 four stars
  Financial 91.18 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The LifeMoves vision is a community where all our neighbors have a home.

To achieve this, our mission is to provide interim housing and supportive services for homeless families and individuals in Silicon Valley to help them rapidly return to stable housing and achieve long-term self-sufficiency.

The LifeMoves vision is a community where all our neighbors have a home.

To achieve this, our mission is to provide interim housing and supportive services for homeless families and individuals in Silicon Valley to help them rapidly return to stable housing and achieve long-term self-sufficiency.

Financial

four stars

91.18

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
80.4%
  Administrative Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.93
  Program Expenses Growth 11.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 36.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by LifeMoves on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by LifeMoves on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Constituent Feedback

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Here's how this organization is listening and learning from the people they serve:
How is the organization collecting feedback?
SMS text surveys, Electronic surveys (by email, tablet, etc), Paper surveys, Focus groups or interviews (by phone or in person), Case management notes, Suggestion box/email
How is the organization using feedback?
To identify and remedy poor client service experiences, To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To make fundamental changes to our programs and/or operations, To inform the development of new programs/projects, To strengthen relationships with the people we serve
With whom is the organization sharing feedback?
Note: This organization did not select any of the multiple choice responses to this question
What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?
We don't have any major challenges to collecting feedback
Describe a recent change in your organization that resulted from feedback.
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Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
LifeMoves (CA) 93.76 four stars
Bridge House (CO) 92.22 four stars
Presbyterian Night Shelter (TX) 97.81 four stars
Sunnyvale Community Services (CA) 93.72 four stars
JOIN (OR) 97.17 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $14,324,149
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $744,228
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $14,716,553
Total Contributions $29,784,930
   Program Service Revenue $241,991
Total Primary Revenue $30,026,921
   Other Revenue $47,463
TOTAL REVENUE $30,074,384
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $23,005,836
   Administrative Expenses $2,521,278
   Fundraising Expenses $2,404,857
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $27,931,971
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,142,413
   
Net Assets $22,654,432

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
Shelter & Supportive Services $12,646,184 55.0%
Services for Chronically Homeless Individuals $5,545,193 24.1%
Veteran Services $2,428,999 10.5%

Ratings History
LifeMoves has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 11/01/2020 93.76 four stars
2018-06 08/01/2019 91.90 four stars
2017-06 09/01/2018 90.87 four stars
2016-06 12/01/2017 90.36 four stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 89.09 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 88.55 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/22/2015 92.34 four stars
2014-06 12/01/2015 92.34 four stars
2013-06 03/01/2015 92.59 four stars
2012-06 12/20/2013 94.76 four stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 94.57 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 93.16 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 08/01/2010 95.20 four stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 90.35 four stars
2007-06 06/01/2008 92.15 four stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 85.24 three stars
2005-06 06/01/2006 84.20 three stars
2004-06 05/01/2005 88.81 three 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 77-0160469
Name in IRS Master File LIFEMOVES
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 (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, etc.
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 May, 1992
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$252,504 0.90% Bruce Ives CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
LifeMoves (CA) 93.76 four stars
Open Doors (CT) 94.35 four stars
Sunnyvale Community Services (CA) 93.72 four stars
Stewpot Community Services (MS) 91.36 four stars
WINGS Program, Inc. (IL) 92.71 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

LifeMoves
181 Constitution Drive
Menlo Park, CA 94025
tel: (650) 685-5880
fax: (650) 685-5881
EIN: 77-0160469

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Board Leadership

Joe Stockwell
Chair

CEO

Bruce Ives
Chief Executive Officer

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