Human Services : Homeless Services

LifeMoves

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

four stars

90.36

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

Board Leadership
Matthew Bahls
Chair

CEO
Bruce Ives
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.36 four stars
  Financial 86.98 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

LifeMoves, formerly IVSN, is the largest and most effective non-profit committed to ending the cycle of homelessness for families and individuals in Silicon Valley. As a results-driven organization, since 1987, our mission has been to provide interim housing and supportive services that create opportunities for homeless families and individuals to rapidly return to stable housing and long-term self-sufficiency. LifeMoves operates 17 major facilities, providing emergency, interim, and permanent supportive housing to the area's most vulnerable citizens. Underpinning all LifeMoves programming is our innovative therapeutic service model continuously proven to break the cycle of homelessness by driving transformation at the source of homelessness rather than treating the symptoms. LifeMoves envisions a world in which homelessness is eradicated and every person, regardless of their background and experience, is given equal opportunity to achieve a stable and sustainable lifestyle.

LifeMoves, formerly IVSN, is the largest and most effective non-profit committed to ending the cycle of homelessness for families and individuals in Silicon Valley. As a results-driven organization, since 1987, our mission has been to provide interim housing and supportive services that create opportunities for homeless families and individuals to rapidly return to stable housing and long-term self-sufficiency. LifeMoves operates 17 major facilities, providing emergency, interim, and permanent supportive housing to the area's most vulnerable citizens. Underpinning all LifeMoves programming is our innovative therapeutic service model continuously proven to break the cycle of homelessness by driving transformation at the source of homelessness rather than treating the symptoms. LifeMoves envisions a world in which homelessness is eradicated and every person, regardless of their background and experience, is given equal opportunity to achieve a stable and sustainable lifestyle.

Financial

three stars

86.98

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
78.4%
  Administrative Expenses 13.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.87
  Program Expenses Growth 8.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 41.6%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,273,776
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $562,657
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $13,401,162
Total Contributions $23,237,595
   Program Service Revenue $364,191
Total Primary Revenue $23,601,786
   Other Revenue $-16,614
TOTAL REVENUE $23,585,172
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $16,431,559
   Administrative Expenses $2,093,534
   Fundraising Expenses $1,237,061
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $19,762,154
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,823,018
   
Net Assets $17,107,897

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$148,971 0.75% Bruce Ives Executive Director

Mission

LifeMoves, formerly IVSN, is the largest and most effective non-profit committed to ending the cycle of homelessness for families and individuals in Silicon Valley. As a results-driven organization, since 1987, our mission has been to provide interim housing and supportive services that create opportunities for homeless families and individuals to rapidly return to stable housing and long-term self-sufficiency. LifeMoves operates 17 major facilities, providing emergency, interim, and permanent supportive housing to the area's most vulnerable citizens. Underpinning all LifeMoves programming is our innovative therapeutic service model continuously proven to break the cycle of homelessness by driving transformation at the source of homelessness rather than treating the symptoms. LifeMoves envisions a world in which homelessness is eradicated and every person, regardless of their background and experience, is given equal opportunity to achieve a stable and sustainable lifestyle.

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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

Matthew Bahls
Chair

CEO

Bruce Ives
Chief Executive Officer