Human Services : Homeless Services

Siena/Francis House

Nebraska's largest shelter serving individuals experiencing homelessness, providing food, shelter, clothing and hope

four stars

96.63

1702 Nicholas Street Omaha, NE 68102
tel: (402) 341-1821   Web Site
EIN: 47-0601005

Board Leadership
Robert Wellendorf
Chair

CEO
Linda Twomey
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.63 four stars
  Financial 95.24 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Serving the Omaha and Council Bluffs metropolitan area since 1975, the Siena/Francis House is Nebraska's largest shelter, providing homeless services to individuals experiencing homelessness. The Siena/Francis House welcomes, shelters and empowers individuals experiencing homelessness to navigate their own path to safe and appropriate housing. Besides shelter, our organization provides food, clothing and all of the in-kind necessities needed for activities of daily living to those seeking our services. Siena/Francis House also has a day shelter for the homeless, a Rehousing & Reintegration Program, as well as a residential addiction recovery program, all of which are designed to help persons experiencing homelessness to acquire the services they need in order to navigate their way out of homelessness and into appropriate, affordable and safe housing, outside of our shelter.

Serving the Omaha and Council Bluffs metropolitan area since 1975, the Siena/Francis House is Nebraska's largest shelter, providing homeless services to individuals experiencing homelessness. The Siena/Francis House welcomes, shelters and empowers individuals experiencing homelessness to navigate their own path to safe and appropriate housing. Besides shelter, our organization provides food, clothing and all of the in-kind necessities needed for activities of daily living to those seeking our services. Siena/Francis House also has a day shelter for the homeless, a Rehousing & Reintegration Program, as well as a residential addiction recovery program, all of which are designed to help persons experiencing homelessness to acquire the services they need in order to navigate their way out of homelessness and into appropriate, affordable and safe housing, outside of our shelter.

Financial

four stars

95.24

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2018 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)
87.3%
  Administrative Expenses 8.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.29
  Program Expenses Growth 7.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Siena/Francis House on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Siena/Francis House on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,434,267
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $94,424
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $471,240
Total Contributions $7,999,931
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $7,999,931
   Other Revenue $-13,336
TOTAL REVENUE $7,986,595
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,982,589
   Administrative Expenses $596,585
   Fundraising Expenses $347,143
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,926,317
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $60,278
   
Net Assets $9,324,010

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$142,915 1.80% Mike Saklar Executive Director, CEO

Mission

Serving the Omaha and Council Bluffs metropolitan area since 1975, the Siena/Francis House is Nebraska's largest shelter, providing homeless services to individuals experiencing homelessness. The Siena/Francis House welcomes, shelters and empowers individuals experiencing homelessness to navigate their own path to safe and appropriate housing. Besides shelter, our organization provides food, clothing and all of the in-kind necessities needed for activities of daily living to those seeking our services. Siena/Francis House also has a day shelter for the homeless, a Rehousing & Reintegration Program, as well as a residential addiction recovery program, all of which are designed to help persons experiencing homelessness to acquire the services they need in order to navigate their way out of homelessness and into appropriate, affordable and safe housing, outside of our shelter.

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Charity Contact Info

Siena/Francis House
1702 Nicholas Street
Omaha, NE 68102
tel: (402) 341-1821
fax: (402) 341-5270
EIN: 47-0601005

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 217 Downtown Station
Omaha, NE 68101

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Board Leadership

Robert Wellendorf
Chair

CEO

Linda Twomey
Executive Director