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Pacific House

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four stars

91.58

137 Henry Street Suite 205
Stamford, CT 06902
tel: (203) 406-0017   Web Site
EIN: 06-1144355

Board Leadership
Peter C. Rugen
Chairman

CEO
Rafael Pagan Jr.
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.58 four stars
  Financial 88.10 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Pacific House is to serve homeless men and young adults in lower Fairfield County, CT, including Greenwich, Darien, New Canaan and Stamford. Pacific House shelter, located at 597 Pacific Street, Stamford, provides overnight shelter and meals; support services for both men and women (day program) who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless, and permanent housing in eight deeply affordable housing units developed and managed by Pacific House. Our goal is to help clients become self-sufficient and find appropriate, longer-term housing. Programs and services provided: recovery from substance and alcohol, job skills and job search training, counseling and case management, onsite healthcare provided by partner Optimus Healthcare, and veterans assistance.

The mission of Pacific House is to serve homeless men and young adults in lower Fairfield County, CT, including Greenwich, Darien, New Canaan and Stamford. Pacific House shelter, located at 597 Pacific Street, Stamford, provides overnight shelter and meals; support services for both men and women (day program) who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless, and permanent housing in eight deeply affordable housing units developed and managed by Pacific House. Our goal is to help clients become self-sufficient and find appropriate, longer-term housing. Programs and services provided: recovery from substance and alcohol, job skills and job search training, counseling and case management, onsite healthcare provided by partner Optimus Healthcare, and veterans assistance.

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This impact information is current as of November 2018, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. Impact information published on this organization's rating page has no effect on its rating at this time.

Financial

three stars

88.10

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
83.3%
  Administrative Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.11
  Program Expenses Growth 8.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 66.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pacific House on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pacific House on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pacific House (CT) 91.58 four stars
Together Omaha (NE) 92.22 four stars
Carpenter's Shelter (VA) 88.40 three stars
Frisco Family Services (TX) 87.16 three stars
Family Gateway (TX) 91.08 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,068,675
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,327,681
Total Contributions $2,396,356
   Program Service Revenue $360,822
Total Primary Revenue $2,757,178
   Other Revenue $254,315
TOTAL REVENUE $3,011,493
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,846,662
   Administrative Expenses $262,565
   Fundraising Expenses $279,241
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,388,468
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-376,975
   
Net Assets $3,449,040

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
Emergency Shelter $1,553,813 54.6%
Permanent Housing $1,007,846 35.4%
Housing Development $285,003 10.0%

Ratings History
Pacific House has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 07/01/2018 91.58 four stars
2016-06 05/01/2017 92.02 four stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 91.46 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.60 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 95.32 four stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 90.02 four stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 96.03 four stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 91.40 four stars
2010-06 12/01/2011 82.50 three stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 81.81 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 63.68 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 02/01/2011 77.94 two stars
2008-06 04/01/2010 72.76 two stars
2007-06 12/01/2008 87.52 three stars
2006-06 10/01/2007 93.30 four stars
2005-06 12/01/2006 95.79 four stars
2004-06 07/01/2005 87.63 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 06-1144355
Name in IRS Master File PACIFIC HOUSE INC
NTEE Code L41
NTEE Classification Homeless, Temporary Shelter For
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (399) Other housing activities
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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 March, 1986
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2014

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$163,650 4.82% Rafael Pagan Jr. Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pacific House (CT) 91.58 four stars
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The Road Home (UT) 95.30 four stars
New Horizons (NH) 89.33 three stars
Chapman Partnership (FL) 95.11 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Pacific House
137 Henry Street
Suite 205
Stamford, CT 06902
tel: (203) 406-0017
fax: (203) 406-9619
EIN: 06-1144355

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 1252
Stamford, CT 06902

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Board Leadership

Peter C. Rugen
Chairman

CEO

Rafael Pagan Jr.
Executive Director

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