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Human Services : Homeless Services

Presbyterian Night Shelter

Ending homelessness one individual at a time

four stars

97.81

2400 Cypress Street Fort Worth, TX 76102
tel: (817) 632-7400   Web Site
EIN: 75-1985591

Board Leadership
Micky Severson
Chair

CEO
Toby Owen
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.81 four stars
  Financial 99.25 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since 1984, the Presbyterian Night Shelter (PNS) in east Fort Worth has served the needs of Tarrant County's homeless. The largest provider of services for the homeless, PNS is the only free area emergency shelter without length-of-stay restrictions. Located in the shadows of downtown Fort Worth, the Shelter believes in respecting the dignity of its clients, while supplying meals, beds, and basic human care to an average of 704 homeless men and women every night and approximately 3,040 annually. PNS also provides counseling and resources (proper identification, permanent housing, employment, financial assistance, etc.) enabling clients to reenter mainstream society.

Since 1984, the Presbyterian Night Shelter (PNS) in east Fort Worth has served the needs of Tarrant County's homeless. The largest provider of services for the homeless, PNS is the only free area emergency shelter without length-of-stay restrictions. Located in the shadows of downtown Fort Worth, the Shelter believes in respecting the dignity of its clients, while supplying meals, beds, and basic human care to an average of 704 homeless men and women every night and approximately 3,040 annually. PNS also provides counseling and resources (proper identification, permanent housing, employment, financial assistance, etc.) enabling clients to reenter mainstream society.

Financial

four stars

99.25

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 04/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
82.4%
  Administrative Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.80
  Program Expenses Growth 13.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Presbyterian Night Shelter on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Presbyterian Night Shelter on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Presbyterian Night Shelter (TX) 97.81 four stars
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Gateway180 :: Homelessness Reversed (MO) 86.67 three stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,080,777
   Federated Campaigns $133,695
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $202,888
   Related Organizations $13,899
   Government Grants $2,479,280
Total Contributions $4,910,539
   Program Service Revenue $1,080,110
Total Primary Revenue $5,990,649
   Other Revenue $792,807
TOTAL REVENUE $6,783,456
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,355,345
   Administrative Expenses $745,442
   Fundraising Expenses $543,967
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,644,754
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-861,298
   
Net Assets $39,121,199

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
Main Shelter $2,359,127 37.1%
Housing Solutions $1,077,180 16.9%
Women and Children's Shelter $1,025,835 16.1%

Ratings History
Presbyterian Night Shelter has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 04/01/2020 97.81 four stars
2017-12 05/01/2019 97.07 four stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 95.31 four stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 87.29 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.69 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 90.15 four stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 90.19 four stars
2012-12 12/22/2014 92.36 four stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 86.00 three stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 80.24 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 90.93 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 89.34 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 98.57 four stars
2008-12 07/01/2010 98.46 four stars
2007-12 08/01/2009 95.56 four stars
2006-12 07/01/2008 93.57 four stars
2005-12 12/15/2006 87.11 three stars
2004-12 03/01/2006 86.54 three stars
2003-12 07/01/2005 91.08 four 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 75-1985591
Name in IRS Master File PRESBYTERIAN NIGHT SHELTER OF TARRANT COUNTY
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 (5) Mission
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, 1987
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$135,036 1.76% Toby Owen Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Presbyterian Night Shelter (TX) 97.81 four stars
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Bridges Outreach (NJ) 88.03 three stars
On The Rise (MA) 90.70 four stars
Tulsa Day Center for the Homeless (OK) 89.21 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Presbyterian Night Shelter
2400 Cypress Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102
tel: (817) 632-7400
EIN: 75-1985591

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 2645
Fort Worth, TX 76113

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Board Leadership

Micky Severson
Chair

CEO

Toby Owen
Chief Executive Officer

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