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Human Services : Homeless Services

Abode Services

Because everyone should have a home.

four stars

92.74

40849 Fremont Boulevard Fremont, CA 94538
tel: (510) 657-7409   Web Site
EIN: 94-3087060

Board Leadership
Theresa Ballard Dias
President

CEO
Louis Chicoine
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.74 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
91.6%
  Administrative Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.54
  Program Expenses Growth 32.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 28.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Abode Services on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Abode Services on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Abode Services (CA) 92.74 four stars
Vision House (WA) 88.43 three stars
The Lord's Place (FL) 98.23 four stars
Our House, Georgia (GA) 91.78 four stars
Interfaith Family Services (TX) 90.93 four stars

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Established in 1989, Abode Services' mission is to end homelessness by assisting low-income, un-housed people, including those with special needs, to secure stable, supportive housing; and to be advocates for the removal of the causes of homelessness.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,991,922
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $20,878,675
Total Contributions $22,870,597
   Program Service Revenue $1,285,745
Total Primary Revenue $24,156,342
   Other Revenue $164,684
TOTAL REVENUE $24,321,026
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $21,546,908
   Administrative Expenses $1,290,437
   Fundraising Expenses $610,242
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $23,447,587
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $873,439
   
Net Assets $9,710,722

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
Scattered Site Housing Units $13,902,296 64.5%
Sunrise Village $4,308,727 20.0%
Supportive Housing Units $3,335,885 15.5%

Ratings History
Abode Services has received 12 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 11/01/2016 92.74 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 94.69 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 97.68 four stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 97.53 four stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 97.51 four stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 97.46 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 97.43 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 09/01/2010 98.73 four stars
2008-06 12/15/2009 96.36 four stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 98.45 four stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 98.36 four stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 90.34 four stars
2004-06 08/01/2005 95.50 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 94-3087060
Name in IRS Master File ABODE SERVICES
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 (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 November, 1989
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, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$185,454 0.79% Louis D. Chicoine Executive Director

Established in 1989, Abode Services' mission is to end homelessness by assisting low-income, un-housed people, including those with special needs, to secure stable, supportive housing; and to be advocates for the removal of the causes of homelessness.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Abode Services (CA) 92.74 four stars
FACETS (VA) 86.96 three stars
New Horizons (NH) 88.22 three stars
Frisco Family Services (TX) 87.24 three stars
The Road Home (UT) 96.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Abode Services
40849 Fremont Boulevard
Fremont, CA 94538
tel: (510) 657-7409
fax: (510) 657-7293
EIN: 94-3087060

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Board Leadership

Theresa Ballard Dias
President

CEO

Louis Chicoine
Executive Director

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