Human Services : Homeless Services

Providence House, Louisiana

Breaking the homeless cycle one family at a time

three stars

82.42

814 Cotton Street Shreveport, LA 71101
tel: (318) 221-7887   Web Site
EIN: 72-1205164

Board Leadership
Bert Schmale
President

CEO
Verni Howard
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.42 three stars
  Financial 76.15 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Providence House is a residential development center for homeless families with children, providing comprehensive support services for improving the family structure and moving the family into independent living to break the homeless cycle. The singular aim of the program is to break the cycle of homelessness by helping families gain the resources necessary to move permanently into independent living. The Providence House program has a beginning and an ending. It is structured, yet flexible. In our holistic approach we evaluate all areas of each family's life and develop a plan with the family that will move them to their highest level of self sufficiency.

Providence House is a residential development center for homeless families with children, providing comprehensive support services for improving the family structure and moving the family into independent living to break the homeless cycle. The singular aim of the program is to break the cycle of homelessness by helping families gain the resources necessary to move permanently into independent living. The Providence House program has a beginning and an ending. It is structured, yet flexible. In our holistic approach we evaluate all areas of each family's life and develop a plan with the family that will move them to their highest level of self sufficiency.

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Financial

two stars

76.15

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 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)
80.3%
  Administrative Expenses 8.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.53
  Program Expenses Growth -7.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 23.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Providence House, Louisiana on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Providence House, Louisiana on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,338,968
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $772,990
Total Contributions $2,111,958
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,111,958
   Other Revenue $132,245
TOTAL REVENUE $2,244,203
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,864,600
   Administrative Expenses $248,705
   Fundraising Expenses $291,360
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,404,665
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-160,462
   
Net Assets $1,401,611

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$106,000 4.40% Verni W. Howard Executive Director

Mission

Providence House is a residential development center for homeless families with children, providing comprehensive support services for improving the family structure and moving the family into independent living to break the homeless cycle. The singular aim of the program is to break the cycle of homelessness by helping families gain the resources necessary to move permanently into independent living. The Providence House program has a beginning and an ending. It is structured, yet flexible. In our holistic approach we evaluate all areas of each family's life and develop a plan with the family that will move them to their highest level of self sufficiency.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Providence House, Louisiana (LA) 82.42 three stars
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Pacific House (CT) 90.45 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Providence House, Louisiana
814 Cotton Street
Shreveport, LA 71101
tel: (318) 221-7887
EIN: 72-1205164

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Board Leadership

Bert Schmale
President

CEO

Verni Howard
Executive Director