Human Services : Homeless Services

Preble Street

Turning hunger and homelessness into opportunity and hope

three stars

89.64

38 Preble Street Portland, ME 04101
tel: (207) 775-0026   Web Site
EIN: 01-0418917

Board Leadership
John Roberts
President

CEO
Mark R. Swann, MSPA
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.64 three stars
  Financial 85.35 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

"To provide accessible barrier-free services to empower people experiencing problems with homelessness, housing, hunger, and poverty and to advocate for solutions to those problems," Preble Street is an innovative service provider and advocate for Maine's most disadvantaged residents, responding to urgent needs and emerging problems with a solutions-oriented, collaborative approach. From a nutritious breakfast to crisis intervention, from clean clothes to healthcare, from showers to a permanent home, Preble Street operates 24/365 providing a wide range of services for both youth and adults who are homeless and living in poverty from 13 programs at seven sites in Portland, Lewiston, and Bangor, including Soup Kitchen, Food Pantry, Health Services, Logan Place, Florence House, Huston Commons, the Resource Center, Joe Kreisler Teen Shelter, Maine Hunger Initiative, Veterans Housing Services, Anti-Trafficking Services, and Homeless Voices for Justice.

"To provide accessible barrier-free services to empower people experiencing problems with homelessness, housing, hunger, and poverty and to advocate for solutions to those problems," Preble Street is an innovative service provider and advocate for Maine's most disadvantaged residents, responding to urgent needs and emerging problems with a solutions-oriented, collaborative approach. From a nutritious breakfast to crisis intervention, from clean clothes to healthcare, from showers to a permanent home, Preble Street operates 24/365 providing a wide range of services for both youth and adults who are homeless and living in poverty from 13 programs at seven sites in Portland, Lewiston, and Bangor, including Soup Kitchen, Food Pantry, Health Services, Logan Place, Florence House, Huston Commons, the Resource Center, Joe Kreisler Teen Shelter, Maine Hunger Initiative, Veterans Housing Services, Anti-Trafficking Services, and Homeless Voices for Justice.

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Financial

three stars

85.35

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
88.3%
  Administrative Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.79
  Program Expenses Growth 0.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Preble Street on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Preble Street on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,912,270
   Federated Campaigns $300,631
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $5,631,761
Total Contributions $11,844,662
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $11,844,662
   Other Revenue $192,402
TOTAL REVENUE $12,037,064
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,124,272
   Administrative Expenses $1,057,084
   Fundraising Expenses $438,129
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,619,485
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-582,421
   
Net Assets $11,824,206

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$135,672 1.07% Mark R. Swann Executive Director

Mission

"To provide accessible barrier-free services to empower people experiencing problems with homelessness, housing, hunger, and poverty and to advocate for solutions to those problems," Preble Street is an innovative service provider and advocate for Maine's most disadvantaged residents, responding to urgent needs and emerging problems with a solutions-oriented, collaborative approach. From a nutritious breakfast to crisis intervention, from clean clothes to healthcare, from showers to a permanent home, Preble Street operates 24/365 providing a wide range of services for both youth and adults who are homeless and living in poverty from 13 programs at seven sites in Portland, Lewiston, and Bangor, including Soup Kitchen, Food Pantry, Health Services, Logan Place, Florence House, Huston Commons, the Resource Center, Joe Kreisler Teen Shelter, Maine Hunger Initiative, Veterans Housing Services, Anti-Trafficking Services, and Homeless Voices for Justice.

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Charity Contact Info

Preble Street
38 Preble Street
Portland, ME 04101
tel: (207) 775-0026
fax: (207) 842-3614
EIN: 01-0418917

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Board Leadership

John Roberts
President

CEO

Mark R. Swann, MSPA
Executive Director