Human Services : Social Services

St. Joseph Center

Planting hope, Growing lives

four stars

91.99

204 Hampton Drive Venice, CA 90291
tel: (310) 396-6468   Web Site
EIN: 95-3874381

Board Leadership
Kevin McCardle
Board Chair

CEO
Va Lecia Adams Kellum
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.99 four stars
  Financial 88.68 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

St. Joseph Center's mission to provide working poor families, as well as homeless men, women, and children of all ages with the inner resources and tools to become productive, stable and self-supporting members of the community.

Founded in 1976 by two Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in a small storefront on Rose Avenue in Venice, California, St. Joseph Center, has evolved into a multi-faceted social service agency that serves more than 6,500 low-income as well as homeless men, women, and children annually on Los Angeles' Westside and in the communities of South LA.

The Center programs and services are multi-faceted, strategically integrated, target a broad range of client populations, and are founded upon intensive, individualized care. Areas of focus include Outreach & Engagement, Housing, Mental Health, and Education & Vocational Training.

St. Joseph Center's mission to provide working poor families, as well as homeless men, women, and children of all ages with the inner resources and tools to become productive, stable and self-supporting members of the community.

Founded in 1976 by two Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in a small storefront on Rose Avenue in Venice, California, St. Joseph Center, has evolved into a multi-faceted social service agency that serves more than 6,500 low-income as well as homeless men, women, and children annually on Los Angeles' Westside and in the communities of South LA.

The Center programs and services are multi-faceted, strategically integrated, target a broad range of client populations, and are founded upon intensive, individualized care. Areas of focus include Outreach & Engagement, Housing, Mental Health, and Education & Vocational Training.

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Financial

three stars

88.68

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
80.4%
  Administrative Expenses 16.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.74
  Program Expenses Growth 27.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 31.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by St. Joseph Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by St. Joseph Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,219,170
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $567,155
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $19,298,131
Total Contributions $24,084,456
   Program Service Revenue $633,217
Total Primary Revenue $24,717,673
   Other Revenue $156,732
TOTAL REVENUE $24,874,405
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $19,730,921
   Administrative Expenses $3,635,965
   Fundraising Expenses $616,258
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $23,983,144
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $891,261
   
Net Assets $12,984,456

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$240,570 1.00% Va Lecia Adams President & CEO

Mission

St. Joseph Center's mission to provide working poor families, as well as homeless men, women, and children of all ages with the inner resources and tools to become productive, stable and self-supporting members of the community.

Founded in 1976 by two Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in a small storefront on Rose Avenue in Venice, California, St. Joseph Center, has evolved into a multi-faceted social service agency that serves more than 6,500 low-income as well as homeless men, women, and children annually on Los Angeles' Westside and in the communities of South LA.

The Center programs and services are multi-faceted, strategically integrated, target a broad range of client populations, and are founded upon intensive, individualized care. Areas of focus include Outreach & Engagement, Housing, Mental Health, and Education & Vocational Training.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
St. Joseph Center (CA) 91.99 four stars
Center for People in Need (NE) 87.62 three stars
Hastings Family Service (MN) 91.01 four stars
Barnabas Center (FL) 91.16 four stars
South Hills Interfaith Movement (PA) 93.03 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

St. Joseph Center
204 Hampton Drive
Venice, CA 90291
tel: (310) 396-6468
fax: (310) 392-8402
EIN: 95-3874381

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Board Leadership

Kevin McCardle
Board Chair

CEO

Va Lecia Adams Kellum
Executive Director