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Help USA

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Help USA is a homeless shelter based in New York, NY that was founded in 1987. As of 2018 they had $102 million in revenue and $149 million in assets.They are a child organization of Help USA / Help Homeless Service Corp.

HELP USA works to ensure that everyone has a place to call home. We provide shelter to meet people's immediate needs, as well as the support they need to succeed for themselves, their families, and their communities.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Help Usa And Affiliates; and Group Return.

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Program areas at Help USA

Transitional housing - during 2018, help usa operated 2,884 units of transitional housing and served over 15,750 homeless persons in family and individual transitional housing programs. These programs offered safe, service-rich residential environments to the homeless residents and worked with the residents to achieve employment and permanent housing.permanent affordable and supportive housing - during 2018, help usa operated 1,151 units of permanent affordable and supportive housing at 19 residences across the united states. In these programs, help usa housed families and individuals who were formerly homeless, at risk of homelessness, and/or living with disabilities such as serious mental illness. Non-residential social and supportive services to individuals and families who are homeless, at risk of homelessness, previously homeless, or low income.during 2018, help usa provided non-residential social and supportive services to over 13,000 individuals and members of families who were homeless, at risk of homelessness or low income. These services included ...

Form 990s for Help USA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Sep 14, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 1, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Jul 15, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Help USA

Total grants, contributions, etc.$15,574,434
Program services$84,675,805
Investment income and dividends$583,356
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$-290,958
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$1,737,159
Total revenues$102,279,796

Vendors for Help USA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
MailChimpMarketing software2020-07-20
█████████Content management system software2020-07-20
█████ █████ ███████ ██████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting; Audit Services$146,4402020-03-26
█████████ ████████Software2018-08-27
███████ ████████ █████ ███ █████ ████ ███████████Plumbing and Sewer Services$298,9602018-06-01
█████ ████████ ███ ██Legal Services$156,6852018-06-01
██ ███████████Contractor for New Projects$249,2842018-06-01
█████ ████████Management Consultant$144,5002018-06-01
...and one more vendors

Personnel at Help USA

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
John EmmertChief Financial Officer-April 29, 2020
Joseph GalloVice President and Treasurer / Chief Financial Officer$228,818May 31, 2019
█████ ██████Chief Administrative Officer$161,359June 30, 2018
███████ █ ████Chief of Staff$104,322June 30, 2018
██████ ███████Vice President for Programs$166,357June 30, 2018
████████ █████████Vice President of Materials Management$136,342June 30, 2018
████████ ████Vice President of Adult Shelter Services$137,810June 30, 2018
█████ ████████Vice President and Executive Director$162,590June 30, 2018
█████████ ████████Controller Transitional Housing$135,407June 30, 2018
████ ████Controller Permanent Housing$134,970June 30, 2018
...and six more key personnel

Peer homeless housing programs

1Westhab501(c)(3)$45 millionYonkers, NY
2Community Housing Innovations (CHI)501(c)(3)$31 millionWhite Plains, NY
3Women in Need (WIN)501(c)(3)$86 millionNew York, NY
4St Vincent de Paul Society of Lane County501(c)(3)$42 millionEugene, OR
5Abode Services501(c)(3)$54 millionFremont, CA
6Tenderloin Housing Clinic (THC)501(c)(3)$44 millionSan Francisco, CA
7Downtown Emergency Service Center (DESC)501(c)(3)$44 millionSeattle, WA
8Denver Rescue Mission501(c)(3)$36 millionDenver, CO
9Star of Hope Mission501(c)(3)$28 millionHouston, TX
10Hamilton Families501(c)(3)$33 millionSan Francisco, CA
11Siena Francis House501(c)(3)$29 millionOmaha, NE
12Bowery Residents Committee (BRC)501(c)(3)$85 millionNew York, NY
13Samaritan Daytop Village501(c)(3)$185 millionBriarwood, NY
14Comunilife501(c)(3)$35 millionNew York, NY
15Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH)501(c)(3)$45 millionNew York, NY
16Center for Urban Community Services (CUCS)501(c)(3)$48 millionNew York, NY
17Breaking Ground Housing Development Fund Corporation501(c)(3)$30 millionNew York, NY
18Concern for Independent Living (CLI)501(c)(3)$39 millionMedford, NY
19Goddard Riverside Community Center501(c)(3)$26 millionNew York, NY
20Neighborhood Association for Inter-Cultural Affairs501(c)(3)$43 millionBronx, NY
21Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Washington (CCAW)501(c)(3)$34 millionWashington DC, DC
22Colorado Coalition for the Homeless501(c)(3)$78 millionDenver, CO
23Catholic Charities of Los Angeles501(c)(3)$48 millionLos Angeles, CA
24Heartland Human Care Services501(c)(3)$57 millionChicago, IL
25Father Joe's Villages / St Vincent de Paul Village Inc501(c)(3)$30 millionSan Diego, CA