EIN 52-1100236

House of Ruth Maryland

IRS 501(c) type
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House of Ruth Maryland is one of the nation's leading intimate partner violence centers, helping thousands of battered women and their children find the safety and security that so many of us take for granted.
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Program areas at House of Ruth Maryland

Residential safe shelter and housing services are provided through the 84-bed emergency and transitional shelter and through limited hotel placements. In fy 2023, 437 adult victims and 417 children received safe, clean shelter or other housing and related services including hot meals, service coordination, counseling,childcare services, health care services, basic toiletries and daily living items. Hrm's safe homes program is designed to provide in community transitional housing for individuals and families that have experienced intimate partner violence (ipv/dv). Services provided include medium term rental assistance and supportive services, including access to workforce development, service coordination, basic needs support, evidence based therapy, and legal representation for protective orders. Participation in all supportive services is 100% voluntary and no penalty to rent assistance will be assessed if survivors opt out of programming. The program serves ipv survivors who are currently homeless or at risk of homelessness due to intimate partner or sexual violence/ stalking.
Domestic violence legal clinic: provides initial consultation including lethality assessment and safety planning, legal information, counseling and referral, representation at protective order hearings, representation at divorce and custody hearings and criminal court accompaniment to low-income victims of domestic violence. The clinic serves victims across Maryland through its eight office locations. In fy 2023, 3,055 cases were handled by staff providing legal services to victims.
Client services and 24-hr hotline: provides crisis response, lethality assessment and initial access to all House of Ruth programs (in english and spanish as available) for victims and information and referral for others through our 24-hr contact center. Program provides victim outreach, comprehensive needs assessment, safety planning, and traditional case management coordination of agency and community resources such as links for victims to safe housing, employment opportunities, medical treatment, and immigrant services etc. The 24-hr hotline and client services staff handled 2,989 victim and information and referral calls and provided 312 victims with service coordination.
Counseling, children & youth services, training, outreach & education, and abuser intervention programs.

Who funds House of Ruth Maryland

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
SSB Charitable FoundationGeneral Fund$500,000
Maryland Legal Services Corporation (MLSC)General Support$426,521
Eugene B Casey FoundationGeneral Operations$100,000
...and 77 more grants received totalling $2,151,911

Personnel at House of Ruth Maryland

Lisa NitschChief Operating Officer$113,705
Josh SutherlandChief Financial Officer$160,586
Melissa WalkerCFO, Executive Vice President$0
Scott VogelChief Strategy Officer$0
Sandi TimminsExecutive Director$196,119
...and 13 more key personnel

Financials for House of Ruth Maryland

RevenuesFYE 06/2023
Total grants, contributions, etc.$10,830,543
Program services$224,081
Investment income and dividends$252,194
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$5,917
Net income from fundraising events$147,679
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$309,654
Total revenues$11,770,068

Form 990s for House of Ruth Maryland

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2023-062024-02-16990View PDF
2022-062023-02-06990View PDF
2021-062022-03-02990View PDF
2021-062022-02-21990View PDF
2020-062021-04-06990View PDF
...and 10 more Form 990s
Data update history
May 22, 2024
Updated personnel
Identified 2 new personnel
May 20, 2024
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2023
May 20, 2024
Used new vendors
Identified 2 new vendors, including , and
May 18, 2024
Received grants
Identified 8 new grant, including a grant for $76,469 from The United Way of Central Maryland
April 23, 2024
Updated personnel
Identified 6 new personnel
Nonprofit Types
Human service organizationsFamily service centersHousing and shelter organizationsFamily violence sheltersCharities
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General information
2201 Argonne Dr
Baltimore, MD 21218
Metro area
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD
Baltimore City, MD
Website URL
(410) 889-0840
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
P43: Family Violence Shelters and Services
NAICS code, primary
62422: Community Housing Services
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