Charitable Status

Coalition for the Homeless, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization registered with the Internal Revenue Service/Department of the Treasury. Therefore, all donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law. All donors receive an acknowledgment for their tax records.

The Coalition is proud to receive an “A” rating from the American Institute of Philanthropy and a four-star rating from Charity Navigator. The organization also meets the Better Business Bureau standards for charitable solicitations (as of the August 2001 review) .

The Coalition for the Homeless operates without an endowment, dedicating all of its funding each year to pursuing its mission of serving homeless New Yorkers. The deficit in FY17 was primarily a result of depreciation of assets, the timing of the some institutional funding changing and some expense reallocations.

Download the CFH Financial Statement for the Year Ending June 30, 2017 (PDF).

If you would like a copy of our most recent IRS 990 form, please click here or contact our office at: Coalition for the Homeless, 129 Fulton Street, New York, NY 10038; or via phone at (212) 776-2002. Further information about the Coalition’s financial status can also be found at Better Business Bureau Wise Giving Alliance.