Under 21

Under 21

New York, NY 10018
Tax ID13-3076376

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Covenant House New York is the largest provider of shelter and services to youth experiencing homelessness in New York City. We provide immediate shelter, food and clothing, as well as health, wellness, and employment counseling. Covenant House New York also operates a federally qualified health clinic, vocational programming, and many other vital services for young people in need.


Crisis shelter - In FY2018, Covenant House New York provided shelter and supportive services to 1,451 homeless and runaway young people who had nowhere else to turn. With capacity exceeding 120 beds per night, CHNY's crisis shelter specializes in ensuring that at-risk young people receive basic needs while moving toward stability in a supportive setting that emphasizes warmth and compassion. Many of the young people who come to our crisis shelter have experienced significant trauma, including abuse, trafficking, rejection from family of origin, etc. The focus of CHNY's crisis shelter is to ensure the provision of basic needs in the form of food, shelter, and clothing, along with appropriate support and wraparound services such as counseling, physical/mental health programming, legal services, education and employment services, and more.

Interesting data from their 2019 990 filing

The non-profit's mission is outlined in the filing as being “We who recognize god's providence and fidelity to his people are dedicated to living out his covenant among ourselves and those children we serve, with absolute respect and unconditional love. that commitment calls us to serve suffering children of the street, and to protect and safeguard all children. just as christ in his humanity is the visible sign of god's presence among his people, so our efforts together in the covenant community are a visible sign that effects the presence of god, working through the holy spirit among ourselves and our kids.”.

When outlining its responsibilities, they were referred to as: “As the nation's largest provider for homeless, runaway, trafficked, & at-risk adolescent youth, chny strives to offer extraordinary care through a comprehensive range of programs& services designed to meet basic needs & to offer opportunities for growth. programs & services include crisis shelter, transitional housing, mother/child support, health clinic, educational & vocational training, drop-in/outreach & more.”.

  • The state in which the non-profit operates has been officially reported as NY.
  • The filing reveals the non-profit's address in 2019 to be 550 10TH AVENUE, NEW YORK, NY, 10018.
  • As per the non-profit's form for 2019, they have 390 employees on their payroll.
  • Is not a private foundation.
  • Expenses are greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue is greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue less expenses is $1,650,947.
  • The organization has 19 independent voting members.
  • The organization was formed in 1981.
  • The organization pays $16,275,944 in salary, compensation, and benefits to its employees.
  • The organization pays $163,812 in fundraising expenses.

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