Housing, Shelter

Friends of The Homeless of The South Shore, Inc.

Quick Facts

aka FHSS

N. Weymouth, MA

Mission

Friends of the Homeless helps homeless families find their way home.

Friends of the Homeless is dedicated to helping homeless families by providing food, furniture, shelter education, and advocacy. We address a whole range of needs, from physical to emotional, from personal to social, and from psychological to spiritual.

Ruling Year

1988

Principal Officer

Bro. Herb Newell

Program Director

Mr Ed DiSante

Main Address

8 Driftway

N. Weymouth, MA 02191 USA

Keywords

Homeless Families, Shelter, Relief, Advocacy

EIN

04-3013066

 Number

7634002909

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Temporary Shelter For the Homeless (L41)

Alliance/Advocacy Organizations (W01)

IRS Filing Requirement

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Programs + Results

What we aim to solve

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Our programs

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

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Rehoboth Family Shelter

Weymouth Family Shelter

Home with Friends

Weymouth Furniture Bank

North Street Absolute Emergency Pantry

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Where we work

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External Reviews

Financials

Friends of The Homeless of The South Shore, Inc.

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Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

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Board Leadership Practices

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?

Not Applicable

CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?

Not Applicable

ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?

Not Applicable

BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?

Not Applicable

BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?

Not Applicable