Housing, Shelter

Fauquier Family Shelter Services, Inc.

Breaking the cycle of homelessness

aka FFSS

Warrenton, VA

Mission

Since 1987 Fauquier Family Shelter Services has been assisting homeless families in our community. Last year we provided shelter and transitional housing to 250 individuals.

Ruling Year

1987

Principal Officer

Ms. Danielle Ellis

Main Address

PO Box 3599

Warrenton, VA 20188 USA

Keywords

homeless shelter, transitional housing, homeless, housing

EIN

54-1413378

 Number

6092573099

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Temporary Shelter For the Homeless (L41)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Sign in or create an account to view Form(s) 990 for 2018, 2017 and 2016.
Register now

Social Media

Programs + Results

What we aim to solve

We are an organization focused on ending cycles of homelessness and generational poverty. our mission is to provide short term shelter, transitional housing and services to to homeless families to promote self-sufficiency.

Our Sustainable Development Goals

Learn more about Sustainable Development Goals.

1 2 3

Our programs

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

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

Homeless Services

Emergency Shelter

Vint Hill Transitional Housing

Where we work

Charting Impact

Five powerful questions that require reflection about what really matters - results.

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

What is the organization aiming to accomplish?

What are the organization's key strategies for making this happen?

What are the organization's capabilities for doing this?

How will they know if they are making progress?

What have they accomplished so far and what's next?

Restore hope for homeless families Provide a safe environment Equip program participants with skills in budgeting, saving, and goal-setting

Intensive case management Utilizing a wide variety of community resources Requiring accountability

Trained staff members Strong community partners Collaboration with other organizations and agencies Diverse board members

Track program participant success rate in meeting their goals Tracking amount of debt paid and money saved Program participant feedback during

We have created a robust program and secured resources to ensure that it will be in place in the future. We are currently looking for ways to expand our program to better serve our program participants needs. Due to our rural location, transportation is an issue that keeps showing up as a concern. We are in the initial planning phase of how we might remove this barrier for our program participants.

External Reviews

Financials

Fauquier Family Shelter Services, Inc.

Need more info on this nonprofit?

Need more info on this nonprofit?

FREE: Gain immediate access to the following:

  • Address, phone, website and contact information
  • Forms 990 for 2018, 2017 and 2016
  • A Pro report is also available for this organization.

See what's included

Operations

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

Need more info?

FREE: Gain immediate access to the following:

  • Address, phone, website and contact information
  • Forms 990 for 2018, 2017 and 2016
  • A Pro report is also available for this organization.

See what's included

Board Leadership Practices

GuideStar worked with BoardSource, the national leader in nonprofit board leadership and governance, to create this section, which enables organizations and donors to transparently share information about essential board leadership practices.

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

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