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Bowery Residents' Committee

CharityWatch report issued
June 2017

Top-Rated Charity
CharityWatch Grade
Our independent grade based
on a number of factors.
Program Percentage
Amount spent on programs
relative to overhead.
Cost to Raise $100
Amount spent to raise
$100 of contributions.

Contact Information

Bowery Residents' Committee
131 West 25th Street
12th Floor
New York, NY 10001

Other Names


Tax Status




Stated Mission

To meet the needs of people with low income, homeless, hungry, chemically dependent, psychiatrically disabled, aged and persons with HIV and AIDS. Provides a comprehensive array of services, including health care, vocational rehabilitation, AIDS services, community education and advocacy.

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Data based on Fiscal Year Ended 06/30/2016

Program Percentage: 91%

The percentage of Bowery Residents' Committee's cash budget it spends on programs relative to overhead (fundraising, management, and general expenses).


Calculated Total Expenses



Cost to Raise $100: $16

How many dollars Bowery Residents' Committee spends on fundraising to raise each $100 of contributions.


Calculated Total Contributions


Government Funding

50% to 100%

Percentage of cash revenue
coming from government sources


Financial Documents

Entity Document Type Tax ID
Bowery Residents' Committee & Affiliated Organizations Combining Audited Financial Statements Multiple
Bowery Residents' Committee IRS Form 990 13-2736659
Entity: Bowery Residents' Committee & Affiliated Organizations
Document Type: Combining Audited Financial Statements
Tax ID: Multiple
Entity: Bowery Residents' Committee
Document Type: IRS Form 990
Tax ID: 13-2736659

Governance & Transparency

CharityWatch evaluates certain criteria related to a charity's Governance and Transparency. Donors may want to consider a charity's willingness to be open and transparent with CharityWatch to be a good litmus test for determining its commitment to public accountability.
This charity is Top-Rated
What does it mean to be Top-Rated?
Bowery Residents' Committee
meets governance benchmarks.
Bowery Residents' Committee
meets transparency benchmarks.
Provides Financial Information
Audit Accessibility
Governance: Policies
Reports regularly & consistently monitoring & enforcing compliance with a written Conflict of Interest Policy
Reports required, annual disclosure by officers, directors, and key staff of interests that could give rise to conflicts
Reports having a written Whistleblower Policy
Reports having a written Document Retention and Destruction Policy
Governance: Financials
Reports providing copy of tax form to all board members prior to filing it with IRS
Reports that financial statements were audited by an independent accountant
Governance: Board of Directors
Reports at least 5 voting board members
51% or more of voting board members reported as independent
Reports documenting minutes of board and board committee meetings
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  Name Title Compensation
1 Lawrence Rosenblatt Executive Director $363,081
2 Angela Kedzior Chief Medical Doctor $346,454
3 Christine Lalor-Chishol CFO $344,297
Name: Lawrence Rosenblatt
Title: Executive Director
Compensation: $363,081
Name: Angela Kedzior
Title: Chief Medical Doctor
Compensation: $346,454
Name: Christine Lalor-Chishol
Title: CFO
Compensation: $344,297

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