Safe Harbor of NC, Inc.

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Safe Harbor is a venue for Co-Ed Recovery and Support Groups.

Safe Harbor's Whole Woman Residential Program is a free year-long residential program for women in recovery that focuses on holistic healing in an intentional Christ-centered community aimed at long-term recovery through connection that empowers women to renew, rebuild and recover.

Safe Harbor's Greenleaf Transitional Housing Program provides low-cost, furnished, clean and safe apartments in a community for women and children looking for structure and support while preparing for successful independent living as they are offered services and taught life skills.

Safe Harbor's Day Center offers a safe place for women and children who are at risk for homelessness to access an array of services through a trained Services Navigator and provides meals, showers, laundry facilities and transportation.

Safe Harbor's On Purpose Classes are designed to help women in our programs and our community discover their purpose in life, their identity in Christ, and experience freedom.

Contact information

Mailing address:
Safe Harbor of NC, Inc.
210 2nd Street SE
Hickory, NC 28602


Phone: 828-326-7233

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 571215608

CEO/President: Vicki Murray

Chairman: Cassia Dowdy

Board size: 11

Founder: Debbie Haynes

Ruling year: 2006

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 2010


Our Vision: To inspire everyone we encounter to a thriving and purposeful life in Christ.

Mission statement

Providing a Christ-centered community for rebuilding, renewing and recovery.

Statement of faith

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Rescue Missions/Homeless Shelters

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating977 of 1021151 of 155
Fund acquisition rating781 of 1024130 of 155
Resource allocation rating963 of 1024146 of 155
Asset utilization rating855 of 1021140 of 155

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$16,951$44,976$10,192$830$1,582
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$911,723$312,870$931,146$788,425$128,540
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$2,738,559$2,770,957$1,822,601$861,346$855,870
Other long-term assets$23,814$20,137$17,124$0$0
Total long-term assets$2,762,373$2,791,094$1,839,725$861,346$855,870
Total assets$3,674,096$3,103,964$2,770,871$1,649,771$984,410
Payables and accrued expenses$8,498$2,187$4,765$5,592$3,665
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$8,498$2,187$4,765$5,592$3,665
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$13,598$3,210$3,434$3,611$50
Total long-term liabilities$13,598$3,210$3,434$3,611$50
Total liabilities$22,096$5,397$8,199$9,203$3,715
Net assets20202019201820172016
Without donor restrictions$3,556,601$3,009,918$1,936,801$924,352$935,933
With donor restrictions$95,399$88,649$825,871$716,216$44,762
Net assets$3,652,000$3,098,567$2,762,672$1,640,568$980,695
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$1,160,905$1,212,924$1,826,633$1,329,458$776,862
Program service revenue$36,343$22,624$16,802$31,321$34,981
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$602$843$3,242$24$170
Other revenue$322,215($4,240)$33,944($14,369)($29,539)
Total other revenue$359,160$19,227$53,988$16,976$5,612
Total revenue$1,520,065$1,232,151$1,880,621$1,346,434$782,474
Program services$565,443$535,607$416,327$379,159$430,908
Management and general$206,091$178,613$182,208$179,637$110,152
Total expenses$969,067$898,375$756,774$686,561$593,496
Change in net assets20202019201820172016
Surplus (deficit)$550,998$333,776$1,123,847$659,873$188,978
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$550,998$333,776$1,123,847$659,873$188,978


Vicki MurrayExecutive Dir.$68,872
Debbie HaynesProg. Director$41,153

Compensation data as of: 12/31/2019

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