Higher Ground A Resource Center
Impact & Measurement
Accountability & Finance
Culture & Community
Leadership & Adaptability
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Higher Ground A Resource Center

 
501(c)(3) organization
Donations are tax-deductible
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101 W 44th St
Tucson AZ 85713
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Mail donations to:
PO BOX 27883
Tucson AZ 85726-7883

Tucson AZ | IRS ruling year: 2011 | EIN: 27-3585869  
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Organization Mission
The mission of Higher Ground is to empower one life at a time to Reach, Transform, and Elevate their community through love and building character.
 

Rating Information

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Good

This charity's score is 75%, earning it a Three-Star rating. If this organization aligns with your passions and values, you can give with confidence.

This overall score is calculated from multiple beacon scores, weighted as follows: 74% Accountability & Finance, 10% Leadership & Adaptability, 16% Culture & Community. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

Historical Ratings
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Rating Report

Accountability & Finance
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66

Most Recent Fiscal Year:
FY 2022
This beacon provides an assessment of a charity's financial health (financial efficiency, sustainability, and trustworthiness) and its commitment to governance practices and policies.
 

Key Accountability Metrics

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Majority Independent Board Members - 100% independent members
8 out of 8 points  plus
Independent Board Size - 10 independent members
7 out of 7 points  plus
Financial Statements - None
0 out of 15 points  plus
Material Diversion of Assets - None
10 out of 10 points  plus

Tax Form Disclosures and Policies

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Website Listed on Tax Form - Listed
2 out of 2 points  plus
Conflict of Interest Policy - Listed
4 out of 4 points  plus
Whistleblower Policy - Listed
4 out of 4 points  plus
Document Retention and Destruction - Missing
0 out of 4 points  plus
Documents Board Meeting Minutes - Yes
2 out of 2 points  plus

Website Disclosures

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Tax Form Posted on Nonprofit's Website - Listed
4 out of 4 points  plus

Financial Metrics

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Liabilities to Assets: Ratio - 88.41%
0 out of 15 points  plus
Program Expense: Ratio - 73.77%
25 out of 25 points  plus

Additional Information

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IRS Published Data (Business Master File) - Data Available
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Data Sources (IRS Forms 990) - Data Available
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