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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Habitat for Humanity of Greater New Haven

Building neighborhoods . . .one house, one family at a time

four stars

90.75

37 Union Street New Haven, CT 06511
tel: (203) 785-0794   Web Site
EIN: 06-1178712

Board Leadership
Charles Lindberg
President

CEO
William Casey
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.75 four stars
  Financial 88.96 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1986, Habitat for Humanity of Greater New Haven is dedicated to the elimination of poverty housing through the creation of homeownership opportunities for low-income, working families. Habitat builds and rehabilitates homes in the New Haven area with the goal of creating safe, affordable houses that add to the revitalization of New Haven's neighborhoods. Habitat accomplishes its mission by partnering with individuals, religious and civic organizations, local business and corporations. Habitat of Humanity offers a hand up rather than a handout to families who qualify for the homebuyers program. Approved Habitat families work side-by-side with volunteers from the community to build their house.

Founded in 1986, Habitat for Humanity of Greater New Haven is dedicated to the elimination of poverty housing through the creation of homeownership opportunities for low-income, working families. Habitat builds and rehabilitates homes in the New Haven area with the goal of creating safe, affordable houses that add to the revitalization of New Haven's neighborhoods. Habitat accomplishes its mission by partnering with individuals, religious and civic organizations, local business and corporations. Habitat of Humanity offers a hand up rather than a handout to families who qualify for the homebuyers program. Approved Habitat families work side-by-side with volunteers from the community to build their house.

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Financial

three stars

88.96

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
90.5%
  Administrative Expenses 3.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.08
  Program Expenses Growth 3.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 48.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat for Humanity of Greater New Haven on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat for Humanity of Greater New Haven on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Humanity of Greater New Haven (CT) 90.75 four stars
Flatirons Habitat for Humanity (CO) 85.20 three stars
Habitat for Humanity of Forsyth County (NC) 98.02 four stars
Habitat for Humanity Seattle-King County (WA) 92.67 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Birmingham (AL) 90.71 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $896,370
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $14,410
   Related Organizations $22,828
   Government Grants $314,760
Total Contributions $1,248,368
   Program Service Revenue $755,798
Total Primary Revenue $2,004,166
   Other Revenue $84,056
TOTAL REVENUE $2,088,222
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,784,210
   Administrative Expenses $76,962
   Fundraising Expenses $121,017
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,982,189
   
Payments to Affiliates $33,900
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $106,033
   
Net Assets $2,310,723

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
House Construction $1,525,715 85.5%
ReStore Operations $258,495 14.5%

Ratings History
Habitat for Humanity of Greater New Haven has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 07/01/2019 90.75 four stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 91.16 four stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 87.74 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 80.82 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.81 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 85.39 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 85.55 three stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 96.26 four stars
2011-12 12/01/2012 99.09 four stars
2010-12 11/01/2011 99.18 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 95.40 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 94.87 four stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 96.04 four stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 78.03 two stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 80.90 three stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 82.14 three stars
2004-12 12/01/2005 75.10 two stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 06-1178712
Name in IRS Master File HABITAT FOR HUMANITY INTERNATIONAL INC
NTEE Code L20
NTEE Classification Housing Development, Construction, Management
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (398) Instruction and guidance on housing
(380) Low-income housing
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Subordinate - the organization is a subordinate in a group ruling.
Group Name HABITAT FOR HUMANITY INTERNATIONAL
Ruling Date January, 1987
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$109,488 5.52% William P. Casey Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Humanity of Greater New Haven (CT) 90.75 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Indianapolis (IN) 98.23 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Charlotte (NC) 93.28 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Wake County (NC) 94.74 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville (TN) 85.06 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Habitat for Humanity of Greater New Haven
37 Union Street
New Haven, CT 06511
tel: (203) 785-0794
fax: (203) 785-0679
EIN: 06-1178712

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Board Leadership

Charles Lindberg
President

CEO

William Casey
Executive Director

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