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Boca Helping Hands

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100.00

1500 Northwest First Court Boca Raton, FL 33432
tel: (561) 417-0913   Web Site
EIN: 31-1713631

Board Leadership
Gary Peters
President

CEO
James S. Gavrilos
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 100.00
  Financial 100.00
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
94.0%
  Administrative Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.46
  Program Expenses Growth 45.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boca Helping Hands on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boca Helping Hands on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boca Helping Hands (FL) 100.00
ICA (MN) 88.81
Project Angel Heart (CO) 94.27
Sacramento Loaves & Fishes (CA) 91.33
Religious Community Services (FL) 96.46

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Boca Helping Hands (BHH) first opened as a food center in November, 1998. Our mission is to provide food, medical and financial assistance to meet basic human needs and education, job training and guidance to create self-sufficiency. BHH serves lunch 6 days a week, Monday to Saturday and a Thursday Night Family Dinner; Distributes over 5,000 pantry bags monthly to qualified individuals; Reaching over 1,400 elementary students in ten schools through BHH Backpacks with 6 meals and 2 snacks; The Job Mentoring Program helps clients by offering "Life Skills" and computer classes, resume building plus online job searches. The Job Training Program includes: Hospitality, Home Health Care and CDL Training. The Resource Center helps qualified Boca Raton residents in crisis situations with limited financial help, budget planning and referrals to other agencies; CAP-helps working families with summer camp and after school fees.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,901,286
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $102,700
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,003,986
   Program Service Revenue $12,782
Total Primary Revenue $6,016,768
   Other Revenue $70,747
TOTAL REVENUE $6,087,515
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,288,021
   Administrative Expenses $190,598
   Fundraising Expenses $159,910
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,638,529
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $448,986
   
Net Assets $7,738,358

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
Food Center $4,853,436 91.8%
Job Mentoring Program $259,215 4.9%
Financial Assistance to Boca Raton Residents $175,370 3.3%

Ratings History
Boca Helping Hands has received 10 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 100.00
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 99.55
2014-12 12/22/2015 97.13
2013-12 11/01/2014 99.58
2012-12 10/01/2013 99.57
2011-12 10/01/2012 97.05
2010-12 09/20/2011 91.25
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/22/2010 98.84
2008-12 02/01/2010 98.67
2007-12 11/01/2008 98.34
2006-12 02/01/2008 93.86
2005-12 02/01/2007 93.76

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

EIN 31-1713631
Name in IRS Master File BOCA HELPING HANDS INC
NTEE Code K34
NTEE Classification Congregate Meals
NTEE Type Food, Agriculture and Nutrition
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date August, 2000
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$119,243 2.11% James Gavrilos Executive Director

Boca Helping Hands (BHH) first opened as a food center in November, 1998. Our mission is to provide food, medical and financial assistance to meet basic human needs and education, job training and guidance to create self-sufficiency. BHH serves lunch 6 days a week, Monday to Saturday and a Thursday Night Family Dinner; Distributes over 5,000 pantry bags monthly to qualified individuals; Reaching over 1,400 elementary students in ten schools through BHH Backpacks with 6 meals and 2 snacks; The Job Mentoring Program helps clients by offering "Life Skills" and computer classes, resume building plus online job searches. The Job Training Program includes: Hospitality, Home Health Care and CDL Training. The Resource Center helps qualified Boca Raton residents in crisis situations with limited financial help, budget planning and referrals to other agencies; CAP-helps working families with summer camp and after school fees.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boca Helping Hands (FL) 100.00
Kids' Food Basket (MI) 89.75
Meals on Wheels of Wake County (NC) 85.88
Community Servings (MA) 90.22
Meals on Wheels of Tampa (FL) 91.93

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Charity Contact Info

Boca Helping Hands
1500 Northwest First Court
Boca Raton, FL 33432
tel: (561) 417-0913
fax: (561) 417-3763
EIN: 31-1713631

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Board Leadership

Gary Peters
President

CEO

James S. Gavrilos
Executive Director

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