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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Habitat For Humanity of Spartanburg

Building simple, decent, affordable houses in partnership with low-income families who meet certain requirements

four stars

98.23

2270 South Pine Street Spartanburg, SC 29302
tel: (864) 591-2221   Web Site
EIN: 57-0849669

Board Leadership
Tim Metz
Board Chairperson

CEO
Lee Close
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 98.23 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Habitat for Humanity of Spartanburg is an ecumenical Christian ministry that builds simple, decent, affordable houses in partnership with Spartanburg families. Habitat invites people of all backgrounds, races and religions to join us in building houses together in partnership with families in need. Our partner families are first-time owners and contribute 250 hours of 'sweat equity' and pay a low-interest mortgage. Habitat for Humanity of Spartanburg has 115 homes in Spartanburg since our founding in 1987. We are projected to build seven homes in the 2015-16 fiscal year.

Habitat for Humanity of Spartanburg is an ecumenical Christian ministry that builds simple, decent, affordable houses in partnership with Spartanburg families. Habitat invites people of all backgrounds, races and religions to join us in building houses together in partnership with families in need. Our partner families are first-time owners and contribute 250 hours of 'sweat equity' and pay a low-interest mortgage. Habitat for Humanity of Spartanburg has 115 homes in Spartanburg since our founding in 1987. We are projected to build seven homes in the 2015-16 fiscal year.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2017
Number of housing units built
7
Number of people in the area with access to affordable housing as a result of the nonprofit's efforts
35
This impact information is current as of September 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
87.1%
  Administrative Expenses 9.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.97
  Program Expenses Growth 10.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat For Humanity of Spartanburg on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat For Humanity of Spartanburg on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat For Humanity of Spartanburg (SC) 98.23 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of St. Joseph County (IN) 87.14 three stars
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Dayton (OH) 92.60 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (CA) 90.31 four stars
Habitat for Humanity Utah County (UT) 90.71 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $729,712
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $729,712
   Program Service Revenue $1,373,882
Total Primary Revenue $2,103,594
   Other Revenue $45,744
TOTAL REVENUE $2,149,338
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,611,368
   Administrative Expenses $196,976
   Fundraising Expenses $57,894
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,866,238
   
Payments to Affiliates $15,000
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $283,100
   
Net Assets $3,352,220

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
Building Homes in Communities of Low-income Families $1,174,613 72.9%
ReStore $436,755 27.1%

Ratings History
Habitat For Humanity of Spartanburg has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 10/01/2019 98.23 four stars
2017-06 06/01/2018 98.23 four stars
2017-06 05/01/2018 92.02 four stars
2016-06 05/01/2017 93.84 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 91.26 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 04/01/2016 84.50 three stars
2014-06 07/01/2015 88.27 three stars
2013-06 03/01/2014 97.28 four stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 93.34 four stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 91.78 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 90.88 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 93.16 four stars
2009-06 07/01/2010 98.94 four stars
2007-12 12/17/2008 65.90 one star
2006-12 02/01/2008 75.47 two stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 69.57 one star

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

EIN 57-0849669
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 June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$70,816 3.79% Leland Close Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat For Humanity of Spartanburg (SC) 98.23 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Durham (NC) 94.69 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Jacksonville (FL) 92.58 four stars
Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area (MS) 88.45 three stars
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (CA) 90.31 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Habitat For Humanity of Spartanburg
2270 South Pine Street
Spartanburg, SC 29302
tel: (864) 591-2221
fax: (864) 591-2228
EIN: 57-0849669

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Board Leadership

Tim Metz
Board Chairperson

CEO

Lee Close
Executive Director

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