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

98.14

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

Board Leadership
Tim Metz
Chairman

CEO
Lee Close
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 98.14 four stars
  Financial 97.37 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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 March 2020, 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

97.37

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
86.2%
  Administrative Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.81
  Program Expenses Growth 9.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.6%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $604,476
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $604,476
   Program Service Revenue $1,631,622
Total Primary Revenue $2,236,098
   Other Revenue $57,779
TOTAL REVENUE $2,293,877
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,955,925
   Administrative Expenses $257,139
   Fundraising Expenses $59,629
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,272,693
   
Payments to Affiliates $15,000
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $21,184
   
Net Assets $3,453,083

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$79,205 3.48% Leland Close Executive Director

Mission

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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat For Humanity of Spartanburg (SC) 98.14 four stars
Wichita Habitat for Humanity (KS) 88.35 three stars
Habitat for Humanity Greater Orlando & Osceola County (FL) 91.16 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (CA) 90.31 four stars
Habitat for Humanity Northwest Harris County (TX) 92.87 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
Chairman

CEO

Lee Close
Executive Director