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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Habitat for Humanity Lake County, IL

Building Homes. Building Community. Building Hope.

four stars

93.20

315 North Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue Waukegan, IL 60085
tel: (847) 623-1020   Web Site
EIN: 36-3659288

Board Leadership
Joe Garnett
President

CEO
Julie Donovan
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.20 four stars
  Financial 91.26 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Seeking to put God's love into action Habitat for Humanity Lake County brings people together to build homes, communities and hope.
We build, rehab and repair homes with families in need, while empowering families to help themselves. Through our partnerships we make safe, simple, decent housing for all people a matter of conscience and action.

Since 1989 HFHLC has served over 200 low-income families through homeownership. Homeowner families are selected according to their need, their ability to repay our no-profit, no-interest mortgage, and their partnership to contribute 500 hours of sweat equity. Partner Families complete at least 25 classes in financial literacy along with monthly 1:1 budget counseling.

The Habitat ReStore accepts and then sells new and used building materials and household goods further supporting affordable housing, while keeping tons of material from the landfill. It is at 3545 Grand Avenue in Gurnee.

Seeking to put God's love into action Habitat for Humanity Lake County brings people together to build homes, communities and hope.
We build, rehab and repair homes with families in need, while empowering families to help themselves. Through our partnerships we make safe, simple, decent housing for all people a matter of conscience and action.

Since 1989 HFHLC has served over 200 low-income families through homeownership. Homeowner families are selected according to their need, their ability to repay our no-profit, no-interest mortgage, and their partnership to contribute 500 hours of sweat equity. Partner Families complete at least 25 classes in financial literacy along with monthly 1:1 budget counseling.

The Habitat ReStore accepts and then sells new and used building materials and household goods further supporting affordable housing, while keeping tons of material from the landfill. It is at 3545 Grand Avenue in Gurnee.

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Financial

four stars

91.26

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 11/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
83.7%
  Administrative Expenses 12.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.41
  Program Expenses Growth 0.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat for Humanity Lake County, IL on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat for Humanity Lake County, IL on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Humanity Lake County, IL (IL) 93.20 four stars
Flatirons Habitat for Humanity (CO) 88.25 three stars
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Newburgh (NY) 92.76 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Bucks County (PA) 90.08 four stars
Houston Habitat for Humanity (TX) 90.71 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,054,639
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $125,138
Total Contributions $2,179,777
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,179,777
   Other Revenue $-461,539
TOTAL REVENUE $1,718,238
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,103,116
   Administrative Expenses $218,668
   Fundraising Expenses $42,353
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,364,137
   
Payments to Affiliates $42,992
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $354,101
   
Net Assets $6,424,906

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
Affordable Housing $1,103,116 100.0%

Ratings History
Habitat for Humanity Lake County, IL has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 11/01/2017 93.20 four stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 96.58 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 94.06 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 87.38 three stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 91.25 four stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 90.76 four stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 93.24 four stars
2010-06 10/01/2011 97.26 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 94.34 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 96.13 four stars
2009-06 06/01/2010 96.93 four stars
2008-06 09/01/2009 89.36 three stars
2007-06 09/01/2008 90.92 four stars
2006-06 08/01/2007 93.93 four 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 36-3659288
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
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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
$71,166 5.21% Julie Donovan Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Humanity Lake County, IL (IL) 93.20 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Charlottesville (VA) 88.95 three stars
San Diego Habitat for Humanity (CA) 92.92 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of St. Joseph County (IN) 87.62 three stars
Wichita Habitat for Humanity (KS) 93.02 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Habitat for Humanity Lake County, IL
315 North Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue
Waukegan, IL 60085
tel: (847) 623-1020
fax: (847) 623-1038
EIN: 36-3659288

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Board Leadership

Joe Garnett
President

CEO

Julie Donovan
Executive Director

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