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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento

Building strength, stability, and self-reliance through shelter.

three stars

88.14

819 North 10th Street Sacramento, CA 95811
tel: (916) 440-1215   Web Site
EIN: 68-0085804

Board Leadership
Susan J. Sheridan
Board Chair

CEO
Leah Miller
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.14 three stars
  Financial 83.24 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento partners with the community and thousands of volunteers a year to empower low-income families, seniors, and veterans to have the opportunity to build and preserve their homes and neighborhoods.

A hand-up, not handout model, Habitat homeowner partners put in 500 hours of sweat equity before purchasing their homes for an affordable mortgage.

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento serves over 3,000 people a year in Sacramento and Yolo County through build, preservation, and community projects.

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento's retail recycling facility "the ReStore" sells donated, quality building materials and furniture at discounted rates to the general public. In addition to ReStore sales supporting the efforts of Habitat and helping to cover overhead costs, the Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento ReStore annually diverts an estimated 975,000 pounds a year of usable materials from the landfill.

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento partners with the community and thousands of volunteers a year to empower low-income families, seniors, and veterans to have the opportunity to build and preserve their homes and neighborhoods.

A hand-up, not handout model, Habitat homeowner partners put in 500 hours of sweat equity before purchasing their homes for an affordable mortgage.

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento serves over 3,000 people a year in Sacramento and Yolo County through build, preservation, and community projects.

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento's retail recycling facility "the ReStore" sells donated, quality building materials and furniture at discounted rates to the general public. In addition to ReStore sales supporting the efforts of Habitat and helping to cover overhead costs, the Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento ReStore annually diverts an estimated 975,000 pounds a year of usable materials from the landfill.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of houses built
8
Total number of works restored or preserved
32
Number of clients served
1,500
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

three stars

83.24

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
85.3%
  Administrative Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.71
  Program Expenses Growth -0.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 40.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Constituent Voice

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How is the organization collecting feedback?
Paper surveys, Focus groups or interviews (by phone or in person), Case management notes, Community meetings or town halls, Constituent (client or resident, etc) advisory committees, Suggestion box/email
How is the organization using feedback?
To identify and remedy poor client service experiences, To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To make fundamental changes to our programs and/or operations, To inform the development of new programs/projects, To identify where we are less inclusive or equitable across demographic groups, To strengthen relationships with the people we serve
With whom is the organization sharing feedback?
The people we serve, Our staff, Our board, Our community partners
What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?
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Describe a recent change in your organization that resulted from feedback.
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Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento (CA) 88.14 three stars
Lakeshore Habitat for Humanity (MI) 91.34 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of St. Joseph County (IN) 91.45 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Newburgh (NY) 93.91 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of East Jefferson County (WA) 92.59 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,239,345
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $63,046
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $624,379
Total Contributions $2,926,770
   Program Service Revenue $2,025,685
Total Primary Revenue $4,952,455
   Other Revenue $399,172
TOTAL REVENUE $5,351,627
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,683,483
   Administrative Expenses $307,464
   Fundraising Expenses $297,181
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,288,128
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,063,499
   
Net Assets $7,291,551

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
Home Construction $3,683,483 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 07/01/2019 88.14 three stars
2017-06 09/01/2018 85.85 three stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 91.35 four stars
2015-06 09/01/2016 91.45 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 91.03 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 92.02 four stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 91.42 four stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 87.83 three stars
2011-06 10/01/2012 81.42 three 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 68-0085804
Name in IRS Master File HABITAT FOR HUMANITY INTERNATIONAL INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$107,533 2.50% Robert J. Kerth Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$90,769 2.11% Leah Miller Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento (CA) 88.14 three stars
Habitat for Humanity of Suffolk (NY) 96.16 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of the Charlotte Region (NC) 93.90 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Sonoma County (CA) 86.63 three stars
Habitat for Humanity of Broward (FL) 96.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento
819 North 10th Street
Sacramento, CA 95811
tel: (916) 440-1215
fax: (916) 440-1218
EIN: 68-0085804

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Board Leadership

Susan J. Sheridan
Board Chair

CEO

Leah Miller
President and CEO

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