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Human Services : Homeless Services

Hesed House

Because Everyone Deserves Dignity

four stars

90.55

659 South River Street Aurora, IL 60506
tel: (630) 897-2156   Web Site
EIN: 36-3285644

Board Leadership
Michael Schroeck
Chair

CEO
Ryan Dowd
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.55 four stars
  Financial 88.63 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Hesed House is the second largest shelter in the State of Illinois, and the largest shelter outside of the city of Chicago. With the help of professional staff, alliances with outside agencies and 6,000 volunteers from 70 area churches, almost one thousand individuals (including 188 children) are served each year through Hesed House's shelter and three housing programs. Hesed House sees 16 newly homeless individuals each week – that's one new homeless individual every 10 1/2 hours. Hesed House strives to get 16 or 17 individuals out of homelessness each week.

Hesed House is the second largest shelter in the State of Illinois, and the largest shelter outside of the city of Chicago. With the help of professional staff, alliances with outside agencies and 6,000 volunteers from 70 area churches, almost one thousand individuals (including 188 children) are served each year through Hesed House's shelter and three housing programs. Hesed House sees 16 newly homeless individuals each week – that's one new homeless individual every 10 1/2 hours. Hesed House strives to get 16 or 17 individuals out of homelessness each week.

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Financial

three stars

88.63

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 11/01/2020 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)
84.4%
  Administrative Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.83
  Program Expenses Growth 3.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hesed House on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hesed House on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hesed House (IL) 90.55 four stars
Jon Bon Jovi Soul Foundation (PA) 92.38 four stars
WINGS Program, Inc. (IL) 92.71 four stars
Hope Helps (FL) 87.70 three stars
Calvary Women's Services (DC) 90.43 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,978,172
   Federated Campaigns $28,750
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $626,449
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,453,738
Total Contributions $6,087,109
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $6,087,109
   Other Revenue $153,935
TOTAL REVENUE $6,241,044
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,121,846
   Administrative Expenses $569,122
   Fundraising Expenses $448,350
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,139,318
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $101,726
   
Net Assets $4,698,972

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
Hesed House has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 11/01/2020 90.55 four stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 91.88 four stars
2017-06 06/01/2018 91.15 four stars
2016-06 07/01/2017 92.75 four stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 92.73 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 90.31 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 02/01/2016 84.22 three stars
2014-06 10/01/2015 77.51 two stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 83.05 three stars
2012-06 05/01/2013 86.68 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 36-3285644
Name in IRS Master File PUBLIC ACTION TO DELIVER SHELTER INC
NTEE Code P85
NTEE Classification Homeless Persons Centers, Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
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 October, 1984
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
$152,800 2.48% Ryan Dowd Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hesed House (IL) 90.55 four stars
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Adopt-A-Family (FL) 95.17 four stars
SOME (So Others Might Eat) (DC) 96.11 four stars
Marian House (MD) 92.23 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Hesed House
659 South River Street
Aurora, IL 60506
tel: (630) 897-2156
EIN: 36-3285644

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Board Leadership

Michael Schroeck
Chair

CEO

Ryan Dowd
Executive Director

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