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Human Services : Homeless Services

Hesed House

Because Everyone Deserves Dignity

95.76

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 95.76
  Financial 94.82
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 11/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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.

Financial

94.82

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 11/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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 8.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.91
  Program Expenses Growth 10.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.7%
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) 95.76
Lantern House (UT) 88.16
Bridge House (CO) 96.66
The Midnight Mission (CA) 98.23
Family Promise of Greater Cleveland (OH) 86.97

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,444,563
   Federated Campaigns $20,000
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $401,784
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,314,937
Total Contributions $8,181,284
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $8,181,284
   Other Revenue $71,101
TOTAL REVENUE $8,252,385
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,122,610
   Administrative Expenses $619,034
   Fundraising Expenses $505,567
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,247,211
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,005,174
   
Net Assets $5,748,355

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 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-06 11/01/2021 95.76
2019-06 11/01/2020 90.55
2018-06 07/01/2019 91.88
2017-06 06/01/2018 91.15
2016-06 07/01/2017 92.75
2015-06 07/01/2016 92.73
2014-06 06/01/2016 90.31
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 02/01/2016 84.22
2014-06 10/01/2015 77.51
2013-06 09/01/2014 83.05
2012-06 05/01/2013 86.68

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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$98,077 1.35% Ryan Dowd Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hesed House (IL) 95.76
JOIN (OR) 96.66
National Council of the United States, Society of St. Vincent de Paul (MO) 86.77
Upper Valley Haven (VT) 92.90
Bridging (MN) 91.72

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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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