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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Rebuilding Together Houston

Revitalizing Houston's low-income homes and communities

four stars

90.91

104 North Greenwood Suite 100
Houston, TX 77011
tel: (713) 659-2511   Web Site
EIN: 76-0027902

Board Leadership
Randolph Henry and Fred Williams, Jr.
Co-Chairmen

CEO
Christine Holland
CEO, Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.91 four stars
  Financial 89.94 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Rebuilding Together - Houston (RT - H) brings volunteers and communities together to improve the homes and lives of low-income Houston area homeowners in need. They renovate and repair hundreds of homes annually at no charge to the homeowner. RT - H's focus is the delivery of essential home repairs and modifications to improve the overall condition of the home, eliminate health and safety hazards, and improve energy efficiency so that the homeowner may continue to live in warmth, safety, and independence. Through the support of corporate sponsors, local businesses, faith-based organizations and the hands-on work of over 5,000 volunteers, RT - H renovates and repairs hundreds of homes annually with a market value of nearly $5.4 million.

Rebuilding Together - Houston (RT - H) brings volunteers and communities together to improve the homes and lives of low-income Houston area homeowners in need. They renovate and repair hundreds of homes annually at no charge to the homeowner. RT - H's focus is the delivery of essential home repairs and modifications to improve the overall condition of the home, eliminate health and safety hazards, and improve energy efficiency so that the homeowner may continue to live in warmth, safety, and independence. Through the support of corporate sponsors, local businesses, faith-based organizations and the hands-on work of over 5,000 volunteers, RT - H renovates and repairs hundreds of homes annually with a market value of nearly $5.4 million.

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Financial

three stars

89.94

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 05/01/2018 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)
84.8%
  Administrative Expenses 6.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.31
  Program Expenses Growth 14.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 41.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rebuilding Together Houston on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rebuilding Together Houston on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rebuilding Together Houston (TX) 90.91 four stars
HomeFront, CT/NY (CT) 87.97 three stars
Rebuilding Together (DC) 87.34 three stars
Family Housing Fund (MN) 91.19 four stars
The Fuller Center for Housing (GA) 95.47 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,955,682
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,454,006
Total Contributions $3,409,688
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,409,688
   Other Revenue $27,697
TOTAL REVENUE $3,437,385
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,954,204
   Administrative Expenses $169,543
   Fundraising Expenses $311,372
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,435,119
   
Payments to Affiliates $12,500
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,266
   
Net Assets $935,461

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
Contractor Programs $2,228,145 75.4%
Volunteer Home Repair Program $570,789 19.3%
Safe & Sound Services in Program $110,072 3.7%

Ratings History
Rebuilding Together Houston has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 05/01/2018 90.91 four stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 91.33 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.30 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 86.93 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 81.28 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 81.46 three stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 83.29 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 76-0027902
Name in IRS Master File REBUILDING TOGETHER HOUSTON
NTEE Code L80
NTEE Classification Housing Support Services -- Other
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (400) Area development, redevelopment of renewal
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 February, 1983
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$120,216 3.49% James E. Soller Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rebuilding Together Houston (TX) 90.91 four stars
Warren Village (CO) 92.28 four stars
Interfaith Community Housing of Delaware (DE) 86.24 three stars
Corporation for Supportive Housing (NY) 92.46 four stars
Hosanna Industries (PA) 93.33 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Rebuilding Together Houston
104 North Greenwood
Suite 100
Houston, TX 77011
tel: (713) 659-2511
fax: (713) 650-0871
EIN: 76-0027902

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Board Leadership

Randolph Henry and Fred Williams, Jr.
Co-Chairmen

CEO

Christine Holland
CEO, Executive Director

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