Human Services : Social Services

H.O.M.E.

Housing opportunities & maintenance for the elderly

four stars

90.01

1419 West Carroll Avenue Floor Two
Chicago, IL 60607
tel: (773) 921-3200   Web Site
EIN: 36-3172591

Board Leadership
Joel Rice
President

CEO
Gail Scehchter
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.01 four stars
  Financial 87.74 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

H.O.M.E. helps low-income seniors in Chicago maintain their independence by providing home upkeep and repair, a shopping bus and three affordable, intergenerational buildings. H.O.M.E. ensures seniors enjoy healthy and safe living conditions. Free shopping bus assists seniors who have limited mobility or live in food deserts to have access to groceries, pharmacies and medical services that are essential to their well-being. H.O.M.E. also owns and manages three affordable buildings where seniors can choose between two styles of living - individual apartments or, for residents who need some assistance, shared living. H.O.M.E.'s moving program offers seniors support and assistance through one of life's most stressful events-moving from one home to another.

H.O.M.E. helps low-income seniors in Chicago maintain their independence by providing home upkeep and repair, a shopping bus and three affordable, intergenerational buildings. H.O.M.E. ensures seniors enjoy healthy and safe living conditions. Free shopping bus assists seniors who have limited mobility or live in food deserts to have access to groceries, pharmacies and medical services that are essential to their well-being. H.O.M.E. also owns and manages three affordable buildings where seniors can choose between two styles of living - individual apartments or, for residents who need some assistance, shared living. H.O.M.E.'s moving program offers seniors support and assistance through one of life's most stressful events-moving from one home to another.

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Financial

three stars

87.74

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
82.3%
  Administrative Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.64
  Program Expenses Growth 6.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 47.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by H.O.M.E. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by H.O.M.E. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $994,910
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $90,620
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $64,725
Total Contributions $1,150,255
   Program Service Revenue $845,171
Total Primary Revenue $1,995,426
   Other Revenue $28,479
TOTAL REVENUE $2,023,905
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,704,080
   Administrative Expenses $180,047
   Fundraising Expenses $196,334
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,080,461
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-56,556
   
Net Assets $3,093,800

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$98,402 4.72% Bruce A. Otto Executive Director

Mission

H.O.M.E. helps low-income seniors in Chicago maintain their independence by providing home upkeep and repair, a shopping bus and three affordable, intergenerational buildings. H.O.M.E. ensures seniors enjoy healthy and safe living conditions. Free shopping bus assists seniors who have limited mobility or live in food deserts to have access to groceries, pharmacies and medical services that are essential to their well-being. H.O.M.E. also owns and manages three affordable buildings where seniors can choose between two styles of living - individual apartments or, for residents who need some assistance, shared living. H.O.M.E.'s moving program offers seniors support and assistance through one of life's most stressful events-moving from one home to another.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
H.O.M.E. (IL) 90.01 four stars
AARP Foundation (DC) 91.22 four stars
ElderHelp of San Diego (CA) 92.82 four stars
Senior Services (NC) 93.48 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

H.O.M.E.
1419 West Carroll Avenue
Floor Two
Chicago, IL 60607
tel: (773) 921-3200
fax: (312) 455-1500
EIN: 36-3172591

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Board Leadership

Joel Rice
President

CEO

Gail Scehchter
Executive Director