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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Bike & Build

Pedaling for Affordable Housing

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two stars

76.76

6153 Ridge Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19128
tel: (267) 331-8488   Web Site
EIN: 36-4524531

Board Leadership
Danny McGee
Chairperson

CEO
Ron Stepanek
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 76.76 two stars
  Financial 67.38 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Bike & Build engages young adults in service-oriented cycling trips to raise money and awareness for the affordable housing cause. It is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that fosters a sustained connection to community. We advocate for the need for affordable housing in thousands of communities across the country.

We envision future generations who are committed to a lifetime of civic engagement and who inspire individuals and communities to create fair, decent housing for all Americans.

Bike & Build engages young adults in service-oriented cycling trips to raise money and awareness for the affordable housing cause. It is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that fosters a sustained connection to community. We advocate for the need for affordable housing in thousands of communities across the country.

We envision future generations who are committed to a lifetime of civic engagement and who inspire individuals and communities to create fair, decent housing for all Americans.

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Financial

one star

67.38

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

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)
67.1%
  Administrative Expenses 29.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.16
  Program Expenses Growth -20.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 32.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bike & Build on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bike & Build on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bike & Build (PA) 76.76 two stars
Rebuilding Together Houston (TX) 97.17 four stars
Apartment Life (TX) 86.14 three stars
Rebuilding Together Silicon Valley (CA) 96.66 four stars
CHN Housing Partners (OH) 85.57 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $725,328
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $18,863
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $744,191
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $744,191
   Other Revenue $4,698
TOTAL REVENUE $748,889
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $619,092
   Administrative Expenses $289,707
   Fundraising Expenses $57,760
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $966,559
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-217,670
   
Net Assets $198,054

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
Service Oriented Bike Trips $619,092 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-10 08/01/2019 76.76 two stars
2017-10 08/01/2018 83.08 three stars
2016-10 11/01/2017 88.32 three stars
2015-10 04/01/2017 86.06 three stars
2014-10 06/01/2016 89.47 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-10 03/01/2016 87.47 three stars
2014-10 11/01/2015 85.52 three stars
2013-10 06/01/2014 81.94 three stars
2012-10 04/01/2014 88.91 three stars
2012-10 11/01/2013 87.87 three stars
2011-10 05/01/2013 84.37 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 36-4524531
Name in IRS Master File BIKE & BUILD INC
NTEE Code C99
NTEE Classification Environmental Quality, Protection, and Beautification N.E.C.
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 July, 2004
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End October
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • October, 2017
  • October, 2016
  • October, 2015
  • October, 2014
  • October, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$80,000 8.27% Ron Stepanek Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bike & Build (PA) 76.76 two stars
Interfaith Community Housing of Delaware (DE) 86.24 three stars
Good Works, Inc. (PA) 85.65 three stars
Apartment Life (TX) 86.14 three stars
Housing and Community Development Network of New Jersey (NJ) 91.26 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Bike & Build
6153 Ridge Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19128
tel: (267) 331-8488
EIN: 36-4524531

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Board Leadership

Danny McGee
Chairperson

CEO

Ron Stepanek
Executive Director

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