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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Habitat for Humanity of Eastern Connecticut

Making sure every man, woman and child has simple, decent shelter

four stars

95.47

377 Broad Street New London, CT 06320
tel: (860) 442-7890   Web Site
EIN: 06-1214680

Board Leadership
Thomas Hogsten
President

CEO
Terri O'Rourke
Executive Director, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.47 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 10/01/2017 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)
90.9%
  Administrative Expenses 4.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.43
  Program Expenses Growth 11.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 26.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat for Humanity of Eastern Connecticut on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat for Humanity of Eastern Connecticut on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Humanity of Eastern Connecticut (CT) 95.47 four stars
Habitat for Humanity - North Central Georgia (GA) 96.13 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Lowell (MA) 98.23 four stars
Habitat for Humanity-MidOhio (OH) 92.63 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of San Antonio (TX) 91.64 four stars

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Habitat for Humanity of Eastern Connecticut, in the spirit of sharing, builds decent and affordable homes in partnership with families in need. Habitat accomplishes this goal through the dedicated efforts of community volunteers, financial sponsors and partner families who find rewarding experiences by sharing their time, talents and resources. Our mission is to make a difference in the lives of others, fulfill the dream of home ownership and help eliminate sub-standard housing in Eastern Connecticut.

Created through the merger of Habitat for Humanity of Southeastern Connecticut and Habitat for Humanity of Northeast Connecticut in 2013, Habitat for Humanity of Eastern Connecticut has constructed or rehabilitated 64 homes using volunteer labor and donated building material or material purchased with donated funds. The affiliate's work is made possible with donations from private citizens, foundations, corporations, civic groups or organizations, schools, government programs and a

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $933,513
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $7,358
Total Contributions $940,871
   Program Service Revenue $1,184,918
Total Primary Revenue $2,125,789
   Other Revenue $-5,684
TOTAL REVENUE $2,120,105
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,856,050
   Administrative Expenses $72,981
   Fundraising Expenses $76,375
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,005,406
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $114,699
   
Net Assets $2,829,867

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
Building Houses $1,856,050 100.0%

Ratings History
Habitat for Humanity of Eastern Connecticut has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 10/01/2017 95.47 four stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 93.91 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.00 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 85.50 three stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 82.80 three stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 81.33 three stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 86.24 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 06-1214680
Name in IRS Master File HABITAT FOR HUMANITY INTERNATIONAL INC
NTEE Code L20
NTEE Classification Housing Development, Construction, Management
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (398) Instruction and guidance on housing
(380) Low-income housing
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 Subordinate - the organization is a subordinate in a group ruling.
Group Name HABITAT FOR HUMANITY INTERNATIONAL
Ruling Date January, 1987
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$81,774 4.07% Theresa O'Rourke Executive Director

Habitat for Humanity of Eastern Connecticut, in the spirit of sharing, builds decent and affordable homes in partnership with families in need. Habitat accomplishes this goal through the dedicated efforts of community volunteers, financial sponsors and partner families who find rewarding experiences by sharing their time, talents and resources. Our mission is to make a difference in the lives of others, fulfill the dream of home ownership and help eliminate sub-standard housing in Eastern Connecticut.

Created through the merger of Habitat for Humanity of Southeastern Connecticut and Habitat for Humanity of Northeast Connecticut in 2013, Habitat for Humanity of Eastern Connecticut has constructed or rehabilitated 64 homes using volunteer labor and donated building material or material purchased with donated funds. The affiliate's work is made possible with donations from private citizens, foundations, corporations, civic groups or organizations, schools, government programs and a

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Humanity of Eastern Connecticut (CT) 95.47 four stars
Dallas Area Habitat for Humanity (TX) 88.72 three stars
Habitat for Humanity of Omaha (NE) 94.90 four stars
Flatirons Habitat for Humanity (CO) 88.25 three stars
Habitat for Humanity of Palm Beach County (FL) 88.53 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Habitat for Humanity of Eastern Connecticut
377 Broad Street
New London, CT 06320
tel: (860) 442-7890
fax: (860) 701-1334
EIN: 06-1214680

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Board Leadership

Thomas Hogsten
President

CEO

Terri O'Rourke
Executive Director, CEO

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