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Human Services : Social Services

House of Hope

Empowering Martin County residents to overcome hunger and hardship

four stars

98.23

2484 Southeast Bonita Street Stuart, FL 34997
tel: (772) 286-4673   Web Site
EIN: 59-2422998

Board Leadership
Stephen Schramm
Chairman

CEO
Robert Ranieri
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 98.23 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

House of Hope has been helping Martin County residents in need for 34 years by providing food, assistance with rent/mortgage, utilities, prescriptions, medical co-pays, clothing and other household expenses. From humble beginnings of handing out sandwiches from the trunk of a car, the organization now operates four full service centers, thrift stores, and Client Choice pantries, in addition to five nutrition gardens, the Elisabeth Lahti Nutrition Center, the Golden Gate Center for Enrichment & a Production/Vocational Farm. On average, House of Hope provides 6,000 services to people each month and distributes more than 700,000 pounds of nutritious food annually to individuals, local church kitchens and food pantries, and low income communities. There is never a cost to anyone seeking assistance from the organization, and everyone receives some level of case management through Project HOPE (Helping Others Progress through Empowerment) program assistants and case managers.

House of Hope has been helping Martin County residents in need for 34 years by providing food, assistance with rent/mortgage, utilities, prescriptions, medical co-pays, clothing and other household expenses. From humble beginnings of handing out sandwiches from the trunk of a car, the organization now operates four full service centers, thrift stores, and Client Choice pantries, in addition to five nutrition gardens, the Elisabeth Lahti Nutrition Center, the Golden Gate Center for Enrichment & a Production/Vocational Farm. On average, House of Hope provides 6,000 services to people each month and distributes more than 700,000 pounds of nutritious food annually to individuals, local church kitchens and food pantries, and low income communities. There is never a cost to anyone seeking assistance from the organization, and everyone receives some level of case management through Project HOPE (Helping Others Progress through Empowerment) program assistants and case managers.

Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
88.5%
  Administrative Expenses 4.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.50
  Program Expenses Growth 18.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by House of Hope on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by House of Hope on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
House of Hope (FL) 98.23 four stars
East Cooper Community Outreach (SC) 97.17 four stars
Northwest Assistance Ministries (TX) 90.50 four stars
Interfaith Social Services (MA) 89.02 three stars
The Sharing Center (FL) 88.85 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,923,585
   Federated Campaigns $80,620
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $99,188
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $26,766
Total Contributions $4,130,159
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,130,159
   Other Revenue $162,202
TOTAL REVENUE $4,292,361
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,085,337
   Administrative Expenses $136,361
   Fundraising Expenses $171,738
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,393,436
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-101,075
   
Net Assets $2,038,203

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
Basic Needs Assistance $3,700,198 90.6%
Life Skills Training $385,139 9.4%

Ratings History
House of Hope has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-09 06/01/2018 98.23 four stars
2016-09 11/01/2017 93.32 four stars
2015-09 10/01/2016 95.47 four stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 98.23 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 08/01/2015 97.40 four stars
2014-09 06/01/2015 94.41 four stars
2013-09 07/01/2014 93.55 four stars
2012-09 11/01/2013 82.48 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 59-2422998
Name in IRS Master File JESUS HOUSE OF HOPE INC
NTEE Code P60
NTEE Classification Emergency Assistance (Food, Clothing, Cash)
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
(29) Other religious 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 September, 1984
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
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  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013

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
$106,975 2.43% Robert Ranieri Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
House of Hope (FL) 98.23 four stars
St. Joseph Center (CA) 91.58 four stars
Humble Area Assistance Ministries (TX) 94.68 four stars
Interfaith Outreach & Community Partners (MN) 98.23 four stars
Society of St. Vincent de Paul of San Mateo County (CA) 93.91 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

House of Hope
2484 Southeast Bonita Street
Stuart, FL 34997
tel: (772) 286-4673
fax: (772) 286-7696
EIN: 59-2422998

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Board Leadership

Stephen Schramm
Chairman

CEO

Robert Ranieri
Chief Executive Officer

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