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H.I.S. BridgeBuilders

Making Poverty History

two stars

71.18

PO Box 702545 Dallas, TX 75370
tel: (469) 621-5900   Web Site
EIN: 75-2596111

Board Leadership
Adam Wright
Chair

CEO
Jonathan Fechner
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 71.18 two stars
  Financial 73.54 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 69.00 one star
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

BridgeBuilders is an urban missionary organization that breaks the cycle of poverty by confronting the spiritual needs of the "poor" and resolving the material realities that prevent them from flourishing.

BridgeBuilders is an urban missionary organization that breaks the cycle of poverty by confronting the spiritual needs of the "poor" and resolving the material realities that prevent them from flourishing.

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Financial

two stars

73.54

Accountability & Transparency

one star

69.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
79.9%
  Administrative Expenses 11.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.04
  Program Expenses Growth -16.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 41.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by H.I.S. BridgeBuilders on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by H.I.S. BridgeBuilders on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
H.I.S. BridgeBuilders (TX) 71.18 two stars
Shepherd Community Center (IN) 85.86 three stars
Wilkinson Center (TX) 86.83 three stars
Gladden Community House (OH) 88.58 three stars
The Next Door (TN) 85.96 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,122,814
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,122,814
   Program Service Revenue $251
Total Primary Revenue $1,123,065
   Other Revenue $-124,417
TOTAL REVENUE $998,648
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,403,265
   Administrative Expenses $86,017
   Fundraising Expenses $5,450
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,494,732
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-496,084
   
Net Assets $114,478

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
Skills Training and Employment Services $519,208 37.0%
Kids Athletics $463,077 33.0%
Missions $420,980 30.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 02/01/2020 71.18 two stars
2016-12 07/01/2018 81.74 three stars
2015-12 12/22/2017 77.98 two stars
2015-12 12/01/2017 75.72 two stars
2015-12 08/01/2017 74.36 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 74.88 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 78.70 two stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 77.04 two stars
2011-12 12/01/2013 78.25 two 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 75-2596111
Name in IRS Master File H I S BRIDGE BUILDERS INC
NTEE Code X21
NTEE Classification Protestant
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(7) Evangelism
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 March, 1996
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
H.I.S. BridgeBuilders (TX) 71.18 two stars
ProJeCt of Easton (PA) 92.92 four stars
Family Pathways (MN) 88.32 three stars
Goddard Riverside Community Center (NY) 87.62 three stars
Stanley M. Isaacs Neighborhood Center (NY) 89.86 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

H.I.S. BridgeBuilders
PO Box 702545
Dallas, TX 75370
tel: (469) 621-5900
EIN: 75-2596111

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Board Leadership

Adam Wright
Chair

CEO

Jonathan Fechner
Executive Director

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