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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Casa de Esperanza de Los Ninos

The House of Hope for Children

three stars

88.27

P. O. Box 301209 Houston, TX 77230
tel: (713) 529-0639   Web Site
EIN: 76-0105306

Board Leadership
Thomas W. McGee
President

CEO
Shelley Starr
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.27 three stars
  Financial 83.42 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 using data provided by the charity on a consolidated pro forma 990 which was verified against 990s received from the IRS.

Casa de Esperanza de los Ninos strives to break the cycle of child abuse and neglect for at-risk infants, children and their families, by providing comprehensive residential and aftercare programs that transform people and communities. Children receive comprehensive assessment and intervention services while in placement. Parents receive case management and referral services while Casa de Esperanza's well-trained staff provide safe care for their children. When family reunification is not possible, Casa de Esperanza de los Ninos is licensed to provide foster care and adoptive placements. Casa de Esperanza also provides aftercare services for the children and their families for as long as needed after discharge from residential care to ensure the stability and safety of the families

Casa de Esperanza de los Ninos strives to break the cycle of child abuse and neglect for at-risk infants, children and their families, by providing comprehensive residential and aftercare programs that transform people and communities. Children receive comprehensive assessment and intervention services while in placement. Parents receive case management and referral services while Casa de Esperanza's well-trained staff provide safe care for their children. When family reunification is not possible, Casa de Esperanza de los Ninos is licensed to provide foster care and adoptive placements. Casa de Esperanza also provides aftercare services for the children and their families for as long as needed after discharge from residential care to ensure the stability and safety of the families

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of new intakes into Residential Program
57
Number of days of care provided through the organization
12,354
Number of Hands of Hope Interns who provided services to the children in care
46
Number of developmental evaluations completed
86
Number of therapy evaluations completed
24
Number of children receiving therapy
29
Number of pediatric medical visits
863
Number of children discharged to biological family members
43
Number of children discharged to adoption
9
Number of children discharged to Children's Protective Services
11
Number of families receiving Aftercare services
74
Number of families receiving Post-Adopt services
84
Number of households that obtain/retain permanent housing for at least 6 months
55
Number of volunteers
1,040
This impact information is current as of March 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

83.42

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

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)
79.5%
  Administrative Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.22
  Program Expenses Growth -4.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Casa de Esperanza de Los Ninos on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Casa de Esperanza de Los Ninos on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Casa de Esperanza de Los Ninos (TX) 88.27 three stars
Children's Advocacy Center of Collier County (FL) 89.02 three stars
Voices For Children Foundation, Inc. (FL) 90.13 four stars
Childhaven (WA) 92.55 four stars
Fred Rogers Productions (PA) 92.13 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,279,921
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $756,186
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,036,107
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,036,107
   Other Revenue $1,029,377
TOTAL REVENUE $5,065,484
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,990,596
   Administrative Expenses $394,766
   Fundraising Expenses $449,585
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,834,947
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,230,537
   
Net Assets $17,248,624

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
Residential & Foster Care $2,520,632 84.3%
Development Center $157,313 5.3%
Adoption Services $139,312 4.7%
After Care and Outreach $118,245 4.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 88.27 three stars
2017-12 07/01/2019 88.82 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 89.53 three stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 88.42 three stars
2016-12 12/01/2017 86.96 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 76-0105306
Name in IRS Master File CASA DE ESPERANZA DE LOS NINOS INCORPORATED
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (326) Care and housing of children (orphanage, etc)
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 August, 1984
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$160,000 4.17% Shelley M. Starr Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Casa de Esperanza de Los Ninos (TX) 88.27 three stars
On Point (TN) 89.47 three stars
PACER Center (MN) 88.09 three stars
The Kentucky United Methodist Homes for Children & Youth (KY) 86.94 three stars
The Crystal Charity Ball (TX) 87.83 three stars

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Note: This rating represents consolidated financial data for these organizations:

  • Casa De Esperanza De Los Ninos Foundation (76-0555303)

Charity Contact Info

Casa de Esperanza de Los Ninos
P. O. Box 301209
Houston, TX 77230
tel: (713) 529-0639
fax: (713) 529-9179
EIN: 76-0105306

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Board Leadership

Thomas W. McGee
President

CEO

Shelley Starr
Executive Director

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