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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

The Hiram House

Enriching the lives of children since 1896

three stars

83.91

33775 Hiram Trail Chagrin Falls, OH 44022
tel: (216) 831-5045   Web Site
EIN: 34-0714352

Board Leadership
Spencer N. Pisczak
President

CEO
Courtney L. Guzy
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.91 three stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1896, the mission of Hiram House is to enrich the lives of children through camping. We provide the youth of our community with an opportunity to live, play and learn in an environment that is racially, ethnically and socio-economically diverse. Hiram House is committed to promoting family values, building character and opening new horizons for youth. Hiram House Camp offers year-round outdoor education and recreation programs for youth, schools, churches, businesses, civic and other organizations through a variety of Summer Camps, School Camps, and Group Retreats.

Founded in 1896, the mission of Hiram House is to enrich the lives of children through camping. We provide the youth of our community with an opportunity to live, play and learn in an environment that is racially, ethnically and socio-economically diverse. Hiram House is committed to promoting family values, building character and opening new horizons for youth. Hiram House Camp offers year-round outdoor education and recreation programs for youth, schools, churches, businesses, civic and other organizations through a variety of Summer Camps, School Camps, and Group Retreats.

Financial

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
88.2%
  Administrative Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 9.20
  Program Expenses Growth -2.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Hiram House on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Hiram House on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Hiram House (OH) 83.91 three stars
Marine Toys for Tots Foundation (VA) 90.91 four stars
Arizona Helping Hands (AZ) 98.23 four stars
Clothes To Kids (FL) 98.23 four stars
HomeSafe (FL) 94.47 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $415,807
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $415,807
   Program Service Revenue $828,401
Total Primary Revenue $1,244,208
   Other Revenue $299,466
TOTAL REVENUE $1,543,674
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,213,647
   Administrative Expenses $100,073
   Fundraising Expenses $92,236
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,405,956
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $137,718
   
Net Assets $13,298,909

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
Camp Programs $1,203,790 99.2%
Camp for Students at the Lerner School for Autism $9,857 0.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 07/01/2021 83.91 three stars
2018-12 05/01/2020 84.00 three stars
2017-12 06/01/2019 84.15 three stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 78.44 two stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 77.09 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 80.04 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 80.72 three stars
2012-12 09/01/2014 77.97 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 34-0714352
Name in IRS Master File HIRAM HOUSE
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 (325) Camp
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 May, 1938
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$91,500 6.50% Courtney L. Guzy Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Hiram House (OH) 83.91 three stars
Marine Toys for Tots Foundation (VA) 90.91 four stars
Encompass (WA) 92.00 four stars
Christel House International (IN) 96.46 four stars
New Yorkers For Children (NY) 98.02 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Hiram House
33775 Hiram Trail
Chagrin Falls, OH 44022
tel: (216) 831-5045
fax: (216) 831-2477
EIN: 34-0714352

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Board Leadership

Spencer N. Pisczak
President

CEO

Courtney L. Guzy
Executive Director

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