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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Hope Community

The power of people and place.

three stars

88.98

611 East Franklin Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55404
tel: (612) 874-8867   Web Site
EIN: 41-1292817

Board Leadership
Heidi Lasley Barajas
Chair

CEO
Mary Keefe
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.98 three stars
  Financial 95.82 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

95.82

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
85.6%
  Administrative Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.47
  Program Expenses Growth 8.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 24.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hope Community on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hope Community on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hope Community (MN) 88.98 three stars
Center for Resilient Cities (WI) 86.61 three stars
Asian Pacific Environmental Network (CA) 91.29 four stars
Urban Homeworks (MN) 85.18 three stars
Pico National Network (CA) 90.36 four stars

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Founded in 1977, Hope Community is a catalyst for change, growth and safety. We are building a sustainable neighborhood model through community organization, active education, leadership and affordable housing development. To do this, we develop affordable housing and public spaces, including a community center, playgrounds and gardens. Additionally, we engage with the community extensively to involve hundreds of youth, adults and families each year in learning, leadership and community opportunities.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,888,708
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $34,000
Total Contributions $1,922,708
   Program Service Revenue $450,900
Total Primary Revenue $2,373,608
   Other Revenue $152,695
TOTAL REVENUE $2,526,303
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,713,427
   Administrative Expenses $136,537
   Fundraising Expenses $126,946
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,976,910
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $549,393
   
Net Assets $6,698,203

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
Asset and Property Management $918,778 53.6%
Community Engagement $730,742 42.6%
Real Estate Development $63,907 3.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 04/01/2017 88.98 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.63 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 83.63 three stars
2013-12 02/01/2015 80.50 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 41-1292817
Name in IRS Master File HOPE COMMUNITY INC
NTEE Code L41
NTEE Classification Homeless, Temporary Shelter For
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (3) Religious order
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, 1977
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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
$75,914 3.84% Mary Keefe Executive Director

Founded in 1977, Hope Community is a catalyst for change, growth and safety. We are building a sustainable neighborhood model through community organization, active education, leadership and affordable housing development. To do this, we develop affordable housing and public spaces, including a community center, playgrounds and gardens. Additionally, we engage with the community extensively to involve hundreds of youth, adults and families each year in learning, leadership and community opportunities.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hope Community (MN) 88.98 three stars
Catholic Charities CYO, Archdiocese of San Francisco (CA) 91.11 four stars
Puente (CA) 96.11 four stars
East Lake Foundation (GA) 87.25 three stars
Women's Community Revitalization Project (PA) 88.88 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Hope Community
611 East Franklin Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55404
tel: (612) 874-8867
fax: (612) 874-8650
EIN: 41-1292817

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Board Leadership

Heidi Lasley Barajas
Chair

CEO

Mary Keefe
Executive Director

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