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Human Services : Homeless Services

Hope Helps

…preventing homelessness through housing, outreach, prevention, education

four stars

92.41

812 Eyrie Drive Oviedo, FL 32765
tel: (407) 366-3422   Web Site
EIN: 20-8490916

Board Leadership
Stephanie Vollrath
Chair

CEO
Joan Faulkner
President/CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.41 four stars
  Financial 91.87 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

HOPE's mission is to prevent and reduce homelessness in Central Florida by equipping individuals and families to become self-sufficient through Housing, Outreach, Prevention and Education. HOPE addresses the issues facing individuals and families in crisis by networking with local agencies and organizations, partnering to become more effective, studying best and emerging practices, and developing innovative problem-solving ideas in a comprehensive, coordinated, and strategic fashion. We educate and transform the way people view and treat those in need, by providing awareness, and the opportunity to create change. HOPE is engaging communities to develop and plan long term solutions that address the problems facing those in crisis. Together we will make a difference in the lives of those in our community.

HOPE's mission is to prevent and reduce homelessness in Central Florida by equipping individuals and families to become self-sufficient through Housing, Outreach, Prevention and Education. HOPE addresses the issues facing individuals and families in crisis by networking with local agencies and organizations, partnering to become more effective, studying best and emerging practices, and developing innovative problem-solving ideas in a comprehensive, coordinated, and strategic fashion. We educate and transform the way people view and treat those in need, by providing awareness, and the opportunity to create change. HOPE is engaging communities to develop and plan long term solutions that address the problems facing those in crisis. Together we will make a difference in the lives of those in our community.

Financial

four stars

91.87

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 04/01/2021 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)
89.0%
  Administrative Expenses 3.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.61
  Program Expenses Growth 9.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 33.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hope Helps on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hope Helps on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hope Helps (FL) 92.41 four stars
Jubilee Housing (DC) 86.00 three stars
Home Sweet Home Ministries, Inc. (IL) 87.02 three stars
Charlotte Family Housing (NC) 89.72 three stars
Miriam's Kitchen (DC) 91.36 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,667,119
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,667,119
   Program Service Revenue $924
Total Primary Revenue $1,668,043
   Other Revenue $541,488
TOTAL REVENUE $2,209,531
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,925,518
   Administrative Expenses $67,150
   Fundraising Expenses $158,658
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,151,326
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $58,205
   
Net Assets $1,198,493

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
Food Pantry $1,067,007 55.4%
Resource Center $475,768 24.7%
Hope Community Thrift Store $382,743 19.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 04/01/2021 92.41 four stars
2018-12 11/01/2019 87.70 three stars
2017-12 11/01/2018 87.87 three stars
2016-12 10/01/2017 83.85 three stars
2015-12 11/01/2016 80.68 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 80.68 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 20-8490916
Name in IRS Master File HOPE HELPS INC
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 October, 2007
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
$72,797 3.38% Joan Faulkner CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hope Helps (FL) 92.41 four stars
ACCESS (OH) 87.43 three stars
Family Promise (NJ) 100.00 four stars
Bridge Communities (IL) 87.11 three stars
Rosie's Place (MA) 88.57 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Hope Helps
812 Eyrie Drive
Oviedo, FL 32765
tel: (407) 366-3422
fax: (407) 542-3959
EIN: 20-8490916

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Board Leadership

Stephanie Vollrath
Chair

CEO

Joan Faulkner
President/CEO

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