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Human Services : Social Services

Give an Hour

Giving help and hope

four stars

92.24

P.O. Box 5918 Bethesda, MD 20824
tel: (240) 668-4365   Web Site
EIN: 61-1493378

Board Leadership
Barbara Van Dahlen
Founder, President

CEO
Barbara Van Dahlen
Founder, President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.24 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Give an Hour's mission is to develop national networks of volunteers capable of responding to both acute and chronic conditions that arise within our society. By harnessing the skill and expertise of volunteer professionals, we are able to increase the likelihood that those in need receive the support and care they deserve. Since 2005 we have focused on providing free mental health care to active duty, National Guard and Reserve service members, veterans, and their families. In 2016, we began expanding our efforts to address the mental health needs of other populations.

Give an Hour's mission is to develop national networks of volunteers capable of responding to both acute and chronic conditions that arise within our society. By harnessing the skill and expertise of volunteer professionals, we are able to increase the likelihood that those in need receive the support and care they deserve. Since 2005 we have focused on providing free mental health care to active duty, National Guard and Reserve service members, veterans, and their families. In 2016, we began expanding our efforts to address the mental health needs of other populations.

Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
87.5%
  Administrative Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.37
  Program Expenses Growth 10.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 18.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Give an Hour on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Give an Hour on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Give an Hour (MD) 92.24 four stars
Blue Star Families (CA) 95.14 four stars
DAV (Disabled American Veterans) Charitable Service Trust (KY) 96.66 four stars
Hope For The Warriors® (VA) 96.11 four stars
Building Homes for Heroes (NY) 98.23 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,060,623
   Federated Campaigns $21,442
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $833,300
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,915,365
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,915,365
   Other Revenue $-77,103
TOTAL REVENUE $1,838,262
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,103,201
   Administrative Expenses $135,707
   Fundraising Expenses $113,923
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,352,831
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-514,569
   
Net Assets $814,760

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
Mental Health Services $1,660,201 78.9%
Campaign to Change Direction $343,000 16.3%
Mental Health Services for U.S. National Guard $100,000 4.8%

Ratings History
Give an Hour has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 07/01/2018 92.24 four stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 92.24 four 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 61-1493378
Name in IRS Master File GIVE AN HOUR NONPROFIT CORPORATION
NTEE Code E60
NTEE Classification Health Support Services
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
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 March, 2006
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
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$215,800 9.17% Barbara Van Dahlen President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Give an Hour (MD) 92.24 four stars
United American Patriots (NC) 86.65 three stars
USO of Metropolitan New York (NY) 91.45 four stars
Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (VA) 95.02 four stars
DAV (Disabled American Veterans) Charitable Service Trust (KY) 96.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Give an Hour
P.O. Box 5918
Bethesda, MD 20824
tel: (240) 668-4365
EIN: 61-1493378

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Board Leadership

Barbara Van Dahlen
Founder, President

CEO

Barbara Van Dahlen
Founder, President

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