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Boca Helping Hands

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four stars

95.84

1500 NW 1st Court Boca Raton, FL 33432
tel: (561) 417-0913   Web Site
EIN: 31-1713631

Board Leadership
Gary Peters
President

CEO
Greg Hazle
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.84 four stars
  Financial 94.12 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 using data provided by the charity on a consolidated pro forma 990 which was verified against 990s received from the IRS.

Boca Helping Hands (BHH) mission is to provide food, medical, and financial assistance to meet basic human needs as well as education, job training, and guidance to create self-sufficiency. Operating since 1998, BHH serves lunch 6 days a week, Monday to Saturday and a Thursday Night Family Dinner; Distributes over 5,000 pantry bags monthly to qualified individuals, Reaching over 1,000 elementary students through BHH Backpacks with 6 meals and 2 snacks for 33 weekends during the school year; Job Mentoring Program helps clients through computer classes, resume building, and online job searches; Job Training Programs include: Hospitality, Home Health Aide; CDL (Commercial Driver's License), Customer Service Representative, and IT Help Desk Technician; Resource Center helps qualified Boca residents in crisis situations with limited financial help, budget planning and referrals to other agencies; Children's Assistance Program (CAP) helps working parents with summer camp, aftercare & daycare.

Boca Helping Hands (BHH) mission is to provide food, medical, and financial assistance to meet basic human needs as well as education, job training, and guidance to create self-sufficiency. Operating since 1998, BHH serves lunch 6 days a week, Monday to Saturday and a Thursday Night Family Dinner; Distributes over 5,000 pantry bags monthly to qualified individuals, Reaching over 1,000 elementary students through BHH Backpacks with 6 meals and 2 snacks for 33 weekends during the school year; Job Mentoring Program helps clients through computer classes, resume building, and online job searches; Job Training Programs include: Hospitality, Home Health Aide; CDL (Commercial Driver's License), Customer Service Representative, and IT Help Desk Technician; Resource Center helps qualified Boca residents in crisis situations with limited financial help, budget planning and referrals to other agencies; Children's Assistance Program (CAP) helps working parents with summer camp, aftercare & daycare.

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Financial

four stars

94.12

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
91.2%
  Administrative Expenses 5.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.55
  Program Expenses Growth 4.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boca Helping Hands on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boca Helping Hands on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boca Helping Hands (FL) 95.84 four stars
St. Vincent Meals on Wheels (CA) 86.11 three stars
Mobile Loaves & Fishes (TX) 98.23 four stars
Loaves and Fishes for St. Louis (MO) 86.60 three stars
House of Bread (OH) 90.87 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,496,813
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $137,145
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,633,958
   Program Service Revenue $3,626
Total Primary Revenue $6,637,584
   Other Revenue $215,099
TOTAL REVENUE $6,852,683
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,969,779
   Administrative Expenses $395,265
   Fundraising Expenses $181,179
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,546,223
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $306,460
   
Net Assets $9,596,344

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
Boca Helping Hands has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 06/01/2019 95.84 four stars
2016-12 02/01/2019 93.11 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 31-1713631
Name in IRS Master File BOCA HELPING HANDS INC
NTEE Code K34
NTEE Classification Congregate Meals
NTEE Type Food, Agriculture and Nutrition
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 August, 2000
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
$36,612 0.55% Gregory M. Hazle Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$112,365 1.71% James Gavrilos Former Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boca Helping Hands (FL) 95.84 four stars
Food For Thought (CA) 91.26 four stars
Meals on Wheels Plus of Manatee (FL) 86.96 three stars
Martha's Kitchen (CA) 90.21 four stars
God's Love We Deliver (NY) 93.33 four stars

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

  • Boca Helping Hands Endowment Fund Inc. (45-5110682)

Charity Contact Info

Boca Helping Hands
1500 NW 1st Court
Boca Raton, FL 33432
tel: (561) 417-0913
fax: (561) 417-3763
EIN: 31-1713631

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Board Leadership

Gary Peters
President

CEO

Greg Hazle
Executive Director

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