Education : Scholarship and Financial Support

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Advancing higher education for Hispanic Americans

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four stars

91.21

1411 West 190th Street Suite 700
Gardena, CA 90248
tel: (877) 473-4636   Web Site
EIN: 52-1051044

Board Leadership
Gene Camarena
Chair

CEO
Fidel A. Vargas
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.21 four stars
  Financial 87.95 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) provides scholarships to Latino students, as well as related support services. HSF seeks to give students all the tools they need to apply to college, do well in their course work, graduate, enter a profession, excel, help lead our nation going forward, and mentor the generations to come.

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) provides scholarships to Latino students, as well as related support services. HSF seeks to give students all the tools they need to apply to college, do well in their course work, graduate, enter a profession, excel, help lead our nation going forward, and mentor the generations to come.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2017
Number of those who successfully gained employment after counseling
608
Number of conferences held
6
Number of youth programs offered
17
This impact information is current as of July 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

87.95

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
91.8%
  Administrative Expenses 6.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.59
  Program Expenses Growth 0.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hispanic Scholarship Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hispanic Scholarship Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $51,660,626
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $748,809
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $52,409,435
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $52,409,435
   Other Revenue $55,310
TOTAL REVENUE $52,464,745
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $40,547,264
   Administrative Expenses $2,826,334
   Fundraising Expenses $924,598
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $44,298,196
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $8,166,549
   
Net Assets $41,061,133

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$389,314 0.87% Fidel A. Vargas President, CEO

Mission

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) provides scholarships to Latino students, as well as related support services. HSF seeks to give students all the tools they need to apply to college, do well in their course work, graduate, enter a profession, excel, help lead our nation going forward, and mentor the generations to come.

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Charity Contact Info

Hispanic Scholarship Fund
1411 West 190th Street
Suite 700
Gardena, CA 90248
tel: (877) 473-4636
fax: (310) 349-3328
EIN: 52-1051044

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Board Leadership

Gene Camarena
Chair

CEO

Fidel A. Vargas
President & CEO