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Howard Brown Health Center

Leader, innovator, partner

four stars

92.61

4025 North Sheridan Road Chicago, IL 60613
tel: (773) 388-1600   Web Site
EIN: 36-2894128

Board Leadership
Mario Treto
Chair

CEO
David Ernesto Munar
President, CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.61 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Howard Brown Health Center is to promote the well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender persons through the provision of health care and wellness programs, including clinical, educational, social service and research activities. Howard Brown designed these programs to serve gay, lesbian, and bisexual persons in a confidential, supportive, and nurturing environment. Howard Brown Health Center is committed to working cooperatively with other community-based organizations serving and contributing to the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community. Founded in 1974, Howard Brown now administers a range of medical and behavioral health services, with sliding scale rates, to ensure that everyone in these underserved populations receives essential healthcare needs, in addition to ongoing research.

The mission of Howard Brown Health Center is to promote the well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender persons through the provision of health care and wellness programs, including clinical, educational, social service and research activities. Howard Brown designed these programs to serve gay, lesbian, and bisexual persons in a confidential, supportive, and nurturing environment. Howard Brown Health Center is committed to working cooperatively with other community-based organizations serving and contributing to the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community. Founded in 1974, Howard Brown now administers a range of medical and behavioral health services, with sliding scale rates, to ensure that everyone in these underserved populations receives essential healthcare needs, in addition to ongoing research.

Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 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)
86.2%
  Administrative Expenses 8.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.21
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.65
  Program Expenses Growth 40.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Howard Brown Health Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Howard Brown Health Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Howard Brown Health Center (IL) 92.61 four stars
Volunteers In Medicine Clinic, Oregon (OR) 86.28 three stars
Turner House Children's Clinic (KS) 88.97 three stars
Infant Welfare Society of Chicago (IL) 90.93 four stars
Mercy Health Clinic (MD) 90.94 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,321,330
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $31,268
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $6,627,171
Total Contributions $12,979,769
   Program Service Revenue $67,158,089
Total Primary Revenue $80,137,858
   Other Revenue $585,610
TOTAL REVENUE $80,723,468
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $59,330,080
   Administrative Expenses $5,105,476
   Fundraising Expenses $3,737,785
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $68,173,341
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $12,550,127
   
Net Assets $31,023,241

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
Medical $52,435,046 88.4%
Prevention $2,987,402 5.0%
Youth Services $1,593,701 2.7%
Behavioral Health $1,488,586 2.5%
Research $825,345 1.4%

Ratings History
Howard Brown Health Center has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 09/01/2018 92.61 four stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 92.38 four stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 89.47 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 86.36 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 89.92 three stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 88.53 three stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 90.99 four stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 87.72 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 74.42 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 12/22/2010 76.45 two stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 74.51 two stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 66.69 one star
2006-06 07/01/2007 74.85 two stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 65.60 one star
2004-06 07/01/2005 76.48 two stars
2003-06 06/01/2004 78.53 two stars
2002-06 10/01/2003 54.43 zero star
2001-06 02/05/2003 72.40 two stars
2000-06 10/15/2002 72.16 two 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 36-2894128
Name in IRS Master File HOWARD BROWN HEALTH CENTER
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 April, 1978
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
$219,263 0.32% David Ernesto Munar President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Howard Brown Health Center (IL) 92.61 four stars
Santa Barbara Neighborhood Clinics (CA) 91.45 four stars
National Association of Free and Charitable Clinics (VA) 92.25 four stars
North Coast Health (OH) 86.67 three stars
Saban Community Clinic (CA) 95.03 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Howard Brown Health Center
4025 North Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL 60613
tel: (773) 388-1600
fax: (773) 388-1602
EIN: 36-2894128

Mail donations to:
PO Box 13500
Chicago, IL 60613

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Board Leadership

Mario Treto
Chair

CEO

David Ernesto Munar
President, CEO

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