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Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston

Bringing people of diverse faith traditions together for dialogue, collaboration and service.

four stars

95.53

3303 Main Street Houston, TX 77002
tel: (713) 533-4900   Web Site
EIN: 74-1488102

Board Leadership
Paula Sutton
Chair of the Board

CEO
Martin Cominsky
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.53 four stars
  Financial 94.45 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

94.45

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
83.1%
  Administrative Expenses 9.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.90
  Program Expenses Growth 12.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (TX) 95.53 four stars
Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Detroit (MI) 90.63 four stars
Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Alameda County (CA) 87.89 three stars
Interfaith Outreach & Community Partners (MN) 98.23 four stars
My Brother's Keeper (MA) 92.02 four stars

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Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (IM) brings people of diverse faith traditions together for dialogue, collaboration and service, as a demonstration of our shared beliefs. IM provides four main services: Meals on Wheels for Greater Houston which delivers more than one million meals each year to seniors in Harris county; Refugee Services which, in conjunction with the U.S. State Department, resettles hundreds of refugees in Houston each year; Office of Disaster Preparedness and Response (ODPR) which facilitates communication on behalf of Houston's faith communities during relief and recovery efforts and; Interfaith Relations which provides a safe harbor for Greater Houston through its many interfaith programs and dialogue efforts.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,425,018
   Federated Campaigns $849,803
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $722,399
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $11,378,167
Total Contributions $17,375,387
   Program Service Revenue $496,750
Total Primary Revenue $17,872,137
   Other Revenue $-124,556
TOTAL REVENUE $17,747,581
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $14,061,932
   Administrative Expenses $1,377,739
   Fundraising Expenses $1,374,770
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $16,814,441
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $933,140
   
Net Assets $14,043,715

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
Meals & Animeals on Wheels $7,203,953 51.2%
The Refugee Services Program $6,137,825 43.6%
Interfaith Relations $453,414 3.2%

Ratings History
Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston has received 10 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 04/01/2017 95.53 four stars
2015-06 12/21/2016 94.00 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 93.37 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 03/01/2016 95.89 four stars
2014-06 11/01/2015 93.32 four stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 94.83 four stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 95.87 four stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 93.10 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 93.08 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 93.16 four stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 91.23 four stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 90.67 four stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 90.66 four stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 80.36 three stars
2004-12 03/01/2006 91.06 four stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 85.98 three stars
2002-12 05/01/2004 90.27 four stars
2001-12 04/15/2003 88.20 three stars
2000-12 10/15/2002 86.39 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 74-1488102
Name in IRS Master File INTERFAITH MINISTRIES FOR GREATER HOUSTON
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 (59) Other school related activities
(561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
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 November, 1964
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$114,962 0.68% Martin B. Cominksy President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$125,537 0.74% Jennifer Leone Chief Financial Officer
$120,707 0.71% Andrew Hoffman Chief Operating Officer

Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (IM) brings people of diverse faith traditions together for dialogue, collaboration and service, as a demonstration of our shared beliefs. IM provides four main services: Meals on Wheels for Greater Houston which delivers more than one million meals each year to seniors in Harris county; Refugee Services which, in conjunction with the U.S. State Department, resettles hundreds of refugees in Houston each year; Office of Disaster Preparedness and Response (ODPR) which facilitates communication on behalf of Houston's faith communities during relief and recovery efforts and; Interfaith Relations which provides a safe harbor for Greater Houston through its many interfaith programs and dialogue efforts.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (TX) 95.53 four stars
Community Shares of Colorado (CO) 89.02 three stars
Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Portland Council (OR) 86.31 three stars
House of Hope (FL) 95.47 four stars
Foothill Unity Center (CA) 92.22 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston
3303 Main Street
Houston, TX 77002
tel: (713) 533-4900
fax: (713) 520-4663
EIN: 74-1488102

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Board Leadership

Paula Sutton
Chair of the Board

CEO

Martin Cominsky
President and CEO

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