Health : Patient and Family Support

Help Hope Live

Hope Starts Here

four stars

92.92

2 Radnor Corporate Center, Suite 100 100 Matsonford Road
Radnor, PA 19087
tel: (800) 642-8399   Web Site
EIN: 52-1322317

Board Leadership
James F. Madden
Chair

CEO
Kelly L. Green
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.92 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

As a national nonprofit, our mission is to support community-based fundraising for people with unmet medical and related expenses due to cell and organ transplants or catastrophic injuries and illnesses.

At Help Hope Live, we HELP relieve the financial burden of a medical crisis, provide HOPE at a time of overwhelming need and support patients and their families to LIVE life as fully as possible.

Since 1983, campaigns organized by Help Hope Live have raised more than $135 million to help patients and families bridge the gap between what their health insurance will pay and what is actually needed to heal, live and thrive...

- resulting in more than 3,900 transplants
- restoring independence and quality of life for more than 1,100 individuals affected by a catastrophic injury or illness.
- providing more than $105 million to pay patient expenses

As a national nonprofit, our mission is to support community-based fundraising for people with unmet medical and related expenses due to cell and organ transplants or catastrophic injuries and illnesses.

At Help Hope Live, we HELP relieve the financial burden of a medical crisis, provide HOPE at a time of overwhelming need and support patients and their families to LIVE life as fully as possible.

Since 1983, campaigns organized by Help Hope Live have raised more than $135 million to help patients and families bridge the gap between what their health insurance will pay and what is actually needed to heal, live and thrive...

- resulting in more than 3,900 transplants
- restoring independence and quality of life for more than 1,100 individuals affected by a catastrophic injury or illness.
- providing more than $105 million to pay patient expenses

Impact Information

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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
88.3%
  Administrative Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.00
  Program Expenses Growth -7.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Help Hope Live on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Help Hope Live on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,444,803
   Federated Campaigns $15,857
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $28,000
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,488,660
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $6,488,660
   Other Revenue $1,345,196
TOTAL REVENUE $7,833,856
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,073,464
   Administrative Expenses $505,791
   Fundraising Expenses $612,073
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,191,328
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-357,472
   
Net Assets $20,892,266

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$13,500 0.16% Kelly L. Green Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$120,000 1.46% William Lawson Chief Technology Officer

Mission

As a national nonprofit, our mission is to support community-based fundraising for people with unmet medical and related expenses due to cell and organ transplants or catastrophic injuries and illnesses.

At Help Hope Live, we HELP relieve the financial burden of a medical crisis, provide HOPE at a time of overwhelming need and support patients and their families to LIVE life as fully as possible.

Since 1983, campaigns organized by Help Hope Live have raised more than $135 million to help patients and families bridge the gap between what their health insurance will pay and what is actually needed to heal, live and thrive...

- resulting in more than 3,900 transplants
- restoring independence and quality of life for more than 1,100 individuals affected by a catastrophic injury or illness.
- providing more than $105 million to pay patient expenses

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Charity Contact Info

Help Hope Live
2 Radnor Corporate Center, Suite 100
100 Matsonford Road
Radnor, PA 19087
tel: (800) 642-8399
fax: (610) 535-6106
EIN: 52-1322317

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Board Leadership

James F. Madden
Chair

CEO

Kelly L. Green
Executive Director