Health : Patient and Family Support

Help Hope Live

Hope Starts Here

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four stars

97.16

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 97.16 four stars
  Financial 95.99 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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

95.99

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

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)
88.4%
  Administrative Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.90
  Program Expenses Growth 6.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.1%
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 $8,253,749
   Federated Campaigns $37,106
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $11,000
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $8,301,855
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $8,301,855
   Other Revenue $794,861
TOTAL REVENUE $9,096,716
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,852,770
   Administrative Expenses $566,310
   Fundraising Expenses $678,755
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $11,097,835
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,001,119
   
Net Assets $21,152,744

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$154,495 1.39% David Bakelman Chief Executive 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