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International : Development and Relief Services

The Haitian Project

"What you receive for free, you must give for free." -Mathew 10:8

three stars

86.13

P.O. Box 6891 Providence, RI 02940
tel: (401) 351-3624   Web Site
EIN: 22-2700013

Board Leadership
Smith Vioselin
Chair

CEO
Deacon Patrick Moynihan
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.13 three stars
  Financial 95.18 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Haitian Project, founded in the early 1980's, is a Catholic Mission which supports and operates Louverture Cleary School (LCS), a tuition-free, Catholic, co-educational secondary boarding school in Haiti. The Haitian Project through Louverture Cleary School, educates and nurtures academically talented and motivated students from Haitian families who cannot afford the cost of their children's education in order to maximize their potential and enable them to work toward building a Haiti where justice and peace thrive.

The Haitian Project, founded in the early 1980's, is a Catholic Mission which supports and operates Louverture Cleary School (LCS), a tuition-free, Catholic, co-educational secondary boarding school in Haiti. The Haitian Project through Louverture Cleary School, educates and nurtures academically talented and motivated students from Haitian families who cannot afford the cost of their children's education in order to maximize their potential and enable them to work toward building a Haiti where justice and peace thrive.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2019
Number of students at or above a 90% attendance rate
360
Number of students who demonstrate writing ability
360
Number of entrance scholarships and awards and exit scholarships
360
Number of students who perform at average or above on standardized testing
100
Number of students enrolled
360
Number of students who demonstrate the desire to succeed in the academic setting
360
Percentage of graduates who remain in Haiti to help their country develop
90
Avererage Annual Alumni Earnings (note: per capita earnings in Haiti are < $1,000)
12,000
This impact information is current as of March 2020, 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

four stars

95.18

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
76.9%
  Administrative Expenses 12.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.44
  Program Expenses Growth 14.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Haitian Project on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Haitian Project on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Haitian Project (RI) 86.13 three stars
ActionAid USA (DC) 85.32 three stars
One Heart World-Wide (CA) 91.45 four stars
Kiwanis Children's Fund (IN) 85.18 three stars
American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (NY) 94.01 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,163,399
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,163,399
   Program Service Revenue $13,742
Total Primary Revenue $3,177,141
   Other Revenue $115,430
TOTAL REVENUE $3,292,571
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,516,868
   Administrative Expenses $216,196
   Fundraising Expenses $253,694
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,986,758
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,305,813
   
Net Assets $5,305,674

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
Boarding School $1,365,168 90.0%
Support for Haitian Catholic Schools $146,700 9.7%
Support for Catholic Catechesis Program $5,000 0.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 11/01/2019 86.13 three stars
2017-12 11/01/2018 86.10 three stars
2016-12 09/01/2017 82.34 three stars
2015-12 10/01/2016 83.37 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 83.10 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/05/2015 82.64 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 82.16 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 82.13 three stars
2013-12 02/01/2015 72.13 two stars
2012-12 07/01/2014 67.63 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 22-2700013
Name in IRS Master File THE HAITIAN PROJECT INC
NTEE Code Q30
NTEE Classification International Development, Relief Services
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (6) Missionary activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
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 January, 1987
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$90,830 4.57% Patrick Moynihan President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Haitian Project (RI) 86.13 three stars
Friends Without A Border (NY) 93.31 four stars
HOPE worldwide (CA) 92.04 four stars
OneSight (OH) 91.93 four stars
Action Against Hunger USA (NY) 93.98 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Haitian Project
P.O. Box 6891
Providence, RI 02940
tel: (401) 351-3624
fax: (401) 351-3720
EIN: 22-2700013

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Board Leadership

Smith Vioselin
Chair

CEO

Deacon Patrick Moynihan
President

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