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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

86.13

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

Board Leadership
Patricia Newell
Chair

CEO
Marisa Grondin
President

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.13
  Financial 95.18
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00
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.

Financial

95.18

Accountability & Transparency

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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Haitian Project (RI) 86.13
Curamericas Global (NC) 89.42
Nazarene Compassionate Ministries, Inc. (KS) 87.30
JASS (Just Associates) (DC) 87.60
Pilgrim Africa (WA) 92.70

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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
2017-12 11/01/2018 86.10
2016-12 09/01/2017 82.34
2015-12 10/01/2016 83.37
2014-12 06/01/2016 83.10
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/05/2015 82.64
2013-12 07/01/2015 82.16
2013-12 05/01/2015 82.13
2013-12 02/01/2015 72.13
2012-12 07/01/2014 67.63

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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • 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
Resource Exchange International (REI) (CO) 90.53
mothers2mothers (CA) 85.43
HealthRight International (NY) 91.59
Water 1st International (WA) 85.08

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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

Patricia Newell
Chair

CEO

Marisa Grondin
President

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