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Hands On Atlanta

Do Something Good

three stars

88.42

600 Means Street Suite 100
Atlanta, GA 30318
tel: (404) 979-2800   Web Site
EIN: 58-1861026

Board Leadership
Scott Hilsen
Board Chair

CEO
Jay Cranman
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.42 three stars
  Financial 85.21 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1989, Hands On Atlanta is a non-profit organization that helps individuals, families and corporate and community groups find flexible volunteer opportunities at more than 500 community-based agencies and schools. Hands On Atlanta volunteers, now 42,000 strong, are at work every day of the year building community and meeting critical needs in schools, parks, senior homes, food banks, pet shelters, low-income neighborhoods and more. Hands On Atlanta is an affiliate of Hands On Network, an umbrella association of 66 national and international affiliates.

Founded in 1989, Hands On Atlanta is a non-profit organization that helps individuals, families and corporate and community groups find flexible volunteer opportunities at more than 500 community-based agencies and schools. Hands On Atlanta volunteers, now 42,000 strong, are at work every day of the year building community and meeting critical needs in schools, parks, senior homes, food banks, pet shelters, low-income neighborhoods and more. Hands On Atlanta is an affiliate of Hands On Network, an umbrella association of 66 national and international affiliates.

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Financial

three stars

85.21

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
77.0%
  Administrative Expenses 5.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.26
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.67
  Program Expenses Growth 20.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hands On Atlanta on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hands On Atlanta on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hands On Atlanta (GA) 88.42 three stars
Funders' Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities (FL) 90.91 four stars
Metropolitan Planning Council (IL) 90.95 four stars
Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits (OK) 97.02 four stars
Leadership Memphis (TN) 92.02 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $878,454
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $83,270
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $846,721
Total Contributions $1,808,445
   Program Service Revenue $1,900,669
Total Primary Revenue $3,709,114
   Other Revenue $-52,816
TOTAL REVENUE $3,656,298
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,161,398
   Administrative Expenses $199,978
   Fundraising Expenses $440,075
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,801,451
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-145,153
   
Net Assets $2,103,332

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
Children's Education & Enrichment $2,221,172 70.3%
Service Projects $940,226 29.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-07 08/01/2019 88.42 three stars
2017-07 07/01/2018 88.42 three stars
2016-07 08/01/2017 85.79 three stars
2015-07 12/01/2016 83.05 three stars
2014-07 06/01/2016 84.28 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-07 10/01/2015 78.83 two stars
2013-07 08/01/2015 75.08 two stars
2013-07 12/22/2014 74.92 two stars
2012-07 11/01/2013 81.04 three stars
2011-07 08/01/2012 82.15 three stars
2011-07 07/01/2012 81.48 three stars
2010-07 11/01/2011 78.60 two stars
2009-07 09/20/2011 81.10 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-07 02/01/2011 75.64 two stars
2008-07 04/01/2010 73.00 two stars
2007-07 03/01/2009 86.48 three stars
2006-07 10/01/2007 89.01 three stars
2005-07 11/01/2006 85.74 three stars
2004-07 12/01/2005 83.68 three stars
2003-07 10/01/2004 83.44 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 58-1861026
Name in IRS Master File HANDS ON ATLANTA INC
NTEE Code T40
NTEE Classification Voluntarism Promotion
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (603) Non-financial services of facilities to other organizations
(927) Fundraising
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 December, 1989
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End July
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • July, 2017
  • July, 2016
  • July, 2015
  • July, 2014
  • July, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$77,952 2.05% Jay Cranman President/CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$64,942 1.70% Cindy Able Interim President/CEO
$29,270 0.76% Gina Simpson Former President/CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hands On Atlanta (GA) 88.42 three stars
Regional Plan Association (NY) 92.18 four stars
ULI Foundation (DC) 95.47 four stars
Hispanics in Philanthropy (CA) 87.37 three stars
Enlace Chicago (IL) 88.22 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Hands On Atlanta
600 Means Street
Suite 100
Atlanta, GA 30318
tel: (404) 979-2800
fax: (404) 979-2801
EIN: 58-1861026

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Board Leadership

Scott Hilsen
Board Chair

CEO

Jay Cranman
President, CEO

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