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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Rebuilding Together

A safe and healthy home for every person.

94.63

999 North Capitol Street NE Suite 330
Washington, DC 20002
tel: (800) 473-4229   Web Site
EIN: 52-1585880

Board Leadership
Kevin Rafferty
Board Chair

CEO
Caroline Blakely
President and CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.63
  Financial 92.41
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Rebuilding Together is a national nonprofit network with a core belief: a thriving community with safe and healthy homes should be a right for all people, not the privilege of a few. Our vision is a safe and healthy home for every person. With a presence in 39 states and the District of Columbia, Rebuilding Together is the nation's leading organization working to preserve affordable homeownership and revitalize low-income communities. Our network of 142 affiliates completes nearly 10,000 home and community rehabilitation projects each year with the help of more than 100,000 volunteers.

Rebuilding Together is a national nonprofit network with a core belief: a thriving community with safe and healthy homes should be a right for all people, not the privilege of a few. Our vision is a safe and healthy home for every person. With a presence in 39 states and the District of Columbia, Rebuilding Together is the nation's leading organization working to preserve affordable homeownership and revitalize low-income communities. Our network of 142 affiliates completes nearly 10,000 home and community rehabilitation projects each year with the help of more than 100,000 volunteers.

Financial

92.41

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
84.7%
  Administrative Expenses 9.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.38
  Program Expenses Growth 18.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rebuilding Together on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rebuilding Together on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rebuilding Together (DC) 94.63
Housing and Community Development Network of New Jersey (NJ) 91.28
HomeAid America (CA) 99.15
Apartment Life (TX) 91.16
CommonBond Communities (MN) 91.16

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,922,319
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $918,846
Total Contributions $10,841,165
   Program Service Revenue $2,226,804
Total Primary Revenue $13,067,969
   Other Revenue $174,289
TOTAL REVENUE $13,242,258
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $13,916,227
   Administrative Expenses $1,164,252
   Fundraising Expenses $892,496
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $15,972,975
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,730,717
   
Net Assets $6,238,308

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
Housing & Affiliate Relations $7,706,609 55.4%
Disaster Relief $4,535,689 32.6%
Capacity Corps $1,195,377 8.6%

Ratings History
Rebuilding Together has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 04/01/2021 94.63
2018-12 07/01/2020 96.19
2017-12 04/01/2019 91.81
2016-12 05/01/2018 87.34
2015-12 08/01/2017 85.85
2014-12 02/01/2017 91.78
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.31
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 93.09
2012-12 04/01/2014 99.20
2011-12 04/01/2013 94.16
2010-12 05/01/2012 94.25
2010-12 04/01/2012 92.15
2009-12 09/20/2011 91.55
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 95.36
2008-12 05/01/2010 98.75
2007-12 12/01/2008 98.84
2006-12 12/01/2007 98.90
2005-12 12/01/2006 93.19
2004-12 10/01/2005 90.20
2003-12 10/01/2004 98.28

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

EIN 52-1585880
Name in IRS Master File REBUILDING TOGETHER INC
NTEE Code L81
NTEE Classification Home Improvement and Repairs
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
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 September, 1988
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
$317,292 1.98% Caroline Blakely President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rebuilding Together (DC) 94.63
Home Repair Services (MI) 86.06
Apartment Life (TX) 91.16
CHN Housing Partners (OH) 90.01
The Fuller Center for Housing of Greater New York City (NY) 89.27

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Charity Contact Info

Rebuilding Together
999 North Capitol Street NE
Suite 330
Washington, DC 20002
tel: (800) 473-4229
fax: (202) 483-9081
EIN: 52-1585880

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Board Leadership

Kevin Rafferty
Board Chair

CEO

Caroline Blakely
President and CEO

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