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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver

A homeownership program for hard-working families

four stars

95.47

3245 Eliot Street Denver, CO 80211
tel: (303) 534-2929   Web Site
EIN: 74-2050021

Board Leadership
Javan "Jay" Ottoson
Board President

CEO
Heather Lafferty
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.47 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver builds and sells homes to hard-working people in need of decent and affordable housing. We are an independent affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, a non-denominational Christian housing ministry and global home-building movement. Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver works in partnership with God and people from all walks of life to build decent, affordable homes in which people can live and grow into all that God intends. Since our founding in 1979 we have built more than 400 homes.

Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver builds and sells homes to hard-working people in need of decent and affordable housing. We are an independent affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, a non-denominational Christian housing ministry and global home-building movement. Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver works in partnership with God and people from all walks of life to build decent, affordable homes in which people can live and grow into all that God intends. Since our founding in 1979 we have built more than 400 homes.

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Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
86.7%
  Administrative Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.75
  Program Expenses Growth 13.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 28.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver (CO) 95.47 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Durham (NC) 94.69 four stars
Habitat for Humanity - North Central Georgia (GA) 90.59 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Broward (FL) 96.66 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Greensboro (NC) 92.78 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,479,939
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $304,611
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $276,583
Total Contributions $6,061,133
   Program Service Revenue $11,243,140
Total Primary Revenue $17,304,273
   Other Revenue $7,118,758
TOTAL REVENUE $24,423,031
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $18,137,831
   Administrative Expenses $1,523,265
   Fundraising Expenses $1,261,686
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $20,922,782
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,500,249
   
Net Assets $33,209,102

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
Homeownership Program $13,790,850 76.0%
ReStores $4,346,981 24.0%

Ratings History
Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 06/01/2020 95.47 four stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 95.47 four stars
2017-06 05/01/2018 94.56 four stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 85.97 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 93.98 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 90.02 four stars
2014-12 12/01/2015 87.66 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 91.48 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 94.43 four stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 87.18 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 83.16 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 83.07 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 76.40 two stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 90.63 four stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 85.77 three stars
2006-12 12/15/2007 94.15 four stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 93.87 four stars
2004-12 10/01/2005 93.95 four stars
2003-12 09/01/2004 93.87 four 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 74-2050021
Name in IRS Master File HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OF METRO DENVER INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (380) Low-income housing
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, 1979
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$154,688 0.73% Heather Lafferty Executive Director, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver (CO) 95.47 four stars
Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East (OR) 92.38 four stars
Habitat for Humanity in the Roanoke Valley (VA) 95.31 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Pinellas County (FL) 94.69 four stars
Hartford Area Habitat for Humanity (CT) 91.16 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver
3245 Eliot Street
Denver, CO 80211
tel: (303) 534-2929
fax: (303) 534-2727
EIN: 74-2050021

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Board Leadership

Javan "Jay" Ottoson
Board President

CEO

Heather Lafferty
Executive Director

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