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Human Services : Social Services

The Heat and Warmth Fund

Neighbors helping neighbors in need

92.38

535 Griswold Street Suite 200
Detroit, MI 48226
tel: (800) 866-8429   Web Site
EIN: 38-2646924

Board Leadership
Mark Stiers
Board President

CEO
Saunteel Jenkins
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.38
  Financial 90.00
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
93.0%
  Administrative Expenses 3.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.43
  Program Expenses Growth 31.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 35.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Heat and Warmth Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Heat and Warmth Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Heat and Warmth Fund (MI) 92.38
Fuel Fund of Maryland (MD) 97.87
Energy Outreach Colorado (CO) 98.09
Oregon Energy Fund (OR) 91.16
Dollar Energy Fund (PA) 89.39

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The Heat And Warmth Fund, THAW, is a leading provider of utility assistance for Michigan residents in need. We collaborate with our partners to deliver services that support long-term energy solutions.

THAW, an independent 501(c)3 non-profit organization, distributes assistance to vulnerable Michigan residents through 80 agency partners and a series of annual mobile processing events. Since its inception in 1985, THAW has distributed more than $145 million in assistance to more than 200,000 Michigan households in need.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,863,143
   Federated Campaigns $3,763,769
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,069,323
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $10,247,589
Total Contributions $24,943,824
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $24,943,824
   Other Revenue $-108,977
TOTAL REVENUE $24,834,847
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $22,249,074
   Administrative Expenses $1,105,750
   Fundraising Expenses $919,916
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $24,274,740
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $560,107
   
Net Assets $10,747,954

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
Utility Assistance Payments $22,249,074 100.0%

Ratings History
The Heat and Warmth Fund has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 11/01/2016 92.38
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.02
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 91.28
2013-06 12/22/2014 95.94
2012-06 10/01/2013 86.00
2011-06 11/06/2012 87.05
2010-06 12/23/2011 83.00
2010-06 09/20/2011 82.30
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 10/01/2010 91.53
2008-06 10/01/2009 91.63
2007-06 11/01/2008 91.34
2006-06 08/01/2007 91.58
2005-06 10/01/2006 91.17
2004-06 05/01/2005 90.88
2003-06 02/01/2005 91.59

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

EIN 38-2646924
Name in IRS Master File HEAT AND WARMTH FUND
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 (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 March, 1986
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, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$382,656 1.57% Susan Sherer Former CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$20,769 0.08% Saunteel Jenkins CEO

The Heat And Warmth Fund, THAW, is a leading provider of utility assistance for Michigan residents in need. We collaborate with our partners to deliver services that support long-term energy solutions.

THAW, an independent 501(c)3 non-profit organization, distributes assistance to vulnerable Michigan residents through 80 agency partners and a series of annual mobile processing events. Since its inception in 1985, THAW has distributed more than $145 million in assistance to more than 200,000 Michigan households in need.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Heat and Warmth Fund (MI) 92.38
Dollar Energy Fund (PA) 89.39
Fuel Fund of Maryland (MD) 97.87
Operation Fuel (CT) 95.63
Oregon Energy Fund (OR) 91.16

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Charity Contact Info

The Heat and Warmth Fund
535 Griswold Street
Suite 200
Detroit, MI 48226
tel: (800) 866-8429
fax: (313) 963-2777
EIN: 38-2646924

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Board Leadership

Mark Stiers
Board President

CEO

Saunteel Jenkins
Chief Executive Officer

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