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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area

Habitat for Humanity builds strength, stability and self-reliance through shelter.

three stars

88.45

615 Stonewall Street Jackson, MS 39213
tel: (601) 353-6060   Web Site
EIN: 64-0750633

Board Leadership
Larry Ratzlaff
President

CEO
Merrill Tenney McKewen
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.45 three stars
  Financial 83.67 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Incorporated in 1986, Habitat for Humanity Metro Jackson is now Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area (HFHMCA) serving a three county area - Hinds, Madison and Rankin, brings families and communities in need together with volunteers and resources to build decent, affordable homes. HFHMCA works in partnership with God and people everywhere, from all walks of life, to develop communities with people in need by building and renovating houses, so that there are decent houses in decent communities in which every person can experience God's love and can live and grow into all that God intends. Out of more than 1700 Habitat for Humanity affiliates in the U.S., HFHMCA ranks in the Top Twenty in number of houses built.

Incorporated in 1986, Habitat for Humanity Metro Jackson is now Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area (HFHMCA) serving a three county area - Hinds, Madison and Rankin, brings families and communities in need together with volunteers and resources to build decent, affordable homes. HFHMCA works in partnership with God and people everywhere, from all walks of life, to develop communities with people in need by building and renovating houses, so that there are decent houses in decent communities in which every person can experience God's love and can live and grow into all that God intends. Out of more than 1700 Habitat for Humanity affiliates in the U.S., HFHMCA ranks in the Top Twenty in number of houses built.

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Financial

three stars

83.67

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 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)
81.9%
  Administrative Expenses 8.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.23
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.84
  Program Expenses Growth 6.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 58.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area (MS) 88.45 three stars
Hartford Area Habitat for Humanity (CT) 96.37 four stars
Paterson Habitat for Humanity (NJ) 94.69 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of St. Joseph County (IN) 87.14 three stars
Habitat for Humanity-MidOhio (OH) 90.65 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $943,262
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $91,223
   Related Organizations $180,348
   Government Grants $736,347
Total Contributions $1,951,180
   Program Service Revenue $2,063,139
Total Primary Revenue $4,014,319
   Other Revenue $88,712
TOTAL REVENUE $4,103,031
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,525,367
   Administrative Expenses $306,071
   Fundraising Expenses $367,905
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,199,343
   
Payments to Affiliates $42,643
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-96,312
   
Net Assets $7,292,829

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
Building and Rehabilitating Houses $3,525,367 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 04/01/2019 88.45 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 83.15 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 85.73 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 85.85 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 80.90 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 97.49 four stars
2012-12 12/22/2014 97.63 four stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 89.13 three stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 86.70 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 77.41 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 76.95 two 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 64-0750633
Name in IRS Master File HABITAT FOR HUMANITY INTERNATIONAL 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 (29) Other religious 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 Subordinate - the organization is a subordinate in a group ruling.
Group Name HABITAT FOR HUMANITY INTERNATIONAL
Ruling Date January, 1987
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$96,703 2.30% Merrill T. McKewen Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area (MS) 88.45 three stars
Gwinnett Habitat for Humanity (GA) 97.78 four stars
Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity (NC) 92.74 four stars
Tulsa Habitat for Humanity (OK) 97.76 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (CA) 94.74 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area
615 Stonewall Street
Jackson, MS 39213
tel: (601) 353-6060
fax: (601) 353-5829
EIN: 64-0750633

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 55634
Jackson, MS 39296

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Board Leadership

Larry Ratzlaff
President

CEO

Merrill Tenney McKewen
Executive Director

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