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.
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

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$96,703 2.30% Merrill T. McKewen Executive Director

Mission

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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area (MS) 88.45 three stars
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Greensboro (NC) 92.78 four stars
Habitat for Humanity Tucson (AZ) 89.17 three stars
Habitat for Humanity of Suffolk (NY) 96.16 four stars
Gwinnett Habitat for Humanity (GA) 97.78 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