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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Habitat for Humanity of Orange County, California

Creating a World Where Everyone has a Decent Place to Live.

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four stars

96.46

2200 Ritchey Street Santa Ana, CA 92705
tel: (714) 434-6200   Web Site
EIN: 33-0311059

Board Leadership
Brad Morton
Chair

CEO
Sharon Ellis
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.46 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Seeking to put love and faith into action, Habitat for Humanity of Orange County brings people together to build homes, community and hope. We are the Orange County, California affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International. In response to God's love, Habitat for Humanity of Orange County creates long-term partnerships to build and renovate affordable housing with volunteers and responsible families in need. Knowing that owning a safe, decent home is a foundation from which families grow strong, Habitat provides blueprints and tools for revitalizing communities, neighborhoods, families, and lives. As an advocate, Habitat OC mobilizes communities to make adequate shelter a matter of conscience for God's people everywhere.

Seeking to put love and faith into action, Habitat for Humanity of Orange County brings people together to build homes, community and hope. We are the Orange County, California affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International. In response to God's love, Habitat for Humanity of Orange County creates long-term partnerships to build and renovate affordable housing with volunteers and responsible families in need. Knowing that owning a safe, decent home is a foundation from which families grow strong, Habitat provides blueprints and tools for revitalizing communities, neighborhoods, families, and lives. As an advocate, Habitat OC mobilizes communities to make adequate shelter a matter of conscience for God's people everywhere.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of volunteers
6,477
Number of homeowners qualified for home repair program for families that have having difficulty repairing their home
12
Number of applications for housing received from targeted population
59
Number of low-income families housed in affordable, well-maintained units as a result of the nonprofit's efforts
1,273
Number of neighborhood revitalization improvements to benefit communities impacted by economic stress.
0
This impact information is current as of July 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
91.3%
  Administrative Expenses 3.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.14
  Program Expenses Growth 31.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 30.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat for Humanity of Orange County, California on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat for Humanity of Orange County, California on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Humanity of Orange County, California (CA) 96.46 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Suffolk (NY) 96.16 four stars
Habitat for Humanity Las Vegas (NV) 85.18 three stars
Atlanta Habitat for Humanity (GA) 89.61 three stars
Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity (NC) 92.74 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,087,025
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $779,364
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,866,389
   Program Service Revenue $3,757,340
Total Primary Revenue $6,623,729
   Other Revenue $2,343,715
TOTAL REVENUE $8,967,444
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,100,485
   Administrative Expenses $252,056
   Fundraising Expenses $423,817
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,776,358
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,191,086
   
Net Assets $10,765,327

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
Home Construction $5,016,888 70.7%
ReStore $2,083,597 29.3%

Ratings History
Habitat for Humanity of Orange County, California has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 07/01/2019 96.46 four stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 92.92 four stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 92.92 four stars
2016-06 09/01/2017 92.38 four stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 86.90 three stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 86.60 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 04/01/2016 83.09 three stars
2015-06 03/01/2016 81.60 three stars
2014-06 11/01/2015 91.39 four stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 78.44 two stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 76.53 two stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 91.40 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 87.10 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 06/01/2011 81.48 three stars
2009-06 10/01/2010 97.37 four stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 91.53 four stars
2007-06 07/01/2008 95.97 four stars
2006-06 06/01/2007 86.10 three stars
2004-12 04/01/2006 85.57 three stars
2003-12 04/01/2005 85.48 three 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 33-0311059
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 (398) Instruction and guidance on housing
(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 June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$143,961 1.85% Sharon Ellis President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Humanity of Orange County, California (CA) 96.46 four stars
Dallas Area Habitat for Humanity (TX) 86.16 three stars
Pensacola Habitat for Humanity (FL) 87.53 three stars
Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity (NC) 92.74 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Palm Beach County (FL) 89.04 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Habitat for Humanity of Orange County, California
2200 Ritchey Street
Santa Ana, CA 92705
tel: (714) 434-6200
fax: (714) 434-1222
EIN: 33-0311059

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Board Leadership

Brad Morton
Chair

CEO

Sharon Ellis
President, CEO

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