Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Home Repair Services

Resources for home owners

four stars

92.27

1100 South Division Avenue Grand Rapids, MI 49507
tel: (616) 241-2601   Web Site
EIN: 38-2263817

Board Leadership
Jamison Lenz
Chair

CEO
Joel Ruiter
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.27 four stars
  Financial 89.07 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Home Repair Services has specialized in post-purchase homeownership services for lower-income homeowners since 1979. The mission of Home Repair Services is to build successful, sustained homeownership for lower-income families, thereby strengthening neighborhoods and the community. Home Repair Services will be well known as an organization that provides a helping hand rather than a handout.

Home Repair Services has specialized in post-purchase homeownership services for lower-income homeowners since 1979. The mission of Home Repair Services is to build successful, sustained homeownership for lower-income families, thereby strengthening neighborhoods and the community. Home Repair Services will be well known as an organization that provides a helping hand rather than a handout.

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Financial

three stars

89.07

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
75.5%
  Administrative Expenses 20.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.89
  Program Expenses Growth 9.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Home Repair Services on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Home Repair Services on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $627,596
   Federated Campaigns $53,372
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $40,750
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $622,420
Total Contributions $1,344,138
   Program Service Revenue $1,228,196
Total Primary Revenue $2,572,334
   Other Revenue $50,651
TOTAL REVENUE $2,622,985
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,286,592
   Administrative Expenses $552,598
   Fundraising Expenses $162,948
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,002,138
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-379,153
   
Net Assets $2,775,306

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$77,264 2.57% Joel Ruiter Executive Director

Mission

Home Repair Services has specialized in post-purchase homeownership services for lower-income homeowners since 1979. The mission of Home Repair Services is to build successful, sustained homeownership for lower-income families, thereby strengthening neighborhoods and the community. Home Repair Services will be well known as an organization that provides a helping hand rather than a handout.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Home Repair Services (MI) 92.27 four stars
Plymouth Housing Group (WA) 92.24 four stars
CommonBond Communities (MN) 92.27 four stars
Rebuilding Together (DC) 91.81 four stars
Housing and Community Development Network of New Jersey (NJ) 91.26 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Home Repair Services
1100 South Division Avenue
Grand Rapids, MI 49507
tel: (616) 241-2601
fax: (616) 241-5151
EIN: 38-2263817

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Board Leadership

Jamison Lenz
Chair

CEO

Joel Ruiter
Executive Director