Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Home Repair Services

Resources for home owners

four stars

90.36

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

Board Leadership
Lissa Schwander
Chairperson

CEO
Joel Ruiter
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.36 four stars
  Financial 91.97 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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

four stars

91.97

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 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)
74.4%
  Administrative Expenses 21.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.11
  Program Expenses Growth 12.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.1%
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 $746,007
   Federated Campaigns $5,182
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $42,675
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $804,320
Total Contributions $1,598,184
   Program Service Revenue $1,144,654
Total Primary Revenue $2,742,838
   Other Revenue $47,925
TOTAL REVENUE $2,790,763
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,197,536
   Administrative Expenses $555,605
   Fundraising Expenses $124,296
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,877,437
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-86,674
   
Net Assets $3,196,139

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$73,111 2.54% 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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Home Repair Services (MI) 90.36 four stars
Good Works, Inc. (PA) 85.65 three stars
Hosanna Industries (PA) 95.00 four stars
Interfaith Community Housing of Delaware (DE) 86.24 three stars
Appalachia Service Project (TN) 92.92 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

Lissa Schwander
Chairperson

CEO

Joel Ruiter
Executive Director