Disable all preview features

Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East

Bringing people together to build homes, communities and hope.

four stars

92.38

1478 NE Killingsworth Street Portland, OR 97211
tel: (503) 287-9529   Web Site
EIN: 93-0801200

Board Leadership
Julie Frantz
Board Chair

CEO
Steve Messinetti
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.38 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East revitalizes neighborhoods, builds affordable and sustainable homes, and empowers families through successful homeownership. Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East is an independent affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, a global home building movement. Habitat welcomes people from all walks of life to partner in serving families in need and creating a better community for everyone who lives here. Founded in 1981, Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East has been providing homeownership opportunities for hardworking families for 35 years.

Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East revitalizes neighborhoods, builds affordable and sustainable homes, and empowers families through successful homeownership. Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East is an independent affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, a global home building movement. Habitat welcomes people from all walks of life to partner in serving families in need and creating a better community for everyone who lives here. Founded in 1981, Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East has been providing homeownership opportunities for hardworking families for 35 years.

Impact Information

GlobalGiving is a trusted Impact Information provider for Charity Navigator. GlobalGiving has vetted this charity. GlobalGiving also further provides further information about each charity's commitment to learning and improvement. GlobalGiving's statuses and badges, below, provide information about this charity's effectiveness.  Learn More about Impact Information.
GlobalGiving Status
Partner Status
This organization holds GlobalGiving Partner Status. GG Rewards is the system GlobalGiving uses to reward nonprofits that demonstrate listening to the people they serve, learning, and improving their impact. Organizations receive points which translate into their Status: 52% of organizations are Partner, 22% are Leader, and the top 26% of organizations are Superstar. GlobalGiving is a trusted Impact Information partner of Charity Navigator.
Additional Badges from GlobalGiving
Vetted
This organization has been vetted by GlobalGiving.
This impact information is current as of March 2019, when it was provided to us by GlobalGiving. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology. Further, the availability of GG Rewards information for charities on our site has no effect on Charity Navigator's evaluation of GlobalGiving.

Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
88.1%
  Administrative Expenses 5.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.02
  Program Expenses Growth 21.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 58.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East (OR) 92.38 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Monroe County, IN (IN) 95.18 four stars
Habitat For Humanity of Eagle and Lake Counties (CO) 91.21 four stars
Wichita Habitat for Humanity (KS) 89.77 three stars
Habitat for Humanity of Charlotte (NC) 93.28 four stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,500,610
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $530,126
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $304,242
Total Contributions $7,334,978
   Program Service Revenue $3,645,312
Total Primary Revenue $10,980,290
   Other Revenue $1,941,996
TOTAL REVENUE $12,922,286
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,665,540
   Administrative Expenses $689,185
   Fundraising Expenses $846,487
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $11,201,212
   
Payments to Affiliates $646,780
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,721,074
   
Net Assets $12,164,935

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 $6,305,951 65.2%
Retail Store Operations $3,359,589 34.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 10/01/2019 92.38 four stars
2017-06 03/01/2019 89.70 three stars
2017-06 09/01/2018 89.32 three stars
2016-06 12/22/2017 90.94 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2017 86.39 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 93-0801200
Name in IRS Master File HABITAT FOR HUMANITY PORTLAND METRO EAST
NTEE Code L20
NTEE Classification Housing Development, Construction, Management
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
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 Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
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
$115,626 1.03% Steve Messinetti President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East (OR) 92.38 four stars
Habitat for Humanity Central Arizona (AZ) 95.00 four stars
Houston Habitat for Humanity (TX) 90.71 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Wake County (NC) 94.74 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Lowell (MA) 89.18 three stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

This charity has an official representative registered with Charity Navigator.

Charity Contact Info

Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East
1478 NE Killingsworth Street
Portland, OR 97211
tel: (503) 287-9529
fax: (503) 287-4649
EIN: 93-0801200

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 11527
Portland, OR 97211

Visit Web Site

Board Leadership

Julie Frantz
Board Chair

CEO

Steve Messinetti
Executive Director

Join Our Mailing List

Join over 400,000 other informed givers and get updates on charity ratings, new features, hot topics, and tips for donating.