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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Habitat for Humanity Kent County

Bringing people together to build homes, communities and hope.

four stars

92.87

425 Pleasant Street SW Grand Rapids, MI 49503
tel: (616) 774-2431   Web Site
EIN: 38-2527968

Board Leadership
Marsha Veenstra
Chair

CEO
Bev Thiel
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.87 four stars
  Financial 89.92 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Seeking to put God's love into action, Habitat for Humanity of Kent County brings people together to build homes, communities, and hope. Established in 1983, Habitat Kent has served more than 700 families in Kent County. Habitat homeowners help build or repair their own homes alongside volunteers and pay an affordable mortgage.

With a focus on racial equity and elevating resident voices, Habitat Kent builds, rehabs, and repairs homes; provides financial and homeownership training to homebuyers; and contributes to neighborhood revitalization. Through financial support, volunteering or adding a voice to support affordable housing and strong neighborhoods, everyone can help families achieve the strength and stability they need to build better lives.

Seeking to put God's love into action, Habitat for Humanity of Kent County brings people together to build homes, communities, and hope. Established in 1983, Habitat Kent has served more than 700 families in Kent County. Habitat homeowners help build or repair their own homes alongside volunteers and pay an affordable mortgage.

With a focus on racial equity and elevating resident voices, Habitat Kent builds, rehabs, and repairs homes; provides financial and homeownership training to homebuyers; and contributes to neighborhood revitalization. Through financial support, volunteering or adding a voice to support affordable housing and strong neighborhoods, everyone can help families achieve the strength and stability they need to build better lives.

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Financial

three stars

89.92

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

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)
83.4%
  Administrative Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.34
  Program Expenses Growth 4.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 30.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat for Humanity Kent County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Habitat for Humanity Kent County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Humanity Kent County (MI) 92.87 four stars
Bryan/College Station Habitat for Humanity (TX) 89.12 three stars
Habitat for Humanity Newark (NJ) 90.68 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Washington, D.C. (DC) 87.52 three stars
Tulsa Habitat for Humanity (OK) 97.76 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,674,093
   Federated Campaigns $314,829
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $88,750
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $140,364
Total Contributions $8,218,036
   Program Service Revenue $2,012,982
Total Primary Revenue $10,231,018
   Other Revenue $816,500
TOTAL REVENUE $11,047,518
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,367,291
   Administrative Expenses $521,518
   Fundraising Expenses $742,821
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,631,630
   
Payments to Affiliates $91,025
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,415,888
   
Net Assets $16,790,507

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
Construction and Rehabilitation $4,150,886 65.2%
Operation of Resale Outlet $1,461,111 22.9%
Discount on New Mortgage Originations $664,269 10.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 10/01/2019 92.87 four stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 92.56 four stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 89.16 three stars
2016-06 12/01/2017 89.02 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 94.59 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 91.45 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 91.78 four stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 96.17 four stars
2012-06 05/01/2013 88.75 three stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 82.45 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 90.36 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 03/01/2011 91.67 four stars
2009-06 08/01/2010 86.95 three stars
2008-06 07/01/2009 76.53 two stars
2007-06 09/01/2008 90.97 four stars
2006-06 04/01/2008 91.12 four stars
2005-06 06/01/2006 93.53 four stars
2004-06 07/01/2005 85.46 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 38-2527968
Name in IRS Master File KENT COUNTY HABITAT FOR HUMANITY
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 (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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$93,673 1.22% Brianne Mckee Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Humanity Kent County (MI) 92.87 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Forsyth County (NC) 98.02 four stars
New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity (LA) 87.97 three stars
Morris Habitat for Humanity (NJ) 92.92 four stars
Bryan/College Station Habitat for Humanity (TX) 89.12 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Habitat for Humanity Kent County
425 Pleasant Street SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
tel: (616) 774-2431
fax: (616) 774-4120
EIN: 38-2527968

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Board Leadership

Marsha Veenstra
Chair

CEO

Bev Thiel
Executive Director

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