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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Habitat for Humanity Kent County

Strengthening families and communities

four stars

94.59

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

Board Leadership
Aaron VanSoest
President

CEO
BriAnne McKee
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.59 four stars
  Financial 93.49 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

93.49

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
87.5%
  Administrative Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.52
  Program Expenses Growth 6.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 38.9%
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) 94.59 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties, Florida (FL) 98.23 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Bucks County (PA) 96.46 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Palm Beach County (FL) 89.09 three stars
Habitat for Humanity Newark (NJ) 87.67 three stars

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Habitat for Humanity of Kent County strengthens families and communities in service to God through partnerships, healthy house building, and affordable homeownership. Habitat homes are not given; they are purchased by homeowners through 25 year, zero-interest mortgages. Habitat partners work side by side with other future homeowners, and community volunteers to build homes. Habitat partners must be willing to contribute 300-500 hours of sweat equity and attend the required homebuyer educational classes, workshops. Habitat for Humanity of Kent County has built more than 260 homes since its founding in 1983 and has had only three foreclosures.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,922,285
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $500,828
Total Contributions $3,423,113
   Program Service Revenue $2,304,300
Total Primary Revenue $5,727,413
   Other Revenue $284,588
TOTAL REVENUE $6,012,001
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,629,050
   Administrative Expenses $335,658
   Fundraising Expenses $587,379
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,552,087
   
Payments to Affiliates $61,700
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,540,086
   
Net Assets $11,136,191

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 $4,516,467 68.1%
Operation of Resale Outlet $1,195,457 18.0%
Discount on New Mortgage Originations $855,426 12.9%

Ratings History
Habitat for Humanity Kent County has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$90,796 1.20% Mary Buikema Executive Director

Habitat for Humanity of Kent County strengthens families and communities in service to God through partnerships, healthy house building, and affordable homeownership. Habitat homes are not given; they are purchased by homeowners through 25 year, zero-interest mortgages. Habitat partners work side by side with other future homeowners, and community volunteers to build homes. Habitat partners must be willing to contribute 300-500 hours of sweat equity and attend the required homebuyer educational classes, workshops. Habitat for Humanity of Kent County has built more than 260 homes since its founding in 1983 and has had only three foreclosures.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Habitat for Humanity Kent County (MI) 94.59 four stars
Greater Des Moines Habitat for Humanity (IA) 90.58 four stars
Habitat for Humanity in the Roanoke Valley (VA) 96.66 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Broward (FL) 90.71 four stars
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville (TN) 87.25 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

Aaron VanSoest
President

CEO

BriAnne McKee
Executive Director

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