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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Houston Habitat for Humanity

Building homes, communities and hope

95.05

3750 North McCarty Street Houston, TX 77029
tel: (713) 671-9993   Web Site
EIN: 76-0207084

Board Leadership
Leslie Cobb Hector
Chair

CEO
Allison Hay
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.05
  Financial 100.00
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00
This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Houston Habitat for Humanity, founded in 1987, is a Christian-based housing ministry. Embracing all faiths, the organization is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing in our community by helping low-income families purchase a simple, decent home in which to live. To date, Houston Habitat has built over 1,000 affordable homes and served more than 4,200 people - half of whom are children. For two decades, Houston Habitat has worked to eliminate substandard housing by helping our neighbors purchase simple, decent homes in which to live.

Houston Habitat for Humanity, founded in 1987, is a Christian-based housing ministry. Embracing all faiths, the organization is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing in our community by helping low-income families purchase a simple, decent home in which to live. To date, Houston Habitat has built over 1,000 affordable homes and served more than 4,200 people - half of whom are children. For two decades, Houston Habitat has worked to eliminate substandard housing by helping our neighbors purchase simple, decent homes in which to live.

Financial

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

93.00

This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
87.9%
  Administrative Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.17
  Program Expenses Growth 12.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Houston Habitat for Humanity on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Houston Habitat for Humanity on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Houston Habitat for Humanity (TX) 95.05
Habitat for Humanity of Durham (NC) 93.37
Habitat For Humanity of Eagle and Lake Counties (CO) 89.81
Habitat for Humanity Northwest Harris County (TX) 97.34
Central Minnesota Habitat for Humanity (MN) 93.61

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,181,059
   Federated Campaigns $600,000
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $67,105
   Related Organizations $245,133
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $8,093,297
   Program Service Revenue $4,446,652
Total Primary Revenue $12,539,949
   Other Revenue $850,297
TOTAL REVENUE $13,390,246
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $13,655,761
   Administrative Expenses $863,916
   Fundraising Expenses $753,559
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $15,273,236
   
Payments to Affiliates $82,000
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,882,990
   
Net Assets $37,502,319

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
Building & Selling Homes $6,274,529 45.9%
Disaster Home Repair $5,900,564 43.2%
The ReStore $1,480,668 10.8%

Ratings History
Houston Habitat for Humanity has received 9 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 09/01/2021 95.05
2018-12 05/01/2020 95.05
2017-12 06/01/2019 90.71
2016-12 07/01/2018 90.71
2015-12 05/01/2017 90.71
2014-12 06/01/2016 96.66
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 97.83
2012-12 04/01/2014 97.73
2011-12 04/01/2013 97.66
2010-12 02/01/2012 81.14
2009-12 09/20/2011 75.55
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/01/2010 93.70
2008-12 04/01/2010 96.74
2007-12 11/01/2008 91.66
2006-12 11/01/2007 96.50
2005-06 07/01/2006 69.30
2004-06 08/01/2005 93.65

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

EIN 76-0207084
Name in IRS Master File HOUSTON HABITAT FOR HUMANITY INC
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 December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$173,553 1.13% Allison Hay Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Houston Habitat for Humanity (TX) 95.05
Pensacola Habitat for Humanity (FL) 90.12
San Gabriel Valley Habitat for Humanity (CA) 98.23
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento (CA) 95.87
Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity (NC) 91.36

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Charity Contact Info

Houston Habitat for Humanity
3750 North McCarty Street
Houston, TX 77029
tel: (713) 671-9993
fax: (713) 671-9295
EIN: 76-0207084

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Board Leadership

Leslie Cobb Hector
Chair

CEO

Allison Hay
Executive Director

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