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2016 Metro Market Study


Charitable Sector Profile: Houston

 
 

Charity Navigator's eleventh annual study examined the differences that exist in the financial, accountability and transparency practices of charities located in 30 metropolitan markets across America. The 106 largest charities in Houston exhibited the following:

Rating Dimensions Houston National*
Financial Score 88.27 87.13
A&T Score 96.00 92.00
Overall Score 90.16 87.64
Financial Metrics Houston National*
Program Expenses 82.8% 81.5%
Administrative Expenses 9.0% 9.3%
Fundraising Expenses 7.4% 7.8%
Fundraising Efficiency $0.090 $0.090
Program Expense Growth 6.7% 4.3%
Working Capital Ratio 1.33 1.13
Liabilities to Assets Ratio 8.2% 10.0%
Accountability & Transparency Metrics Houston National*
Any Donor Privacy Policy 43.8% 35.6%
Strict Donor Privacy Policy 41.0% 31.3%
Form 990 Made Public 61.0% 52.1%
Audited Financials Made Public 57.1% 49.2%
Board Members Listed 89.5% 91.5%
Key Staff Listed 86.7% 92.0%
Size Metrics Houston National*
Excess (or deficit) $201,457 $115,783
Total Assets $9,449,336 $6,037,946
Total Contributions $4,316,244 $2,894,014
Total Revenue $5,561,533 $3,795,549
Total Expenses $4,634,792 $3,491,505
CEO Compensation $143,558 $126,450

* Median values



FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
Sandra Miniutti, Vice President, Marketing
(201) 818-1288 x105
media@charitynavigator.org

© 2016 Charity Navigator. Note: all data are based on Charity Navigator's August 2016 Metro Market Charitable Analysis Study. These sector reports do not claim to represent median/mean data for all charities. Charity Navigator is the largest evaluator of 501 (c) (3) charities in the U.S.

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