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Clark County Community Habitat for Humanity


A BBB Accredited Charity since 04/14/2008.


This BBB Accredited Charity meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability and is a Seal Holder.
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Name: Clark County Community Habitat for Humanity
Phone: (937) 325-2514
Fax: (937) 325-7782
Address: 201 N Limestone St
Springfield, OH 45503
Website: www.clarkcountyhabitat.org
Report Expiration Date: February 1, 2015
Original Business Start Date: January 1990
Principal: Mr. Matt Wilson, Executive Director
Customer Contact: Mr. Matt Wilson, Executive Director - (937) 325-2514
Entity: Corporation
Incorporated: January 1989, OH
Employees: 4 Full Time.
Type of Business: Charity - Local
BBB Accreditation: This organization is a BBB Accredited Charity.

Additional DBA Names

Habitat for Humanity

Stated Purpose

According to Clark County Community Habitat for Humanity, its mission is "to eliminate impoverished housing by building new homes or renovating existing homes in partnership with low-income families."


Evaluation Conclusions

This organization has been evaluated according to the 20 BBB Standards for Charity Accountability. This organization meets all those Standards and is a BBB Accredited Charity.


BBB Charity Seal Participation

Charities that meet the Standards for Charity Accountability are eligible to participate in BBB Wise Giving Alliance Charity Seal program. The seal, which can be displayed on the charity's web site and in printed materials, helps inform the public that the charity meets these standards. This organization participates in this program.


Programs

Clark County Community Habitat for Humanity's activities include "building simple, decent houses for Clark County families who currently live in substandard housing."

For the year ended June 30, 2012, Clark County Community Habitat for Humanity's program expenses were:

Housing:$359,526

ReStore:
$37,383
 
Total Program Expenses:$396,909

Governance

Chief Executive Officer:Matt Wilson, Executive Director
Chair of the Board:Brian Potts, President
Board Size:15
Paid Staff Size:4 Full Time.

Fund Raising

Clark County Community Habitat for Humanity raises funds through direct mail appeals, special events, print and broadcast advertisements, and grant proposals.

Fund raising expenses for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2012 totaled 4.9% of related contributions.


Tax Status

This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.


Financial

According to Clark County Community Habitat for Humanity's audited financial statement for the year ended June 30, 2012:

Income
 Contributions$48,631
 Grants$57,046
 Forgiveness of debt income$162,000
 Transfers to Homeowners$47,814
 Mortgage Interest Income$44,720
 Interest Income$13
 ReStore Sales$51,622
 Special Events net$4,063
 Miscellaneous$6,173
 Total Income:$422,082
 
Expenses  % of total
Expenses
% of total
Income
 Programs:$396,909 86.31%94.04%
 Fund Raising:$13,344 2.90%3.16%
 Administrative:$49,601 10.79%11.75%
 Total Expenses:$459,854
 
Excess of Income over Expenses$-37,772
Ending Net Assets:$683,172

Notes and Comments

The BBB's Charitable Advisory Service reports on local charities and determines if they meet the voluntary BBB Standards for Charity Accountability addressing governance and oversight, measuring effectiveness, finances, fund raising and informational materials.


Additional Contact Information

Additional Addresses
PO Box 1282
Springfield, OH  45501


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Report as of October 1, 2014 06:12
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