FREEDOM HOUSES INC

Address
2400 NW 86TH ST
DES MOINES, IA 50332-0001
Contact
Phone: +1 (515) 251-2648
Nonprofit
NTEE: L41 - Homeless, Temporary Shelter For
EIN: 04-3645204

Mission

HOUSING & MENTORING TO FORMERLY INCARCER. INDIVIDUALS
 20172016201520142013
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2003
Subsection code03
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Metropolitan statistical area2120
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Number of employees 0000
Number of volunteers 0000
Personnel
, 0
Title TREASURER   
Name of key/compensated person 0   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True   
Current officer True   
Average hours per week working for org 2.00   
Reportable compensation from org $0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00   
Beebout, Donald
Title DIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person DONALD BEEBOUTDONALD BEEBOUTDONALD BEEBOUTDONALD BEEBOUT
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrueTrue
Current officer TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Cecil, Mary
Title   SECRETARYSECRETARY
Name of key/compensated person   MARY CECILMARY CECIL
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Current officer   TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   1.001.00
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Crozier, Steve
Title DIRECTORDIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated person STEVE CROZIERSTEVE CROZIER  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Current officer TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.00  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Theeler, Deb
Title EXECUTIVE DIRECTOREXECUTIVE DIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person DEB THEELERDEB THEELERDEB THEELERDEB THEELER
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrueTrue
Current officer TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 2.002.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Vogelzang, Steve
Title  TREASURERTREASURERTREASURER
Name of key/compensated person  STEVE VOGELZANGSTEVE VOGELZANGSTEVE VOGELZANG
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  TrueTrueTrue
Current officer  TrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org  2.002.002.00
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00$0.00$0.00
de Zwarte, Carroll
Title   EXECUTIVE DIRECTOREXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person   CARROLL DE ZWARTECARROLL DE ZWARTE
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Current officer   TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   2.002.00
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activities HOUSING & MENTORING TO FORMERLY INCARCER. INDIVIDUALSHOUSING & MENTORING TO FORMERLY INCARCER. INDIVIDUALSHOUSING & MENTORING TO FORMERLY INCARCER. INDIVIDUALSHOUSING & MENTORING TO FORMERLY INCARCER. INDIVIDUALS
Program service expenses, total $109,212.00$107,311.00$108,952.00$115,382.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
IN LAST 2 YEARS WE WERE A PART OF KEEPING 40 INDVIDUALS FROM GOING BACK TO PRISON. AT THE CURRENT INCARCERATION COST OF $25,000 PER FORMER INMATE THAT IS A SAVINGS OF $1,000,000 IN IA THIS PAST YEAR (2008). WE ARE ESTIMATING THAT THIS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH 2014
Program expenses $109,212.00$107,311.00$108,952.00$115,382.00
Program revenue $110,815.00$101,451.00$106,789.00 
Program description IN LAST 2 YEARS WE WERE A PART OF KEEPING 40 INDVIDUALS FROM GOING BACK TO PRISON. AT THE CURRENT INCARCERATION COST OF $25,000 PER FORMER INMATE THAT IS A SAVINGS OF $1,000,000 IN IA THIS PAST YEAR (2008). WE ARE ESTIMATING THAT THIS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH 2014108952 0 IN LAST 2 YEARS WE WERE A PART OF KEEPING 40 INDVIDUALS FROM GOING BACK TO PRISON. AT THE CURRENT INCARCERATION COST OF $25,000 PER FORMER INMATE THAT IS A SAVINGS OF $1,000,000 IN IA THIS PAST YEAR (2008). WE ARE ESTIMATING THAT THIS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH 2014108952 0 IN LAST 2 YEARS WE WERE A PART OF KEEPING 40 INDVIDUALS FROM GOING BACK TO PRISON. AT THE CURRENT INCARCERATION COST OF $25,000 PER FORMER INMATE THAT IS A SAVINGS OF $1,000,000 IN IA THIS PAST YEAR (2008). WE ARE ESTIMATING THAT THIS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH 2014PROVIDING HOUSING FOR INCARCERATED INDIVIDUALS. WE SERVED 58 INDIVIDUALS THRU THE YEAR. AVERAGE NUMBER AT ANY GIVEN TIME THERE ARE APPROXIMATELY 34. IN LAST 2 YEARS WE WERE A PART OF KEEPING 40 INDVIDUALS FROM GOING BACK TO PRISON. AT THE CURRENT INCARCERATION COST OF $25,000 PER FORMER INMATE THAT IS A SAVINGS OF $1,000,000 IN IA THIS PAST YEAR (2008). WE ARE ESTIMATING THAT THIS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH 2014
WE MENTOR CURRENT RESIDENTS IN ALL THE FREEDOM HOUSES BY WAY OF OUR VOLUNTEER BASE. WE ALSO MENTOR PAST RESIDENTS & THIS HAS PROVED FRUITFUL IN PREVENTING RE-INCARCERATION & RELAPSE. WE MENTOR APPROX 75 FORMERLY INCARCERATED OR PERSONS ADDICTED TO DRUG & ALCOHOL USE. WE DO FEEL THIS IS A VITAL PART OF OUR OVERALL PROGRAM.
Program description WE MENTOR CURRENT RESIDENTS IN ALL THE FREEDOM HOUSES BY WAY OF OUR VOLUNTEER BASE. WE ALSO MENTOR PAST RESIDENTS & THIS HAS PROVED FRUITFUL IN PREVENTING RE-INCARCERATION & RELAPSE. WE MENTOR APPROX 75 FORMERLY INCARCERATED OR PERSONS ADDICTED TO DRUG & ALCOHOL USE. WE DO FEEL THIS IS A VITAL PART OF OUR OVERALL PROGRAM.WE MENTOR CURRENT RESIDENTS IN ALL THE FREEDOM HOUSES BY WAY OF OUR VOLUNTEER BASE. WE ALSO MENTOR PAST RESIDENTS & THIS HAS PROVED FRUITFUL IN PREVENTING RE-INCARCERATION & RELAPSE. WE MENTOR APPROX 75 FORMERLY INCARCERATED OR PERSONS ADDICTED TO DRUG & ALCOHOL USE. WE DO FEEL THIS IS A VITAL PART OF OUR OVERALL PROGRAM.WE MENTOR CURRENT RESIDENTS IN ALL THE FREEDOM HOUSES BY WAY OF OUR VOLUNTEER BASE. WE ALSO MENTOR PAST RESIDENTS & THIS HAS PROVED FRUITFUL IN PREVENTING RE-INCARCERATION & RELAPSE. WE MENTOR APPROX 75 FORMERLY INCARCERATED OR PERSONS ADDICTED TO DRUG & ALCOHOL USE. WE DO FEEL THIS IS A VITAL PART OF OUR OVERALL PROGRAM.WE MENTOR CURRENT RESIDENTS IN ALL THE FREEDOM HOUSES BY WAY OF OUR VOLUNTEER BASE. WE ALSO MENTOR PAST RESIDENTS & THIS HAS PROVED FRUITFUL IN PREVENTING RE-INCARCERATION & RELAPSE. WE MENTOR APPROX 75 FORMERLY INCARCERATED OR PERSONS ADDICTED TO DRUG & ALCOHOL USE. WE DO FEEL THIS IS A VITAL PART OF OUR OVERALL PROGRAM.
WE RECRUIT OUR MENTORING BASE BY HOLDING A MONTHLY "MENTORING MEETING". WE HAVE DEVELOPED OUR MENTORS BY INCLUDING SPEAKERS FROM THE DEPT OF CORRECTIONS, OTHER ORGANIZATIONS DEDICATED TO HELPING THEIR RECOVERY IN THE COMMUNITY. OUR MEETINGS INCLUDE STUDYING BOOKS LIKE"KEEPING EX-OFFENDERS FREE", "PURPOSE DRIVEN LIFE" "CELEBRATE RECOVERY", ETC.
Program revenue  $101,451.00  
Program description WE RECRUIT OUR MENTORING BASE BY HOLDING A MONTHLY "MENTORING MEETING". WE HAVE DEVELOPED OUR MENTORS BY INCLUDING SPEAKERS FROM THE DEPT OF CORRECTIONS, OTHER ORGANIZATIONS DEDICATED TO HELPING THEIR RECOVERY IN THE COMMUNITY. OUR MEETINGS INCLUDE STUDYING BOOKS LIKE"KEEPING EX-OFFENDERS FREE", "PURPOSE DRIVEN LIFE" "CELEBRATE RECOVERY", ETC.WE RECRUIT OUR MENTORING BASE BY HOLDING A MONTHLY "MENTORING MEETING". WE HAVE DEVELOPED OUR MENTORS BY INCLUDING SPEAKERS FROM THE DEPT OF CORRECTIONS, OTHER ORGANIZATIONS DEDICATED TO HELPING THEIR RECOVERY IN THE COMMUNITY. OUR MEETINGS INCLUDE STUDYING BOOKS LIKE"KEEPING EX-OFFENDERS FREE", "PURPOSE DRIVEN LIFE" "CELEBRATE RECOVERY", ETC.WE RECRUIT OUR MENTORING BASE BY HOLDING A MONTHLY "MENTORING MEETING". WE HAVE DEVELOPED OUR MENTORS BY INCLUDING SPEAKERS FROM THE DEPT OF CORRECTIONS, OTHER ORGANIZATIONS DEDICATED TO HELPING THEIR RECOVERY IN THE COMMUNITY. OUR MEETINGS INCLUDE STUDYING BOOKS LIKE"KEEPING EX-OFFENDERS FREE", "PURPOSE DRIVEN LIFE" "CELEBRATE RECOVERY", ETC.WE RECRUIT OUR MENTORING BASE BY HOLDING A MONTHLY "MENTORING MEETING". WE HAVE DEVELOPED OUR MENTORS BY INCLUDING SPEAKERS FROM THE DEPT OF CORRECTIONS, OTHER ORGANIZATIONS DEDICATED TO HELPING THEIR RECOVERY IN THE COMMUNITY. OUR MEETINGS INCLUDE STUDYING BOOKS LIKE"KEEPING EX-OFFENDERS FREE", "PURPOSE DRIVEN LIFE" "CELEBRATE RECOVERY", ETC.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$98,087.00$110,815.00$101,451.00$106,789.00$106,480.00
Investment income, current yr $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current yr $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Program service revenue (total) $110,815.00$101,451.00$106,789.00$106,480.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all $109,212.00$107,311.00$108,952.00$115,382.00
Total functional expenses: program service  $109,212.00$107,311.00$108,952.00$115,382.00
Total functional expenses: management and general $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total) $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
General management fees (total)    $530.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$30,374.00$37,045.00$35,442.00$41,302.00$43,465.00
Total assets, beginning of year $35,442.00$41,302.00$43,465.00$52,367.00
Total liabilities $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net assets $37,045.00$35,442.00$41,302.00$43,465.00
Net assets, beginning of year $35,442.00$41,302.00$43,465.00$52,367.00
Cash: non-interest bearing $37,045.00$35,442.00$41,302.00$43,465.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year $35,442.00$41,302.00$43,465.00$52,367.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses $1,603.00-$5,860.00-$2,163.00-$8,902.00
Total net assets or fund balances $37,045.00$35,442.00$41,302.00$43,465.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members 5555
Number of independent voting members 5555
Accrual accounting TrueTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date 2016-01-012015-01-012014-01-012013-01-01
Tax year end date2017-12-012016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF 990990990990
IRS schema version 2016v3.02015v2.12014v5.02013v3.1
Filing identifier 201730969349300318201620679349300017201521249349301002201431709349300008
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