FREEDOM HOUSES INC

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

Mission

HOUSING & MENTORING TO FORMERLY INCARCERATED INDIVIDUALS
 20172016201520142013
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2003
Subsection code03
PF filing required0    
Metropolitan statistical area2120
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Number of employees00000
Number of volunteers00000
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   
, O
TitleTREASURER    
Name of key/compensated personO    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Current officerTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
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
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personDONALD BEEBOUTDONALD BEEBOUTDONALD BEEBOUTDONALD BEEBOUTDONALD BEEBOUT
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Current officerTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$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$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$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
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated personSTEVE CROZIERSTEVE CROZIERSTEVE CROZIER  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Current officerTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.00  
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  
Theeler, Deb
TitleEXECUTIVE DIRECTOREXECUTIVE DIRECTOREXECUTIVE DIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personDEB THEELERDEB THEELERDEB THEELERDEB THEELERDEB THEELER
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Current officerTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org2.002.002.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$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$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$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 activitiesHOUSING & MENTORING TO FORMERLY INCARCERATED INDIVIDUALSHOUSING & MENTORING TO FORMERLY INCARCER. INDIVIDUALSHOUSING & MENTORING TO FORMERLY INCARCER. INDIVIDUALSHOUSING & MENTORING TO FORMERLY INCARCER. INDIVIDUALSHOUSING & MENTORING TO FORMERLY INCARCER. INDIVIDUALS
Program service expenses, total$104,758.00$109,212.00$107,311.00$108,952.00$115,382.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
ANNUALY WE ARE A PART OF KEEPING MANY INDIVIDUALS FROM GOING BACK TO PRISON. AT CURRENT INCARCERATION COSTS OF $25,000 PER INMATE THE ANNUAL SAVINGS FOR THE STATE OF IOWA IS IN THE AREA OF $1,000,000. WE ESTIMATE THIS WILL CONTINUE INTO THE FUTURE.
Program expenses$104,758.00    
Program revenue$98,087.00    
Program descriptionANNUALY WE ARE A PART OF KEEPING MANY INDIVIDUALS FROM GOING BACK TO PRISON. AT CURRENT INCARCERATION COSTS OF $25,000 PER INMATE THE ANNUAL SAVINGS FOR THE STATE OF IOWA IS IN THE AREA OF $1,000,000. WE ESTIMATE THIS WILL CONTINUE INTO THE FUTURE.    
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 APPROXIMATELY 75 FORMERLY INCARCERATED OR PERSONS ADDICTED TO DRUG & ALCOHOL USE. WE DO FEEL THIS IS A VITAL PART OF OUR OVERALL PROGRAM.
Program descriptionWE 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 APPROXIMATELY 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 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 AND 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 descriptionWE RECRUIT OUR MENTORING BASE BY HOLDING A MONTHLY "MENTORING MEETING". WE HAVE DEVELOPED OUR MENTORS BY INCLUDING SPEAKERS FROM THE DEPT OF CORRECTIONS AND 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.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
Revenue from contributions (total)  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Investment income, current yr$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current yr$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Program service revenue (total)$98,087.00$110,815.00$101,451.00$106,789.00$106,480.00
Gross receipts$98,087.00$110,815.00$101,451.00$106,789.00$106,480.00
Other types of revenue
Net rental income  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$104,758.00$109,212.00$107,311.00$108,952.00$115,382.00
Total functional expenses: program service $104,758.00$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$0.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$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$37,045.00$35,442.00$41,302.00$43,465.00$52,367.00
Total liabilities$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net assets$30,374.00$37,045.00$35,442.00$41,302.00$43,465.00
Net assets, beginning of year$37,045.00$35,442.00$41,302.00$43,465.00$52,367.00
Cash: non-interest bearing$30,374.00$37,045.00$35,442.00$41,302.00$43,465.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$37,045.00$35,442.00$41,302.00$43,465.00$52,367.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$6,671.00$1,603.00-$5,860.00-$2,163.00-$8,902.00
Total net assets or fund balances$30,374.00$37,045.00$35,442.00$41,302.00$43,465.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members55555
Number of independent voting members55555
Cash accountingTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2017-01-012016-01-012015-01-012014-01-012013-01-01
Tax year end date2017-12-012016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990990990
Date e-filing submitted2018-09-282017-08-182016-08-222015-07-022014-10-20
IRS schema version2017v2.22016v3.02015v2.12014v5.02013v3.1
Filing identifier201821989349300302201730969349300318201620679349300017201521249349301002201431709349300008
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