Governance and Financial Accountability
Children’s HopeChest is deeply committed to financial integrity and ensuring that our donors’ dollars are carefully managed and leveraged for the most impact possible.
We are a member in good standing of the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability. In accordance with their standards and principles, we are governed by a Board of Directors. Our board has full fiduciary responsibility for the organization and takes active steps to safeguard our financial, spiritual, and programmatic integrity.
Third Party Ratings
We take transparency and financial integrity seriously. Below are some validated, third-party ratings on our financial accountability:
In accordance with best practices, the board has established an Audit Committee to oversee our annual audit and preparation of our IRS Form-990 tax return. Those documents are posted here in PDF format for your review. Please consult with your tax preparer or accountant to determine the tax-deductible value of your gifts. View our Record Retention and Destruction Policy here.
Each downloadable file includes the following…
- Financial statements with independent auditors’ report
- IRS Form 990 return of an organization exempt from income tax
- Annual report of giving in the prior year for all major donors (select years)