Philanthropy, Voluntarism, and Grantmaking

One Heart for Hope

Changing Lives One Heart at a Time

Foothill Ranch, CA

Mission

One Heart for Hope is a 501(c)(3) public charity organization to provide essential needs that every child deserves and to help provide a safe environment where they can learn, grow, and achieve. We believe every child's life is precious and deserves the same potential and opportunity as any other life. Our long term goal is to provide, not only the basic necessities of life- food, clothing and shelter but also help restore their sense of self worth and eventually, in the future, transform each child's hope a fulfilled reality.

Ruling Year

2009

Principal Officer

Ms. Merlita Helms

Main Address

27472 Portola Parkway, Ste 205-250

Foothill Ranch, CA 92610 USA

Keywords

Underpriviledged children and youths, education, resource center, learning center, solar lights, Philippines

EIN

26-3057344

 Number

7229414861

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Public Foundations (T30)

Children's and Youth Services (P30)

Human Service Organizations (P20)

IRS Filing Requirement

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Our programs

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Scholarship Program

Solar Lights

Mangrove Planting and Environmental Protection

Pre-school, Learning Center and Resource Center

Basic Necessities and Health Outreach

Emergency Disaster Relief

College Dormintory for Aeta College Students

Feeding Program for Pre-School and ELementary Students

Livehood Project

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Our Results

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Number of students enrolled

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TOTALS BY YEAR
Population(s) served

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Number of students who receive scholarship funds and/or tuition assistance

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Population(s) served

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Charting Impact

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What is the organization aiming to accomplish?

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What are the organization's capabilities for doing this?

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What have and haven't they accomplished so far?

Resource Center for Children in the remote areas.
1. Access to books and learning aids to children with no access to education materials.
2. Introduction to basic computer and technology education
3. Install learning modules for all grade levels approved by the Dept. of Education
4. Provide trained teachers and counselors to monitor the program effectively.

1. Train more teachers for volunteer opportunities.
2. Seek resource learning center facilities from various remote regions
3. Certify teachers to become alternative learning school teachers to students who cannot attend full time school curriculum.

Increased fundraising campaigns, seek grants and more volunteer participations. One Heart for Hope expands its programs through partnerships and collaboration with corporations, other charitable organizations, schools and private organizations. We have active volunteers who regularly seeks ideas and campaign to expand our mission to more parts of the Philippines.

More opportunities from partnerships and corporate sponsorships to fulfill our goals. Organizations both public and private organizing fundraising efforts to help with our mission.

Have started our first resource center in 2012. Learning Center also started and continued until 2013 and 2016. Will continue to expand in the rest of the coming years as the program is very successful and expanding each year. Efforts to build a library and resource center in other remote regions are also in place.

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Operations

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Board Leadership Practices

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?

No

CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?

No

ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?

No

BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?

No

BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?

No