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Housing Conservation Coordinators (HCC)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

HCC is a legal aid society based in New York, NY that was founded in 1974. As of 2019 they had $3.4 million in revenue and $4.5 million in assets.

We are dedicated to advancing social and economic justice and fighting for the rights of poor, low-income and working individuals and families.

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Program areas at HCC

Housing Services - provided housing-related services to low and moderate income residents of the west side of manhattan, including: legal services, pre-litigation advocacy and community/tenant organizing. in 2018, hcc staff assisted more than 4,177 low-income households from manhattan's west side, including full legal representation in 480 matters; in-depth advocacy to 441 households, advice/counsel to 454 households; hosted community legal education workshop benefitting 1,159 attendees, which includes tenant rights' education for 31 tenant associations (595 total attendees); and community workshops on various legal issues benefitting 389 community members; pro se workshops benefitting 534 attendees at hcc's 13th annual west side tenant conference and legal workshops; and referrals to legal and social service providers benefitting 6,326 families.

Weatherization installed in 146 units of low-income Housing energy-efficient measures that included heating system distribution upgrades, energy-efficient lighting retrofits, low-flow showerheads, health and safety measures, and roof fan ventilators. There is a required owner contribution.

Form 990s for HCC

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 28, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Feb 23, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Feb 9, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for HCC

Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,392,358
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$56,968
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$16,256
Net income from fundraising events$-29,993
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$54,007
Total revenues$3,489,596

Vendors for HCC

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
FrontStreamFundraising software2020-06-15
██████Fundraising software2020-06-15
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-06-15
███ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2020-01-28
█████████ ████████Software2019-03-05
█████ ████ ████████████ █████Hra Legal Services$443,9292018-12-01
████████ ██████████ ███Fiscal Services$155,3212018-12-01
████ ███ ██████ ███Tax accounting2014-01-14

Personnel at HCC

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Leslie ThropeExecutive Director-Oct. 3, 2019
Jonathan T. FurlongDirector of Organizing-Aug. 1, 2019
█████████ ██████Construction Manager-Aug. 1, 2019
██████ ██████████Vice Chair$0Dec. 31, 2016
████ ██████Treasurer$0Dec. 31, 2016
████ ████Secretary$0Dec. 31, 2016
██████ █████Chair$0Dec. 31, 2016
█ ███████ ███████Vice Chair$0Dec. 31, 2015

Peer legal aid services

1Regional Housing Legal Services (RHLS)501(c)(3)$2.8 millionGlenside, PA
2Partnership for Children's Rights501(c)(3)$1.4 millionNew York, NY
3The Children's Law Center501(c)(3)$10 millionBrooklyn, NY
4Mobilization for Justice (MFY)501(c)(3)$14 millionNew York, NY
5Volunteers of Legal Service501(c)(3)$1.6 millionNew York, NY
6HIV Law Project501(c)(3)$931,181Brooklyn, NY
7Legal Assistance of Western New York (LAWNY)501(c)(3)$11 millionGeneva, NY
8Neighborhood Legal Services501(c)(3)$5.2 millionBuffalo, NY
9Legal Aid Society of Nassau County501(c)(3)$7.8 millionHempstead, NY
10Atlas DIY Corporation501(c)(3)$1.0 millionBrooklyn, NY
11Legal Services of Central New York501(c)(3)$7.2 millionSyracuse, NY
12UnLocal501(c)(3)$924,963New York, NY
13Immigration Legal Services of LONG ISLAND501(c)(3)$908,327Water Mill, NY
14International Legal Foundation (ILF)501(c)(3)$2.5 millionNew York, NY
15Immigration Advocacy Services501(c)(3)$920,050Astoria, NY
16Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York501(c)(3)$6.7 millionUtica, NY
17Volunteer Legal Services Project of Monroe County501(c)(3)$1.2 millionRochester, NY
18Brooklyn Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project501(c)(3)$1.3 millionBrooklyn, NY
19Pro Bono Partnership Incorporated501(c)(3)$2.4 millionWhite Plains, NY
20Capital District Women's Bar Association Legal Project501(c)(3)$2.2 millionAlbany, NY
21Rural Law Center of New York501(c)(3)$1.2 millionPlattsburgh, NY
22City University of New York School of Law Foundation501(c)(3)$2.7 millionLong Island City, NY
23The City Bar Fund501(c)(3)$9.5 millionNew York, NY
24Legal Services for New York City (LSNYC)501(c)(3)$13 millionNew York, NY
25Assigned Counsel Defender Plan of Suffolk County501(c)(3)$1.8 millionCentral Islip, NY