International : Development and Relief Services

Kinship United

Formally Warm Blankets Orphan Care. Restoring childhoods in Christ, caring for orphans and widows worldwide.

four stars

96.46

5105 Tollview Drive Suite 155
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
tel: (877) 577-1070   Web Site
EIN: 36-4395095

Board Leadership
Mike Patterson
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Craig Muller
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.46 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Kinship United is dedicated to the rescue of orphans and widows through third world church planting and orphan outreach. Kinship United offers a fresh, dynamic approach to confront the world orphan crisis, through establishing and supporting church-based Family Homes. Every home shares a building with the local Christian church. The orphan children live on the top level with the caregivers, while the ground level is where the church and community meet. The homes provide beneficial, nurturing, holistic care to parentless infants, children, and adolescents. Kinship United operates homes in Kenya, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Thailand and Uganda.

Kinship United is dedicated to the rescue of orphans and widows through third world church planting and orphan outreach. Kinship United offers a fresh, dynamic approach to confront the world orphan crisis, through establishing and supporting church-based Family Homes. Every home shares a building with the local Christian church. The orphan children live on the top level with the caregivers, while the ground level is where the church and community meet. The homes provide beneficial, nurturing, holistic care to parentless infants, children, and adolescents. Kinship United operates homes in Kenya, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Thailand and Uganda.

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Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
90.8%
  Administrative Expenses 3.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.22
  Program Expenses Growth 12.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kinship United on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kinship United on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,477,434
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,477,434
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $6,477,434
   Other Revenue $9,850
TOTAL REVENUE $6,487,284
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,910,295
   Administrative Expenses $177,536
   Fundraising Expenses $250,982
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,338,813
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $148,471
   
Net Assets $1,186,462

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$115,500 1.82% Craig Muller Executive Director

Mission

Kinship United is dedicated to the rescue of orphans and widows through third world church planting and orphan outreach. Kinship United offers a fresh, dynamic approach to confront the world orphan crisis, through establishing and supporting church-based Family Homes. Every home shares a building with the local Christian church. The orphan children live on the top level with the caregivers, while the ground level is where the church and community meet. The homes provide beneficial, nurturing, holistic care to parentless infants, children, and adolescents. Kinship United operates homes in Kenya, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Thailand and Uganda.

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Kinship United (IL) 96.46 four stars
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Kidsave (CA) 93.79 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Kinship United
5105 Tollview Drive
Suite 155
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
tel: (877) 577-1070
fax: (877) 577-1080
EIN: 36-4395095

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Board Leadership

Mike Patterson
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Craig Muller
President