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International : Development and Relief Services

Hope Unlimited for Children

Transforming the lives of Brazil's street kids

83.65

3130 Alpine Road Suite 288-125
Portola Valley, CA 94028
tel: (888) 444-1344   Web Site
EIN: 33-0480141

Board Leadership
Paul Husby
Chairman

CEO
Philip Smith
Co-founder and CEO

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.65
  Financial 76.89
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1991, Hope Unlimited for Children transforms the lives of children at mortal risk, providing them and their future generations a productive future and eternal hope. We minister to the physical, educational, and spiritual needs of Brazil's street children. Hope Unlimited helps these children to experience personal transformation while being equipped to live successful, productive lives as adult members of society. Hope's comprehensive Christ-centered model is long-term, residential, educational and community-based. In order to impact the lives of tens of thousands of street children, we are developing the Hope Institute to train local organizations to serve more effectively and expand their reach.

Founded in 1991, Hope Unlimited for Children transforms the lives of children at mortal risk, providing them and their future generations a productive future and eternal hope. We minister to the physical, educational, and spiritual needs of Brazil's street children. Hope Unlimited helps these children to experience personal transformation while being equipped to live successful, productive lives as adult members of society. Hope's comprehensive Christ-centered model is long-term, residential, educational and community-based. In order to impact the lives of tens of thousands of street children, we are developing the Hope Institute to train local organizations to serve more effectively and expand their reach.

Financial

76.89

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
77.5%
  Administrative Expenses 11.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.10
  Program Expenses Growth 3.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hope Unlimited for Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hope Unlimited for Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hope Unlimited for Children (CA) 83.65
Rafiki Foundation (FL) 93.12
Central American Medical Outreach (OH) 87.34
GAIA (CA) 85.61
Helping Children Worldwide (VA) 88.43

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,578,140
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,578,140
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,578,140
   Other Revenue $-805
TOTAL REVENUE $1,577,335
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,296,341
   Administrative Expenses $125,915
   Fundraising Expenses $145,081
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,567,337
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $9,998
   
Net Assets $156,938

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Grant Distribution to Brazil $1,296,341 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 04/01/2021 86.91
2018-12 04/01/2021 86.91
2018-12 06/01/2020 86.60
2017-12 05/01/2019 82.48
2017-12 03/01/2019 79.71
2016-12 06/01/2018 85.94
2015-12 05/01/2017 83.70
2014-12 06/01/2016 82.69
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 81.12
2013-12 07/01/2015 80.53
2012-12 04/01/2014 78.73
2012-12 02/01/2014 78.55
2011-12 06/01/2013 83.62
2010-12 04/01/2012 87.41
2009-12 09/20/2011 84.47
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/22/2010 74.69
2008-12 04/01/2010 81.65
2007-12 11/01/2008 82.35
2006-12 08/01/2007 79.51

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 33-0480141
Name in IRS Master File HOPE UNLIMITED INTERNATIONAL INC
NTEE Code Q30
NTEE Classification International Development, Relief Services
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, etc.
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date October, 1995
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$152,677 9.74% Philip Smith CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$119,221 7.60% David Nowell Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hope Unlimited for Children (CA) 83.65
The Joshua Fund (VA) 85.82
Health Equity International (MA) 92.50
Team Rubicon (CA) 96.46
Nyaka Inc (MI) 87.36

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Charity Contact Info

Hope Unlimited for Children
3130 Alpine Road
Suite 288-125
Portola Valley, CA 94028
tel: (888) 444-1344
fax: (650) 688-9971
EIN: 33-0480141

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Board Leadership

Paul Husby
Chairman

CEO

Philip Smith
Co-founder and CEO

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