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International : Development and Relief Services

Children's Lifeline

Hearts. Health. Hands. Hope.

one star

64.63

P.O. Box 428 Hamilton, GA 31811
tel: (606) 663-3459   Web Site
EIN: 38-2928770

Board Leadership
John Morrison
Chairman

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 64.63 one star
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 51.00 zero star
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Children's Lifeline provides solid Biblical teaching, food, clothing, medical supplies, facilities for educational assistance for the underprivileged children and their families in underdeveloped areas in HAITI. We have many professionals from a wide range of fields that help demonstrate deep wisdom, trustworthiness, and total unselfish giving of themselves in bringing the gospel of Jesus Christ to the people of these lands. Our hope is that the children that are being fed and trained by Children's Lifeline will become the future teachers, preachers and businessmen of Haiti. Lifeline works with a large staff of volunteers from all over the country to make a better life for the people of Haiti.

Children's Lifeline provides solid Biblical teaching, food, clothing, medical supplies, facilities for educational assistance for the underprivileged children and their families in underdeveloped areas in HAITI. We have many professionals from a wide range of fields that help demonstrate deep wisdom, trustworthiness, and total unselfish giving of themselves in bringing the gospel of Jesus Christ to the people of these lands. Our hope is that the children that are being fed and trained by Children's Lifeline will become the future teachers, preachers and businessmen of Haiti. Lifeline works with a large staff of volunteers from all over the country to make a better life for the people of Haiti.

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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

zero star

51.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
94.8%
  Administrative Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.22
  Program Expenses Growth 58.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Lifeline on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Lifeline on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's Lifeline (GA) 64.63 one star
Nazarene Compassionate Ministries, Inc. (KS) 90.71 four stars
American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (NY) 96.37 four stars
Russian Children's Welfare Society (NY) 92.19 four stars
God's Littlest Angels (CO) 85.72 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,723,250
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,723,250
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $7,723,250
   Other Revenue $44
TOTAL REVENUE $7,723,294
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,234,523
   Administrative Expenses $475,351
   Fundraising Expenses $21,335
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,731,209
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,007,915
   
Net Assets $1,042,047

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 09/03/2019 64.63 one star
2017-06 06/01/2018 65.35 one star
2016-06 06/01/2017 77.08 two stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 89.12 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 03/01/2016 86.63 three stars
2014-06 02/01/2016 72.99 two stars
2014-06 09/01/2015 50.03 zero star
2013-06 03/01/2014 64.43 one star
2012-06 07/01/2013 72.87 two stars

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

EIN 38-2928770
Name in IRS Master File CHILDRENS INTERNATIONAL LIFELINE
NTEE Code Q33
NTEE Classification International Relief
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (927) Fundraising
(6) Missionary activities
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 August, 1990
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$32,000 0.32% Donna Webb Chief Financial Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's Lifeline (GA) 64.63 one star
Medical Benevolence Foundation (TX) 92.09 four stars
Hands Together (MA) 87.90 three stars
American Friends of Leket Israel (NJ) 86.79 three stars
Childspring International (GA) 92.92 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Children's Lifeline
P.O. Box 428
Hamilton, GA 31811
tel: (606) 663-3459
EIN: 38-2928770

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Board Leadership

John Morrison
Chairman

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