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Orphan Helpers

Today's orphans... Tomorrow's helpers

four stars

90.00

727 J Clyde Morris Blvd Suite D
Newport News, VA 23601
tel: (757) 722-6940   Web Site
EIN: 54-1995429

Board Leadership
David Dunlevy
Board Chairman

CEO
Greg Harris
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.00 four stars
  Financial 85.87 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Orphan Helpers is to equip abandoned, incarcerated, and at-risk youth for success by serving their physical, spiritual, educational and emotional needs. Orphan Helpers currently serves inside nine government-run orphanages and detention centers in El Salvador and Honduras.

The mission of Orphan Helpers is to equip abandoned, incarcerated, and at-risk youth for success by serving their physical, spiritual, educational and emotional needs. Orphan Helpers currently serves inside nine government-run orphanages and detention centers in El Salvador and Honduras.

Financial

three stars

85.87

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

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)
79.3%
  Administrative Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.29
  Program Expenses Growth 15.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Orphan Helpers on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Orphan Helpers on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Here's how this organization is listening and learning from the people they serve:
How is the organization collecting feedback?
Case management notes
How is the organization using feedback?
To identify and remedy poor client service experiences, To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To inform the development of new programs/projects, To strengthen relationships with the people we serve
With whom is the organization sharing feedback?
Our staff, Our board
What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?
Note: This organization did not select any of the multiple choice responses to this question
Describe a recent change in your organization that resulted from feedback.
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Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Orphan Helpers (VA) 90.00 four stars
New International (FL) 92.27 four stars
India Gospel Outreach (CA) 86.42 three stars
International Board of Jewish Missions (TN) 89.18 three stars
Christian Medical & Dental Associations (TN) 86.34 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $813,051
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $17,000
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $830,051
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $830,051
   Other Revenue $-5,236
TOTAL REVENUE $824,815
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $733,350
   Administrative Expenses $61,240
   Fundraising Expenses $76,698
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $871,288
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-46,473
   
Net Assets $212,532

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
Improving Living Conditions & Delivering Supplies $381,064 52.0%
Support Ministry $199,185 27.2%
Violence Prevention $65,357 8.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 04/01/2021 90.00 four stars
2018-06 08/01/2019 80.35 three stars
2017-06 06/01/2019 80.77 three stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 80.16 three stars
2016-06 04/01/2018 79.88 two stars
2016-06 12/01/2017 73.88 two stars
2015-06 09/01/2017 81.67 three stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 81.45 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 81.17 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 77.44 two stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 78.08 two stars
2012-06 09/01/2014 73.66 two stars
2012-06 02/01/2014 71.47 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 54-1995429
Name in IRS Master File ORPHAN HELPERS INC
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
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 April, 2001
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
$90,002 10.32% Gregory Harris Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Orphan Helpers (VA) 90.00 four stars
Mission Possible (OH) 95.03 four stars
Joni and Friends (CA) 86.69 three stars
Advancing Native Missions (VA) 87.44 three stars
Youth for Christ USA (CO) 87.37 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Orphan Helpers
727 J Clyde Morris Blvd
Suite D
Newport News, VA 23601
tel: (757) 722-6940
EIN: 54-1995429

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Board Leadership

David Dunlevy
Board Chairman

CEO

Greg Harris
Executive Director

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