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International : Development and Relief Services (Grantmaking)

ENLACE USA

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two stars

77.60

5405 Alton Parkway Suite 5A Number 458
Irvine, CA 92604
tel: (888) 675-2313   Web Site
EIN: 04-3675191

CEO
Ron Bueno
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 77.60 two stars
  Financial 81.92 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 74.00 two stars
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Enlace believes the local church to be the primary agent to transform poor communities in El Salvador. Enlace commits to a 10 year relationship with a local church and equips the church to become an effective agent of change. We walk a church through a process of being "interested," then "committed" and eventually a "leader" in its community, replicating what it has learned through interaction with other churches in the area. ENLACE's vision is to see 100 churches transform the spiritual and physical lives of 250,000 people in El Salvador by 2015.

Enlace believes the local church to be the primary agent to transform poor communities in El Salvador. Enlace commits to a 10 year relationship with a local church and equips the church to become an effective agent of change. We walk a church through a process of being "interested," then "committed" and eventually a "leader" in its community, replicating what it has learned through interaction with other churches in the area. ENLACE's vision is to see 100 churches transform the spiritual and physical lives of 250,000 people in El Salvador by 2015.

Financial

three stars

81.92

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

74.00

This rating was published 02/01/2021 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)
78.2%
  Administrative Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.15
  Program Expenses Growth 5.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by ENLACE USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by ENLACE USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
ENLACE USA (CA) 77.60 two stars
Seva Foundation (CA) 93.51 four stars
Rise Against Hunger (NC) 89.39 three stars
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Loving Shepherd Ministries (IN) 95.05 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,751,590
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $183,403
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,934,993
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,934,993
   Other Revenue $-1,463
TOTAL REVENUE $1,933,530
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,441,180
   Administrative Expenses $117,350
   Fundraising Expenses $279,315
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,837,845
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $95,685
   
Net Assets $262,898

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 Programs in El Salvador $1,161,938 80.6%
Grant Distribution to Programs Guatemala $136,265 9.5%
Grant Distribution to Programs in Nepal $70,707 4.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 02/01/2021 77.60 two stars
2018-12 06/01/2020 80.09 three stars
2017-12 05/01/2019 81.89 three stars
2016-12 07/01/2018 90.20 four stars
2015-12 08/01/2017 89.90 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 83.89 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 05/01/2015 83.86 three stars
2012-12 08/01/2014 80.53 three stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 73.68 two stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 75.30 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 04-3675191
Name in IRS Master File ENLACE U S A
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
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 September, 2002
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$124,967 6.79% Ronald Bueno Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
ENLACE USA (CA) 77.60 two stars
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Anera (DC) 92.92 four stars
Team Rubicon (CA) 98.23 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

ENLACE USA
5405 Alton Parkway
Suite 5A Number 458
Irvine, CA 92604
tel: (888) 675-2313
fax: (949) 419-6235
EIN: 04-3675191

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CEO

Ron Bueno
Executive Director

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