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Human Services : Social Services

MIFA (Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association)

Our vision: Uniting the community through service.

94.16

910 Vance Avenue Memphis, TN 38126
tel: (901) 527-0208   Web Site
EIN: 62-0803601

Board Leadership
Dr. Stephen Cook
Chair

CEO
Sally Jones Heinz
President and CEO

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.16
  Financial 91.75
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 11/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Our mission: Supporting the independence of vulnerable seniors and families in crisis through high-impact programs.

Our mission: Supporting the independence of vulnerable seniors and families in crisis through high-impact programs.

Financial

91.75

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
80.1%
  Administrative Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.42
  Program Expenses Growth 8.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by MIFA (Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association) on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by MIFA (Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association) on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
MIFA (Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association) (TN) 94.16
Beverly Bootstraps (MA) 88.08
Leaven (WI) 90.59
Unity Shoppe, Inc. (CA) 85.36
Guadalupe Center (FL) 99.34

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $11,363,757
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $94,669
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $4,201,523
Total Contributions $15,659,949
   Program Service Revenue $743,321
Total Primary Revenue $16,403,270
   Other Revenue $1,776
TOTAL REVENUE $16,405,046
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,916,862
   Administrative Expenses $948,859
   Fundraising Expenses $998,526
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,864,247
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $5,540,799
   
Net Assets $24,674,476

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
Senior Programs $4,244,404 47.6%
Family Programs $4,669,221 52.4%
Community Support $3,237 < 0.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-06 11/01/2021 94.16
2019-06 11/01/2020 86.63
2018-06 07/01/2019 90.02
2017-06 08/01/2018 86.92
2016-06 08/01/2017 86.19
2015-06 08/01/2016 83.05
2014-06 06/01/2016 83.38
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 77.32
2013-06 09/01/2014 80.71
2012-06 06/01/2013 85.36
2011-06 06/01/2012 89.59
2010-06 09/20/2011 87.22
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 09/01/2010 74.92
2008-06 04/01/2009 73.81

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

EIN 62-0803601
Name in IRS Master File METROPOLITAN INTER-FAITH ASSOC
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related 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 May, 1969
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!)
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$128,113 1.17% Sara Heinz Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
MIFA (Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association) (TN) 94.16
Foothill Unity Center (CA) 96.66
The Tony Robbins Foundation (CA) 85.59
Falmouth Service Center (MA) 97.22
SBH Community Service Network (NY) 96.12

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Charity Contact Info

MIFA (Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association)
910 Vance Avenue
Memphis, TN 38126
tel: (901) 527-0208
EIN: 62-0803601

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 3130
Memphis, TN 38173

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Board Leadership

Dr. Stephen Cook
Chair

CEO

Sally Jones Heinz
President and CEO

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