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Miracle Foundation

Empowering orphans and vulnerable children to reach their full potential.

four stars

94.27

1506 West Sixth Street Austin, TX 78703
tel: (512) 329-8635   Web Site
EIN: 74-2989580

Board Leadership
Krishna Srinivasan
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Leslie Beasley
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.27 four stars
  Financial 91.90 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Miracle Foundation supports orphans to have a better quality of life while bringing about sustainable change that reduces the need for orphanages.

For the past 20 years, Miracle Foundation has improved the lives of more than 15,000 children and impacted almost 300 orphanages. Our proven Thrive Scale™ methodology is based on the UN Rights of the Child and leverages data and technology to ensure that orphaned and vulnerable children reach their full potential.

Miracle Foundation is part of a global network of non-profit organizations leading the worldwide movement to end the need for orphanages by 2040.

Miracle Foundation supports orphans to have a better quality of life while bringing about sustainable change that reduces the need for orphanages.

For the past 20 years, Miracle Foundation has improved the lives of more than 15,000 children and impacted almost 300 orphanages. Our proven Thrive Scale™ methodology is based on the UN Rights of the Child and leverages data and technology to ensure that orphaned and vulnerable children reach their full potential.

Miracle Foundation is part of a global network of non-profit organizations leading the worldwide movement to end the need for orphanages by 2040.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2019
Number of children in orphanages resettled to live with parents or relatives
830
Number of people trained
2,300
Number of participants engaged in programs
14,929
This impact information is current as of August 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

91.90

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/01/2020 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)
82.9%
  Administrative Expenses 5.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.82
  Program Expenses Growth 13.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Miracle Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Miracle Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Miracle Foundation (TX) 94.27 four stars
Meds & Food for Kids (MO) 94.13 four stars
Palestine Children's Relief Fund (OH) 91.16 four stars
Feed My Starving Children (MN) 92.92 four stars
Life for Relief and Development (MI) 92.71 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,124,465
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,124,465
   Program Service Revenue $29,512
Total Primary Revenue $3,153,977
   Other Revenue $24,720
TOTAL REVENUE $3,178,697
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,498,246
   Administrative Expenses $149,106
   Fundraising Expenses $345,862
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,993,214
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $185,483
   
Net Assets $2,170,705

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
Empowering Orphans $1,539,129 61.6%
Global Outreach for Orphans $477,623 19.1%
Center for Excellence Program $432,151 17.3%

Ratings History
Miracle Foundation has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 09/01/2020 94.27 four stars
2018-12 02/01/2020 92.42 four stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 92.54 four stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 92.51 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 91.02 four stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 94.51 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.48 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 97.13 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 91.21 four stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 89.37 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 84.59 three stars
2009-12 11/01/2011 93.92 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 81.28 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 92.01 four 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 74-2989580
Name in IRS Master File MIRACLE FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code P31
NTEE Classification Adoption
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
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 June, 2001
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$48,308 1.61% Leslie Beasley President
Other Salaries of Note
$106,008 3.54% Caroline Boudreaux Founder
$96,832 3.23% Elizabeth Davis Former President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Miracle Foundation (TX) 94.27 four stars
The Haitian Project (RI) 86.13 three stars
Los Cabos Children's Foundation (MN) 91.69 four stars
Dining for Women (SC) 87.45 three stars
Samaritan's Feet (NC) 89.02 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Miracle Foundation
1506 West Sixth Street
Austin, TX 78703
tel: (512) 329-8635
EIN: 74-2989580

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Board Leadership

Krishna Srinivasan
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Leslie Beasley
CEO

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