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African Leadership and Reconciliation Ministries

Investing in another human being yields a true and eternal return

three stars

85.23

14140 Midway Road Suite 208
Dallas, TX 75244
tel: (972) 671-8522   Web Site
EIN: 31-1660877

Board Leadership
Ann Jacobson
Board Chair

CEO
Célestin Musekura
President and Founder

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.23 three stars
  Financial 79.34 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1998, the African Leadership and Reconciliation Ministries (ALARM) exists to empower the African church to impact the African continent by developing and equipping leaders with skills and tools to nurture and deepen the Christian faith for the transformation and reconciliation of the African communities. They have trained leaders across east and central Africa in biblical theology, conflict resolution, forgiveness, mediation, leadership skills, and reconciliation. ALARM's programs are designed for grass roots church and community leaders, women, youth, government officials, teachers, military professionals and Christian professionals.

Founded in 1998, the African Leadership and Reconciliation Ministries (ALARM) exists to empower the African church to impact the African continent by developing and equipping leaders with skills and tools to nurture and deepen the Christian faith for the transformation and reconciliation of the African communities. They have trained leaders across east and central Africa in biblical theology, conflict resolution, forgiveness, mediation, leadership skills, and reconciliation. ALARM's programs are designed for grass roots church and community leaders, women, youth, government officials, teachers, military professionals and Christian professionals.

Financial

two stars

79.34

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
82.7%
  Administrative Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.17
  Program Expenses Growth -4.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by African Leadership and Reconciliation Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by African Leadership and Reconciliation Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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African Leadership and Reconciliation Ministries (TX) 85.23 three stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,143,913
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,143,913
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,143,913
   Other Revenue $0
TOTAL REVENUE $3,143,913
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,562,408
   Administrative Expenses $213,418
   Fundraising Expenses $300,776
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,076,602
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $67,311
   
Net Assets $553,356

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
Developing and Equipping Church Leaders $2,562,408 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/01/2018 85.23 three stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 85.39 three stars
2015-12 12/21/2016 92.53 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.00 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 88.58 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 85.67 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 93.38 four stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 83.44 three 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 31-1660877
Name in IRS Master File AFRICAN LEADERSHIP AND RECONCILIATION MINISTRIES OF TEXAS
NTEE Code X21
NTEE Classification Protestant
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Religious 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, 1999
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
$98,629 3.20% Celestin Musekura President, Founder
Other Salaries of Note
$107,811 3.50% Arlene Johnson Vice President for Development

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African Leadership and Reconciliation Ministries (TX) 85.23 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

African Leadership and Reconciliation Ministries
14140 Midway Road
Suite 208
Dallas, TX 75244
tel: (972) 671-8522
fax: (800) 403-8716
EIN: 31-1660877

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Board Leadership

Ann Jacobson
Board Chair

CEO

Célestin Musekura
President and Founder

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