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International : Development and Relief Services

Back2Back Ministries

Care for today. Hope for tomorrow.

four stars

94.74

P.O Box 70 Mason, OH 45040
tel: (513) 754-0300   Web Site
EIN: 31-1468516

Board Leadership
Gina Drosos
Board President

CEO
Todd Guckenberger
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.74 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since 1997, Back2Back Ministries has been impacting the lives of children across the globe. Back2Back is an international Christian organization that is dedicated to being a voice for orphans. Through the Back2Back Child Development Model, they strive to provide holistic care to each child they serve, meeting spiritual, physical, educational, emotional and social needs that the children might overcome their life circumstances and break free from the cycle of generational poverty. Today, Back2Back provides care for today and hope for tomorrow to abandoned, orphaned and impoverished children in Mexico, Nigeria, India and Haiti.

Since 1997, Back2Back Ministries has been impacting the lives of children across the globe. Back2Back is an international Christian organization that is dedicated to being a voice for orphans. Through the Back2Back Child Development Model, they strive to provide holistic care to each child they serve, meeting spiritual, physical, educational, emotional and social needs that the children might overcome their life circumstances and break free from the cycle of generational poverty. Today, Back2Back provides care for today and hope for tomorrow to abandoned, orphaned and impoverished children in Mexico, Nigeria, India and Haiti.

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Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
87.3%
  Administrative Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.92
  Program Expenses Growth 16.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Back2Back Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Back2Back Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Back2Back Ministries (OH) 94.74 four stars
One Child Matters (CO) 86.53 three stars
Help the Helpless (MN) 94.74 four stars
Love Without Boundaries Foundation (OK) 92.46 four stars
Community Partners International (CA) 96.09 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,591,917
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $386,820
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $9,978,737
   Program Service Revenue $113,817
Total Primary Revenue $10,092,554
   Other Revenue $-52,273
TOTAL REVENUE $10,040,281
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,463,227
   Administrative Expenses $719,639
   Fundraising Expenses $408,292
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,591,158
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,449,123
   
Net Assets $7,453,130

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
Back2Back Ministries has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 03/01/2018 94.74 four stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 92.02 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.22 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 91.79 four stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 91.72 four stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 89.35 three stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 89.33 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 31-1468516
Name in IRS Master File BACK 2 BACK MINISTRIES INC
NTEE Code X20
NTEE Classification Christian
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(7) Evangelism
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 August, 1996
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$109,385 1.27% Todd Guckenberger Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$108,803 1.26% Beth Guckenberger Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Back2Back Ministries (OH) 94.74 four stars
Coptic Orphans (VA) 92.78 four stars
Children of the Nations (WA) 93.09 four stars
Child Aid (OR) 94.45 four stars
Nepal Youth Foundation (CA) 98.04 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Back2Back Ministries
P.O Box 70
Mason, OH 45040
tel: (513) 754-0300
fax: (513) 579-0050
EIN: 31-1468516

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Board Leadership

Gina Drosos
Board President

CEO

Todd Guckenberger
Executive Director

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