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International : Development and Relief Services

Back2Back Ministries

Care for today. Hope for tomorrow.

four stars

92.02

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 92.02 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
86.9%
  Administrative Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.85
  Program Expenses Growth 24.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.2%
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) 92.02 four stars
El Hogar Ministries (MA) 90.57 four stars
Family Legacy Missions International (TX) 90.71 four stars
Children Incorporated (VA) 92.92 four stars
Child Aid (OR) 96.81 four stars

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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.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,303,556
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $30,366
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $8,333,922
   Program Service Revenue $53,888
Total Primary Revenue $8,387,810
   Other Revenue $1,255
TOTAL REVENUE $8,389,065
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,337,075
   Administrative Expenses $712,803
   Fundraising Expenses $365,338
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,415,216
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-26,151
   
Net Assets $6,002,162

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 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$134,721 1.60% Todd Guckenberger Executive Director

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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Back2Back Ministries (OH) 92.02 four stars
Plan International USA (RI) 90.20 four stars
ChildFund International (VA) 85.29 three stars
Family Legacy Missions International (TX) 90.71 four stars
Childcare Worldwide (WA) 93.51 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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