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Nuru International

Ending extreme poverty in remote rural areas.

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four stars

93.74

5405 Alton Parkway Suite A-474
Irvine, CA 92604
tel: (949) 667-0796   Web Site
EIN: 26-1250716

Board Leadership
John Hancox
Board Chairman

CEO
Jake Harriman
Founder & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.74 four stars
  Financial 96.23 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 2007, Nuru International ends extreme poverty in remote, rural areas by equipping local leaders with the tools and knowledge to build self-sustaining, self-scaling impact programs to lift their communities out of extreme poverty within seven years.

Founded in 2007, Nuru International ends extreme poverty in remote, rural areas by equipping local leaders with the tools and knowledge to build self-sustaining, self-scaling impact programs to lift their communities out of extreme poverty within seven years.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2017
Number of farmer members of the Coop or suppliers of the SME/Enterprise that are producing crops/products and selling them to the SMEs/Coop/Enterprise
5,251
This impact information is current as of July 2019, 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

96.23

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 12/21/2018 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)
87.0%
  Administrative Expenses 9.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.51
  Program Expenses Growth 7.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Nuru International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Nuru International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Nuru International (CA) 93.74 four stars
Engineering Ministries International (CO) 94.27 four stars
Kids Around the World (IL) 96.46 four stars
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Global Volunteers (MN) 89.56 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,669,713
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,669,713
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $7,669,713
   Other Revenue $27,102
TOTAL REVENUE $7,696,815
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,027,424
   Administrative Expenses $605,860
   Fundraising Expenses $162,452
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,795,736
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,901,079
   
Net Assets $3,270,571

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
Nuru Kenya $4,702,245 93.5%
Nuru International's Awareness Program $325,179 6.5%

Ratings History
Nuru International has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/21/2018 93.74 four stars
2016-12 12/22/2017 93.98 four stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 93.86 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 26-1250716
Name in IRS Master File NURU INTERNATIONAL
NTEE Code Q31
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
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 April, 2008
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$220,818 3.81% Jacob Harriman Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Nuru International (CA) 93.74 four stars
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Tostan (DC) 90.18 four stars
Trickle Up (NY) 94.13 four stars
Grassroots International (MA) 90.84 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Nuru International
5405 Alton Parkway
Suite A-474
Irvine, CA 92604
tel: (949) 667-0796
EIN: 26-1250716

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Board Leadership

John Hancox
Board Chairman

CEO

Jake Harriman
Founder & CEO

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