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International : Development and Relief Services

Lifting Generations

Enabling people to become self-reliant

three stars

82.85

63 East 11400 South Suite 126
Sandy, UT 84070
tel: (801) 576-2636   Web Site
EIN: 80-0001164

Board Leadership
Brody Holbrook
Chairman

CEO
David Christensen
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.85 three stars
  Financial 92.32 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 77.00 two stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Cause for Hope - One Life at a Time pursues its objective of building self-reliance for individuals and families through multiple, yet closely related programs. These tools help a client achieve self-sufficiency according to their own abilities, interests and circumstances. The key measurement of success is increasing a family's income and savings through our Mentoring process through our local managers. Cause for Hope seeks to enable thousands of families and individuals in developing countries to achieve lasting self-reliance through online and classroom based job market education and one-on-one mentoring

Cause for Hope - One Life at a Time pursues its objective of building self-reliance for individuals and families through multiple, yet closely related programs. These tools help a client achieve self-sufficiency according to their own abilities, interests and circumstances. The key measurement of success is increasing a family's income and savings through our Mentoring process through our local managers. Cause for Hope seeks to enable thousands of families and individuals in developing countries to achieve lasting self-reliance through online and classroom based job market education and one-on-one mentoring

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Financial

four stars

92.32

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

77.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
84.4%
  Administrative Expenses 6.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.71
  Program Expenses Growth 14.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lifting Generations on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lifting Generations on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lifting Generations (UT) 82.85 three stars
Friendship Bridge (CO) 90.07 four stars
International Institute of Rural Reconstruction (IIRR) (NY) 94.12 four stars
Mercy-USA for Aid and Development (MI) 92.92 four stars
World Neighbors (OK) 92.88 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,112,751
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,112,751
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,112,751
   Other Revenue $15,808
TOTAL REVENUE $2,128,559
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,909,181
   Administrative Expenses $88,445
   Fundraising Expenses $168,871
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,166,497
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-37,938
   
Net Assets $1,396,730

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 09/03/2019 82.85 three stars
2017-12 06/01/2019 82.80 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 81.62 three stars
2015-12 09/01/2017 78.62 two 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 80-0001164
Name in IRS Master File LIFTING GENERATIONS INC
NTEE Code S31
NTEE Classification Urban, Community Economic Development
NTEE Type Community Improvement, Capacity Building
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 October, 2003
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
$128,800 5.94% David Christensen Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lifting Generations (UT) 82.85 three stars
Root Capital (MA) 85.57 three stars
BrazilFoundation (NY) 94.32 four stars
CHOICE Humanitarian (UT) 88.94 three stars
The Resource Foundation (NY) 95.47 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Lifting Generations
63 East 11400 South
Suite 126
Sandy, UT 84070
tel: (801) 576-2636
fax: (801) 495-7041
EIN: 80-0001164

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Board Leadership

Brody Holbrook
Chairman

CEO

David Christensen
Executive Director

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