International : Development and Relief Services (Grantmaking)

Sewa International, Inc

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four stars

100.00

100 W Oaks Mall Houston, TX 77082
tel: (708) 872-7392   Web Site
EIN: 20-0638718

Board Leadership
Ramesh Bhutada
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Sree N. Sreenath
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 100.00 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Sewa International's mission is to serve humanity in distress, aid local communities, run developmental projects for the underserved, and assist people in transformational change through the power of innovation by mobilizing partners, donors, and volunteers. Sewa International is a Hindu faith-based, humanitarian, nonprofit service organization which specializes in disaster relief and rehabiliatation. Our development programs focus on family services; child, tribal and refugee welfare; women empowerment; health; and education. In addition to our work in the US, we have undertaken development projects in Colombia, Guyana, India, Kenya, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

Sewa International's mission is to serve humanity in distress, aid local communities, run developmental projects for the underserved, and assist people in transformational change through the power of innovation by mobilizing partners, donors, and volunteers. Sewa International is a Hindu faith-based, humanitarian, nonprofit service organization which specializes in disaster relief and rehabiliatation. Our development programs focus on family services; child, tribal and refugee welfare; women empowerment; health; and education. In addition to our work in the US, we have undertaken development projects in Colombia, Guyana, India, Kenya, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Total number of volunteer hours contributed to the organization
156,000
Number of health education trainings conducted
28
Number of groups/individuals benefiting from tools/resources/education materials provided
125
This impact information is current as of September 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

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 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)
86.7%
  Administrative Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.76
  Program Expenses Growth 30.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sewa International, Inc on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sewa International, Inc on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,247,600
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,931,357
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,178,957
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,178,957
   Other Revenue $152,165
TOTAL REVENUE $4,331,122
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,866,234
   Administrative Expenses $143,355
   Fundraising Expenses $128,218
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,137,807
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,193,315
   
Net Assets $3,505,515

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Sree Sreenath CEO

Mission

Sewa International's mission is to serve humanity in distress, aid local communities, run developmental projects for the underserved, and assist people in transformational change through the power of innovation by mobilizing partners, donors, and volunteers. Sewa International is a Hindu faith-based, humanitarian, nonprofit service organization which specializes in disaster relief and rehabiliatation. Our development programs focus on family services; child, tribal and refugee welfare; women empowerment; health; and education. In addition to our work in the US, we have undertaken development projects in Colombia, Guyana, India, Kenya, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

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Charity Contact Info

Sewa International, Inc
100 W Oaks Mall
Houston, TX 77082
tel: (708) 872-7392
EIN: 20-0638718

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 820867
Houston, TX 77282

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Board Leadership

Ramesh Bhutada
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Sree N. Sreenath
President