Disable all preview features

International : Development and Relief Services

Nyaka Aids Orphans Project

Educating, empowering, and transforming vulnerable and impoverished communities in Uganda

three stars

88.65

2970 E Lake Lansing Road East Lansing, MI 48823
tel: (517) 575-6623   Web Site
EIN: 35-2153719

Board Leadership
Barbara Kroberger
Chairperson

CEO
Twesigye Jackson Kaguri
Founder, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.65 three stars
  Financial 85.56 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Nyaka Aids Orphans Project educates, empowers, and transforms vulnerable and impoverished communities in Uganda, ensuring that everyone has the chance to learn, grow, and thrive. We envision a world where all vulnerable and underserved communities have the knowledge, resources, and opportunities they need to grow and prosper. At the Nyaka AIDS Orphans Project, we believe we are all one family created by God, born equally, with the duty to help one another. We believe all human beings have the right to education, food, shelter, basic health care, respect, and love.

The Nyaka Aids Orphans Project educates, empowers, and transforms vulnerable and impoverished communities in Uganda, ensuring that everyone has the chance to learn, grow, and thrive. We envision a world where all vulnerable and underserved communities have the knowledge, resources, and opportunities they need to grow and prosper. At the Nyaka AIDS Orphans Project, we believe we are all one family created by God, born equally, with the duty to help one another. We believe all human beings have the right to education, food, shelter, basic health care, respect, and love.

Impact Information

GlobalGiving is a trusted Impact Information provider for Charity Navigator. GlobalGiving has vetted this charity. GlobalGiving also further provides further information about each charity's commitment to learning and improvement. GlobalGiving's statuses and badges, below, provide information about this charity's effectiveness.  Learn More about Impact Information.
GlobalGiving Status
Superstar Status
This organization has been vetted by GlobalGiving, and has demonstrated the highest level of engagement and/or effectiveness over the past year. GG Rewards is the system GlobalGiving uses to reward nonprofits that demonstrate listening to the people they serve, learning, and improving their impact. Organizations receive points which translate into their Status: 52% of organizations are Partner, 22% are Leader, and the top 26% of organizations are Superstar. GlobalGiving is a trusted Impact Information partner of Charity Navigator.
Additional Badges from GlobalGiving
Vetted
This organization has been vetted by GlobalGiving.
Site Visit Verified
A GlobalGiving representative has visited this organization and verified its work.
Project of the Month
A project from this high-performing organization was selected by the GlobalGiving team to receive an award grant reflecting their exceptional work as a GlobalGiving project of the month.
This impact information is current as of March 2019, when it was provided to us by GlobalGiving. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology. Further, the availability of GG Rewards information for charities on our site has no effect on Charity Navigator's evaluation of GlobalGiving.

Financial

three stars

85.56

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
79.2%
  Administrative Expenses 10.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.22
  Program Expenses Growth 7.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Nyaka Aids Orphans Project on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Nyaka Aids Orphans Project on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Nyaka Aids Orphans Project (MI) 88.65 three stars
HealthRight International (NY) 89.00 three stars
Islamic Relief USA (VA) 91.16 four stars
Miracle Foundation (TX) 92.42 four stars
Seva Foundation (CA) 92.68 four stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,634,458
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $59,657
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,694,115
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,694,115
   Other Revenue $52,601
TOTAL REVENUE $1,746,716
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,274,430
   Administrative Expenses $202,551
   Fundraising Expenses $172,270
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,649,251
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $97,465
   
Net Assets $329,360

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 03/01/2020 88.65 three stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 91.10 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 35-2153719
Name in IRS Master File NYAKA AIDS ORPHANS PROJECT INC
NTEE Code B11
NTEE Classification Single Organization Support
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Educational 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 August, 2002
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
$148,033 8.97% Twesigye J. Kaguri Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Nyaka Aids Orphans Project (MI) 88.65 three stars
DKT International (DC) 88.14 three stars
Curamericas Global (NC) 85.15 three stars
Friends Without A Border (NY) 95.47 four stars
Focus Humanitarian Assistance USA (TX) 96.52 four stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

Are you the representative for this organization? If so, click here to access the application form. As an official representative you will have the ability to update some of the information on this page.

Charity Contact Info

Nyaka Aids Orphans Project
2970 E Lake Lansing Road
East Lansing, MI 48823
tel: (517) 575-6623
EIN: 35-2153719

Visit Web Site

Board Leadership

Barbara Kroberger
Chairperson

CEO

Twesigye Jackson Kaguri
Founder, CEO

Join Our Mailing List

Join over 400,000 other informed givers and get updates on charity ratings, new features, hot topics, and tips for donating.