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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Christian Alliance for Orphans

Let every child experience God's unfailing love

four stars

94.69

6723 Whittier Avenue Suite 202
Mclean, VA 22101
tel: (813) 575-4586   Web Site
EIN: 26-1492375

Board Leadership
Phil Goad
Chair

CEO
Jedd Medefind
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.69 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Christian Alliance for Orphans unites 200+ respected organizations and over 790 church members. Their joint initiatives inspire and equip Christians to live out effectively the Bible's call to care for orphans and vulnerable children. The organization helps Christians understand God's call to care for vulnerable children and equips for effective response, the impact reaches far beyond a single program or met need. Rather, an ever-growing community of passionate individuals, families, churches and organizations invest time, talent and treasure in a personal and sustained commitment to caring for children in the name of Jesus.

The Christian Alliance for Orphans unites 200+ respected organizations and over 790 church members. Their joint initiatives inspire and equip Christians to live out effectively the Bible's call to care for orphans and vulnerable children. The organization helps Christians understand God's call to care for vulnerable children and equips for effective response, the impact reaches far beyond a single program or met need. Rather, an ever-growing community of passionate individuals, families, churches and organizations invest time, talent and treasure in a personal and sustained commitment to caring for children in the name of Jesus.

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Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

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)
86.9%
  Administrative Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.38
  Program Expenses Growth 14.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Christian Alliance for Orphans on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Christian Alliance for Orphans on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Christian Alliance for Orphans (VA) 94.69 four stars
Treehouse, Washington (WA) 92.23 four stars
Gift of Adoption Fund (IL) 89.68 three stars
The Maine Children's Home for Little Wanderers (ME) 91.88 four stars
Boys and Girls Home of North Carolina (NC) 86.12 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,191,876
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,191,876
   Program Service Revenue $706,242
Total Primary Revenue $1,898,118
   Other Revenue $49,430
TOTAL REVENUE $1,947,548
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,477,678
   Administrative Expenses $173,526
   Fundraising Expenses $50,914
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,702,118
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $245,430
   
Net Assets $1,334,114

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
Advocacy and Education $1,007,654 68.2%
Global Movements $326,010 22.1%
Orphan Summit Conference $144,014 9.7%

Ratings History
Christian Alliance for Orphans has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 03/01/2020 94.69 four stars
2017-12 12/01/2019 95.47 four stars
2017-12 11/01/2019 88.81 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 26-1492375
Name in IRS Master File CHRISTIAN ALLIANCE FOR ORPHANS
NTEE Code P19
NTEE Classification Nonmonetary Support N.E.C.
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
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, 2009
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$98,069 5.76% Jedd Medefind President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Christian Alliance for Orphans (VA) 94.69 four stars
The Maine Children's Home for Little Wanderers (ME) 91.88 four stars
The Adoption Exchange (CO) 88.32 three stars
Real Life Children's Ranch (FL) 85.43 three stars
Hope Cottage (TX) 90.42 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Christian Alliance for Orphans
6723 Whittier Avenue
Suite 202
Mclean, VA 22101
tel: (813) 575-4586
EIN: 26-1492375

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Board Leadership

Phil Goad
Chair

CEO

Jedd Medefind
President

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