International : Development and Relief Services

African Vision of Hope

From Poverty to Possibility

three stars

86.44

Eight Professional Park Drive Maryville, IL 62062
tel: (618) 288-7695   Web Site
EIN: 71-0929252

Board Leadership
Judi Bertels
Chair

CEO
Judi Bertels
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.44 three stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

African Vision of Hope is a Christian organization committed to bringing immediate and lasting solutions to children and families living in extreme poverty. We confront the root causes of poverty by providing opportunities to be educated, grow up healthy, develop leadership and economic skills and learn about God's love. Our faith in Jesus is central to who we are, and we follow His example in working alongside the poor and oppressed. Wherever we work, we identify ourselves as a Christian organization. We're honored to have a distinct role in building God's kingdom. That role is to demonstrate God's love and care in the world.

African Vision of Hope is a Christian organization committed to bringing immediate and lasting solutions to children and families living in extreme poverty. We confront the root causes of poverty by providing opportunities to be educated, grow up healthy, develop leadership and economic skills and learn about God's love. Our faith in Jesus is central to who we are, and we follow His example in working alongside the poor and oppressed. Wherever we work, we identify ourselves as a Christian organization. We're honored to have a distinct role in building God's kingdom. That role is to demonstrate God's love and care in the world.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2019
Total number of volunteer hours contributed to the organization
12,058
Number of children who have access to education
3,105
Number of program participants who receive a secondary school diploma or GED
600
Total dollar amount of scholarship awarded
150,000
Number of teachers trained
111
Area of land, in hectares, directly controlled by the organization and under sustainable cultivation or sustainable stewardship
60
Number of children receiving medical services
3,105
Number of youth receiving HIV prevention services
1,200
Number of adolescents receiving a wellness checkup
3,105
Number of students receiving information on alcohol and other drug use
3,105
Number of students receiving information on suicide
1,200
Number of free open heart surgeries performed
0
Number of children who received school supplies
3,105
Number of meals served or provided
885,131
This impact information is current as of August 2020, 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

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 04/01/2020 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)
89.0%
  Administrative Expenses 5.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.58
  Program Expenses Growth 14.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by African Vision of Hope on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by African Vision of Hope on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,057,626
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $213,914
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,271,540
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,271,540
   Other Revenue $-14,611
TOTAL REVENUE $1,256,929
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,176,649
   Administrative Expenses $51,158
   Fundraising Expenses $34,284
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,262,091
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-5,162
   
Net Assets $642,647

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$83,150 6.58% Judith Bertels President, CEO

Mission

African Vision of Hope is a Christian organization committed to bringing immediate and lasting solutions to children and families living in extreme poverty. We confront the root causes of poverty by providing opportunities to be educated, grow up healthy, develop leadership and economic skills and learn about God's love. Our faith in Jesus is central to who we are, and we follow His example in working alongside the poor and oppressed. Wherever we work, we identify ourselves as a Christian organization. We're honored to have a distinct role in building God's kingdom. That role is to demonstrate God's love and care in the world.

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Charity Contact Info

African Vision of Hope
Eight Professional Park Drive
Maryville, IL 62062
tel: (618) 288-7695
EIN: 71-0929252

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Board Leadership

Judi Bertels
Chair

CEO

Judi Bertels
Chief Executive Officer