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Justice & Mercy International

Making justice personal for the poor, the orphaned, & the forgotten

four stars

90.01

1810 Columbia Avenue, Suite 100 Franklin, TN 37064
tel: (615) 472-7455   Web Site
EIN: 36-4630658

Board Leadership
Thomas Hunter
Chair

CEO
Mary Katharine Hunt
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.01 four stars
  Financial 91.15 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Justice & Mercy International (JMI) is a faith-based organization that exists to make justice personal for the poor, the orphaned and the forgotten of the world. We primarily work in Moldova in Eastern Europe and in the Amazon region of Brazil and we do our work through programs that have the Good News of Jesus at their core. Our programs usually fall into one of the following categories: Crisis/Family Care, Pastoral Training & Equipping, Vulnerable Child/Teen Care, and Church Mobilization (Mission Trips). We are a vehicle for individuals and churches who want to make a tangible, personal difference on behalf of the poor, the orphaned, and the forgotten people of the world.

Justice & Mercy International (JMI) is a faith-based organization that exists to make justice personal for the poor, the orphaned and the forgotten of the world. We primarily work in Moldova in Eastern Europe and in the Amazon region of Brazil and we do our work through programs that have the Good News of Jesus at their core. Our programs usually fall into one of the following categories: Crisis/Family Care, Pastoral Training & Equipping, Vulnerable Child/Teen Care, and Church Mobilization (Mission Trips). We are a vehicle for individuals and churches who want to make a tangible, personal difference on behalf of the poor, the orphaned, and the forgotten people of the world.

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Financial

four stars

91.15

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 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)
80.2%
  Administrative Expenses 12.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.66
  Program Expenses Growth 5.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Justice & Mercy International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Justice & Mercy International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Justice & Mercy International (TN) 90.01 four stars
Cambodian Children's Fund (CA) 94.46 four stars
Children of Promise (IN) 89.09 three stars
Child Aid (OR) 89.14 three stars
International Children's Care (WA) 88.83 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,468,410
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $214,807
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,683,217
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,683,217
   Other Revenue $26,748
TOTAL REVENUE $1,709,965
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,193,118
   Administrative Expenses $192,790
   Fundraising Expenses $125,685
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,511,593
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $198,372
   
Net Assets $900,379

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
Moldova Sponsorship Programs $550,858 46.2%
Volunteer Trips to Moldova $347,308 29.1%
Amazon Sponsorship Programs $277,507 23.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 05/01/2020 90.01 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 36-4630658
Name in IRS Master File JUSTICE AND MERCY INTERNATIONAL INC
NTEE Code Q32
NTEE Classification International Economic Development
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
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 March, 2009
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$93,897 6.21% Mary Katharine Hunt Executive Director

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Justice & Mercy International (TN) 90.01 four stars
Kids Alive International (IN) 99.51 four stars
Plan International USA (RI) 89.49 three stars
One Child Matters (CO) 85.92 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

Justice & Mercy International
1810 Columbia Avenue, Suite 100
Franklin, TN 37064
tel: (615) 472-7455
EIN: 36-4630658

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Board Leadership

Thomas Hunter
Chair

CEO

Mary Katharine Hunt
Executive Director

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