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American Leprosy Missions

Cure. Care. End.

three stars

89.65

One Alm Way Greenville, SC 29601
tel: (800) 543-3135   Web Site
EIN: 13-5562163

Board Leadership
Chris A. Hogue, M.B.A.
Board Chair

CEO
Bill Simmons
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.65 three stars
  Financial 85.68 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1906, American Leprosy Missions is the oldest and largest Christian organization in the United States dedicated to curing and caring for people affected by leprosy and related diseases around the world. During its more than 100-year history, American Leprosy Missions has provided holistic care to four million people around the world including medical treatment and training, Christian outreach, prevention of disability, community development and vaccine research.

Founded in 1906, American Leprosy Missions is the oldest and largest Christian organization in the United States dedicated to curing and caring for people affected by leprosy and related diseases around the world. During its more than 100-year history, American Leprosy Missions has provided holistic care to four million people around the world including medical treatment and training, Christian outreach, prevention of disability, community development and vaccine research.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2019
Pairs of special footwear distributed
2,983
Funds (US dollars) invested in pioneering research across the world
510,067
Critical medicines and medical supplies shipped to partner hospitals and clinics
5,408,050
Number of people screened for neglected tropical diseases
61,842
People who received wound care
2,442
People reached with education about neglected tropical diseases and hygiene
25,749
This impact information is current as of March 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

three stars

85.68

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
79.6%
  Administrative Expenses 3.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.68
  Program Expenses Growth 6.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Leprosy Missions on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Leprosy Missions on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Leprosy Missions (SC) 89.65 three stars
Global AIDS Interfaith Alliance (CA) 85.77 three stars
Camfed USA Foundation (CA) 96.30 four stars
Samaritan's Feet (NC) 89.02 three stars
Shalom Foundation (TN) 87.25 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $18,840,895
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $436,174
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $19,277,069
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $19,277,069
   Other Revenue $91,421
TOTAL REVENUE $19,368,490
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,626,455
   Administrative Expenses $544,186
   Fundraising Expenses $2,317,234
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $14,487,875
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,880,615
   
Net Assets $15,939,684

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
Disability Prevention And Management $4,479,666 38.5%
Early Detection And Treatment $2,851,327 24.5%
Stopping Transmission $2,669,068 23.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 08/01/2019 89.65 three stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 87.06 three stars
2016-06 09/01/2017 89.16 three stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 89.46 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2016 86.69 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 06/01/2015 91.03 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 84.32 three stars
2011-12 10/01/2012 73.86 two stars
2010-12 10/01/2011 74.25 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 81.43 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 73.92 two stars
2008-12 02/01/2010 61.52 one star
2007-12 12/01/2008 62.23 one star
2006-12 10/01/2007 63.56 one star
2005-12 10/01/2006 67.80 one star
2004-12 11/01/2005 70.82 two stars
2003-12 10/01/2004 62.42 one star
2002-12 10/01/2003 71.04 two stars
2001-12 10/15/2002 68.27 one star
2000-12 04/15/2002 68.57 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 13-5562163
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN LEPROSY MISSIONS INC
NTEE Code Q12
NTEE Classification Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (927) Fundraising
(160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
(179) Other health services
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 January, 1955
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$152,817 1.05% David W. Simmons President, CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Leprosy Missions (SC) 89.65 three stars
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Ezra International (FL) 94.01 four stars
Assist International (CA) 95.84 four stars
Central American Medical Outreach (OH) 87.34 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

American Leprosy Missions
One Alm Way
Greenville, SC 29601
tel: (800) 543-3135
fax: (866) 881-9769
EIN: 13-5562163

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Board Leadership

Chris A. Hogue, M.B.A.
Board Chair

CEO

Bill Simmons
President, CEO

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