International : Development and Relief Services

Lutheran World Relief

Sustainable Development. Lasting Promise.

four stars

91.44

700 Light Street Baltimore, MD 21230
tel: (800) 597-5972   Web Site
EIN: 13-2574963

Board Leadership
Dr. William Craft
Chair

CEO
Daniel Speckhard
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.44 four stars
  Financial 88.28 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Affirming God's love for all people, we work with Lutherans and partners around the world to end poverty, injustice and human suffering.

Affirming God's love for all people, we work with Lutherans and partners around the world to end poverty, injustice and human suffering.

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Financial

three stars

88.28

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
85.3%
  Administrative Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.76
  Program Expenses Growth 4.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lutheran World Relief on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lutheran World Relief on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $44,082,818
   Federated Campaigns $384,550
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $7,312,376
Total Contributions $51,779,744
   Program Service Revenue $1,271,701
Total Primary Revenue $53,051,445
   Other Revenue $941,071
TOTAL REVENUE $53,992,516
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $43,853,298
   Administrative Expenses $3,389,219
   Fundraising Expenses $4,229,595
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $51,472,112
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,520,404
   
Net Assets $38,630,540

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$288,143 0.55% Daniel V. Speckhard President and CEO

Mission

Affirming God's love for all people, we work with Lutherans and partners around the world to end poverty, injustice and human suffering.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lutheran World Relief (MD) 91.44 four stars
PATH (WA) 89.08 three stars
The Zakat Foundation of America (IL) 98.23 four stars
Mercy Corps (OR) 86.81 three stars
Doctors Without Borders, USA (NY) 94.74 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Lutheran World Relief
700 Light Street
Baltimore, MD 21230
tel: (800) 597-5972
EIN: 13-2574963

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 17061
Baltimore, MD 21298

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Board Leadership

Dr. William Craft
Chair

CEO

Daniel Speckhard
President & CEO