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International : Development and Relief Services

Mercy-USA for Aid and Development

Give a grain of hope

92.92

44450 Pinetree Drive Suite 201
Plymouth, MI 48170
tel: (800) 556-3729   Web Site
EIN: 38-2846307

Board Leadership
Iman Elkadi
Chairperson

CEO
Umar Al-Qadi
President, CEO

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.92
  Financial 90.00
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Mercy-USA for Aid and Development is dedicated to alleviating human suffering and supporting individuals and their communities in their efforts to become more self-sufficient. Our philosophy is "Helping People Help Themselves". Incorporated in the State of Michigan in 1988, Mercy-USA's projects focus on improving health, nutrition and access to safe water, as well as promoting economic and educational growth and providing disaster relief around the world.

Mercy-USA for Aid and Development is dedicated to alleviating human suffering and supporting individuals and their communities in their efforts to become more self-sufficient. Our philosophy is "Helping People Help Themselves". Incorporated in the State of Michigan in 1988, Mercy-USA's projects focus on improving health, nutrition and access to safe water, as well as promoting economic and educational growth and providing disaster relief around the world.

Financial

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
97.5%
  Administrative Expenses 1.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.17
  Program Expenses Growth 39.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 34.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mercy-USA for Aid and Development on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mercy-USA for Aid and Development on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mercy-USA for Aid and Development (MI) 92.92
International Institute of Rural Reconstruction (IIRR) (NY) 90.32
ECHO (FL) 93.57
Water Mission (SC) 96.46
Partners Worldwide (MI) 87.38

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $26,478,523
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,967,621
Total Contributions $29,446,144
   Program Service Revenue $1,500
Total Primary Revenue $29,447,644
   Other Revenue $163,290
TOTAL REVENUE $29,610,934
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $29,001,440
   Administrative Expenses $480,057
   Fundraising Expenses $261,852
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $29,743,349
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-132,415
   
Net Assets $4,195,442

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
Food, Shelter and Orphan Assistance $22,196,935 76.5%
Health Services $5,702,612 19.7%
Education $850,860 2.9%

Ratings History
Mercy-USA for Aid and Development has received 11 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 06/01/2021 92.92
2018-12 03/01/2020 92.92
2017-12 04/01/2019 94.69
2016-12 05/01/2018 90.92
2015-12 05/01/2017 92.92
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.69
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 96.23
2013-12 08/01/2015 95.60
2013-12 07/01/2015 94.77
2012-12 06/01/2014 96.24
2011-12 02/01/2013 97.89
2010-12 04/01/2012 97.95
2009-12 09/20/2011 97.89
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/22/2010 97.02
2008-12 05/01/2010 78.53
2007-12 12/01/2008 76.58
2006-12 11/01/2007 78.73
2005-12 11/01/2006 85.14
2004-12 01/01/2006 87.15
2003-12 11/01/2004 76.41

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

EIN 38-2846307
Name in IRS Master File MERCY-USA FOR AID AND DEVELOPMENT INC
NTEE Code Q30
NTEE Classification International Development, Relief Services
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (902) Emergency or disaster aid fund
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, 1989
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$123,732 0.41% Umar Al-Qadi President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mercy-USA for Aid and Development (MI) 92.92
Mentors International (UT) 92.94
Engineering Ministries International (CO) 91.82
Tostan (VA) 87.27
GlobalGiving (DC) 98.23

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Charity Contact Info

Mercy-USA for Aid and Development
44450 Pinetree Drive
Suite 201
Plymouth, MI 48170
tel: (800) 556-3729
fax: (734) 454-0303
EIN: 38-2846307

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Board Leadership

Iman Elkadi
Chairperson

CEO

Umar Al-Qadi
President, CEO

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