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International : Development and Relief Services

World Relief

Together, we're tackling the world's greatest problems. In a world of quick fixes we're fighting for lasting change.

86.41

7 East Baltimore Street Baltimore, MD 21202
tel: (800) 535-5433   Web Site
EIN: 23-6393344

Board Leadership
Steve Moore
Chairperson

CEO
Myal Greene
Chief Executive Officer

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.41
  Financial 80.79
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 11/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

World Relief is a global Christian humanitarian organization that brings sustainable solutions to the world's greatest problems - disasters, extreme poverty, violence, oppression, and mass displacement. We partner with local churches and community leaders in the U.S. and abroad to bring hope, healing and transformation to the most vulnerable.

World Relief is a global Christian humanitarian organization that brings sustainable solutions to the world's greatest problems - disasters, extreme poverty, violence, oppression, and mass displacement. We partner with local churches and community leaders in the U.S. and abroad to bring hope, healing and transformation to the most vulnerable.

Financial

80.79

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
83.1%
  Administrative Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.25
  Program Expenses Growth 2.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 42.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by World Relief on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by World Relief on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
World Relief (MD) 86.41
Episcopal Relief & Development (VA) 91.31
Church World Service (IN) 90.32
Helping Hand for Relief and Development (MI) 98.23
Pathfinder International (MA) 85.72

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $20,773,505
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $713,099
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $45,315,451
Total Contributions $66,802,055
   Program Service Revenue $3,093,140
Total Primary Revenue $69,895,195
   Other Revenue $932,180
TOTAL REVENUE $70,827,375
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $58,182,463
   Administrative Expenses $6,407,027
   Fundraising Expenses $3,910,618
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $68,500,108
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,327,267
   
Net Assets $16,626,342

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
Refugee Assistance $22,692,616 39.0%
Health and Nutrition $11,135,248 19.1%
Agriculture Programs $6,043,906 10.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-09 11/01/2021 86.41
2019-09 02/01/2021 85.36
2018-09 12/20/2019 86.93
2017-09 02/01/2019 91.20
2016-09 11/01/2017 92.29
2015-09 11/01/2016 89.76
2014-09 07/01/2016 90.75
2014-09 06/01/2016 90.33
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 88.47
2013-09 10/01/2014 85.30
2012-09 09/01/2013 87.07
2011-09 08/01/2012 87.23
2010-09 10/01/2011 89.58
2010-09 09/20/2011 87.31
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 07/01/2010 76.31
2008-09 07/01/2009 81.79
2007-09 10/01/2008 89.68
2006-09 08/01/2007 93.46
2005-09 09/01/2006 93.48
2004-09 08/01/2005 75.00

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

EIN 23-6393344
Name in IRS Master File WORLD RELIEF CORP OF NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF EVANGELICALS
NTEE Code Q33
NTEE Classification International Relief
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (911) Foreign organization
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 November, 1964
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$140,205 0.20% Tim Breene CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$142,980 0.20% Kevin Sanderson Chief Administrative Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
World Relief (MD) 86.41
Episcopal Relief & Development (VA) 91.31
Orbis International (NY) 93.98
Pathfinder International (MA) 85.72
Alight (formerly American Refugee Committee) (MN) 96.46

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Charity Contact Info

World Relief
7 East Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
tel: (800) 535-5433
fax: (443) 451-1975
EIN: 23-6393344

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Board Leadership

Steve Moore
Chairperson

CEO

Myal Greene
Chief Executive Officer

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