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Bright Hope

Because the word "Extreme" and the word "Poverty" were never meant to go together.

three stars

83.94

2060 Stonington Avenue Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
tel: (224) 520-6100   Web Site
EIN: 23-7004991

Board Leadership
Ken Bodel
Chairperson

CEO
C.H. Dyer
President/CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.94 three stars
  Financial 77.50 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Bright Hope is a faith-based ministry that serves the extreme poor - those living on less than $2 a day. Bright Hope envisions a world where indigenous churches transform their communities and bring Hope to the extreme poor. Their efforts include a holistic program with physical aid, economic development and spiritual growth in each of their partnerships in Africa and Latin America.

Bright Hope is a faith-based ministry that serves the extreme poor - those living on less than $2 a day. Bright Hope envisions a world where indigenous churches transform their communities and bring Hope to the extreme poor. Their efforts include a holistic program with physical aid, economic development and spiritual growth in each of their partnerships in Africa and Latin America.

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Financial

two stars

77.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
86.8%
  Administrative Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.18
  Program Expenses Growth -22.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 16.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bright Hope on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bright Hope on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bright Hope (IL) 83.94 three stars
Resourcing Christian Education International (IL) 92.44 four stars
Global Servants (GA) 89.60 three stars
Four Corners Ministries (AL) 89.04 three stars
Every Generation Ministries (CA) 90.34 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,978,482
   Federated Campaigns $2,944
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,981,426
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,981,426
   Other Revenue $8,070
TOTAL REVENUE $2,989,496
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,110,307
   Administrative Expenses $442,903
   Fundraising Expenses $226,267
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,779,477
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $210,019
   
Net Assets $1,048,176

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
Hope for Today $761,521 36.1%
Hope for Eternity $746,853 35.4%
Hope for Tomorrow $601,933 28.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 09/03/2019 83.94 three stars
2018-06 08/01/2019 85.69 three stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 85.85 three stars
2016-06 03/01/2018 92.38 four stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 93.98 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.18 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 08/01/2015 86.52 three stars
2013-06 12/22/2014 86.05 three stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 94.58 four stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 95.31 four stars
2010-06 12/01/2011 95.50 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 83.12 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 93.65 four stars
2009-06 10/01/2010 92.79 four stars
2008-06 11/01/2009 93.62 four stars
2007-06 06/01/2008 93.15 four stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 90.94 four stars
2005-06 06/01/2006 93.51 four stars
2004-06 04/01/2005 83.69 three stars
2002-12 10/01/2003 89.64 three 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 23-7004991
Name in IRS Master File BRIGHT HOPE INTERNATIONAL
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(40) Scholarships (other)
(29) Other religious 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 June, 1969
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$97,988 3.52% C.H. Dyer President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bright Hope (IL) 83.94 three stars
Asian Access (CA) 88.29 three stars
International Christian Concern (DC) 90.56 four stars
Resourcing Christian Education International (IL) 92.44 four stars
Global Training Network (AZ) 96.46 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Bright Hope
2060 Stonington Avenue
Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
tel: (224) 520-6100
fax: (866) 530-3489
EIN: 23-7004991

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Board Leadership

Ken Bodel
Chairperson

CEO

C.H. Dyer
President/CEO

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