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International : Development and Relief Services

Esperança

Bringing Hope. Providing Health. Transforming Communities.

four stars

96.01

1911 West Earll Drive Phoenix, AZ 85015
tel: (888) 701-5150   Web Site
EIN: 23-7087997

Board Leadership
Mark Williams
Chairman

CEO
James Hoyt
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.01 four stars
  Financial 94.37 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

94.37

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
85.2%
  Administrative Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.52
  Program Expenses Growth 4.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Esperança on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Esperança on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Esperança (AZ) 96.01 four stars
Save a Child's Heart Foundation (MD) 92.74 four stars
Meds & Food for Kids (MO) 100.00 four stars
Russian Children's Welfare Society (NY) 88.94 three stars
Palestine Children's Relief Fund (OH) 98.23 four stars

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Since 1970, Esperança has been providing health and hope for the world's poor through health and development projects and a volunteer surgical program in more than fourteen countries around the world, including the United States. Our mission is to improve health and provide hope for families in the poorest communities of the world through sustainable disease prevention, education and treatment. Each project is unique to the needs of that community, and we partner with local trusted agencies and community leaders at each project site to ensure that programs are culturally appropriate and build capacity. Esperança provides long-term solutions that promote sustainability and empowerment of the entire community.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,610,779
   Federated Campaigns $1,573
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $9,021
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,621,373
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,621,373
   Other Revenue $127,538
TOTAL REVENUE $3,748,911
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,424,505
   Administrative Expenses $234,498
   Fundraising Expenses $242,627
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,901,630
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-152,719
   
Net Assets $3,777,603

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
Surgical Team $2,794,199 81.6%
Public Health $630,306 18.4%

Ratings History
Esperança has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-09 11/01/2016 96.01 four stars
2015-09 10/01/2016 95.11 four stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 96.48 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 12/22/2015 95.98 four stars
2013-09 10/01/2014 91.57 four stars
2012-09 07/01/2013 89.43 three stars
2012-09 06/01/2013 89.06 three stars
2011-09 05/01/2012 92.31 four stars
2010-09 09/20/2011 93.25 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-09 07/01/2011 93.22 four stars
2009-09 06/01/2010 93.51 four stars
2008-09 09/01/2009 98.28 four stars
2007-09 08/01/2008 98.53 four stars
2006-09 05/01/2007 82.17 three stars
2005-09 07/01/2006 69.85 one star
2004-09 07/01/2005 80.59 three stars
2003-09 06/01/2004 91.35 four stars
2002-09 04/15/2003 95.33 four stars
2001-09 10/15/2002 85.61 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 23-7087997
Name in IRS Master File ESPERANCA 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 (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 March, 1970
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 2012
  • September, 2011

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- James Hoyt President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$125,184 3.20% Tom Egan Former President, CEO

Since 1970, Esperança has been providing health and hope for the world's poor through health and development projects and a volunteer surgical program in more than fourteen countries around the world, including the United States. Our mission is to improve health and provide hope for families in the poorest communities of the world through sustainable disease prevention, education and treatment. Each project is unique to the needs of that community, and we partner with local trusted agencies and community leaders at each project site to ensure that programs are culturally appropriate and build capacity. Esperança provides long-term solutions that promote sustainability and empowerment of the entire community.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Esperança (AZ) 96.01 four stars
Mano a Mano International (MN) 91.36 four stars
The Clinton Foundation (NY) 94.74 four stars
The Joshua Fund (VA) 90.73 four stars
American Relief Agency for the Horn of Africa (ARAHA) (MN) 90.71 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Esperança
1911 West Earll Drive
Phoenix, AZ 85015
tel: (888) 701-5150
fax: (602) 340-9197
EIN: 23-7087997

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Board Leadership

Mark Williams
Chairman

CEO

James Hoyt
President and CEO

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