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International Needs

Connecting Christian nationals worldwide

four stars

92.94

5570 32nd Avenue Hudsonville, MI 49426
tel: (855) 446-7764   Web Site
EIN: 91-1080666

Board Leadership
Mark Bleyer
Chair

CEO
Jeff Johnson
President/CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.94 four stars
  Financial 90.02 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

International Needs USA (IN Network USA) has been a part of the ministry of IN Network for over 35 years. The International Needs was founded in 1974, with a vision to share the gospel by partnering with Christian nationals around the world and helping them serve God in their own countries. This revolutionary concept positioned the IN Network as a pioneer in the missions arena. Presently, IN USA supports over 60 projects in 20 countries. Partnering with nationals is now an accepted standard for reaching the world with the message of Jesus Christ. IN USA touches over 10,000 people each week, while maintaining its one single focus: winning men and women, boys and girls, to Jesus Christ.

International Needs USA (IN Network USA) has been a part of the ministry of IN Network for over 35 years. The International Needs was founded in 1974, with a vision to share the gospel by partnering with Christian nationals around the world and helping them serve God in their own countries. This revolutionary concept positioned the IN Network as a pioneer in the missions arena. Presently, IN USA supports over 60 projects in 20 countries. Partnering with nationals is now an accepted standard for reaching the world with the message of Jesus Christ. IN USA touches over 10,000 people each week, while maintaining its one single focus: winning men and women, boys and girls, to Jesus Christ.

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Financial

four stars

90.02

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 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)
86.5%
  Administrative Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.50
  Program Expenses Growth 0.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Needs on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Needs on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
International Needs (MI) 92.94 four stars
Edify (CA) 91.14 four stars
The Mailbox Club (GA) 91.64 four stars
Episcopal Church Foundation (NY) 87.14 three stars
Youth for Christ USA (CO) 87.56 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,985,972
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,985,972
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,985,972
   Other Revenue $4,464
TOTAL REVENUE $2,990,436
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,459,214
   Administrative Expenses $136,773
   Fundraising Expenses $149,049
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,745,036
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $245,400
   
Net Assets $1,451,759

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
Ghana $1,228,587 50.0%
Turkey $154,301 6.3%
Nepal $146,753 6.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/01/2019 92.94 four stars
2017-12 05/01/2019 88.95 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 89.53 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 91.91 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.24 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 92.79 four stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 95.58 four stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 92.82 four stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 91.27 four stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 89.85 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 92.68 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 92.92 four stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 90.36 four stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 93.33 four stars
2006-12 10/01/2007 93.57 four stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 93.76 four stars
2004-12 08/01/2005 75.77 two stars
2003-12 09/01/2004 67.35 one star
2002-12 08/01/2003 75.50 two stars
2001-12 10/15/2002 79.67 two 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 91-1080666
Name in IRS Master File INTERNATIONAL NEEDS
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 (5) Mission
(6) Missionary activities
(7) Evangelism
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 May, 1983
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$51,923 1.89% Jeffrey Johnson President

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International Needs (MI) 92.94 four stars
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Moms in Prayer International (CA) 91.58 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

International Needs
5570 32nd Avenue
Hudsonville, MI 49426
tel: (855) 446-7764
fax: (616) 209-5424
EIN: 91-1080666

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Board Leadership

Mark Bleyer
Chair

CEO

Jeff Johnson
President/CEO

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