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Religion : Religious Activities

African Enterprise

A ministry of missions, evangelism, and reconciliation in Africa

85.15

PO Box 28190 Spokane, WA 99228
tel: (800) 672-3742   Web Site
EIN: 95-2275044

Board Leadership
John Reynolds
Chair

CEO
Jamie Morrison
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.15
  Financial 79.00
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

African Enterprise (AE) was founded in 1961 by a South African, Michael Cassidy, with the express mission to evangelize the cities of Africa, through word and deed, in partnership with the Church. AE is a Christian interdenominational, multicultural ministry of evangelism; reconciliation; leadership development training; and relief and community development. Our scope is all of Africa. AE leaders are African nationals that work with local church and parachurch leaders to mobilize congregations in outreach to African cities. Sixteen or more strategic cities are being reached this way each year. AE's ultimate vision is to see an Africa of peace and justice through the spiritual renewal and transformed lives of thousands of people.

African Enterprise (AE) was founded in 1961 by a South African, Michael Cassidy, with the express mission to evangelize the cities of Africa, through word and deed, in partnership with the Church. AE is a Christian interdenominational, multicultural ministry of evangelism; reconciliation; leadership development training; and relief and community development. Our scope is all of Africa. AE leaders are African nationals that work with local church and parachurch leaders to mobilize congregations in outreach to African cities. Sixteen or more strategic cities are being reached this way each year. AE's ultimate vision is to see an Africa of peace and justice through the spiritual renewal and transformed lives of thousands of people.

Financial

79.00

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 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)
65.0%
  Administrative Expenses 26.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.87
  Program Expenses Growth 1.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by African Enterprise on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by African Enterprise on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
African Enterprise (WA) 85.15
e3 Partners Ministries (TX) 90.07
G.O. Ministries (KY) 93.38
Iris Global (CA) 88.10
The Outreach Foundation (TN) 94.25

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $736,181
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $736,181
   Program Service Revenue $31,042
Total Primary Revenue $767,223
   Other Revenue $49,373
TOTAL REVENUE $816,596
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $503,291
   Administrative Expenses $220,551
   Fundraising Expenses $76,828
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $800,670
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $15,926
   
Net Assets $659,687

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
Evangelize the Cities of Africa $503,291 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-09 07/01/2021 85.15
2019-09 03/01/2021 82.82
2019-09 11/01/2020 79.81
2018-09 09/03/2019 78.89
2017-09 12/21/2018 77.53
2015-12 11/01/2016 75.82
2014-12 06/01/2016 75.94
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 70.25
2012-12 11/01/2013 75.85
2011-12 09/01/2012 69.06
2010-12 11/01/2011 70.42
2009-12 09/20/2011 76.43
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 66.91
2008-12 03/01/2010 64.57
2007-12 10/01/2008 84.90
2006-12 09/01/2007 76.90
2005-12 11/01/2006 71.97
2004-12 10/01/2005 58.78
2003-12 09/01/2004 63.19
2002-12 10/01/2003 81.21

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

EIN 95-2275044
Name in IRS Master File AFRICAN ENTERPRISE
NTEE Code Q30
NTEE Classification International Development, Relief Services
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related 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, 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, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$94,000 11.74% Jamie Morrison Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
African Enterprise (WA) 85.15
International Board of Jewish Missions (TN) 88.08
Asian Access (CA) 88.05
HOPE International (PA) 92.56
International Leadership Institute (GA) 94.57

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Charity Contact Info

African Enterprise
PO Box 28190
Spokane, WA 99228
tel: (800) 672-3742
fax: (509) 343-4011
EIN: 95-2275044

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Board Leadership

John Reynolds
Chair

CEO

Jamie Morrison
Executive Director

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