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Forward Edge International

Live Your Mission

three stars

88.42

15121-A Northeast 72nd Avenue Vancouver, WA 98686
tel: (360) 574-3343   Web Site
EIN: 91-1646598

Board Leadership
Brad Fenison
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Joseph Anfuso
President, Founder

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.42 three stars
  Financial 83.63 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Forward Edge International partners with God to transform the lives of vulnerable children, disaster victims, and those who go to serve them. Forward Edge programs help more than 3,000 at-risk children flourish each year, and work towards empowering their families and communities. Forward Edge's phase II disaster response program focuses on long-term rebuilding efforts for those unable to rebuild on their own after first-responders and the media have left. Forward Edge's mission teams program has mobilized more than 17,000 volunteers since 1983 to many parts of United States and 34 nations.

Forward Edge International partners with God to transform the lives of vulnerable children, disaster victims, and those who go to serve them. Forward Edge programs help more than 3,000 at-risk children flourish each year, and work towards empowering their families and communities. Forward Edge's phase II disaster response program focuses on long-term rebuilding efforts for those unable to rebuild on their own after first-responders and the media have left. Forward Edge's mission teams program has mobilized more than 17,000 volunteers since 1983 to many parts of United States and 34 nations.

Results Information

Reported Results
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Total in 2016
Number of groups/individuals benefiting from tools/resources/education materials provided
104,683
Number of service recipients who are employed
25
Number of clients participating in educational programs
2,643
Number of participants engaged in programs
6,139
Number of participants changing undesirable behavior, as reported by experts
723
Number of volunteers
1,747
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Financial

three stars

83.63

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2017 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)
85.4%
  Administrative Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.32
  Program Expenses Growth -2.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Forward Edge International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Forward Edge International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Forward Edge International (WA) 88.42 three stars
Heaven's Family (PA) 88.81 three stars
Development Associates International (CO) 91.91 four stars
World Compassion Terry Law Ministries (OK) 91.16 four stars
AMG International (TN) 90.77 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,870,926
   Federated Campaigns $4,290
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $202,117
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,077,333
   Program Service Revenue $532,282
Total Primary Revenue $2,609,615
   Other Revenue $-54,481
TOTAL REVENUE $2,555,134
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,279,873
   Administrative Expenses $329,812
   Fundraising Expenses $139,837
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,749,522
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-194,388
   
Net Assets $872,517

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
Village of Hope $1,403,959 61.6%
Distributing Supplies to Haiti $263,518 11.6%
Children's Ministry Center in Mexico $281,786 12.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 02/01/2017 88.42 three stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 84.30 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.62 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 10/01/2015 84.16 three stars
2013-12 12/22/2014 81.57 three stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 95.48 four stars
2011-12 09/01/2013 95.93 four stars
2011-12 08/01/2012 93.59 four stars
2010-12 12/01/2011 80.86 three stars
2008-12 09/20/2011 94.36 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2008-12 06/01/2010 96.19 four stars
2007-12 12/17/2008 93.69 four stars
2006-04 07/01/2007 93.97 four stars
2005-04 06/01/2006 70.93 two stars
2004-04 11/01/2005 77.68 two stars
2003-04 10/01/2004 88.42 three stars
2001-12 06/09/2003 91.33 four 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 91-1646598
Name in IRS Master File FORWARD EDGE INTERNATIONAL
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 (5) Mission
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 December, 1996
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 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
$67,446 2.45% Joseph S. Anfuso Executive Director. Founder

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Forward Edge International (WA) 88.42 three stars
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World Indigenous Missions (TX) 85.22 three stars
Mission Eurasia (IL) 91.45 four stars
Bright Hope International (IL) 93.98 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Forward Edge International
15121-A Northeast 72nd Avenue
Vancouver, WA 98686
tel: (360) 574-3343
EIN: 91-1646598

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Board Leadership

Brad Fenison
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Joseph Anfuso
President, Founder

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