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International : Development and Relief Services

Alfalit International

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four stars

93.98

3026 Northwest 79 Avenue Doral, FL 33122
tel: (305) 597-9077   Web Site
EIN: 59-1595459

Board Leadership
Joseph Milton
President, Chairman

CEO
Catherine Penrod
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.98 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Alfalit International is a faith-based non-profit organization founded in 1961. We offer a mix of literacy, basic education, preschool and job skills programs in the communities that we operate in. Our international programs are currently in Latin America & Caribbean (Bolivia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Haiti and Peru), Africa (Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo, Guinea Bissau, Liberia and South Sudan), Europe (Portugal and Spain) and in the US (South Florida). We also offer complementary health, nutrition, community development and economic empowerment programs based on community needs and our resources.

Alfalit International is a faith-based non-profit organization founded in 1961. We offer a mix of literacy, basic education, preschool and job skills programs in the communities that we operate in. Our international programs are currently in Latin America & Caribbean (Bolivia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Haiti and Peru), Africa (Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo, Guinea Bissau, Liberia and South Sudan), Europe (Portugal and Spain) and in the US (South Florida). We also offer complementary health, nutrition, community development and economic empowerment programs based on community needs and our resources.

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Financial

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92.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
86.9%
  Administrative Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.20
  Program Expenses Growth 13.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 16.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alfalit International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alfalit International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Alfalit International (FL) 93.98 four stars
Global Volunteers (MN) 89.56 three stars
Friendship Bridge (CO) 89.02 three stars
International Institute of Rural Reconstruction (IIRR) (NY) 90.00 four stars
The Akshaya Patra Foundation USA (CA) 94.75 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,747,050
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,747,050
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,747,050
   Other Revenue $439,510
TOTAL REVENUE $4,186,560
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,464,343
   Administrative Expenses $324,619
   Fundraising Expenses $293,416
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,082,378
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $104,182
   
Net Assets $835,889

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 07/01/2019 93.98 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2019 88.31 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2018 87.58 three stars
2015-12 08/01/2017 86.65 three stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 83.92 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 59-1595459
Name in IRS Master File ALFALIT INTERNATIONAL INC
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 (149) Other instruction and training
(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 November, 1975
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Alfalit International (FL) 93.98 four stars
The Hunger Project (NY) 91.19 four stars
Mercy-USA for Aid and Development (MI) 94.69 four stars
Worldwide Foundation for Credit Unions (WI) 86.84 three stars
Healing Waters International (CO) 86.53 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Alfalit International
3026 Northwest 79 Avenue
Doral, FL 33122
tel: (305) 597-9077
fax: (305) 597-9078
EIN: 59-1595459

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Board Leadership

Joseph Milton
President, Chairman

CEO

Catherine Penrod
Executive Director

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