International : Development and Relief Services

Lifewater International

Providing water, health, and hope since 1977

four stars

91.91

75 Zaca Lane Suite 100
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
tel: (888) 543-3426   Web Site
EIN: 95-3987142

Board Leadership
Karen Tobin
Chair

CEO
Dave LeVan
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.91 four stars
  Financial 88.57 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Lifewater International is a non-profit, Christian water development organization dedicated to effectively serving vulnerable children and families by partnering with underserved communities to overcome water poverty.

Lifewater International is a non-profit, Christian water development organization dedicated to effectively serving vulnerable children and families by partnering with underserved communities to overcome water poverty.

Financial

three stars

88.57

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
80.0%
  Administrative Expenses 8.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.45
  Program Expenses Growth 28.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lifewater International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lifewater International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,893,784
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $808,646
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,702,430
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $6,702,430
   Other Revenue $-28,464
TOTAL REVENUE $6,673,966
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,289,983
   Administrative Expenses $417,436
   Fundraising Expenses $649,033
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,356,452
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $317,514
   
Net Assets $2,441,931

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$161,737 2.54% Justin Narducci President, CEO

Mission

Lifewater International is a non-profit, Christian water development organization dedicated to effectively serving vulnerable children and families by partnering with underserved communities to overcome water poverty.

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Charity Contact Info

Lifewater International
75 Zaca Lane
Suite 100
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
tel: (888) 543-3426
fax: (805) 541-6649
EIN: 95-3987142

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 3131
San Luis Obispo, CA 93403

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Board Leadership

Karen Tobin
Chair

CEO

Dave LeVan
President, CEO