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Engineering Ministries International

Designing a World of Hope

four stars

91.82

130 East Kiowa Suite 200
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
tel: (719) 633-2078   Web Site
EIN: 74-2213629

Board Leadership
Steve Brooks
Chairman

CEO
John Dallman
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.82 four stars
  Financial 88.44 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Engineering Ministries International (EMI) is a Christian development organization made up of architects, engineers and design professionals who donate their skills to help children and families around the world step out of poverty and into a world of hope. Engineering Ministries International designs facilities (including buildings, roads, clean water projects and more) that directly impact communities by meeting physical needs and communicating God's love in a practical way. We partner with Christian workers, pastors, and other non-profits who have a vision to help the poor and preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Since 1982, we've worked on almost 800 relief and development projects in 80 countries. Last year, we worked on 74 projects, closed out many others and donated over 56,392 hours in services to our client partners.

Engineering Ministries International (EMI) is a Christian development organization made up of architects, engineers and design professionals who donate their skills to help children and families around the world step out of poverty and into a world of hope. Engineering Ministries International designs facilities (including buildings, roads, clean water projects and more) that directly impact communities by meeting physical needs and communicating God's love in a practical way. We partner with Christian workers, pastors, and other non-profits who have a vision to help the poor and preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Since 1982, we've worked on almost 800 relief and development projects in 80 countries. Last year, we worked on 74 projects, closed out many others and donated over 56,392 hours in services to our client partners.

Financial

three stars

88.44

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 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)
76.8%
  Administrative Expenses 17.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.56
  Program Expenses Growth 8.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Engineering Ministries International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Engineering Ministries International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Engineering Ministries International (CO) 91.82 four stars
Synergos (NY) 89.28 three stars
Eden Reforestation Projects (CA) 86.12 three stars
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World Neighbors (OK) 92.88 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,423,340
   Federated Campaigns $2,693
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $96,556
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,522,589
   Program Service Revenue $623,001
Total Primary Revenue $7,145,590
   Other Revenue $-7,814
TOTAL REVENUE $7,137,776
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,396,862
   Administrative Expenses $1,438,179
   Fundraising Expenses $444,540
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,279,581
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-141,805
   
Net Assets $3,722,938

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
Design Projects $5,396,862 100.0%

Ratings History
Engineering Ministries International has received 15 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 12/23/2020 91.82 four stars
2018-12 03/01/2020 91.50 four stars
2017-12 12/21/2018 94.27 four stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 95.69 four stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 91.15 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 95.03 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 90.07 four stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 95.26 four stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 97.33 four stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 97.22 four stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 95.56 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 95.19 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 93.20 four stars
2008-12 03/01/2010 95.92 four stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 93.21 four stars
2006-12 11/01/2007 93.28 four stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 90.60 four stars
2004-12 11/01/2005 89.66 three stars
2003-12 02/01/2005 90.20 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 74-2213629
Name in IRS Master File ENGINEERING MINISTRIES INTERNATIONAL USA
NTEE Code Q19
NTEE Classification Nonmonetary Support N.E.C.
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (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 October, 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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$86,245 1.18% John Dallmann CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$113,581 1.56% Andrew Jensen Project Leader
$68,939 0.94% Henry Watts Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Engineering Ministries International (CO) 91.82 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Engineering Ministries International
130 East Kiowa
Suite 200
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
tel: (719) 633-2078
fax: (719) 633-2970
EIN: 74-2213629

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Board Leadership

Steve Brooks
Chairman

CEO

John Dallman
President, CEO

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