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International : Development and Relief Services (Fundraising)

ADRA International

Creating just and positive change through empowering partnerships and responsible action.

87.97

12501 Old Columbia Pike Silver Spring, MD 20904
tel: (800) 424-2372   Web Site
EIN: 52-1314847

Board Leadership
Geoffrey Mbwana
Board Chair

CEO
Jonathan Duffy
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.97
  Financial 85.00
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

85.00

Accountability & Transparency

92.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
88.1%
  Administrative Expenses 9.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.77
  Program Expenses Growth -8.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by ADRA International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by ADRA International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
ADRA International (MD) 87.97
ORBIS International (NY) 94.47
Aga Khan Foundation, USA (DC) 90.53
Lutheran World Relief (MD) 92.52
The Zakat Foundation of America (IL) 96.66

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ADRA (Adventist Development and Relief Agency) was initiated by the Seventh-day Adventist church in 1956. The basis for its existence is to follow Christ's example by being a voice for, serving, and partnering with those in need. ADRA works with people in poverty and distress to create positive change and justness through empowering partnerships and responsible action. ADRA seeks to identify and address social injustice and deprivation in developing countries. The agency's work seeks to improve the quality of life of those in need. ADRA invests in the potential of these individuals through community development initiatives targeting Food Security, Economic Development, Primary Health and Basic Education. ADRA's emergency management initiatives provide aid to disaster survivors.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $23,068,622
   Federated Campaigns $178,341
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $3,338,715
   Government Grants $25,059,124
Total Contributions $51,644,802
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $51,644,802
   Other Revenue $750,313
TOTAL REVENUE $52,395,115
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $44,347,380
   Administrative Expenses $7,254,615
   Fundraising Expenses $1,585,231
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $53,187,226
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-792,111
   
Net Assets $46,896,671

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
Government Grants $18,128,922 40.9%
Donated Materials $10,778,664 24.3%
Development and Relief Projects $8,261,773 18.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.97
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 10/01/2015 80.91
2013-12 06/01/2015 79.25
2012-12 12/20/2013 91.90
2011-12 02/01/2013 82.41
2010-12 03/01/2012 79.35
2009-12 09/20/2011 79.57
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 73.73
2008-12 02/01/2010 74.29
2007-12 12/01/2008 94.57
2006-12 02/01/2008 93.62
2005-12 02/01/2007 94.70
2004-12 02/01/2006 94.68
2003-12 12/01/2004 83.29

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

EIN 52-1314847
Name in IRS Master File ADVENTIST DEVELOPMENT AND RELIEF AGENCY 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
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 March, 2000
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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
$105,167 0.19% Jonathan Duffy President
Other Salaries of Note
$143,470 0.26% Phidee Tagalog Field Acct, Software Specialist
$134,317 0.25% Olivier M. Guth Director for Program Finance Management
$126,347 0.23% Jason Brooks Senior Technical Advisor
$122,517 0.23% Richard O'Ffill Director for Information Technology

ADRA (Adventist Development and Relief Agency) was initiated by the Seventh-day Adventist church in 1956. The basis for its existence is to follow Christ's example by being a voice for, serving, and partnering with those in need. ADRA works with people in poverty and distress to create positive change and justness through empowering partnerships and responsible action. ADRA seeks to identify and address social injustice and deprivation in developing countries. The agency's work seeks to improve the quality of life of those in need. ADRA invests in the potential of these individuals through community development initiatives targeting Food Security, Economic Development, Primary Health and Basic Education. ADRA's emergency management initiatives provide aid to disaster survivors.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
ADRA International (MD) 87.97
World Education (MA) 86.55
United Methodist Committee on Relief (GA) 92.14
Mercy Corps (OR) 88.48
ORBIS International (NY) 94.47

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Charity Contact Info

ADRA International
12501 Old Columbia Pike
Silver Spring, MD 20904
tel: (800) 424-2372
fax: (301) 680-6370
EIN: 52-1314847

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Board Leadership

Geoffrey Mbwana
Board Chair

CEO

Jonathan Duffy
President

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