International : Development and Relief Services (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

ADRA International

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

three stars

88.57

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 88.57 three stars
  Financial 85.96 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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.

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Financial

three stars

85.96

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 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)
79.4%
  Administrative Expenses 18.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.04
  Program Expenses Growth 1.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.5%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $25,549,640
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $5,373,284
   Government Grants $22,967,790
Total Contributions $53,890,714
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $53,890,714
   Other Revenue $692,424
TOTAL REVENUE $54,583,138
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $46,463,130
   Administrative Expenses $10,185,796
   Fundraising Expenses $1,437,661
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $58,086,587
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,503,449
   
Net Assets $54,803,809

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$179,915 0.30% Jonathan Duffy President
Other Salaries of Note
$189,299 0.32% Korey Dowling VP For People & Culture
$67,597 0.11% Goodwell Nthani Board Member

Mission

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.

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Doctors Without Borders, USA (NY) 94.74 four stars

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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