International : Development and Relief Services

Faith In Practice

Life changing medical mission

four stars

94.69

7500 Beechnut Street Suite 208
Houston, TX 77074
tel: (713) 484-5555   Web Site
EIN: 76-0415986

Board Leadership
Norman Lewis
Chair

CEO
Rev. Linda L. McCarty
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.69 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Incorporated in 1994, the mission of Faith In Practice is to improve the physical, spiritual, and economic conditions of the poor in Guatemala through short-term surgical, medical and dental mission trips and health-related educational programs. Our mission is based on an ecumenical understanding that as people of God we are called to demonstrate the love and compassion that is an outward sign of God's presence among us. Faith In Practice's life-changing medical mission is to minister to the poor, while providing a spiritually enriching experience for our volunteers.

Incorporated in 1994, the mission of Faith In Practice is to improve the physical, spiritual, and economic conditions of the poor in Guatemala through short-term surgical, medical and dental mission trips and health-related educational programs. Our mission is based on an ecumenical understanding that as people of God we are called to demonstrate the love and compassion that is an outward sign of God's presence among us. Faith In Practice's life-changing medical mission is to minister to the poor, while providing a spiritually enriching experience for our volunteers.

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Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
89.1%
  Administrative Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.38
  Program Expenses Growth 16.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Faith In Practice on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Faith In Practice on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,564,056
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $644,062
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $8,208,118
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $8,208,118
   Other Revenue $-68,415
TOTAL REVENUE $8,139,703
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,919,113
   Administrative Expenses $526,228
   Fundraising Expenses $382,493
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,827,834
   
Payments to Affiliates $528,297
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-688,131
   
Net Assets $2,860,132

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$137,045 1.55% Rev. Linda L. McCarty President & CEO

Mission

Incorporated in 1994, the mission of Faith In Practice is to improve the physical, spiritual, and economic conditions of the poor in Guatemala through short-term surgical, medical and dental mission trips and health-related educational programs. Our mission is based on an ecumenical understanding that as people of God we are called to demonstrate the love and compassion that is an outward sign of God's presence among us. Faith In Practice's life-changing medical mission is to minister to the poor, while providing a spiritually enriching experience for our volunteers.

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Charity Contact Info

Faith In Practice
7500 Beechnut Street
Suite 208
Houston, TX 77074
tel: (713) 484-5555
fax: (713) 484-5556
EIN: 76-0415986

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Board Leadership

Norman Lewis
Chair

CEO

Rev. Linda L. McCarty
President, CEO