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International : Development and Relief Services

Esperanza International Foundation

Leading the way to future with hope

three stars

81.86

PO Box 140807 Dallas, TX 75214
tel: (425) 516-3721   Web Site
EIN: 91-1585511

Board Leadership
Toby Kilgore
Board Chair

CEO
Alexandra Nunez
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.86 three stars
  Financial 74.35 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Esperanza International is to free children and their families from poverty through initiatives that generate income, education and health, restoring self-worth and dignity to those who have lost hope. Esperanza's programs are set up through our Integral Development Model (IDM), which consists of four strategic programs for human development and transformation: 1) Microfinance Services 2) Education and Vocational Training 3) Health Care 4) Community Development. Esperanza focuses on long-lasting solutions that enable families to help themselves.

The mission of Esperanza International is to free children and their families from poverty through initiatives that generate income, education and health, restoring self-worth and dignity to those who have lost hope. Esperanza's programs are set up through our Integral Development Model (IDM), which consists of four strategic programs for human development and transformation: 1) Microfinance Services 2) Education and Vocational Training 3) Health Care 4) Community Development. Esperanza focuses on long-lasting solutions that enable families to help themselves.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2019
Number of loans issued to clients
11,717
This impact information is current as of August 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

two stars

74.35

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
59.9%
  Administrative Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 30.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.30
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.79
  Program Expenses Growth 9.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Esperanza International Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Esperanza International Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Esperanza International Foundation (TX) 81.86 three stars
Health In Harmony (OR) 91.28 four stars
The Negev Foundation (OH) 87.29 three stars
World Neighbors (OK) 92.88 four stars
Landesa (WA) 95.17 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,064,534
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $190,270
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,254,804
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,254,804
   Other Revenue $-48,671
TOTAL REVENUE $2,206,133
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,097,941
   Administrative Expenses $102,208
   Fundraising Expenses $1,006,334
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,206,483
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-350
   
Net Assets $1,226,546

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
Microcredit Program $1,097,941 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 81.86 three stars
2017-12 05/01/2019 82.43 three stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 84.29 three stars
2015-12 08/01/2017 85.41 three stars
2014-12 02/01/2017 86.81 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 85.91 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 78.37 two stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 74.88 two stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 80.50 three stars
2011-12 11/06/2012 82.81 three 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 91-1585511
Name in IRS Master File ESPERANZA INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION
NTEE Code E39
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (155) Rural medical facility
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 February, 1995
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$122,855 5.56% Alexandra Nunez Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Esperanza International Foundation (TX) 81.86 three stars
Trickle Up (NY) 94.13 four stars
Mentors International (UT) 91.16 four stars
Healing Waters International (CO) 90.60 four stars
ACCION International (MA) 87.68 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Esperanza International Foundation
PO Box 140807
Dallas, TX 75214
tel: (425) 516-3721
fax: (425) 451-4360
EIN: 91-1585511

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Board Leadership

Toby Kilgore
Board Chair

CEO

Alexandra Nunez
CEO

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