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Shared Hope International

Leading a worldwide effort to eradicate sexual slavery . . .one life at a time

four stars

95.25

P.O. Box 65337 Vancouver, WA 98665
tel: (866) 437-5433   Web Site
EIN: 91-1938635

Board Leadership
Curtis Lind
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Linda Smith
President, Founder

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.25 four stars
  Financial 93.29 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

93.29

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
79.9%
  Administrative Expenses 11.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.53
  Program Expenses Growth 9.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Shared Hope International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Shared Hope International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Shared Hope International (WA) 95.25 four stars
Polaris (DC) 93.91 four stars
Human Rights First (NY) 93.80 four stars
Equality Now (NY) 92.38 four stars
International Justice Mission (DC) 88.21 three stars

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Founded in 1998, Shared Hope International (SHI) exists to rescue and restoration of women and children in crisis. We are leaders in a worldwide effort to prevent and eradicate sex trafficking and slavery through education and public awareness. For almost a decade, Shared Hope International has served the world's most destitute. We work diligently across the world, partnering with local groups to help women and children enslaved in the sex trade by providing them with shelter, healthcare, education and vocational training opportunities. Our three-pronged strategy- prevent, rescue and restore- is producing hope. We will not give up. We will continue going into the darkness, rescuing and restoring young women and precious children- one life at a time.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,559,325
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,559,325
   Program Service Revenue $247,727
Total Primary Revenue $2,807,052
   Other Revenue $-758
TOTAL REVENUE $2,806,294
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,441,602
   Administrative Expenses $345,196
   Fundraising Expenses $252,957
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,039,755
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-233,461
   
Net Assets $1,426,698

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
Domestic Public Education $1,552,898 63.6%
International Partners $411,546 16.9%
Domestic Partners $395,583 16.2%

Ratings History
Shared Hope International has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 11/01/2016 95.25 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 94.69 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 08/01/2015 95.73 four stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 96.78 four stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 84.33 three stars
2012-06 05/01/2013 83.58 three stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 85.92 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 82.14 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 06/01/2011 72.72 two stars
2009-06 03/01/2010 85.83 three stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 76.83 two stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 77.58 two stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 91.01 four stars
2005-06 07/01/2006 87.63 three stars
2004-06 07/01/2005 87.98 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 91-1938635
Name in IRS Master File SHARED HOPE INTERNATIONAL
NTEE Code P12
NTEE Classification Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
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 August, 1999
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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
$100,680 3.31% Linda A. Smith President, Executive Director

Founded in 1998, Shared Hope International (SHI) exists to rescue and restoration of women and children in crisis. We are leaders in a worldwide effort to prevent and eradicate sex trafficking and slavery through education and public awareness. For almost a decade, Shared Hope International has served the world's most destitute. We work diligently across the world, partnering with local groups to help women and children enslaved in the sex trade by providing them with shelter, healthcare, education and vocational training opportunities. Our three-pronged strategy- prevent, rescue and restore- is producing hope. We will not give up. We will continue going into the darkness, rescuing and restoring young women and precious children- one life at a time.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Shared Hope International (WA) 95.25 four stars
EarthRights International (DC) 96.53 four stars
Global Fund for Women (CA) 86.85 three stars
Jewish World Watch (CA) 88.84 three stars
Human Rights First (NY) 93.80 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Shared Hope International
P.O. Box 65337
Vancouver, WA 98665
tel: (866) 437-5433
EIN: 91-1938635

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Board Leadership

Curtis Lind
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Linda Smith
President, Founder

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