International : Development and Relief Services

African Leadership

Investing in Africa's servant leaders

three stars

82.21

1749 Mallory Lane Suite 102
Brentwood, TN 37027
tel: (615) 469-7926   Web Site
EIN: 31-1736706

Board Leadership
Pete Rathbun
Chairman

CEO
Emily Blackledge
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.21 three stars
  Financial 74.85 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

African Leadership works where trauma and poverty intersect. We build resilience in trauma survivors, local resourcefulness to start a journey out of poverty, and Biblical foundations for a culture built on respect for others.

African Leadership works where trauma and poverty intersect. We build resilience in trauma survivors, local resourcefulness to start a journey out of poverty, and Biblical foundations for a culture built on respect for others.

Impact Information

GuideStar is Charity Navigator's trusted partner in sharing information on how this organization seeks impact.  GuideStar has recognized this organization with a Gold Seal of Transparency for voluntarily and publicly describing their goals, strategies, and accomplishments.  Learn More about Impact Information.
Charting Impact

What is your organization aiming to accomplish?

What are your strategies for making this happen?

What are your organization's capabilities for doing this?

How will your organization know if you are making progress?

What have and haven't you accomplished so far?

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

74.85

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
67.0%
  Administrative Expenses 23.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.35
  Program Expenses Growth -6.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by African Leadership on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by African Leadership on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,343,425
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $82,272
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,425,697
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,425,697
   Other Revenue $23,702
TOTAL REVENUE $1,449,399
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $927,538
   Administrative Expenses $359,010
   Fundraising Expenses $47,455
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,334,003
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $115,396
   
Net Assets $496,516

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$88,911 6.66% Emily Blackledge President

Mission

African Leadership works where trauma and poverty intersect. We build resilience in trauma survivors, local resourcefulness to start a journey out of poverty, and Biblical foundations for a culture built on respect for others.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
African Leadership (TN) 82.21 three stars
Amref Health Africa (NY) 86.19 three stars
WaterAid America (NY) 86.35 three stars
INMED Partnerships for Children (VA) 94.69 four stars
Life In Abundance International (KY) 88.00 three stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

Charity Contact Info

African Leadership
1749 Mallory Lane
Suite 102
Brentwood, TN 37027
tel: (615) 469-7926
EIN: 31-1736706

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 681846
Franklin, TN 37068

Visit Web Site

Board Leadership

Pete Rathbun
Chairman

CEO

Emily Blackledge
President