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International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies

Amigos for Christ

Transforming Life in Nicaragua

100.00

75 Maddox Road Suite 107
Buford, GA 30518
tel: (770) 614-9250   Web Site
EIN: 58-2484257

Board Leadership
Craig Merrigan
President

CEO
John Bland
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 100.00
  Financial 100.00
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 03/01/2022 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1999, Amigos for Christ is an international non-profit organization. Our mission is to serve, so that Christ becomes more visible by providing opportunities for missionaries and impoverished families to grow through life-changing experiences. We strive to develop rural communities based on a model that brings clean water and sanitation, health care, education, and economic opportunities to families. Each year, we host over 2000 missionaries in Chinandega, Nicaragua. Working side by side with the communities, we bridge language and cultural barriers and offer hope and opportunity.

Founded in 1999, Amigos for Christ is an international non-profit organization. Our mission is to serve, so that Christ becomes more visible by providing opportunities for missionaries and impoverished families to grow through life-changing experiences. We strive to develop rural communities based on a model that brings clean water and sanitation, health care, education, and economic opportunities to families. Each year, we host over 2000 missionaries in Chinandega, Nicaragua. Working side by side with the communities, we bridge language and cultural barriers and offer hope and opportunity.

Financial

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2022 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
94.5%
  Administrative Expenses 2.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.80
  Program Expenses Growth 8.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Amigos for Christ on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Amigos for Christ on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Amigos for Christ (GA) 100.00
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MATTER (MN) 100.00
LeSea Global Feed the Hungry (IN) 92.38
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,968,230
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $95,661
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,063,891
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $7,063,891
   Other Revenue $21,204
TOTAL REVENUE $7,085,095
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,597,678
   Administrative Expenses $149,716
   Fundraising Expenses $119,576
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,866,970
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $218,125
   
Net Assets $4,310,866

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
Program Support and Leadership $1,141,109 17.3%
Education and Nutrition $1,043,391 15.8%
Economic Development $978,878 14.8%
Water and Sanitation $619,451 9.4%

Ratings History
Amigos for Christ has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-12 03/01/2022 100.00
2019-12 02/01/2021 92.92
2018-12 10/01/2019 100.00
2017-12 12/01/2018 100.00
2016-12 02/01/2018 95.04
2015-12 04/01/2017 100.00
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.92
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 81.70
2013-12 12/01/2015 93.84
2013-12 07/01/2015 92.13
2012-12 12/01/2013 91.57
2012-12 11/01/2013 88.99
2011-12 11/06/2012 89.49
2010-12 08/01/2012 76.06
2010-12 12/01/2011 75.00
2009-05 11/01/2011 85.42
2009-05 10/01/2011 80.09
2009-05 09/20/2011 77.36
 
CN 1.0
2009-05 07/01/2010 92.02
2008-05 08/01/2009 86.18

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 58-2484257
Name in IRS Master File AMIGOS FOR CHRIST
NTEE Code Q33
NTEE Classification International Relief
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
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 December, 1999
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$60,000 0.87% John Bland CEO, Executive Director

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Amigos for Christ (GA) 100.00
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CitiHope Relief & Development (NY) 94.34
LeSea Global Feed the Hungry (IN) 92.38
Youth With A Mission, Gleanings For The Hungry (CA) 92.41

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Charity Contact Info

Amigos for Christ
75 Maddox Road
Suite 107
Buford, GA 30518
tel: (770) 614-9250
EIN: 58-2484257

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Board Leadership

Craig Merrigan
President

CEO

John Bland
Executive Director

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