year in review
In 2016, donations increased 40% over previous year and overall income by 20%. Program expenses were 85% and administrative expenses 15%. No dollars were spent fundraising. Every dollar donated went to program services. We ended 2016 under budget, improved net income and increased cash reserves.
IRS Determination Letter
EIN NumberTax ID 27-2047079
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Throughout the year, the disaster desk was active for 3,878 hours. Volunteers responded to 105 events in 45 countries and total volunteer hours of service topped 11,000 hours. Central Italy was rattled by three strong earthquakes in just three months.
Tremendous downpours inundated Louisiana in August, when some regions received more than 20 inches (50.8 cm) of rain over a 72-hour span. Hurricane Matthew was a powerhouse of a storm that circulated through the Atlantic Ocean in October. And our response efforts supported communications for an orphanage near Jeremie, Haiti.
"I have a very small budget but wanted to help in a real way. I make a small donation monthly to this organization and I see what they do on a very small budget. Its amazing. I'm very happy with their work and their transparency." - anonymous donor - Read Review On Great Nonprofits