THRIVE-GULU INC

Address
PO BOX 412
MARLBOROUGH, MA 01752
Contact
Website: http://www.thrivegulu.org
Phone: +1 (216) 303-2702
Nonprofit
NTEE: P20 - Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
EIN: 27-1891336

Mission

THRIVE-GULU, INC. ASSISTS COMMUNITIES IN POST CONFLICT NORTHERN UGANDA TO HEAL FROM THE TRAUMATIC EFFECTS OF WAR, SEXUAL EXPLOITATION, EXTREME POVERTY AND THE RESULTING LOSS OF OPPORTUNITIES.
 20172016201520142013
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2010
Subsection code03
PF filing required0    
Metropolitan statistical area1123
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$69,093.00$59,945.00   
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$61,917.00$50,000.00$40,421.00 $0.00
Number of employees211 1
Number of people compensated >$100k000 0
Number of volunteers01010 32
Number of highly compensated contractors000 0
Personnel
Bello, Mike
TitleCHAIRMANCHAIRMANCHAIRMAN DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personMIKE BELLOMIKE BELLOMIKE BELLO MIKE BELLO
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue True
Current officerTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.00 4.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Buys, Saundra
TitleSECRETARYDIRECTORDIRECTOR DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personSAUNDRA S BUYSSAUNDRA S BUYSSAUNDRA S BUYS SAUNDRA S BUYS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue True
Current officerTrue    
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.00 4.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Conley, Elizabeth
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personELIZABETH CONLEY    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org4.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Dushku, Eliza
TitleFORMER DIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personELIZA DUSHKUELIZA DUSHKUELIZA P DUSHKU ELIZA P DUSHKU
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue True
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.00 4.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Dushku, Judy
TitlePRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENT PRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated personJUDY DUSHKUJUDY DUSHKUJUDY DUSHKU JUDY DUSHKU
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue True
Current officerTrueTrueTrue True
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.00 4.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Everette, Malia
TitleDIRECTORSECRETARYSECRETARY DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personMALIA EVERETTEMALIA EVERETTEMALIA EVERETTE MALIA EVERETTE
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue True
Current officer TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.00 4.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
May, Cheryll
Title DIRECTORDIRECTOR CHAIRMAN
Name of key/compensated person CHERYLL MAYCHERYLL MAY CHERYLL MAY
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue True
Current officer    True
Average hours per week working for org 4.004.00 4.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00 $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00 $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00 $0.00
McBride, Laura
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated personLAURA MCBRIDELAURA MCBRIDELAURA MCBRIDE  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Mirzoyants, Anastasia
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personANASTASIA MIRZOYANTS    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org4.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Purnell, Richard
TitleEXECUTIVE DIRECTOREXECUTIVE DIRECTOREXECUTIVE DIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated personRICHARD PURNELLRICHARD PURNELLRICHARD PURNELL  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Current officerTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org60.0060.0060.00  
Reportable compensation from org$61,917.00$50,000.00$40,421.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$3,490.00$3,128.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Sorenson, Kathleen
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated personKATHLEEN SORENSONKATHLEEN SORENSONKATHLEEN SORENSON  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Taylor, Linda
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated personLINDA TAYLORLINDA TAYLORLINDA TAYLOR  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Williams, Eden
TitleTREASURERTREASURERTREASURER TREASURER
Name of key/compensated personEDEN EDWARD WILLIAMSEDEN EDWARD WILLIAMSEDEN EDWARD WILLIAMS EDEN EDWARD WILLIAMS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue True
Current officerTrueTrueTrue True
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.00 4.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTHRIVE-GULU, INC. ASSISTS COMMUNITIES IN POST CONFLICT NORTHERN UGANDA TO HEAL FROM THE TRAUMATIC EFFECTS OF WAR, SEXUAL EXPLOITATION, EXTREME POVERTY, AND THE RESULTING LOSS OF OPPORTUNITIES.THRIVE-GULU, INC. ASSISTS COMMUNITIES IN POST CONFLICT NORTHERN UGANDA TO HEAL FROM THE TRAUMATIC EFFECTS OF WAR, SEXUAL EXPLOITATION, EXTREME POVERTY, AND THE RESULTING LOSS OF OPPORTUNITIES.THRIVE-GULU, INC. ASSISTS COMMUNITIES IN POST CONFLICT NORTHERN UGANDA TO HEAL FROM THE TRAUMATIC EFFECTS OF WAR, SEXUAL EXPLOITATION, EXTREME POVERTY AND THE RESULTING LOSS OF OPPORTUNITIES. THRIVE-GULU, INC. OPERATES THE THRIVE GULU TRAUMA HEALING AND REFLECTION CENTER IN GULU, NORTHERN UGANDA WHERE THE ORGANIZATION IMPLEMENTS AND MAINTAINS PROGRAMS THAT CREATE PLACES OF SAFETY AND SHELTER, FACILITATE ADULT EDUCATION AND LIFE SKILLS, ENCOURAGE ENTREPRENEURIAL SKILLS, AND PROVIDE HEALING OPPORTUNITIES THROUGH ARTISTIC EXPRESSION.
Program service expenses, total$245,793.00$205,478.00$158,581.00 $119,491.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
THRIVE-GULU ADVOCACY TRIPS OFFER UNIQUE OPPORTUNITIES TO GAIN A FIRST HAND EXPERIENCE OF UGANDAN CULTURE AND LIFE. THEY PROVIDE PARTICIPANTS AN EDUCATIONAL VOLUNTEERING EXPERIENCE.
Program expenses    $20,729.00
Program revenue    $28,320.00
Program description    THRIVE-GULU ADVOCACY TRIPS OFFER UNIQUE OPPORTUNITIES TO GAIN A FIRST HAND EXPERIENCE OF UGANDAN CULTURE AND LIFE. THEY PROVIDE PARTICIPANTS AN EDUCATIONAL VOLUNTEERING EXPERIENCE.
THRIVE-GULU, INC. OPERATES A HOLISTIC APPROACH TO SUPPORT UGANDA'S HEALING OF THE TRAUMATIC EVENTS OF WAR. OUR APPROACH TACKLES THE PSYCHOLOGICAL, ECONOMIC, AND EDUCATIONAL IMPACT LEFT BY KONY AND THE INTERNAL CONFLICT.
Program expenses$245,793.00$205,478.00$158,581.00 $98,762.00
Program revenue$0.00$20,678.00$16,115.00 $11,947.00
Program descriptionTHRIVE-GULU, INC. OPERATES A HOLISTIC APPROACH TO SUPPORT UGANDA'S HEALING OF THE TRAUMATIC EVENTS OF WAR. OUR APPROACH TACKLES THE PSYCHOLOGICAL, ECONOMIC, AND EDUCATIONAL IMPACT LEFT BY KONY AND THE INTERNAL CONFLICT.THRIVE-GULU, INC. OPERATES A HOLISTIC APPROACH TO SUPPORT UGANDA'S HEALING OF THE TRAUMATIC EVENTS OF WAR. OUR APPROACH TACKLES THE PSYCHOLOGICAL, ECONOMIC, AND EDUCATIONAL IMPACT LEFT BY KONY AND THE INTERNAL CONFLICT.THRIVE OPERATES A HOLISTIC APPROACH TO SUPPORT UGANDA'S HEALING OF THE TRAUMATIC EVENTS OF WAR. OUR APPROACH TACKLES THE PSYCHOLOGICAL, ECONOMIC, AND EDUCATIONAL IMPACT LEFT BY KONY AND THE INTERNAL CONFLICT. THRIVE OPERATES A HOLISTIC APPROACH TO SUPPORT UGANDA'S HEALING OF THE TRAUMATIC EVENTS OF WAR. OUR APPROACH TACKLES THE PSYCHOLOGICAL, ECONOMIC, AND EDUCATIONAL IMPACT LEFT BY KONY AND THE INTERNAL CONFLICT.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$311,497.00$285,794.00$172,989.00 $215,239.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$312,640.00$247,129.00$156,874.00$112,787.00$214,521.00
Investment income, current yr$5.00$60.00$347.00 $358.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$312,640.00$247,129.00$156,874.00 $214,521.00
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Other revenue, current yr-$1,148.00$17,927.00$0.00 $0.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Program service revenue (total) $20,678.00$15,768.00$215.00$360.00
Gross receipts$311,497.00$285,794.00$172,989.00 $215,239.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from gov't grants$68,115.00$26,849.00   
Revenue from all other contributions$244,525.00$220,280.00$156,874.00 $214,521.00
Other types of revenue
Miscellaneous revenue (total)-$1,148.00$17,927.00   
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$5.00$60.00$347.00 $358.00
Net rental income  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$329,876.00$256,131.00$197,679.00 $153,888.00
Total functional expenses: program service $245,793.00$205,478.00$158,581.00 $119,491.00
Total functional expenses: management and general$42,167.00$32,365.00$20,558.00 $31,053.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising$41,916.00$18,288.00$18,540.00 $3,344.00
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00 $0.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$221,945.00$243,323.00$211,949.00$238,187.00$204,064.00
Total assets, beginning of year$243,323.00$211,949.00$238,187.00 $139,349.00
Total liabilities$1,043.00$4,042.00$2,331.00$3,879.00$3,364.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$4,042.00$2,331.00$3,879.00 $0.00
Pledges & accounts receivable, net$100,000.00    
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$208,902.00$215,363.00$209,618.00 $142,641.00
Temporarily restricted net assets$12,000.00$23,918.00  $58,059.00
Net assets$220,902.00$239,281.00$209,618.00 $200,700.00
Net assets, beginning of year$239,281.00$209,618.00$234,308.00 $139,349.00
Other assets$366.00    
Cash: non-interest bearing$44,692.00$163,639.00$126,227.00 $115,291.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$163,639.00$126,227.00$152,140.00 $53,456.00
Grants payable  $2,331.00  
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$18,379.00$29,663.00-$24,690.00 $61,351.00
Advertising (total)    $123.00
Accounts receivable, net  $190.00  
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$1,043.00$4,042.00  $3,364.00
Total net assets or fund balances$220,902.00$239,281.00$209,618.00 $200,700.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$4,724.00$5,848.00$6,945.00 $5,893.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members11118 7
Number of independent voting members10107 7
Relationships among key personnelTrueTrue   
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrue True
Tax year start date2016-07-012015-07-012014-07-01 2013-01-01
Tax year end date2017-06-012016-06-012015-06-012014-06-012013-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990 990
Reason for form submission
Address change    True
Date e-filing submitted2018-04-212017-09-072016-07-29 2014-12-29
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v3.02014v6.0 2013v3.0
Filing identifier201800939349300005201701319349300020201601309349301960 201443219349300724
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