GIVE HOPE FIGHT POVERTY INC

Address
2436 N ALABAMA STREET
INDIANAPOLIS, IN 46205
Contact
Website: http://www.ifightpoverty.org
Phone: +1 (702) 238-3288
Nonprofit
NTEE: X20 - Christian
EIN: 45-2359200

Mission

TO FOSTER PHILANTHROPY DOMESTICALLY BY DESIGNING SERVICE-LEARNING PROGRAMS THAT ENGAGE UNITED STATES STUDENTS AND PROFESSIONALS WITH RURAL COMMUNITIES IN SWAZILAND, AFRICA
 20162015201420132012
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2011
Subsection code03
PF filing required0    
Metropolitan statistical area3480
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel $45,000.00$37,500.00  
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$45,000.00$45,000.00$37,500.00  
Number of employees222  
Number of volunteers115115115  
Personnel
Dlamini, Fikeveni
TitleBOARD PRESID    
Name of key/compensated personFIKEVENI DLAMINI    
Position of compensated person
Current officerTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
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    
Elble, Ann
Title  OFFICER  
Name of key/compensated person  ANN ELBLE  
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org  030.00  
Reportable compensation from org  $30,000.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00  
Herlevic, Jennifer
TitleBOARD TREASU    
Name of key/compensated personJENNIFER NICOLE HERLEVIC    
Position of compensated person
Current officerTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
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    
Laturner, Hyrum
TitleBOARD MEMBER    
Name of key/compensated personHYRUM LATURNER    
Position of compensated person
Current officerTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
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    
Mariutto, Kaitlin
Title TREASURERTREASURER  
Name of key/compensated person KAITLIN MARIUTTOKAITLIN MARIUTTO  
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org 010.00010.00  
Reportable compensation from org $9,000.00$7,500.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Mph, Annie
TitleBOARD SECRET    
Name of key/compensated personANNIE TODT PHD MPH    
Position of compensated person
Current officerTrue    
Average hours per week working for org20.00    
Reportable compensation from org$36,000.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Mushi-Brunt, Christina
TitleVICE PRESIDE    
Name of key/compensated personCHRISTINA MUSHI-BRUNT    
Position of compensated person
Current officerTrue    
Average hours per week working for org5.00    
Reportable compensation from org$9,000.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Todt, Annie
Title OFFICER   
Name of key/compensated person ANNIE TODT   
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org 030.00   
Reportable compensation from org $36,000.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00   
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTO FOSTER PHILANTHROPY DOMESTICALLY BY DESIGNING SERVICE-LEARNING PROGRAMS THAT ENGAGE UNITED STATES STUDENTS AND PROFESSIONALS WITH RURAL COMMUNITIES IN SWAZILAND, AFRICATO FOSTER PHILANTHROPY DOMESTICALLY BY DESIGNING SERVICE-LEARNING PROGRAMS THAT ENGAGE UNITED STATES STUDENTS AND PROFESSIONALS WITH RURAL COMMUNITIES IN SWAZILAND, AFRICATO FOSTER PHILANTHROPY DOMESTICALLY BY DESIGNING SERVICE-LEARNING PROGRAMS THAT ENGAGE US STUDENTS AND PROFESSIONALS WITH RURAL COMMUNITIES IN SWAZILAND, AFRICA  
Program service expenses, total$58,875.00$95,298.00$112,878.00  
Programs, including revenue & expenses
MALINDZA SCHOOL PROJECT IN RURAL MALINDZA VILLAGE THE NEAREST PRIMARY SCHOOL IS 20 KILOMETERS AWAY MAKING EDUCATION UNATTAINABLE FOR THE ORPHANS OF THE AREA AND THEREBY THREATENING TO PERPETUATE THE CYCLE OF MALNUTRITION, POVERTY, AND ILLITERACY FOR YET ANOTHER GENERATION. THE OBJECTIVE OF THIS PROGRAMS IS TO BUILD A FREE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL FOR HIV ORPHANS IN RURAL MALINDZA VILLAGE. OUR SHORT TERM GOAL IS TO PROVIDE ACCESS TO BASIC EDUCATION FOR ORPHANS OF THE NEREBY CHIEFDOM. OUR LONG-TERM GOALS ARE TO INSTALL A COMPUTER LAB, LIBRARY, AND RAIN CATCHMENT SYSTEM TO IRRIGATE A VEGETABLE GARDEN THAT WILL OFFER A SCHOOL LUNCH FOR THE STUDENTS
Program expenses $16,517.00$21,022.00  
Grants and allocations made  $4,500.00  
Program revenue $990.00$8,185.00  
Program description MALINDZA SCHOOL PROJECT IN RURAL MALINDZA VILLAGE THE NEAREST PRIMARY SCHOOL IS 20 KILOMETERS AWAY MAKING EDUCATION UNATTAINABLE FOR THE ORPHANS OF THE AREA AND THEREBY THREATENING TO PERPETUATE THE CYCLE OF MALNUTRITION, POVERTY, AND ILLITERACY FOR YET ANOTHER GENERATION. THE OBJECTIVE OF THIS PROGRAMS IS TO BUILD A FREE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL FOR HIV ORPHANS IN RURAL MALINDZA VILLAGE. OUR SHORT TERM GOAL IS TO PROVIDE ACCESS TO BASIC EDUCATION FOR ORPHANS OF THE NEREBY CHIEFDOM. OUR LONG-TERM GOALS ARE TO INSTALL A COMPUTER LAB, LIBRARY, AND RAIN CATCHMENT SYSTEM TO IRRIGATE A VEGETABLE GARDEN THAT WILL OFFER A SCHOOL LUNCH FOR THE STUDENTSMALINDZA SCHOOL PROJECT IN RURAL MALINDZA VILLAGE THE NEAREST PRIMARY SCHOOL IS 20 KILOMETERS AWAY MAKING EDUCATION UNATTAINABLE FOR THE ORPHANS OF THE AREA AND THEREBY THREATENING TO PERPETUATE THE CYCLE OF MALNUTRITION, POVERTY, AND ILLITERACY FOR YET ANOTHER GENERATION. THE OBJECTIVE OF THIS PROGRAMS IS TO BUILD A FREE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL FOR HIV ORPHANS IN RURAL MALINDZA VILLAGE. OUR SHORT TERM GOAL IS TO PROVIDE ACCESS TO BASIC EDUCATION FOR ORPHANS OF THE NEREBY CHIEFDOM. OUR LONG-TERM GOALS ARE TO INSTALL A COMPUTER LAB, LIBRARY, AND RAIN CATCHMENT SYSTEM TO IRRIGATE A VEGETABLE GARDEN THAT WILL OFFER A SCHOOL LUNCH FOR THE STUDENTS  
ORPHAN EDUCATION FUND AFTER ORPHANED CHILDREN ARE SELECTED BASED ON NEED, THEY RECEIVE EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS ENABLING THEM TO GO TO SCHOOL FOR FREE. WITH EVERY YEAR OF EDUCATION, THE RISKS OF CONTRACTING HIV/AIDS DECLINES. THEREFORE, OUR SHORT-TERM GOAL IS TO KEEP THEM IN SCHOOL AND HEALTHY. OUR LONG TERM GOAL IS TO ENABLE THEM TO BE CHANGE AGENTS FOR THE FUTURE OF THEIR NATION. AFTER THEY GRADUATE AND ARE ABLE TO EARN A LIVING, OUR GOAL FOR THEM IS TO BECOME MENTORS FOR THE YOUNGER GENERATION AND TO PROVIDE THE SAME SCHOLARSHIPS THAT WE HAVE PROVIDED FOR THEM.
Program expenses$10,225.00    
Program revenue$9,689.00    
Program descriptionORPHAN EDUCATION FUND AFTER ORPHANED CHILDREN ARE SELECTED BASED ON NEED, THEY RECEIVE EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS ENABLING THEM TO GO TO SCHOOL FOR FREE. WITH EVERY YEAR OF EDUCATION, THE RISKS OF CONTRACTING HIV/AIDS DECLINES. THEREFORE, OUR SHORT-TERM GOAL IS TO KEEP THEM IN SCHOOL AND HEALTHY. OUR LONG TERM GOAL IS TO ENABLE THEM TO BE CHANGE AGENTS FOR THE FUTURE OF THEIR NATION. AFTER THEY GRADUATE AND ARE ABLE TO EARN A LIVING, OUR GOAL FOR THEM IS TO BECOME MENTORS FOR THE YOUNGER GENERATION AND TO PROVIDE THE SAME SCHOLARSHIPS THAT WE HAVE PROVIDED FOR THEM.    
SANITATION ACROSS SWAZILAND A LACK OF TOILETS IS ONE OF THE LEADING CAUSES OF DEATH AMONG CHILDREN. OUR SANITATION PROGRAM TARGETS 3 AREAS. FIRST, WE BUILD TOILETS STRATEGICALLY THROUGHOUT THE RURAL AREAS. SECOND, WE PROVIDE REUSABLE SANITARY PADS TO TEENAGE GIRLS ALLOWING THEM TO CONTINUE SCHOOLING DURING THEIR PERIODS. AND LAST, WE RECYCLE USED HOTEL SOAPS AND PROVIDE THEM FREE OF CHARGE TO CHILDREN IN THE RURAL AREAS. OUR SHORT-TERM GOAL IS TO CREATE AN ENVIRONMENT IN THEIR HOME AND SCHOOL WHERE THE CHILDREN WILL NOT BE SUBJECTED TO CONTAGIOUS DISEASES. OUR LONG-TERM GOAL IS TO KEEP THEM HEALTHY ENOUGH TO COMPLETE THEIR EDUCATION, EARN A LIVING, AND BECOME CHANGE AGENTS FOR THE FUTURE OF THEIR NATION.
Program expenses$9,408.00    
Program revenue$1,650.00    
Program descriptionSANITATION ACROSS SWAZILAND A LACK OF TOILETS IS ONE OF THE LEADING CAUSES OF DEATH AMONG CHILDREN. OUR SANITATION PROGRAM TARGETS 3 AREAS. FIRST, WE BUILD TOILETS STRATEGICALLY THROUGHOUT THE RURAL AREAS. SECOND, WE PROVIDE REUSABLE SANITARY PADS TO TEENAGE GIRLS ALLOWING THEM TO CONTINUE SCHOOLING DURING THEIR PERIODS. AND LAST, WE RECYCLE USED HOTEL SOAPS AND PROVIDE THEM FREE OF CHARGE TO CHILDREN IN THE RURAL AREAS. OUR SHORT-TERM GOAL IS TO CREATE AN ENVIRONMENT IN THEIR HOME AND SCHOOL WHERE THE CHILDREN WILL NOT BE SUBJECTED TO CONTAGIOUS DISEASES. OUR LONG-TERM GOAL IS TO KEEP THEM HEALTHY ENOUGH TO COMPLETE THEIR EDUCATION, EARN A LIVING, AND BECOME CHANGE AGENTS FOR THE FUTURE OF THEIR NATION.    
SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY PROJECTS THE OBJECTIVE IS TO WORK WITH LOCAL LEADERS IN THE COMMUNITY, VILLAGES, AND WITHIN THE SCHOOLS TO IDENTIFY CHILDRENS NEEDS AND IMPLEMENT PROGRAMS IN COLLABORATION TO ADDRESS THESE NEEDS. THE SHORT TERM GOAL IS TO WORK EXCLUSIVELY WITH ELANGENI AND MALINDZA COMMUNITIES ON SUSTAINABLE SOLUTIONS FOR THEIR COMMUNITIES NEEDS. THE LONG TERM GOAL IS TO IDENTIFY SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED INITIATIVES THAT CAN BE REPLICATED IN OTHER AREAS.
Program expenses  $3,356.00  
Program revenue $1,738.00   
Program description SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY PROJECTS THE OBJECTIVE IS TO WORK WITH LOCAL LEADERS IN THE COMMUNITY, VILLAGES, AND WITHIN THE SCHOOLS TO IDENTIFY CHILDRENS NEEDS AND IMPLEMENT PROGRAMS IN COLLABORATION TO ADDRESS THESE NEEDS. THE SHORT TERM GOAL IS TO WORK EXCLUSIVELY WITH ELANGENI AND MALINDZA COMMUNITIES ON SUSTAINABLE SOLUTIONS FOR THEIR COMMUNITIES NEEDS. THE LONG TERM GOAL IS TO IDENTIFY SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED INITIATIVES THAT CAN BE REPLICATED IN OTHER AREAS.SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY PROJECTS THE OBJECTIVE IS TO WORK WITH LOCAL LEADERS IN THE COMMUNITY, VILLAGES, AND WITHIN THE SCHOOLS TO IDENTIFY CHILDRENS NEEDS AND IMPLEMENT PROGRAMS IN COLLABORATION TO ADDRESS THESE NEEDS. THE SHORT TERM GOAL IS TO WORK EXCLUSIVELY WITH ELANGENI AND MALINDZA COMMUNITIES ON SUSTAINABLE SOLUTIONS FOR THEIR COMMUNITIES NEEDS. THE LONG TERM GOAL IS TO IDENTIFY SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED INITIATIVES THAT CAN BE REPLICATED IN OTHER AREAS.  
SERVICE LEARNING EXPERIENCES OBJECTIVE IS TO EDUCATE US STUDENTS AND PARTICIPANTS IN A HANDS-ON NATURE TO CREATE A GLOBALLY MINDED, CULTURALLY COMPETENT AND PHILANTHROPIC GENERATION. THE SHORT-TERM GOAL IS TO EMPOWER US STUDENTS TO LEARN FIRST- HAND ABOUT THE WAR ON HIV, POVERTY, AND ILLITERACY DURING ONE OF OUR 10 DAY SERVICE-LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES. PARTICIPANTS ARE IMMERSED IN RURAL COMMUNITIES TO LEARN ABOUT AND ENGAGE WITH ORPHANED AND VULNERABLE CHILDREN, TO PHYSICALLY ASSIST WITH THE IMPLEMENTATION OF GHFP INITIATIVES ON THE GROUND IN SWAZILAND AND TO LEARN ABOUT SWAZI CULTURE AND CUSTOMS. THE LONG TERM GOAL IS TO EMPOWER THE VOLUNTEERS TO BECOME CHANGE AGENTS AND FUTURE ADVOCATES IN REGARD TO BOTH NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL ISSUES. PAST SERVICE-LEARNING PARTICIPANTS HAVE HELPED PLAN AND IMPLEMENT AWARENESS BUILDING AND FUNDRAISING EVENTS IN THEIR COMMUNITIES.
Program expenses$39,242.00$58,258.00$64,664.00  
Program revenue$39,700.00$59,439.00$75,718.00  
Program descriptionSERVICE LEARNING EXPERIENCES OBJECTIVE IS TO EDUCATE US STUDENTS AND PARTICIPANTS IN A HANDS-ON NATURE TO CREATE A GLOBALLY MINDED, CULTURALLY COMPETENT AND PHILANTHROPIC GENERATION. THE SHORT-TERM GOAL IS TO EMPOWER US STUDENTS TO LEARN FIRST- HAND ABOUT THE WAR ON HIV, POVERTY, AND ILLITERACY DURING ONE OF OUR 10 DAY SERVICE-LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES. PARTICIPANTS ARE IMMERSED IN RURAL COMMUNITIES TO LEARN ABOUT AND ENGAGE WITH ORPHANED AND VULNERABLE CHILDREN, TO PHYSICALLY ASSIST WITH THE IMPLEMENTATION OF GHFP INITIATIVES ON THE GROUND IN SWAZILAND AND TO LEARN ABOUT SWAZI CULTURE AND CUSTOMS. THE LONG TERM GOAL IS TO EMPOWER THE VOLUNTEERS TO BECOME CHANGE AGENTS AND FUTURE ADVOCATES IN REGARD TO BOTH NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL ISSUES. PAST SERVICE-LEARNING PARTICIPANTS HAVE HELPED PLAN AND IMPLEMENT AWARENESS BUILDING AND FUNDRAISING EVENTS IN THEIR COMMUNITIES.SERVICE LEARNING EXPERIENCES THE OBJECTIVE IS TO EDUCATE US STUDENTS AND YOUNG ADULTS IN A HANDS-ON NATURE TO CREATE A GLOBALLY MINDED, CULTURALLY COMPETENT AND PHILANTHROPIC GENERATION. THE SHORT TERM GOAL IS TO EMPOWER US STUDENTS TO LEARN FIRST-HAND ABOUT THE WAR ON HIV, PROVERTY, AND ILLITERACY DURING ONE OF OUR 10 DAY SERVICE-LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES. PARTICIPANTS ARE IMMERSED IN RURAL COMMUNITIES, LEARNING ABOUT AND ENGAGING WITH ORPHANED AND VULNERABLE CHILDREN, PHYSICALLY ASSISTING WITH THE IMPLEMENTATION OF GHFP INITIATIVES ON THE GROUND IN SWAZILAND AND LEARN ABOUT SWAZI CULTURE AND CUSTOMS. THE LONG TERM GOAL IS TO EMPOWER THESE VOLUNTEERS TO BECOME CHANGE-AGENTS AND FUTURE ADVOCATES IN REGARDS TO BOTH NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL ISSUES. PAST SERVICE-LEARNING PARTICIPANTS HAVE HELPED PLAN AND IMPLEMENT AWARENESS BUILDING AND FUNDRAISING EVENTS IN THEIR COMMUNITIES.SERVICE LEARNING EXPEREIENCES THE OBJECTIVE IS TO EDUCATE US STUDENTS AND YOUNG ADULTS IN A HANDS-ON NATURE TO CREATE A GLOBALLY MINDED, CULTURALLY COMPETENT AND PHILANTHROPIC GENERATION. THE SHORT TERM GOAL IS TO EMPOWER US STUDENTS TO LEARN FIRST-HAND ABOUT THE WAR ON HIV, PROVERTY, AND ILLITERACY DURING ONE OF OUR 10 DAY SERVICE-LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES. PARTICIPANTS ARE IMMERSED IN RURAL COMMUNITIES, LEARNING ABOUT AND ENGAGING WITH ORPHANED AND VULNERABLE CHILDREN, PHYSICALLY ASSISTING WITH THE IMPLEMENTATION OF GHFP INITIATIVES ON THE GROUND IN SWAZILAND AND LEARN ABOUT SWAZI CULTURE AND CUSTOMS. THE LONG TERM GOAL IS TO EMPOWER THESE VOLUNTEERS TO BECOME CHANGE-AGENTS AND FUTURE ADVOCATES IN REGARDS TO BOTH NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL ISSUES. PAST SERVICE-LEARNING PARTICIPANTS HAVE HELPED PLAN AND IMPLEMENT AWARENESS BUILDING AND FUNDRAISING EVENTS IN THEIR COMMUNITIES.  
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$139,148.00$151,855.00$200,201.00  
Revenue from contributions (total)$93,782.00$94,991.00$121,783.00$79,383.00$93,455.00
Revenue from noncash contributions $4,040.00$7,717.00  
Investment income, current yr$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$93,782.00$94,991.00$121,783.00  
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other revenue, current yr$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Program service revenue (total)$45,366.00$56,864.00$78,418.00$56,743.00$840.00
Gross receipts$139,148.00$151,855.00$200,201.00  
Sources of contributions
Revenue from fundraising events $567.00   
Revenue from gov't grants$55,766.00    
Revenue from all other contributions$38,016.00$94,424.00$121,783.00  
Other types of revenue
Net rental income $0.00$0.00  
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$112,261.00$136,208.00$153,172.00  
Total functional expenses: program service $58,875.00$95,298.00$112,878.00  
Total functional expenses: management and general$39,545.00$27,475.00$14,994.00  
Total functional expenses: fundraising$13,841.00$13,435.00$25,300.00  
Fees for services
Lobbying fees (total) $0.00$0.00  
Legal fees (total) $0.00$0.00  
Fundraising service fees (total)$1,841.00$1,119.00$8,140.00  
General management fees (total) $0.00$0.00  
Investment management fees (total) $0.00$0.00  
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$154,685.00$130,542.00$109,315.00$64,575.00$38,832.00
Total assets, beginning of year$130,542.00$109,315.00$64,575.00  
Total liabilities$4,670.00$7,414.00$1,834.00$4,123.00$0.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$7,414.00$1,834.00$4,123.00  
Net assets$150,015.00$123,128.00$107,481.00  
Net assets, beginning of year$123,128.00$107,481.00$60,452.00  
Cash: non-interest bearing$148,706.00$130,256.00$109,029.00  
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$130,256.00$109,029.00$63,979.00  
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$26,887.00$15,647.00$47,029.00  
Advertising (total)$25.00$0.00$0.00  
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$5,979.00$286.00$286.00  
Deferred revenue$4,670.00$7,414.00$1,834.00  
Total net assets or fund balances$150,015.00$123,128.00$107,481.00  
Depreciation, depletion, amortization $0.00$0.00  
Payment to affiliates $0.00$0.00  
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members555  
Number of independent voting members000  
Cash accountingTrueTrueTrue  
Tax year start date2016-01-012015-01-012014-01-01  
Tax year end date2016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-012012-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990  
Date e-filing submitted2018-01-102016-12-222015-07-24  
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.12014v5.0  
Filing identifier201713189349306976201621349349304852201511329349300511  
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