BUYAMBA INC

Address
3625 E THOUSAND OAKS BLVD NO STE 26
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA 913623576
Contact
Website: http://www.ugandabuyamba.com
Phone: +1 (805) 558-0089
Nonprofit
NTEE: Q30 - International Development, Relief Services
EIN: 56-2628066

Mission

TO SUPPORT AND FUNDRAISE FOR THE MINISTRY OF BUYAMBA OUTREACH MINISTRIES, NGO (NGO) IN KAMPALA, UGANDA, THROUGH THEIR GOD CARES SCHOOLS. WE PROVIDE FINANCIAL SUPPORT, LOVE AND CARE TO THE NGO IN THEIR MINISTRY TO ORPHANS & DISADVANTAGED CHILDREN IN UGANDA. THE NGO DIRECTLY PROVIDES EDUCATION, FOOD, MEDICAL CARE, HOUSING, CLOTHING AND RELIGIOUS INSTRUCTION TO THESE NEEDY CHILDREN.
 201720162014
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2007
Subsection501(c)(3)
Organization typeCorporation
Metropolitan statistical area4472
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$47,400.00$38,000.00 
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$47,400.00$38,000.00 
Number of employees02 
Number of people compensated >$100k00 
Number of volunteers015 
Number of highly compensated contractors00 
Personnel
Dimas, David
TitleBOARD PRESIDENTBOARD PRESIDENT 
Name of key/compensated personDAVID DIMASDAVID DIMAS 
Average hours per week working for org6.006.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, Officer 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Dimas, Julie
TitleEXECUTIVE DIRECTOREXECUTIVE DIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personJULIE DIMASJULIE DIMAS 
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.00 
Reportable compensation from org$47,400.00$38,000.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, Officer 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Gillette, Peter
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated personPETER GILLETTEPETER GILLETTE 
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Horton, Degna
TitleSECRETARY & VICE PRESIDENTSECRETARY & VICE PRESIDENT 
Name of key/compensated personDEGNA HORTONDEGNA HORTON 
Average hours per week working for org4.004.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, Officer 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Jepsen, Keith
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated personKEITH JEPSENKEITH JEPSEN 
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Leavitt, Donna
TitleTREASURERTREASURER 
Name of key/compensated personDONNA LEAVITTDONNA LEAVITT 
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, Officer 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Reiten, Pat
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated personPAT REITENPAT REITEN 
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Purpose: mission, activities & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesOPERATES IN THE UNITED STATES TO SUPPORT AND FUNDRAISE FOR BUYAMBA OUTREACH MINISTRIES, NGO AND THEIR GOD CARES SCHOOLS IN UGANDA. WE PROVIDE LOVE, CARE & FINANCIAL SUPPORT TO THE NGO FOR ORPHANED AND DISADVANTAGED CHILDREN IN UGANDA.OPERATES IN THE UNITED STATES TO SUPPORT AND FUNDRAISE FOR BUYAMBA OUTREACH MINISTRIES, NGO AND THEIR GOD CARES SCHOOLS IN UGANDA. WE PROVIDE LOVE, CARE & FINANCIAL SUPPORT TO THE NGO FOR ORPHANED AND DISADVANTAGED CHILDREN IN UGANDA. 
Program expenses (total)$1,094,168.00$1,073,355.00 
Programs, including revenue & expenses
BUYAMBA, INC'S SOLE PROGRAM SERVICE IS TO SUPPORT THE UGANDAN NGO IN THEIR MINISTRY TO ORPHANS AND DISADVANTAGED CHILDREN. THIS IS ACCOMPLISHED THROUGH EDUCATION AT THE NGO'S GOD CARES SCHOOLS (NURSERY/PRIMARY & HIGH SCHOOL). NGO DETERMINES IT'S NEEDS/PROJECTS AND BUYAMBA, INC. FUNDS (GRANTS) THESE REQUESTS BY PROMOTING AWARENESS IN CHURCHES AND FUNDRAISING IN THE US. THE SCHOOLS HAVE SERVED OVER 1,700 STUDENTS INCLUDING APPROX. 500 ORPHANS. THE SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM FUNDS TUITION GRANTS COVER OVER 1,400 OF THESE STUDENTS. THE BUILDING PROGRAM GRANTS ARE FOR THE HIGH SCHOOL MAIN BUILDING, ASSEMBLY HALL, AND A FUTURE SCHOOL IN JINJA. TWO BIBLE CAMPS WERE FUNDED (GRANTS) INCLUDING 1,300 CHILDREN. OVER 150 YOUTH & ADULTS MADE EDUCATIONAL MISSION TRIPS TO GOD CARES SCHOOLS AND SERVE THEM IN NUMEROUS WAYS.
Program expenses$1,094,168.00$1,073,355.00 
Grants and allocations made$825,784.00$921,257.00 
Program descriptionBUYAMBA, INC'S SOLE PROGRAM SERVICE IS TO SUPPORT THE UGANDAN NGO IN THEIR MINISTRY TO ORPHANS AND DISADVANTAGED CHILDREN. THIS IS ACCOMPLISHED THROUGH EDUCATION AT THE NGO'S GOD CARES SCHOOLS (NURSERY/PRIMARY & HIGH SCHOOL). NGO DETERMINES IT'S NEEDS/PROJECTS AND BUYAMBA, INC. FUNDS (GRANTS) THESE REQUESTS BY PROMOTING AWARENESS IN CHURCHES AND FUNDRAISING IN THE US. THE SCHOOLS HAVE SERVED OVER 1,700 STUDENTS INCLUDING APPROX. 500 ORPHANS. THE SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM FUNDS TUITION GRANTS COVER OVER 1,400 OF THESE STUDENTS. THE BUILDING PROGRAM GRANTS ARE FOR THE HIGH SCHOOL MAIN BUILDING, ASSEMBLY HALL, AND A FUTURE SCHOOL IN JINJA. TWO BIBLE CAMPS WERE FUNDED (GRANTS) INCLUDING 1,300 CHILDREN. OVER 150 YOUTH & ADULTS MADE EDUCATIONAL MISSION TRIPS TO GOD CARES SCHOOLS AND SERVE THEM IN NUMEROUS WAYS.BUYAMBA, INC'S SOLE PROGRAM SERVICE IS TO SUPPORT THE UGANDAN NGO IN THEIR MINISTRY TO ORPHANS AND DISADVANTAGED CHILDREN. THIS IS ACCOMPLISHED PRIMARILY THROUGH EDUCATION AT THE NGO'S GOD CARES SCHOOLS (NURSARY/PRIMARY & HIGH SCHOOL). THE NGO DETERMINES ITS' NEEDS/PROJECTS AND BUYAMBA, INC. SEEKS TO FUND (GRANT) THESE REQUESTS BY PROMOTING AWARENESS IN CHURCHES AND FUNDRAISING IN THE US. THE SCHOOLS HAVE SERVED OVER 1,600 STUDENTS INCLUDING APPROX. 350 ORPHANS. THE SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM RECEIPTS FUND TUITION GRANTS & INCREASED 19% IN 2015, COVERING OVER 1,300 OF THESE STUDENTS. THE BUILDING PROGRAM GRANTS TOTALLED $155,370 FOR THE HIGH SCHOOL MAIN BUILDING, THE HIGH SCHOOL ASSEMBLY HALL, AND A FUTURE SCHOOL IN JINJA. TWO BIBLE CAMPS WERE FUNDED(GRANTS) INCLUDING 1,500 CHILDREN IN 2015. OVER 150 YOUTH & ADULTS MADE EDUCATIONAL MISSION TRIPS TO GOD CARES SCHOOLS AND SERVE THEM IN NUMEROUS WAYS. CHILDREN AT THE SCHOOLS RECEIVED HUNDREDS OF BIRTHDAY AND CHRISTMAS GIFTS. SUPPORT GRANTS FOR THE SENIOR MISSIONARY WERE INCREASED SIGNIFICANTLY IN 2015, INCLUDING MEDICAL NEEDS ASSISTANCE. 
Financial data
Expense categories (totals)
Sum (total functional expenses)$1,227,274.00$1,189,828.00 
Program services (total functional expenses)$1,094,168.00$1,073,355.00 
Management & general (total functional expenses)$133,106.00$116,473.00 
Fundraising (total functional expenses)$0.00$0.00 
Revenue
Total revenue$1,213,709.00$1,197,234.00 
Program service revenue (total)  $0.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$1,237,819.00$1,164,221.00$1,244,206.00
Revenue from noncash contributions$18,333.00$13,285.00 
Investment income$18.00$18.00 
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00 
Other revenue, current yr-$24,128.00$32,995.00 
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00$0.00 
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$1,237,819.00$1,164,221.00 
Gross receipts$1,243,860.00$1,220,456.00 
Sources of contributions
Revenue from all other contributions$1,237,819.00$1,164,221.00 
Other types of revenue
Net rental income  $0.00
Net income from fundraising events-$24,128.00$32,995.00 
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00 
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$577,046.00$590,611.00$475,435.00
Total assets, beginning of year$590,611.00$583,204.00 
Total liabilities$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$0.00$0.00 
Net assets$577,046.00$590,611.00 
Net assets, beginning of year$590,611.00$583,204.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing$393,882.00$406,768.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$406,768.00$399,259.00 
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$13,565.00$7,406.00 
Savings & temp cash investment$181,704.00$181,685.00 
Total net assets or fund balances$577,046.00$590,611.00 
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$698.00$793.00 
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members77 
Number of independent voting members55 
Relationships among key personnelTrueTrue 
Tax year start date2017-01-012016-01-01 
Tax year end date2017-12-312016-12-31 
Accounting methodCashCash 
Metadata about the filing
E-return type990990 
Date e-filing submitted2018-11-022018-01-05 
IRS schema version2017v2.32016v3.0 
Filing identifier201822609349301817201703189349311630 
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