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Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

ADRA is a international humanitarian organization based in Silver Spring, MD that was founded in 1956. As of 2019 they had $63 million in revenue and $57 million in assets.

Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) is an independent, humanitarian agency and network established by the Seventh-day Adventist Church with the specific purpose of individual and sustainable community development and disaster relief.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Adventist Development And Relief Agency International; and Adra International.

(800) 424-2372
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Program areas at ADRA

Government grants: adra international has more than 25 grants and cooperative agreements in over 15 countries. The awards are comprised mainly of food security, health and multi-sector emergency response projects. Food security grants address the causes of food insecurity to vulnerable groups in targeted countries, addressing availability, access and utilization of food. Health projects use a holistic approach and cover a variety of focuses including child health, hiv and aids, family planning and tobacco. Health projects are a guiding factor enabling healthier lifestyle choices.

Donated materials: adra supplied forty-two (42) containers of donated materials containing food packets worth over $4.28 million in six (6) countries in 2018.

Development and relief projects, disaster assistant funding and grant match: adra international supported projects in over 82 countries. Projects included emergency management of disaster relief and long term recovery. Economic development projects aimed to improve the recipients (both men and women) quality of life. Food security projects include famine relief and short term needs from displacement. Long term projects include the sectors of water, sanitation, hygine, health, nutrition, agriculture, livelihoods and economic growth. This needs are addressed with agricultural projects and training the recipients in various skills. Adra supports basic education in various skills. Adra supports basic education, for both children and adults in literacy and vocational skills. Adra promotes primary health with access, as well as, training for community care.

Form 990s for ADRA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Sep 21, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 18, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Nov 2, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Jul 21, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for ADRA

Total grants, contributions, etc.$62,461,901
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$997,887
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$200
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$98,869
Total revenues$63,558,857

Vendors for ADRA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
RSM Us LLPTax accounting2019-09-21
█████████ ████████Software2019-08-28
██████Fundraising software2019-08-18
█████████Marketing software2019-08-18
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2019-08-18
█████████Content management system software2019-08-18
██████████████████████ ███Audit accounting; Audit Service$470,0002019-07-08
█████ ██ ████████Mailing Service$702,0352018-12-01
...and four more vendors

Personnel at ADRA

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Rami NashedChief Grant Accountant-July 10, 2019
Annetta GibsonVice President for Finance-May 21, 2020
███████ ██████Vice President for Marketing and Development$186,905May 21, 2020
█████ ███████Vice President for People and Culture$218,612May 21, 2020
████ ███████Vice President for Programs$111,499May 21, 2020
█████ █████Director of Sunplus$140,247Dec. 31, 2018
██████ ████████Director of Monitoring and Evaluation$138,984Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ████████Senior Program Manager$171,719Dec. 31, 2018
███████ ███████Program Manager$131,875Dec. 31, 2018
███████ ██████President$170,297May 21, 2020
...and five more key personnel

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