EIN 38-2822017

Bethany Christian Services

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
1,832
Year formed
1944
Most recent tax filings
2019-12
NTEE code, primary
Description
Bethany Christian Services is a global nonprofit adoption, child welfare, and family preservation agency serving orphaned and vulnerable children in over 15 countries.
Related structure
Bethany Christian Services is child organization, under the parent exemption from Bethany Christian Services.
Also known as...
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Program areas at Bethany Christian Services

Adoption and pregnancy counseling: Bethany Christian Services offices throughout the united states placed 380 children with adoptive families. Our domestic infant adoption program provided no-cost Services to expectant parents who benefited from pregnancy counseling Services protecting unborn children. 87 international children, many with special placement and medical needs, were brought into adoptive families in the us; 455 older children who were previously in state or county funded foster care systems were united with loving adoptive families.
Refugee and immigrant Services: Bethany Christian Services assisted 23,378 refugee and immigrant individuals from different countries in adjusting to life in the united states through a variety of specialized programs and Services, including life skills, independent living, language and cultural education, job placement Services, and counseling for persons who have been victims of trauma.
Foster care: through offices in ten different states, Bethany Christian Services provided foster care for 8,417 children and families. Children in foster care need a loving family who will walk with them during a time of crisis and welcome them into a caring home. The goal of Bethany's foster care program is to provide temporary care for children with the ultimate aim of reuniting them with their biological family, or finding an adoptive family for those children for whom reunification is not an option.

Form 990s for Bethany Christian Services

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-04-02990View PDF
2018-122020-06-09990View PDF
2017-122018-07-18990View PDF
2016-122018-03-14990View PDF
2015-122016-12-21990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Bethany Christian Services

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift FundFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$10,360
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Financials for Bethany Christian Services

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$14,373,065
Program services$114,122,280
Investment income and dividends$46,178
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$16,747
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$6,222
Net income from fundraising events$228,360
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$3,069
Miscellaneous revenues$146,961
Total revenues$128,942,882

Personnel at Bethany Christian Services

NameTitleCompensation
Chris PaluskyPresident and Chief Executive Officer
Scott DevriesChief Financial Officer
George TyndallSenior Vice President of Operations
 Subscribe to viewSenior Vice President of Finance
 Subscribe to viewVice President of Marketing
...and 26 more key personnel

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Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$128,942,882
2019
Yearly growth
9.2%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$127,186,059
2019
Yearly growth
6.6%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$18,773,154
2019
Yearly growth
4.3%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
1,832
2019
General information
Address
901 Eastern Avenue Ne
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Metro area
Grand Rapids-Kentwood, MI
Website URL
bethany.org/ 
Phone
(800) 238-4269
Facebook page
bethanyfans 
Twitter profile
@bethany 
IRS details
EIN
38-2822017
Fiscal year end
December
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1944
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
No
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
P31: Adoption
NAICS code, primary
624110: Child and Youth Services
Parent/child status
Child within group exemption