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Children's HopeChest

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

Children's HopeChest is a international humanitarian organization based in Palmer Lake, CO that was founded in 1990. As of 2019 they had $8.0 million in revenue and $676,672 in assets.

Children's HopeChest exists to glorify God by releasing the potential of orphaned and vulnerable children and their communities through partnerships that cultivate holistic transformation and sustainability.

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Program areas at Children's HopeChest

Children's HopeChest develops community-to-community partnerships between Christians in North America and those of orphaned and vulnerable children in 9 countries. Through sponsorship, mission trips, and development projects, these relationships help the children we serve to grow into faithful, productive, and whole adults within their home culture.Through more than 10,500 U.S. sponsorships, HopeChest:* Addresses the complex causes of poverty, including material, spiritual, emotional, social, economic, and educational needs; See Schedule O for continuation.

HopeChest Partner Visits (aka missions trips for church partners) facilitate up-close and hands-on service and relationship building for partners desiring the personal touch and experience of connecting to their partnered CarePoint or Project. These relationship-building visits in 2019 were key to building trust and involvement between the 794 individuals who traveled on 103 partner trips with HopeChest.

Development projects involve the setup of such infrastructure as water systems, churches, schools, and libraries. They also fund sustainability-promoting programs that include artisanship, agriculture, micro-finance, and vocational business leadership. These projects help HopeChest reach the broadest audience surrounding orphaned and vulnerable children.

Form 990s for Children's HopeChest

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-09Oct 9, 2020990View PDF
2018-09Jul 1, 2020990View PDF
2017-09Oct 11, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Nov 16, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Mar 30, 2017990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Children's HopeChest

Total grants, contributions, etc.$8,007,656
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$3,050
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$987
Miscellaneous revenues$2,101
Total revenues$8,013,794

Vendors for Children's HopeChest

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Capin Crouse LLPTax accounting2020-10-09
█████████CRM software; Marketing software2020-06-26
██████████CRM software2020-06-26
█████████Content management system software2020-06-26

Personnel at Children's HopeChest

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Kenneth SparksPresident and Chief Executive Officer$136,865Oct. 9, 2020
Ana BrownVice President of Finance$65,303Sept. 30, 2019
████ ███████Vice President of Community Partnerships / Partner Acquisition and Relationship Director-March 13, 2018
████ ██████Vice President of Marketing and Investor Advancement-March 13, 2018
██████ █████Communications Director / Creative Director-Feb. 13, 2018
██████ ███████International Program Director-March 13, 2018
███ ████████International Program Director | Swaziland , Guatemala , Moldova , India / Program Manager-March 13, 2018
█████ █████Director , Investor Advancement-March 13, 2018
███████ ██████Community Partnership Manager | Swaziland / Partner Relationship Manager-Feb. 13, 2018
█████ ██████Accounting Manager / Donor Relations Manager-Feb. 13, 2018
...and 12 more key personnel

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