EIN 33-0412751

International Relief Teams

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International Relief Teams is a non-profit International Relief and health care organization dedicated to alleviating human suffering by providing critical assistance to victims of disaster, profound poverty, and neglect worldwide. International Relie...
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Program areas at International Relief Teams

Disaster Relief: (1) California (covid-19 pandemic) irt provided nearly 203,000 meals($188,216) to families impacted by the pandemic; (2) bahamas (hurricane dorian) irt rushed more than $452,000 in ready to eat meals, solar lights, tarps, generators, personal hygiene and cleaning supplies to hurricane victims on grand bahama and abaco island. Irt also provided more than $113,000 in construction supplies and construction services for families struggling to recover from the disaster; (3) puerto rico (hurricane maria recovery) irt provided more than $613,000 in construction supplies and construction services for impoverished communities struggling to recover from the hurricane; (4) puerto rico (earthquake) irt provided more than $74,000 in food, hygiene and other Relief supplies to earthquake victims; (5) California (fire recovery) irt deployed four skilled construction team (59 volunteers) who repaired 10 homes of fire victims who could not recover on their own; (6) Texas (tropical storm imelda) irt rushed more than $99,000 in cleaning materials and construction supplies to help low-income families recover from extensive flooding; (7) Louisiana (hurricane harvey recovery) irt deployed its final skilled construction team (14 volunteers) who repaired the home of a lowincome hurricane victim family (8) nepal (earthquake recovery) irt provided more than $35,000 to complete the reconstruction of a boarding school destroyed in the 2015 earthquake; (9) lebanon & syria (refugee Relief) irt continued to provide syrian refugee families with shelter and sanitation, as well as medicines and medical supplies for hospitals and clinics serving displaced syrian families; (10) California (migrant Relief) irt provided 1,000 personal hygiene kits to migrant families awaiting asylum hearings.
Building health communities (continued): (4) California irt's "feeding san diego's kids" program provided weekly weekend food for needy and homeless san diego school children and their families at six inner city schools; (5) mexico supported the monthly food and education needs for more than 40 abandoned children at kids kingdom orphanage in baja; (6) niger, liberia, haiti, and guatemala - provided more than $43 million in urgently needed medicines to clinics and hospitals, serving more than 250,000 people.
Building health communities: (1) guatemala - through irt's "better vision brighter future" program, our team screened 522 patients and distributed 752 pairs of corrective eyeglasses to men, women, and children who otherwise do not have access to eye care; (2) guatemala - irt distributed food supplements monthly to more than 10,000 very young children (6 months - 2 years old) suffering from malnutrition; (3) mexico irt sent 90 volunteers who built four homes for impoverished families living in an improvised settlement community in tijuana, mexico;

Grants made by International Relief Teams

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Convoy of HopeRelief Supplies and Construction Services - Earthquake (Puerto Rico), Hurrican Dorian (Bahamas), Tropical Storm Imelda$601,275
Friends of the Kids KingdomFood and Education Support for Kids Kingdom Orphanage,mexico$48,000
Project MercyConstruction Supplies for House Building in Tijuana, Mexico$24,000
...and 6 more grants made

Who funds International Relief Teams

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
The Bessemer Giving FundGeneral Support$110,000
Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift FundFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$100,890
Schwab Charitable FundInternational, Foreign Affairs$99,330
...and 33 more grants received totalling $602,254

Personnel at International Relief Teams

A Barry la ForgiaExecutive Director and Board$113,897
Barry la ForgiaFounder and Executive Director
Rose UrangaDirector of Operations and Program Development
Erich FoecklerDirector of Philanthropy

Financials for International Relief Teams

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$45,845,404
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$87,842
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-27,849
Net income from fundraising events$98,377
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$46,003,774

Form 990s for International Relief Teams

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-062021-04-02990View PDF
2019-062020-02-13990View PDF
2018-062018-12-22990View PDF
2017-062018-01-18990View PDF
2016-062017-04-14990View PDF
...and 7 more Form 990s

Organizations like International Relief Teams

Delivering GoodNew York, NY$140,473,682
World Medical Relief IncorporatedSouthfield, MI$34,273,487
Orphan Grain Train (OGT)Norfolk, NE$48,542,211
International Medical ReliefLoveland, CO$65,910,850
Rahma Worldwide Aid and DevelopmentBeverly Hills, MI$28,383,921
Giving Children Hope (GCHope)Buena Park, CA$32,370,795
Global Empowerment MissionDoral, FL$36,491,441
Lesea Global Feed the HungrySouth Bend, IN$43,724,646
International Children's FundNeenah, WI$56,801,494
Christian Relief Services 21st Century Campaign (CRS)Alexandria, VA$25,913,218
Data update history
September 10, 2022
Used new vendors
Identified 1 new vendor, including
August 3, 2022
Received grants
Identified 12 new grant, including a grant for $110,000 from The Bessemer Giving Fund
September 24, 2021
Received grants
Identified 13 new grant, including a grant for $36,505 from American Online Giving Foundation
August 23, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2020
May 1, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2019
Nonprofit Types
International-focused organizationsFamily service centersCharities
HealthHuman servicesForeign affairsInternational developmentPublic safety
Provides grantsFundraising eventsOperates internationallyReceives government fundingEndowed supportCommunity engagement / volunteeringGala fundraisersTax deductible donations
General information
4560 Alvarado Canyon Rd Ste
San Diego, CA 92120
Metro area
San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA
San Diego County, CA
Website URL
(619) 284-7979
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
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Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
Q33: International Relief
NAICS code, primary
624230: Emergency and Relief Services
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