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Hungry for Life International

45950 Alexander Avenue
Chilliwack, BC V2P 1L5
Executive Director: Dave Blundell
Board Chair: Mark Hutchinson

Charitable Reg. #: 86204 8758 RR0001
Sector: Religion
Operating Charity

Results Reporting

Grade: C+

The grade is based on the charity's public reporting of the work it does and the results it achieves.

Financial Transparency

Audited financial statements available only upon request [Audited financial statement for most recent year]

Need for Funding

Funding Reserves Program Costs

Spending Breakdown

Cents to the Cause

2013 2014 2015
For a dollar donated, cents funding the cause after fundraising and admin costs, excluding surplus.

Full-time staff #11

Avg. Compensation $35,055

Top 10 Staff Salary Range

$350k + 0
$300k - $350k 0
$250k - $300k 0
$200k - $250k 0
$160k - $200k 0
$120k - $160k 0
$80k - $120k 0
$40k - $80k 2
< $40k 8
Information from most recent CRA Charities Directorate filings for F2015

About Hungry for Life International:

Hungry for Life International (HFLI) is committed to creating opportunities for people to know the power and presence of Jesus Christ through worship and compassion. HFLI’s programs include worship events and prayer mobilization, church mission coaching, international relief and development projects, short-term team trips, humanitarian aid, education and resource development. HFLI partners with missionaries, Christian organizations and church leaders in developing nations and helps them in implementing their projects.

Since 2003, HFLI has sent 143 teams that worked on 92 projects in 29 communities in Cambodia, Ethiopia, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Kenya, Mexico, Peru, Philippines, Uganda, and Ukraine.

Financial Review:

Hungry for Life International is a medium-sized charity with donations of $2.2m in F2015. Its administrative costs are 10% of revenues and its fundraising costs are 3% of donations. For every dollar donated, 87 cents go towards HFLI’s programs, falling within Ci’s reasonable range. The charity has total funding reserves of $1.3m, of which $375k is donor-endowed, resulting in a program cost coverage ratio, excluding donor-endowed funds, of 48%. This means that the charity can cover just under 6 months of its annual program costs using its existing reserves, indicating a need for funding.

This charity report is an update that is currently being reviewed by Hungry for Life International. Changes and edits may be forthcoming.

Updated on July 28, 2017 by Kevin Silberberg.

Financial Ratios

Fiscal year ending December
Administrative costs as % of revenues 9.9%8.6%7.2%
Fundraising costs as % of donations 2.7%2.6%2.4%
Program cost coverage (%) 66.3%56.3%46.5%

Summary Financial Statements

All figures in $s
Donations 2,232,2362,745,1763,081,139
Investment income 21,68835,14814,200
Other income 9,4403,1780
Total revenues 2,263,3642,783,5023,095,339
Program costs - International 1,957,5092,438,3722,778,913
Program costs - Canada 000
Administrative costs 222,855235,362221,316
Fundraising costs 60,30471,27572,275
Cash flow from operations 22,69638,49322,835
Funding reserves 1,298,4691,373,3821,292,134
Note: Ci has excluded amortization of deferred capital contributions, affecting revenues by ($3k) in F2015, ($3k) in F2014, and by ($5k) in F2013. Ci has backed out amortization and fundraising from administrative costs.