Action For Africa in Bellingham, Washington (WA)

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Action For Africa
Employer Identification Number (EIN)271179676
Name of OrganizationAction For Africa
In Care of NameDavid Loeppky
AddressPO BOX 28696, Bellingham, WA 98228-0696
SubsectionCharitable Organization
Ruling Date02/2014
DeductibilityContributions are deductible
FoundationOrganization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public
Exempt Organization StatusUnconditional Exemption
Tax Period12/2013
Assets$100,000 to $499,999
Income$100,000 to $499,999
Filing Requirement990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Asset Amount$186,980
Amount of Income$125,991
Form 990 Revenue Amount$125,991
National Taxonomy of Exempt Entities (NTEE)International, Foreign Affairs and National Security: International Relief

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Amount of income in 2013: $125,991 (it was $139,239 in 2012)
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Assets in 2013: $186,980 (it was $147,223 in 2012)
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Expenses in 2013: $86,236
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Income to expenses ratio in 2013: 1.5
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Grants share in income in 2013: 100.0%
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Financial snapshot ($)

Revenue, Expenses, and Changes in Net Assets or Fund Balances
Total revenue$53,490$160,017$148,649$139,239$125,991
Contributions, gifts, grants, and similar amounts received$53,490$158,475$148,649$139,239$125,991
Program service revenue including government fees and contracts$0$0$0$0$0
Membership dues and assessments$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$0$32$0$0$0
Gain/Loss from sale of assets other than inventory$0$0$0$0$0
Net income/loss from gaming and fundraising events$0$0$0$0$0
Gross profit/loss from sales of inventory$0$0$0$0$0
Other revenue$0$1,510$0$0$0
Total expenses$5,359$174,749$85,818$88,246$86,236
Total net assets$48,131$33,399$96,230$147,223$186,980
Excess/Deficit for the year$48,131$-14,732$62,831$50,993$39,755
Net assets or fund balances at beginning of year$0$48,131$33,399$96,230$147,225
Other changes in net assets or fund balances$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets or fund balances at end of year$48,131$33,399$96,230$147,223$186,978
Balance Sheets
Total assets$48,131$33,399$96,230$147,223$186,980
Total liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets or fund balances$48,131$33,399$96,230$147,223$186,980
Other Information
Did the organization engage in any significant activity not previously reported to the IRS?NoNoNoNoNo
Were any significant changes made to the organizing or governing documents?NoNoNoNoNo
Did the organization have unrelated business gross income of $1,000 or more during the year from business activitiesNoNoNoNoNo
Has the organization filed a Form 990-T for the year?NoNoNoNoNo
Did the organization undergo a liquidation, dissolution, termination, or significant disposition of net assets during the year?NoNoNoNoNo
Amount of political expenditures, direct or indirect$0$0$0$0$0
Did the organization file Form 1120-POL for this year?NoNoNoNoNo
Did the organization borrow from, or make any loans to, any officer, director, trustee, or key employee or were any such loans made in a prior year and still outstanding at the end of the tax year covered by this return?NoNoNoNoNo
Total amount involved$0$0$0$0$0
Initiation fees and capital contributions$0$0$0$0$0
Gross receipts for public use of club facilities$0$0$0$0$0
Did the organization engage in any section 4958 excess benefit transaction during the year, or did it engage in an excess benefit transaction in a prior year that has not been reported on any of its prior Forms 990 or 990-EZ?NoNoNoNoNo
At any time during the tax year, was the organization a party to a prohibited tax shelter transaction?NoNoNoNoNo
Reason for Public Charity Status (for 2013)
The organization is not a private foundation because it is:An organization that normally receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or from the general public described in section 170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Number of organizations supported0
Sum of amounts of support$0
Support Schedule for Organizations Described in Sections 170(b)(1)(A)(iv) and 170(b)(1)(A)(vi) (for 2009 - 2013)
2009 - 2013 Total
Public Support$265,230
Subtotal Support$265,230
Gifts, grants, contributions, and membership fees received$265,230
Tax revenues levied for the organization's benefit and either paid to or expended on its behalf$0
The value of services or facilities furnished by a governmental unit to the organization without charge$0
The portion of total contributions by each person (other than a governmental unit or publicly supported organization) that exceeds 2% of the total support$0
Total Support$265,230
Public Support$265,230
Gross income from interest, dividends, payments received on securities loans, rents, royalties and income from similar sources$0
Net income from unrelated business activities, whether or not the business is regularly carried on$0
Other income. Do not include gain or loss from the sale of capital assets$0
Gross receipts from related activities, etc.$0
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