Religion, Spiritual Development

Mission East Asian National Support

  • BARTLETT, IL
  • http://www.meansusa.org

Mission Statement

MEANS based in Illinois, USA is an international, non-profit, Christian organization dedicated to sharing the Gospel and helping the needy by partnering with churches, mission groups, missionaries in East Asia and East Asians worldwide.

Main Programs

  1. READ-TO-GROW
Service Areas

Self-reported

International

east asia, philippines

ruling year

1973

Principal Officer since 2000

Self-reported

Mr. Carmena Cruz

Keywords

Self-reported

MEANS,East Asia, asia,Philippines, Filipinos, evangelical,Christian, Illinois,volunteer,missionary, Mission East Asian National Support, IVCF,Chicago, Carmena,

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Also Known As

MEANS

EIN

23-7258008

 Number

4576209613

Physical Address

PO Box 8434

Bartlett, IL 60103

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Christian (X20)

Christian (X20)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

How does this organization make a difference?

Overview

Self-reported by organization

MEANS Your Bridge to Missions in East Asia worldwide

Programs

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What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

READ-TO-GROW

A Read-To- Grow is a safe haven for underprivileged children. Here, they enjoy and learn from storybooks with Christian values

Category

Population(s) Served

Budget

Service Areas

Self-reported

International

east asia, philippines

Funding Needs

This is your “kairos moment”. Let us respond to God’s challenge before us and be blessed by it. Send you love gift through MEANS. MAKE CHECK PAYABLE TO: MEANS MAIL TO: CARMENA CRUZ, PO BOX 8434 , BARTLETT, IL 60103

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Financials

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East Asian National Support
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Operations

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Mission East Asian National Support

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Mr. Carmena Cruz

STATEMENT FROM THE Principal Officer

"Bridge between donors and recipients.

Prayer link upholding missions around the world in prayer.

Information network keeping mission-minded people in touch.

Voice for indigenous missions in the church community.

Source of training and encouragement to missionaries.

Helping hands made up of volunteers fulfilling the Great Commission

MEANS is an all-volunteer organization"

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

MS CATALINA PADILLA BOARD CHAIR

NORTHWESTERN UNIVEWRSITY, CHICAGO,IL

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?


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CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?


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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?


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BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?


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BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?