Interchurch Medical Assistance, Inc. / IMA World Health

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Health System Strengthening - IMA builds integrated, holistic and sustainable health systems that increase access to quality health care, with an emphasis on vulnerable people.

Partnerships - IMA collaborates with local, national and international partners, especially faith-based networks and organizations, to join and leverage assets, resources, knowledge and voices.

Technical Excellence - IMA designs and implements innovative and effective technical approaches that demonstrate long-term, measurable improvements and impact on individual and community health.

Organizational Health - IMA invests in developing people, partners, continual learning and systems to maximize organizational impact on health care and the systems to sustain those improvements.

Contact information

Mailing address:
Interchurch Medical Assistance, Inc.
1730 M Street NW
Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20036


Phone: 202-888-6200

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 522112460

CEO/President: Daniel Speckhard

Chairman: Jean Hanson

Board size: 15


Ruling year: 2019

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 09/30

Member of ECFA: No

Member of ECFA since:


Vision: A healthy world forever flourishing in dignity and justice.
IMA believes all people are children of God and thus deserve to lead healthy and productive lives.

The founding members of IMA, Protestant Churches and church-based organizations, chose to be intentionally ecumenical to provide health services and to build healthy communities around the world.
We can do more together than alone; that spirit of joint action remains foundational to IMA today. IMA believes the core ecumenical imperatives are unity and respect for all faiths and traditions.

Mission statement

To build healthier communities by collaborating with key partners to serve vulnerable people.

Statement of faith

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Relief and Development

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating34 of 10777 of 82
Fund acquisition rating64 of 10783 of 82
Resource allocation rating147 of 107817 of 82
Asset utilization rating168 of 107719 of 82

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$11,393,331$10,099,763$13,258,420$15,306,568$15,965,535
Short-term investments$1,267,232$1,122,033$1,050,566$1,009,147$931,580
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$22,835,702$27,546,421$25,899,196$26,985,027$24,290,044
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$1,012,429$868,044$947,426$1,060,844$1,174,833
Other long-term assets$3,620,986$2,580,999$7,389,125$3,355,149$7,860,268
Total long-term assets$4,633,415$3,449,043$8,336,551$4,415,993$9,035,101
Total assets$27,469,117$30,995,464$34,235,747$31,401,020$33,325,145
Payables and accrued expenses$5,042,814$9,418,752$9,452,623$7,982,544$10,733,833
Other current liabilities$7,902,126$15,132,604$15,368,513$17,139,612$16,514,380
Total current liabilities$12,944,940$24,551,356$24,821,136$25,122,156$27,248,213
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$2,414,640$1,289,722$1,353,227$1,389,546$1,161,578
Total long-term liabilities$4,657,609$1,289,722$1,353,227$1,389,546$1,161,578
Total liabilities$17,602,549$25,841,078$26,174,363$26,511,702$28,409,791
Net assets20202019201820172016
Without donor restrictions$9,786,244$4,791,169$7,662,808$4,473,958$4,553,214
With donor restrictions$80,324$363,217$398,576$415,360$362,140
Net assets$9,866,568$5,154,386$8,061,384$4,889,318$4,915,354
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$80,291,536$73,771,479$94,076,487$97,154,101$100,068,224
Program service revenue$1,209,759$1,167,574$3,000$6,503$133,684
Membership dues$0$5,000$30,000$45,000$66,000
Investment income$42,976$48,714$51,797$72,087($17,845)
Other revenue($321,837)$429,769$683,553($172,343)($149,512)
Total other revenue$930,898$1,651,057$768,350($48,753)$32,327
Total revenue$81,222,434$75,422,536$94,844,837$97,105,348$100,100,551
Program services$70,236,605$68,506,193$83,822,881$89,210,304$92,841,143
Management and general$5,733,157$9,605,925$7,714,832$7,794,845$7,013,100
Total expenses$76,077,028$78,214,429$91,679,691$97,151,816$100,013,005
Change in net assets20202019201820172016
Surplus (deficit)$5,145,406($2,791,893)$3,165,146($46,468)$87,546
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$5,145,406($2,791,893)$3,165,146($46,468)$87,546


Amb Daniel V SpeckhaPresident & CEO$403,535
Richard SantosSenior Advisor (former)$246,066
Timothy McCullyExecutive VP Internal Relation$243,543
Joann TheysSR VP, Fin & Admin, CFO/Treasu$219,087
James CoxChief Operating Officer$215,743
Mary LinehanSenior Technical Advisor, Infe$200,603
Michael WattVP Internal Operations$188,194
Edward ByrdVP External Relations & Engage$187,833
Roberto FloresChief Financial Officer$180,894
Allyson P BearVP International Programs$180,211
Frederick KellettManaging Director, Impact Inve$179,661
Dawn ButcherAssociate VP Human Resources$168,855
Shelly TalcottSr Dir, Trans & Spec Initiativ$146,579
Emily SollieSR DIR Executive Communication$143,188
Cheri KaseChief Information Officer$130,618

Compensation data as of: 9/30/2020

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