Group Cares

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Group Cares is the 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization behind Group Mission Trips, working with and helping communities across the United States and the world since 1990.

Our short-term mission trips are designed to partner with communities and volunteers through service to the elderly, homeless, low-income, and areas affected by natural disasters. Since our beginning, nearly half a million people have racked up millions of volunteer hours serving people in need through our three unique mission trip experiences.

Contact information

Mailing address:
Group Cares
1001-A E Harmony Rd #459
Fort Collins, CO 80525


Phone: 1-844-258-9616

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 841157651

CEO/President: Tim Gilmour


Board size: 5


Ruling year: 1991

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: No

Member of ECFA since:


Group Cares serves people worldwide through donations of money, time and effort. Our meaningful ministries include domestic and international Group Mission Trips and the Red Shirt Fund which make a difference in thousands of lives each year.

Mission statement

We work hard to bring meaningful service to the communities we serve. Since our beginning, nearly a half-million Group Mission Trips participants have racked up over 14 million volunteer hours serving people in need. Through donations of time, money, and effort, Group Cares has been able to help thousands worldwide.

Statement of faith

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Community Development

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating593 of 102442 of 81
Fund acquisition rating982 of 102778 of 81
Resource allocation rating578 of 102744 of 81
Asset utilization rating125 of 10246 of 81

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$453,905$3,474,141$3,661,659$3,956,951$4,455,525
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$811,433$3,561,798$3,684,437$4,691,594$4,819,952
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$131,943$190,316$248,688$119,782$19,760
Other long-term assets$10,250$10,250$10,250$0$0
Total long-term assets$142,193$200,566$258,938$119,782$19,760
Total assets$953,626$3,762,364$3,943,375$4,811,376$4,839,712
Payables and accrued expenses$440,443$103,615$130,142$575,317$6,940
Other current liabilities$1,584,855$4,182,899$4,245,975$4,703,969$5,294,577
Total current liabilities$2,025,298$4,286,514$4,376,117$5,279,286$5,301,517
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$684,900$0$0$48,830$39,144
Total long-term liabilities$684,900$550,000$325,000$323,830$39,144
Total liabilities$2,710,198$4,836,514$4,701,117$5,603,116$5,340,661
Net assets20202019201820172016
Without donor restrictions($1,799,372)($1,076,621)($761,742)($794,720)($532,599)
With donor restrictions$42,800$2,471$4,000$2,980$31,650
Net assets($1,756,572)($1,074,150)($757,742)($791,740)($500,949)
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$276,867$67,289$672,946$711,110$752,391
Program service revenue$842,269$5,525,861$6,685,412$7,241,334$7,951,772
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$534$14,461$16,095$10,892$3,572
Other revenue$323,407$10,326$216,085$47,609$18,738
Total other revenue$1,166,210$5,550,648$6,917,592$7,299,835$7,974,082
Total revenue$1,443,077$5,617,937$7,590,538$8,010,945$8,726,473
Program services$1,653,018$5,246,313$6,821,436$7,109,129$6,887,727
Management and general$290,322$408,286$492,084$764,606$830,099
Total expenses$2,125,499$5,934,345$7,556,540$8,301,736$8,237,194
Change in net assets20202019201820172016
Surplus (deficit)($682,422)($316,408)$33,998($290,791)$489,279
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets($682,422)($316,408)$33,998($290,791)$489,279


Tim GilmourPresident$179,719
Jeff ThompsonVice President$138,245
Jason LabueDirector of Digital$113,360

Compensation data as of: 12/31/2020

Response from ministry

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The information below was provided to MinistryWatch by the ministry itself. It was last updated 6/7/2022. To update the information below, please email: [email protected]


Program accomplishments

517,201 mission trip participants
15,643,392 service hours
56,341 residents served through home repair projects
4,500 organizations served through community service projects