Love Always

Day in and day out, women like Kerline are extending God’s constant, never-failing, always-persevering love to their families and communities.

And we can do the same.

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*Based on the average investment per client served in the HOPE network in 2017.

Kerline Jean Louise, restaurant owner & caterer

Financial accountability

HOPE is committed to wise stewardship of every donation we receive. Our commitment to stewardship and our success in this area have been demonstrated in our Charity Navigator ratings, our Excellence in Giving Transparency certification, and our Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA) membership.

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Expense mix

In 2016, HOPE used 81.8 cents of every dollar to directly serve clients through microfinance and savings programs around the world.

HOPE Expenses Mix

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Give By Mail

Donations via check or money order may be sent to:

HOPE International
227 Granite Run Drive, Suite 250
Lancaster, PA 17601

Please make donations payable to "HOPE International" and indicate any special designations on the memo line of your check.


Is my gift tax-deductible?

Yes. HOPE International is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All gifts to HOPE International are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.

How can I donate to HOPE?

You can donate online by going to HOPE’s secure donations page, or you can send a check made payable to HOPE International to 227 Granite Run Drive, Suite 250, Lancaster, PA 17601. Online donation options include credit card and Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT). EFT provides a convenient way for donors to make a monthly donation to HOPE, withdrawing funds from a bank account of your choosing on the same day each month. Click here to donate online now.

HOPE also accepts gifts in-kind. Contact the finance department by emailing for more information.

Why does HOPE allocate 10 percent of my gift for administrative expenses?

HOPE International makes sound stewardship a priority. We have received Charity Navigator’s top four-star rating 11 years in a row—something only 1 percent of U.S. nonprofits achieve—and are a member of the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability. To best steward HOPE’s resources, it is our board-approved policy to reserve the right to allocate 10 percent of all designated gifts toward administrative expenses.

How much of my contribution goes directly to program costs?

HOPE spends less than 20 percent of its funds on general and administrative expenses and fundraising. HOPE is a member of the prestigious Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA) and has been consistently recognized by Charity Navigator as an excellent steward of donor resources. Having received Charity Navigator’s top four-star rating 11 years in a row, HOPE is in the top 1 percent of nonprofits nationwide in terms of resource management.

How is HOPE funded?

The main sources of HOPE’s funding are individuals, churches, private or family foundations, and the Homes for Hope program. HOPE does not solicit government funding. See our Form 990 for details.