Disaster Response Financial Reports

Donor Accountability and Transparency for LCMS Disaster Response Donations


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Breakdown of Gifts Received for Disaster Relief Work


Total: $9,765,551.51

As of August 21, 2017 through January 31, 2018 (Unaudited)




Disaster Response - Where Needed Most — 16.648% ($1,625,748.36)

Earthquake Response Only — 0.037% ($3,597.38)

Fire/Wildfires Response Only — 0.393% ($38,401.56)

Flood Response Only — 0.228% ($22,304.27)

Hurricane Response - Where Needed Most — 36.995% ($3,612,792.18)

Hurricane Maria (Puerto Rico) Only — 4.101% ($400,527.10)

Hurricane Harvey (TX, LA) Only — 33.015% ($3,224,050.53)

Hurricane Irma (FL) Only — 2.583% ($252,196.70

Disaster-related fund raising and donor care (per BOD policy) — 6.000% ($585,933.07)

 


LCMS Disaster Response Financial Reports

 Financial Report – Aug. 21, 2017 through Dec. 31, 2017

 Financial Report — April 1, 2017, through Aug. 20, 2017

 Financial Report — Oct. 1, 2016, through March 31, 2017

 Financial Report — Aug. 15, 2016, through Sept. 30, 2016

 Financial Report — Jan. 1, 2016, through Aug. 14, 2016

 


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