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Financials & Accountability

Holt adheres to the highest standards of financial integrity

Last year, Holt donors helped 288,405 children and families in 14 countries

When you give to Holt International, you invest in the life of a child. You empower a family to succeed. And you help seek a world where every child has a secure, loving home.  

As your partner in this mission, and as the steward of your gift, we stand committed to accomplishing what you have entrusted us to do in the most effective and efficient way possible. To best serve the children and families in our programs, we maintain consistently low administration and fundraising expenses.

As a nonprofit organization that is exempt from federal taxation, we hold ourselves accountable to you, those we serve, and ultimately to God.

We don’t take this lightly.That’s why we practice transparency in every level of our finances. You have access to our most recently published Annual Reports, Financial Audits and Federal Tax Returns (IRS Form 990) below. You are always welcome to contact us with any questions or concerns.

 Program Highlights from Last Year

  • 25,675 children and young adults attended school on full or partial scholarships, including support to study from home or safely at school during the pandemic
  • 19,082 children received nutritional support, including emergency food during citywide lockdowns due to COVID-19
  • 6,835 children living in orphanages or foster families received food, clothing, medical care, advocacy and safe places to live
  • 433 children joined adoptive families either in their country of birth or in the U.S.
  • 50 percent of children who joined adoptive families internationally had medical or developmental special needs

Financial Reports

In an effort to practice financial transparency, Holt makes public its Annual Reports, Annual Audits and IRS Forms 990.

Annual Report

Annual Audit

IRS Form 990

The following disclosures are required by these states:

FL-A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the division of Consumer Services by calling toll-free, within the state 1-800 HELP-FLA. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval or recommendation.

KS-Holt is registered in the state of Kansas under charitable organization number 208-748-4SO. An annual financial statement has been filed with the Secretary of State.

MD-Documents and information under the Maryland charitable organizations laws can be obtained from the Secretary of State for the cost of postage and copies. MNRegistration number 28302.

NY-A copy of the latest annual report may be obtained from the organization or from the Office of Charities Registration, Department of State, 162 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12231.

OK-Annual report may be obtained from the Oklahoma Tax Commission.

PA-The official registration and financial information of Holt International Children’s Services, Inc. may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free, within Pennsylvania, (800) 732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.

VA-Financial statements are available from the State Division of Consumer Affairs.

WA-Holt is registered in the state of Washington. You may call the Secretary of State, toll-free, at (800) 332-4483.

WV-Residents may obtain a summary of the registration and financial documents from the Secretary of State, State Capitol, Charleston, WV 25305. Registration does not imply endorsement. Financial statement is available.

All gifts are used as designated. However, in the unlikely event that a project becomes overfunded, your gift will be applied to a similar project in need. A copy of the latest financial report and registration may be obtained by writing to Holt International, P.O. Box 2880, Eugene, OR 97402.

Holt International qualifies as a tax-exempt, non-profit organization under IRS code 501(c)(3). Consistent with Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) guidance, we allocate a portion of our fundraising costs to our programs.

Contributions to Holt are tax deductible if you itemize.

Holt is registered as a private voluntary organization with the U.S. Agency for International Development.

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