Financial Information

Buddhist Global Relief (BGR) is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization. Gifts are deductible to the full extent allowable under USA Internal Revenue Service (IRS) regulations.

We invite you to review the following financial documents:

IRS Determination Letter A letter from the USA IRS granting BGR status as a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit and tax-exempt organization.
IRS Form 990 Form 990 is an annual reporting return that tax-exempt organizations such as BGR must file with the IRS. It provides information on BGR’s mission, programs and finances. BGR's fiscal year ends on June 30th.
Financial Statements Reports by an independent auditing firm concerning the accuracy of the financial information and status of BGR.

Efficiency and Results

Since BGR is a mostly volunteer organization, our overhead is minimal. We rely on the generosity of our supporters not only for donations toward projects but also in-kind services.

2017-2018 Expenses by Category

2016-2017 Expenses by Category

2015-2016 Expenses by Category

Our Projects

BGR projects are designed to provide direct food aid to people afflicted by hunger and malnutrition, to promote ecologically sustainable agriculture, to support the education of girls and women, and to give women an opportunity to start right livelihood projects to support their families. This is a selection of nine of our current 29 projects. Please select "Current Projects" from the menu on the left to see them all.