International Friendships, Inc.

Columbus, OH

Founded: 1979

Tel: (614) 294-2434


Top LeaderMr. Richard Mendola

Donor Contact: Sage Shahid

Member Since: March 3, 1994

Financial Data

   Cash Donations $3,056,673
   Noncash Donations $16,870
   Other Revenue $266,112
   Total Revenue $3,339,655
   Total Expenses $3,186,661
Excess (or Deficit)
   for the Year
Other $412
Total Change
   in Net Assets
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Total Assets $2,640,034
Total Liabilities $407,324
Net Assets $2,232,710
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International students often struggle with culture shock, stress, and loneliness when leaving their homes to study in the US. International Friendships, Inc. (IFI) is a national organization partnering with local churches, universities, and volunteers to provide life-changing hospitality and friendship to international students. We work strategically to make the world feel at home and extend God’s love globally — right where we are. Our mission is to extend life-changing hospitality and friendship to international students out of reverence for Jesus.

God has allowed IFI to serve and train some of the finest students from all over the world to bring the gospel back to their homeland. It's a strategic way of blessing the nations. Check out our website for more details!
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