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The organization known as His for Eternity Ministries, Inc. is
registered as a charitable organization with the state of Oregon. You
can see their listing online by searching on their name at:
Charitable Activities Section
The search results in the following information:
His for Eternity Ministries, Inc.
c/o Roger B. Slagel
3800 SW Cedar Hill Blvd., Ste. 265
Beaverton OR 97005 Registration #: 18124
IRS Code: 501(c)(3)
Phone: (503) 643 - 3000
Period: From: Jun 1, 2003 to: May 31, 2004
Category 149: Other instruction and training
Purpose: To start up a ACE school and a health clinic in a poverty area.
Total Revenue: $282,219.00
Program Service Expense: $263,876.00
Management Expense: $0.00
Fund Raising Expense: $0.00
Total Assets: $125,269.00
Additional information from the State of Oregon "Corporations" site is
Oregon Secretary of State Corporation Division Online Services
In particular, if you click on the link that says"
"Search the Business Registry Database"
you'll be taken to:
and searching on the organization's name leads to some additional information:
HIS FOR ETERNITY MINISTRIES, INC.
PRINCIPAL PLACE OF BUSINESS
17575 SW TV HWY SUITE 100
ALOHA OR 97006
ROGER B SLAGEL
3800 SW CEDAR HILLS BLVD STE 265
BEAVERTON OR 97005
THEODORE B FAVER
P O BOX 431692
SAN YSIDRO CA 92143
MARJORIE I FAVER
P O BOX 431692
SAN YSIDRO CA 92143
The site also includes a list of reports and filings that are
available through the State, including annual reports, and the
original corporate filing for His for Eternity (which may very well
contain organization by-laws -- you would need to contact the
Secretary of State's office to confirm this):
06-27-2003 ANNUAL REPORT
10-09-1991 NB AMENDMENT
10-10-1991 NB AMENDMENT
06-10-1991 NEW FILING
Information on ordering any or all of these reports can be found here:
Ordering Copies of Business Registration Documents
There are fees for obtaining copies, but they are relatively modest
(about $5.00 per document)
His for Eternity Ministries files what is known as a Form 990 with the
IRS -- these are forms that many charitable organizations are required
to file. The forms are publicly available through a group known as
Guidestar provides summary information for listed organizations,
including actual copies of the Form 990's. The information for His
for Eternity Ministries can be seen at:
Some excerpts from the summary information are:
HIS FOR ETERNITY MINISTRIES INC
3800 S W CedarHills Blvd Ste 265
Beaverton, OR 97005
Provide a center for severely handicapped children in Mexico to
include schooling, medicine, lodging, food, and physical therapy as
This organization files an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ. It is a 501(c)(03)
Financial Snapshot for Fiscal Year Ending 2003
How to Help
This organization is seeking funds from contributions and grants.
These funds will be used for unrestricted operating expenses and
Note that on the left hand side of page are links to more detailed information:
Mission & Programs
Goals & Results
Board of Directors
You can click on any of these for additional information (but you'll
have to sign up for free registration at Guidestar) -- I've included
some excerpts below:
Mission and Programs [NOTE -- Even though this is the mission
statement for His for Eternity Ministries, the text refers to "Gabriel
House", which presumably is the name of their primary oepration in
Gabriel House grew out of the need in Mexico, For a program to help
the severely handicapped children that were trapped in very poor
families to have a center that would provide them with the necessary
means to live as dignified a life as possible. The children that live
in Gabriel House have every need that they have met, that is
physically possible for our center to provide...
...Gabriel House provides two teachers that teach 18 children from
very wide learning capabilities. We provide very specific needed
medicines for 9 of the children in our care. We have to pay for
hospitalization when ever it is needed. We feed 22 children and 14
staff, three meals a day. We are currently renting a facility, but
would like to buy a facility for the children. Our association is in
the children's names. It is registered with the Government of Mexico
and has full legal right to own property. We provide diapers for 19 of
our 22 children. Gabriel house has taken on the responsibility to
completely raise and fund 22 handicapped children.
...Our home has gotten national recognition, both in the U S and
Mexico. Fox News did a documentory on our home in November of 2000.
The National Newspaper of Mexico did a front page article on our home
We have found some of our children in horrible conditions. One of our
boys was locked in an animal cage for 7 years. 4 of our girls who are
completely helpless, due to muscular disease, have been sexually
assaulted. the plight of these type children in the third world is
extremely dangerous we need help to make a difference...
Chief Executive Information
Name: Ted Faver
Profile: Ted Faver, Director, Is the co-founder and on-site director
for Gabriel House Rehabilitation center
Mr. Faver recieved his Bachelor of science in Education from Western
Baptist College in Salem Oregon.
He and his wife who has completed her schooling for her R N, came to
Mexico after retiring from the military. While serving in the
community at a small health clinic,
the Favers noticed a problem that the families with handicapped
children were having. And began trying to make a difference. They now
have a Center that serves 22 profoundly handicapped children and
employs 14 full time staff.
Comments from the organization
Our income was so small for the first 5 years that we only had to
submit a letter of earnings to the IRS. They required nothing else.
This passed year since we have become a lisensed
Home in Mexico, our need has grown considerably and we are having to
report much higher levels of income to the IRS....
Board of Directors
James Peevey, Vice chair
Marjorie Faver, Secretary treasure
Cheyl Baker, 2nd vice chair
Jonathan Ramberg, Board member
The reports to the IRS referenced above are the Form 990's available
at the Guidestar site. You should review this document in its
entirety (by clicking on the relevant link), but I have included some
His for Eternity Ministries
Form 990 -- 2003
25. Compensation of officers, directors [left blank -- apparently
they are not compensated ]
26. Other salaries and wages -- $52,635
33. Supplies -- $101,108
Expenses were listed as:
Provided housing, meals, special education, and health care for 33
disabled children -- $252,761
Implemented worship services and church support for wokers and community -- $3,395
Statement 3 lists Officers, Directors, Trustees and Key Employees:
[The actual statement includes contact information which is not included here]
All of the above are listed as "Directors".
Lastly, there is a brief mention of the work done by this organization at:
His For Eternity Ministries Inc....
His For Eternity Ministries is a registered, non-profit organization
located in Baja California, Mexico. The Orphanage includes two homes
for children, a small hospital/clinic , spiritual guidence community
outreach services. Care for handicapped and disabled children in their
home - Care for other children, ranging from severely malnourished to
homeless. This is not a welfare agency, nor do we receive state funds
for the care of these children.
In sum, His for Eternity Ministries appears to be a relatively
small-scale charitable organization registered in Oregon and working
primarily with severly handicapped children in Mexico.
As I mentioned earlier, just let me know if you need any additional information.
search strategy: Used bookmarked sites for information on
corporations and non-profit organizations.