In My Backyard

Offering a hand to extend the branch of hope to our neighbors in our backyard, the global community. With love we embrace the world.

aka IMBY   |   Raleigh, NC   |  www.imbackyard.org

Mission

In My BackYard (IMBY) is an aspiring global humanitarian Christian based organization. Through our partners and network, IMBY aims to deliver assistance to arears of need around the world and within the USA irrespective of ethnicity, political affiliation or religious persuasion. By initiative or partnering with communities, organization and individuals, IMBY strives to provide assistance with children, water provision, sanitation and hygiene, disaster assistance, community health awareness, medical evacuations and veterans

Ruling year info

2017

President

Jerome Gayle

Vice President

Dave Spence

Main address

PO Box 98131

Raleigh, NC 27624 USA

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EIN

81-2962816

NTEE code info

Community, Neighborhood Development, Improvement (S20)

Religious Media, Communications Organizations (X80)

Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution (L12)

IRS filing requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-N.

Communication

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Programs and results

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Our programs

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

The Congo

As a result of the what has been called the Great African War over 4,000,000 children were displaced as a result of parents lost during the conflict. 63% of these children also live in some of the poorest conditions known to man.
This means the following:
They can’t afford school
Die of starvation
Lack of adequate shelter
Lack of proper clothing
End up in prostitution
IMBY tries to send monthly donations to the orphans in the town of Bunyakiri in South Kivu to assist orphans with schooling and food.

Population(s) Served

India is the world's largest democracy, a global center of technology and finance, the country with some of the largest cities in the world - Delhi and Mumbai. But despite its exponential rate of economic growth, millions of children are being left behind.
IMBY sends monthly donations to the pattern Education school in Manipur India to assist orphans with schooling and food.

Population(s) Served

The In My BackYard (IMBY) ministry is a non-profit organization which partner’s with communities, organizations and individuals, to impact the following areas: Children in need, water sanitation and hygiene education, disaster response, community health awareness, medical evacuation and Veterans.
IMBY goes to Kenya with it's Hydromissions drilling system to improve the quality of life by providing clean well water and sanitation in the town of Nakaru Kenya

Population(s) Served

Computer literacy is the ability to use computers and related technology efficiently it also refer to the comfort level someone has with using computer programs and other applications that are associated with computers. Children from low-income homes in North Carolina need training to advance technologically and meet the high demands of school and workplace. IMBY aims to deliver computers to schools in the low income areas within the state of North Carolina

Population(s) Served

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Financials

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In My Backyard

Board of directors
as of 12/18/2019
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board co-chair

Jerome Gayle

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Term: 2016 -


Board co-chair

Stacy Gayle

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Term: 2017 - 2025

Adolph Daly

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Alvin Jnbaptiste

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Martha Ochako

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Rhonda Spence

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Stacy Gayle

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Isaac Ochako

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Madison Gayle

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Davia Spence

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Board leadership practices

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

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  • Board orientation and education
    Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations? Yes
  • CEO oversight
    Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year ? Yes
  • Board composition
    Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership? No
  • Board performance
    Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years? No

Organizational demographics

SOURCE: Self-reported; last updated 12/18/2019

Who works and leads organizations that serve our diverse communities? GuideStar partnered on this section with CHANGE Philanthropy and Equity in the Center.

Leadership

The organization's leader identifies as:

Race & ethnicity
Black/African American/African
Gender identity
Male
Sexual orientation
Heterosexual or Straight
Disability status
Person without a disability

The organization's co-leader identifies as:

Race & ethnicity
Black/African American/African
Gender identity
Male, Not Transgender (Cisgender)
Sexual orientation
Heterosexual or Straight
Disability status
Person without a disability

Race & ethnicity

Gender identity

 

Sexual orientation

Disability

No data

Equity strategies

Last updated: 12/18/2019

Policies and practices developed in partnership with Equity in the Center, a project that works to shift mindsets, practices, and systems within the social sector to increase racial equity. Learn more

Data
  • We employ non-traditional ways of gathering feedback on programs and trainings, which may include interviews, roundtables, and external reviews with/by community stakeholders.
  • We have long-term strategic plans and measurable goals for creating a culture such that one’s race identity has no influence on how they fare within the organization.
Policies and processes
  • We seek individuals from various race backgrounds for board and executive director/CEO positions within our organization.
  • We have community representation at the board level, either on the board itself or through a community advisory board.
  • We help senior leadership understand how to be inclusive leaders with learning approaches that emphasize reflection, iteration, and adaptability.
  • We engage everyone, from the board to staff levels of the organization, in race equity work and ensure that individuals understand their roles in creating culture such that one’s race identity has no influence on how they fare within the organization.