Annual Information Statement 2017
Africa Inland Mission Ltd.
Section A: Charity Information
Other names charity is known by (such as trading name):
- Africa Inland Mission;
- former legal name: Africa Inland Mission International (Australia) Inc. (discontinued in 2018)
- trading name (registered 2000) AIM International; (trading names discontinue in 2023.)
Basic Religious Charity:
Section B: Activities
Did the charity operate in the 2017 reporting period?
Description of charity's activities and outcomes:
This charity is about mobilising people, prayer and resources to help reach African people groups with the good news of Jesus Christ, and make His disciples. In the report year, 25 workers from Australia served full-term in Africa, including 4 new workers going to unreached people groups (UPGs) in 2016-17. Australians work among 12 African UPGs. About 741 people and 94 churches in Australia financially supported the ministry in the year, and increase of 1.5% and 38% respectively. This includes missionary, project and ministry financial support. More than 1,000 people support the ministry in prayer. Resources include www.PrayAfrica.org. The Australian organisation also oversees and coordinates mobilising entities in the Asia-Pacific including Hong Kong and New Zealand. See www.aimint.org/ap. This organisation is transitioning to a company limited by guarantee in 2017-18 in Australia..
Overseas communities or charities
- Overseas communities or charities
- People in rural/regional/remote communities
- Our ministry assists Australian Christians and churches to reach out to and engage with African ethnic people groups, living in Africa or around the world. Our priority is for African people groups unreached with the Christian message.
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2017 reporting period:
- New South Wales
- South Australia
- Western Australia
- Other Countries
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2018 period?
Section C: Human Resources
- Full time employees: 21
- Part time employees: 2
- Casual employees: 0
- Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 0
- Estimated number of volunteers: 22
Section D: Finance
Charity's 2017 reporting period:
1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017
Accounting method used in the 2017 reporting period:
Income Statement summary
Donations and bequests:
Revenue from providing goods or services:
Revenue from government including grants:
Revenue from investments:
Other income (for example, gains):
Grants and donations made for use in Australia:
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia:
Balance Sheet Extract
Section E: Annual report
Section F: Reporting to state or territory regulators
Is the charity an incorporated association?
Select the state/territory and enter the incorporated association number:
NSW incorporated association number: Y1658604
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
Select the state/territory where the charity intends to fundraise in the 2018 reporting period:
NSW fundraising number: 16981