MEBO is a 501(c)(3) organization and a member of the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA) in good standing. Contributions to MEBO represent the combined efforts of the Western Church and the Global Church – the gifts of individual donors, foundations and churches making up a significant part of a diversified funding stream – and are stewarded carefully to support the ministry of our partners on the ground in the Middle East.
MEBO operates well below the standard percentage for operations to support a non-profit. MEBO supports the following family of ministries within Thimar-LSESD: The Arab Baptist Theological Seminary (ABTS), the Dar Manhal Al Hayat (DMAH) publishing house, Beirut Baptist School (BBS), the SKILD Center (Smart Kids with Individual Learning Differences), Salt & Light, and MERATH (Middle East Revive and Thrive).
Copies of our annual report, IRS form 990 or other information are available upon request.