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Ransomed Heart Ministries

Love God Live Free

three stars

83.58

4965 North 30th Street Colorado Springs, CO 80919
tel: (719) 884-8111   Web Site
EIN: 84-1535770

Board Leadership
John Eldredge
Board Chair

CEO
John Eldredge
President, Founder

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.58 three stars
  Financial 86.65 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

At Ransomed Heart, our mission is simple, but powerful. We desire to recover the treasure of the Gospel, transform the lives of men and women, and teach men and women to walk with God while living it ourselves. We also desire to equip men to rescue others, provide ongoing nourishment, and show the way to new wineskins. Our hope is to change the face of Christianity.

At Ransomed Heart, our mission is simple, but powerful. We desire to recover the treasure of the Gospel, transform the lives of men and women, and teach men and women to walk with God while living it ourselves. We also desire to equip men to rescue others, provide ongoing nourishment, and show the way to new wineskins. Our hope is to change the face of Christianity.

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Financial

three stars

86.65

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
73.3%
  Administrative Expenses 16.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.07
  Program Expenses Growth 13.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ransomed Heart Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ransomed Heart Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ransomed Heart Ministries (CO) 83.58 three stars
Rocketown of Middle Tennessee (TN) 87.72 three stars
CBMC (TN) 87.85 three stars
Youth for Christ, Miami (FL) 89.23 three stars
Fellowship of Companies for Christ International (GA) 91.86 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,083,657
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,083,657
   Program Service Revenue $1,072,931
Total Primary Revenue $4,156,588
   Other Revenue $378,035
TOTAL REVENUE $4,534,623
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,346,312
   Administrative Expenses $562,624
   Fundraising Expenses $485,412
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,394,348
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $140,275
   
Net Assets $4,261,365

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Promoting God's Message $3,346,312 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 83.58 three stars
2017-12 12/21/2018 80.23 three stars
2016-12 09/01/2018 68.91 one star
2016-12 03/01/2018 64.54 one star
2015-12 12/01/2017 65.73 one star
2015-12 12/01/2016 61.09 one star
2014-12 06/01/2016 57.81 one star
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 58.41 one star
2013-12 06/01/2015 59.31 one star
2012-12 12/01/2013 60.70 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 84-1535770
Name in IRS Master File RANSOMED HEART MINISTRIES
NTEE Code X83
NTEE Classification Religious Printing, Publishing
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date May, 2001
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$155,082 3.52% John Eldredge President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$207,839 4.72% Brad Beck Executive Director
$175,128 3.98% Morgan Snyder Employee
$173,442 3.94% Jon Dale Employee
$167,711 3.81% Allen Arnold Employee

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ransomed Heart Ministries (CO) 83.58 three stars
Center for Action and Contemplation (NM) 87.00 three stars
Youth For Christ of Northern Indiana (IN) 88.56 three stars
Man in the Mirror (FL) 87.62 three stars
Desire Street Ministries (GA) 94.60 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Ransomed Heart Ministries
4965 North 30th Street
Colorado Springs, CO 80919
tel: (719) 884-8111
EIN: 84-1535770

Mail donations to:
PO Box 51065
Colorado Springs, CO 80949

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Board Leadership

John Eldredge
Board Chair

CEO

John Eldredge
President, Founder

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