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America's Keswick

Where God speaks to hearts and transforms lives

88.70

601 Route 530 Whiting, NJ 08759
tel: (800) 453-7942   Web Site
EIN: 21-0715335

Board Leadership
Howard Bateman
Chair

CEO
Bill Welte
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.70
  Financial 86.17
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00
This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

86.17

Accountability & Transparency

92.00

This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
71.6%
  Administrative Expenses 22.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.15
  Program Expenses Growth 14.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 26.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by America's Keswick on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by America's Keswick on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
America's Keswick (NJ) 88.70
Village Missions (OR) 85.27
Vision New England (ME) 90.70
West Michigan Youth for Christ (MI) 92.52
Desire Street Ministries (GA) 89.45

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The purpose of America's Keswick is to model and teach Biblical victorious living in Christ Jesus, to provide an environment in which Biblical life transformation takes place and to foster active personal involvement in the local church. America's Keswick is a multi-generational, cross-cultural ministry where biblical teaching and worship lead to deeper personal relationships with Jesus Christ and transform lives. We serve people with excellence through addiction recovery, conferences, retreats and outreach.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,467,856
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $45,070
   Fundraising Events $43,504
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,556,430
   Program Service Revenue $1,846,062
Total Primary Revenue $4,402,492
   Other Revenue $359,974
TOTAL REVENUE $4,762,466
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,258,328
   Administrative Expenses $760,223
   Fundraising Expenses $246,858
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,265,409
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $497,057
   
Net Assets $4,710,943

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
Bible Conferences $2,668,104 81.9%
Residential Addiction Recovery Programs $590,224 18.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 12/01/2016 88.70
2014-12 06/01/2016 85.96
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 88.33
2013-12 06/01/2015 87.15
2012-12 12/20/2013 75.21
2011-12 12/01/2012 76.00

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

EIN 21-0715335
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAS KESWICK
NTEE Code X20
NTEE Classification Christian
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (29) Other religious 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 July, 1929
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$130,293 3.05% William Welte President, CEO

The purpose of America's Keswick is to model and teach Biblical victorious living in Christ Jesus, to provide an environment in which Biblical life transformation takes place and to foster active personal involvement in the local church. America's Keswick is a multi-generational, cross-cultural ministry where biblical teaching and worship lead to deeper personal relationships with Jesus Christ and transform lives. We serve people with excellence through addiction recovery, conferences, retreats and outreach.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
America's Keswick (NJ) 88.70
CBMC (TN) 86.57
Officers' Christian Fellowship (CO) 94.41
Mile High Ministries (CO) 85.83
Independent Catholic Foundation for the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown (PA) 92.31

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Charity Contact Info

America's Keswick
601 Route 530
Whiting, NJ 08759
tel: (800) 453-7942
EIN: 21-0715335

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Board Leadership

Howard Bateman
Chair

CEO

Bill Welte
President, CEO

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