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Family Legacy Missions International

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four stars

90.71

5005 West Royal Lane Suite 252
Irving, TX 75063
tel: (972) 620-2020   Web Site
EIN: 75-2897392

Board Leadership
Will Britt
Chairman

CEO
Mario Zandstra
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.71 four stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Family Legacy is a faith-based, Christian, God-led organization that exists to glorify God by empowering vulnerable children in Zambia to live out their God given potential. We do this by engaging more than 10,000 individuals and families from around the world with God's heart for these children, face-to-face and heart-to-heart, through the power of God's word, quality education and residential care.

With over 15,000 Zambian children attending one of our private Legacy Academy schools, Family Legacy is not an orphanage or a missionary organization or an economic development organization. We are a unique NGO focused on caring for orphaned and vulnerable/at-risk Zambian children on a variety of levels, and are guided by our faith in that calling.

Family Legacy is a faith-based, Christian, God-led organization that exists to glorify God by empowering vulnerable children in Zambia to live out their God given potential. We do this by engaging more than 10,000 individuals and families from around the world with God's heart for these children, face-to-face and heart-to-heart, through the power of God's word, quality education and residential care.

With over 15,000 Zambian children attending one of our private Legacy Academy schools, Family Legacy is not an orphanage or a missionary organization or an economic development organization. We are a unique NGO focused on caring for orphaned and vulnerable/at-risk Zambian children on a variety of levels, and are guided by our faith in that calling.

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Financial

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
92.3%
  Administrative Expenses 3.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.11
  Program Expenses Growth 10.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 70.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Family Legacy Missions International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Family Legacy Missions International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Family Legacy Missions International (TX) 90.71 four stars
United Palestinian Appeal (DC) 96.46 four stars
Children of Promise (IN) 86.56 three stars
Children of Armenia Fund (NY) 92.35 four stars
Tanzanian Children's Fund (MA) 94.78 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $23,104,722
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $206,857
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $23,311,579
   Program Service Revenue $1,046,450
Total Primary Revenue $24,358,029
   Other Revenue $-369
TOTAL REVENUE $24,357,660
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $22,039,896
   Administrative Expenses $1,031,223
   Fundraising Expenses $1,089,713
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $24,160,832
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $196,828
   
Net Assets $2,471,500

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
Orphan Relief Program $14,024,131 63.6%
Mission Campaigns in Zambia $4,203,066 19.1%
Construction on a Children's Village $3,330,878 15.1%

Ratings History
Family Legacy Missions International has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 09/01/2017 90.71 four stars
2015-12 10/01/2016 90.71 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.38 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 95.09 four stars
2014-12 11/01/2015 91.24 four stars
2013-12 11/01/2014 96.04 four stars
2013-12 09/01/2014 95.13 four stars
2012-12 07/01/2014 85.97 three stars
2012-12 10/01/2013 83.24 three stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 72.84 two stars

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

EIN 75-2897392
Name in IRS Master File FAMILY LEGACY MISSIONS INTERNATIONAL
NTEE Code X20
NTEE Classification Christian
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Religious 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 September, 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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$206,587 0.85% Greer Kendall President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Family Legacy Missions International (TX) 90.71 four stars
Hands and Feet Project (TN) 94.34 four stars
World Vision (WA) 86.15 three stars
OneSky (CA) 92.63 four stars
Help the Helpless (MN) 94.74 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Family Legacy Missions International
5005 West Royal Lane
Suite 252
Irving, TX 75063
tel: (972) 620-2020
EIN: 75-2897392

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Board Leadership

Will Britt
Chairman

CEO

Mario Zandstra
President, CEO

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