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Family Legacy Missions International

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three stars

83.82

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

Board Leadership
William Britt
Chair

CEO
Mario Zandstra
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.82 three stars
  Financial 78.57 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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.

Financial

two stars

78.57

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
88.5%
  Administrative Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.19
  Program Expenses Growth < 0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 66.4%
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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Family Legacy Missions International (TX) 83.82 three stars
Asha for Education (CA) 98.59 four stars
Kidsave (CA) 92.68 four stars
Kids Alive International (IN) 99.51 four stars
The Global Orphan Project (MO) 93.24 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $24,469,091
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $24,469,091
   Program Service Revenue $1,221,124
Total Primary Revenue $25,690,215
   Other Revenue $166,440
TOTAL REVENUE $25,856,655
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $22,091,337
   Administrative Expenses $2,309,771
   Fundraising Expenses $583,208
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $24,984,316
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $872,339
   
Net Assets $4,632,999

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
Short-Term Missions Program $14,288,030 64.7%
Christian Academies in Zambia $4,398,646 19.9%
Tree of Life Children's Village $2,847,181 12.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 04/01/2021 83.82 three stars
2018-12 05/01/2020 82.75 three stars
2017-12 07/01/2019 89.22 three stars
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$296,112 1.18% Mario Zandstra President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Family Legacy Missions International (TX) 83.82 three stars
Alliance for Children Everywhere (WA) 89.48 three stars
Coptic Orphans (VA) 94.20 four stars
Tanzanian Children's Fund (MA) 95.93 four stars
Human Development Foundation of North America (IL) 92.95 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

William Britt
Chair

CEO

Mario Zandstra
President, CEO

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