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Religion : Religious Activities

Ariel Ministries

Intensive Bible Teaching from a Messianic Jewish Perspective

87.10

PO Box 792507 San Antonio, TX 78279
tel: (210) 344-7707   Web Site
EIN: 74-1930400

Board Leadership
Clifford Hogue, Jr.
Board Chair/

CEO
Arnold G. Fruchtenbaum
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.10
  Financial 89.63
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00
This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Ariel Ministries was created to evangelize and disciple our Jewish brethren. Today, Ariel Ministries has plunged directly into the mainstream of Jewish missions by combining the two key areas of evangelism and discipleship, with a heavy emphasis on Bible theology and doctrine. We seek to develop a balanced program of reaching out to others, as we grow in maturity ourselves. And, today, there are thousands upon thousands of Jewish Christians eager to live well-balanced lives.

Ariel Ministries was created to evangelize and disciple our Jewish brethren. Today, Ariel Ministries has plunged directly into the mainstream of Jewish missions by combining the two key areas of evangelism and discipleship, with a heavy emphasis on Bible theology and doctrine. We seek to develop a balanced program of reaching out to others, as we grow in maturity ourselves. And, today, there are thousands upon thousands of Jewish Christians eager to live well-balanced lives.

Financial

89.63

Accountability & Transparency

85.00

This rating was published 10/01/2021 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)
78.3%
  Administrative Expenses 14.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.32
  Program Expenses Growth -1.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ariel Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ariel Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ariel Ministries (TX) 87.10
Interfaith Alliance Foundation (DC) 87.69
Edgar Cayce's A.R.E. (VA) 89.39
United Religions Initiative (CA) 90.95
Khyentse Foundation (CA) 89.39

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,648,549
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,648,549
   Program Service Revenue $111,883
Total Primary Revenue $1,760,432
   Other Revenue $127,731
TOTAL REVENUE $1,888,163
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,615,115
   Administrative Expenses $335,358
   Fundraising Expenses $153,056
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,103,529
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-215,366
   
Net Assets $2,985,851

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
Evangelizing $996,947 61.7%
Camp Shoshanah $617,268 38.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 10/01/2021 87.10
2018-12 05/01/2020 78.53
2017-12 12/01/2019 70.31
2017-12 06/01/2019 59.19
2016-12 06/01/2018 58.03
2015-12 08/01/2017 54.55
2015-12 06/01/2017 54.02
2014-12 06/01/2016 17.17
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 17.17
2013-12 08/01/2015 18.60
2012-12 03/01/2014 18.60
2011-12 12/01/2013 17.53

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

EIN 74-1930400
Name in IRS Master File ARIEL MINISTRIES
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 (7) Evangelism
(29) Other religious activities
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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, 1977
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
$54,641 2.59% Arnold G. Fruchtenbaum Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ariel Ministries (TX) 87.10
Khyentse Foundation (CA) 89.39
Hindu American Foundation (DC) 89.67
Interfaith Alliance Foundation (DC) 87.69
United Religions Initiative (CA) 90.95

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Charity Contact Info

Ariel Ministries
PO Box 792507
San Antonio, TX 78279
tel: (210) 344-7707
fax: (210) 344-1114
EIN: 74-1930400

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Board Leadership

Clifford Hogue, Jr.
Board Chair/

CEO

Arnold G. Fruchtenbaum
Chief Executive Officer

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