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Interface Ministries

The Face of International Friendships

four stars

91.87

P.O. Box 450816 Atlanta, GA 31145
tel: (770) 934-7797   Web Site
EIN: 58-1970866

Board Leadership
Jan Wells
Chairwoman

CEO
James Paternoster
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.87 four stars
  Financial 89.23 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

InterFACE (iFace) Ministries is a nonprofit educational, Christian organization which networks international students and scholars with culturally sensitive Americans who enjoy cross-cultural friendships and the open exchange of ideas. Just as computers need to interface in order to communicate, we from around the world should be encouraged to connect with one another to learn more about our world and our Creator. International students can count on InterFACE to provide a wide variety of activities to satisfy their specialized interests.

InterFACE (iFace) Ministries is a nonprofit educational, Christian organization which networks international students and scholars with culturally sensitive Americans who enjoy cross-cultural friendships and the open exchange of ideas. Just as computers need to interface in order to communicate, we from around the world should be encouraged to connect with one another to learn more about our world and our Creator. International students can count on InterFACE to provide a wide variety of activities to satisfy their specialized interests.

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Financial

three stars

89.23

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
86.9%
  Administrative Expenses 11.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.71
  Program Expenses Growth -0.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Interface Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Interface Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Interface Ministries (GA) 91.87 four stars
DiscipleMakers (PA) 94.16 four stars
InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA (WI) 89.63 three stars
Word of Life Fellowship (NY) 93.21 four stars
International Friendships, Inc. (OH) 88.53 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,258,368
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,258,368
   Program Service Revenue $17,599
Total Primary Revenue $1,275,967
   Other Revenue $42,761
TOTAL REVENUE $1,318,728
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,032,382
   Administrative Expenses $156,633
   Fundraising Expenses $17,553
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,206,568
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $112,160
   
Net Assets $882,619

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-10 10/01/2019 91.87 four stars
2017-10 03/01/2019 86.94 three stars
2016-10 03/01/2018 86.79 three stars
2015-10 12/21/2016 87.49 three stars
2014-10 06/01/2016 82.61 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-10 12/01/2015 77.91 two stars
2013-10 04/01/2015 77.34 two stars
2012-10 12/20/2013 80.37 three 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 58-1970866
Name in IRS Master File INTERFACE MINISTRIES INC
NTEE Code X21
NTEE Classification Protestant
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (6) Missionary 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 February, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End October
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • October, 2017
  • October, 2016
  • October, 2015
  • October, 2014
  • October, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$44,604 3.69% Robert Culver President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Interface Ministries (GA) 91.87 four stars
Interfaith Youth Core (IL) 92.15 four stars
FOCUS (Fellowship of Christians in Universities and Schools, Inc.) (CT) 96.65 four stars
International Friendships, Inc. (OH) 88.53 three stars
Hillel: The Foundation for Jewish Campus Life (DC) 86.43 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Interface Ministries
P.O. Box 450816
Atlanta, GA 31145
tel: (770) 934-7797
EIN: 58-1970866

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Board Leadership

Jan Wells
Chairwoman

CEO

James Paternoster
President

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