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The Family Radio Network, Inc.

The Family broadcasts hope, strength and encouragement.

four stars

92.99

1909 West Second Street Appleton, WI 54914
tel: (800) 236-9364   Web Site
EIN: 39-1280969

Board Leadership
Chris Wise
Board Chair

CEO
Sonia Barham
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.99 four stars
  Financial 90.94 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Family is owned and operated by The Family Radio Network, Inc. a non-profit organization, founded in 1969.

The Family's mission is to broadcast the hope of Jesus Christ to strengthen and encourage listeners.

The Family is owned and operated by The Family Radio Network, Inc. a non-profit organization, founded in 1969.

The Family's mission is to broadcast the hope of Jesus Christ to strengthen and encourage listeners.

Financial

four stars

90.94

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2018 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)
70.8%
  Administrative Expenses 19.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.26
  Program Expenses Growth 16.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Family Radio Network, Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Family Radio Network, Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Family Radio Network, Inc. (WI) 92.99 four stars
Changed Lives (TN) 94.37 four stars
Lamb & Lion Ministries (TX) 96.46 four stars
World Christian Broadcasting (TN) 89.67 three stars
EWTN (AL) 86.61 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $893,875
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $893,875
   Program Service Revenue $721,438
Total Primary Revenue $1,615,313
   Other Revenue $3,930
TOTAL REVENUE $1,619,243
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,105,913
   Administrative Expenses $258,113
   Fundraising Expenses $149,151
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,513,177
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $106,066
   
Net Assets $1,857,902

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
2016-12 02/01/2018 92.99 four stars
2015-12 12/22/2017 86.55 three stars
2015-12 11/01/2017 84.72 three stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 81.70 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 78.12 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 84.20 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 74.09 two stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 68.86 one star

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

EIN 39-1280969
Name in IRS Master File THE FAMILY RADIO NETWORK INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 August, 1981
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

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$44,615 2.94% Sonia Barham CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$2,615 0.17% Dennis Hansen Interim CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Family Radio Network, Inc. (WI) 92.99 four stars
Ron Hutchcraft Ministries (AR) 86.12 three stars
Andrew Wommack Ministries (CO) 98.23 four stars
Educational Media Foundation (CA) 94.34 four stars
KSBJ Educational Foundation (TX) 90.60 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Family Radio Network, Inc.
1909 West Second Street
Appleton, WI 54914
tel: (800) 236-9364
fax: (920) 749-0474
EIN: 39-1280969

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Board Leadership

Chris Wise
Board Chair

CEO

Sonia Barham
Chief Executive Officer

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