Religion : Religious Activities

Chosen Children Ministries

Equipping leaders, strengthening families, reaching children for Christ

three stars

83.68

P.O. Box 126 Inman, SC 29349
tel: (864) 599-0067   Web Site
EIN: 62-1636128

Board Leadership
Terry Lanford
Chairman

CEO
Wallace Nix
Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.68 three stars
  Financial 86.92 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Chosen Children Ministries exists to share God's love and the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the people of Nicaragua, serving their spiritual and physical needs in ways that bring God glory, by planting churches, equipping leaders, strengthening families and individuals, evangelizing and discipling children and adults, establishing child sponsorships and giving humanitarian aid. Chosen Children Ministries is an evangelical mission organization seeking to evangelize and make disciples of the people of Nicaragua. Chosen Children Ministries specializes in both team travel and child sponsorship.

Chosen Children Ministries exists to share God's love and the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the people of Nicaragua, serving their spiritual and physical needs in ways that bring God glory, by planting churches, equipping leaders, strengthening families and individuals, evangelizing and discipling children and adults, establishing child sponsorships and giving humanitarian aid. Chosen Children Ministries is an evangelical mission organization seeking to evangelize and make disciples of the people of Nicaragua. Chosen Children Ministries specializes in both team travel and child sponsorship.

Impact Information

data icon Looking for Impact Information?

Charity Navigator is collaborating with GuideStar, GlobalGiving, Classy, and ImpactMatters to display impact-related information on our rated profile pages. Each partner collects this data directly from nonprofits and provides updates to Charity Navigator when available.

If you are interested in seeing this charity provide its impact information, please click below. This will indicate your interest and encourage the nonprofit to share data with partners that are currently collecting information.

Financial

three stars

86.92

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
79.8%
  Administrative Expenses 10.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.55
  Program Expenses Growth -1.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Chosen Children Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Chosen Children Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,132,082
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,132,082
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,132,082
   Other Revenue $20,116
TOTAL REVENUE $1,152,198
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $976,087
   Administrative Expenses $141,558
   Fundraising Expenses $134,048
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,251,693
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-99,495
   
Net Assets $1,980,166

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$109,480 8.74% Wallace Nix Executive Director

Mission

Chosen Children Ministries exists to share God's love and the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the people of Nicaragua, serving their spiritual and physical needs in ways that bring God glory, by planting churches, equipping leaders, strengthening families and individuals, evangelizing and discipling children and adults, establishing child sponsorships and giving humanitarian aid. Chosen Children Ministries is an evangelical mission organization seeking to evangelize and make disciples of the people of Nicaragua. Chosen Children Ministries specializes in both team travel and child sponsorship.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Chosen Children Ministries (SC) 83.68 three stars
Teen Missions International (FL) 87.35 three stars
Development Associates International (CO) 85.85 three stars
Commission To Every Nation (TX) 95.70 four stars
Persecution Project Foundation (VA) 92.92 four stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

Charity Contact Info

Chosen Children Ministries
P.O. Box 126
Inman, SC 29349
tel: (864) 599-0067
EIN: 62-1636128

Visit Web Site

Board Leadership

Terry Lanford
Chairman

CEO

Wallace Nix
Director