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The Mailbox Club

To win the children and young people of the world to Christ

four stars

93.91

404 Eager Road Valdosta, GA 31602
tel: (229) 244-6812   Web Site
EIN: 23-7229445

Board Leadership
Scott Toal
President

CEO
John Mark Eager
General Director and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.91 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Mailbox Club's mission is to win the children and young people of the world to Christ, and help nurture them into spiritual maturity through Bible correspondence courses and into local churches. This is accomplished through direct ministry and by multiplying our efforts through key partnerships and the Body of Christ around the world. The Mailbox Club facilitates translation, production and distribution of Mailbox Club lessons around the world for people of all ages, with particular emphasis on children and young people.

The Mailbox Club's mission is to win the children and young people of the world to Christ, and help nurture them into spiritual maturity through Bible correspondence courses and into local churches. This is accomplished through direct ministry and by multiplying our efforts through key partnerships and the Body of Christ around the world. The Mailbox Club facilitates translation, production and distribution of Mailbox Club lessons around the world for people of all ages, with particular emphasis on children and young people.

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Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 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)
88.8%
  Administrative Expenses 3.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.65
  Program Expenses Growth 11.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Mailbox Club on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Mailbox Club on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Mailbox Club (GA) 93.91 four stars
Kingdom Workers (WI) 87.09 three stars
Act Beyond (TX) 87.21 three stars
ASAP Ministries (MI) 94.81 four stars
e3 Partners Ministries (TX) 87.05 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,050,001
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,050,001
   Program Service Revenue $86,586
Total Primary Revenue $3,136,587
   Other Revenue $16,005
TOTAL REVENUE $3,152,592
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,814,750
   Administrative Expenses $100,189
   Fundraising Expenses $300,283
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,215,222
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-62,630
   
Net Assets $2,004,799

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
Book and Tract Distribution $2,814,750 100.0%

Ratings History
The Mailbox Club has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 04/01/2019 93.91 four stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 92.58 four stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 90.46 four stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 83.49 three stars
2015-12 12/21/2016 86.44 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 84.13 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 78.96 two stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 76.08 two stars
2012-12 09/01/2014 74.57 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 23-7229445
Name in IRS Master File MAILBOX CLUB INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(29) Other religious activities
(120) Publishing 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, 1972
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
$104,105 3.23% John Mark Eager Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Mailbox Club (GA) 93.91 four stars
Kingdom Workers (WI) 87.09 three stars
YUGO Ministries (CA) 85.26 three stars
AMG International (TN) 89.17 three stars
Pulse (MN) 87.25 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Mailbox Club
404 Eager Road
Valdosta, GA 31602
tel: (229) 244-6812
EIN: 23-7229445

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Board Leadership

Scott Toal
President

CEO

John Mark Eager
General Director and CEO

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