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Lifeline Christian Mission

Sharing the eternal hope of Christ Jesus, and engaging Christians to live out the Great Commission

three stars

83.33

921 Eastwind Drive Suite 133
Westerville, OH 43081
tel: (614) 794-0108   Web Site
EIN: 31-0999791

Board Leadership
Mark Stier
Chairman

CEO
Ben Simms
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.33 three stars
  Financial 81.82 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

81.82

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
81.4%
  Administrative Expenses 17.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.28
  Program Expenses Growth 2.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 33.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lifeline Christian Mission on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lifeline Christian Mission on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lifeline Christian Mission (OH) 83.33 three stars
International Christian Embassy Jerusalem - USA (TN) 86.23 three stars
Bright Hope International (IL) 93.98 four stars
Solid Rock International (IN) 98.16 four stars
Ukrainian Catholic Education Foundation (IL) 87.95 three stars

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Founded in 1980 by Bob and Gretchen DeVoe, Lifeline Christian Mission began serving in Haiti and today ministry extends to at least 8 nations or people groups, ministering to tens of thousands of people on any given day and engaging thousands of people in Great Commission work weekly. Lifline Christian Mission seeks to meet the physical needs of people around the world while sharing the eternal hope of Christ Jesus, and engaging Christians to live out the Great Commission.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,149,061
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $8,149,061
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $8,149,061
   Other Revenue $12,588
TOTAL REVENUE $8,161,649
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,366,955
   Administrative Expenses $1,402,494
   Fundraising Expenses $99,593
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,869,042
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $292,607
   
Net Assets $2,156,714

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
Haiti Program $4,164,283 65.4%
Honduras Program $784,914 12.3%
El Salvador Program $282,585 4.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 83.33 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 02/01/2015 89.78 three stars
2012-12 10/01/2014 77.78 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 31-0999791
Name in IRS Master File LIFELINE CHRISTIAN MISSION
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 (5) Mission
(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]
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$111,663 1.41% George R. Devoe II President

Founded in 1980 by Bob and Gretchen DeVoe, Lifeline Christian Mission began serving in Haiti and today ministry extends to at least 8 nations or people groups, ministering to tens of thousands of people on any given day and engaging thousands of people in Great Commission work weekly. Lifline Christian Mission seeks to meet the physical needs of people around the world while sharing the eternal hope of Christ Jesus, and engaging Christians to live out the Great Commission.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lifeline Christian Mission (OH) 83.33 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

Lifeline Christian Mission
921 Eastwind Drive
Suite 133
Westerville, OH 43081
tel: (614) 794-0108
fax: (614) 794-0109
EIN: 31-0999791

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Board Leadership

Mark Stier
Chairman

CEO

Ben Simms
President, CEO

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