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Proverbs 31 Ministries

Know the Truth. Live the Truth. It changes everything.

four stars

92.56

630 Team Road Suite 100
Matthews, NC 28105
tel: (877) 731-4663   Web Site
EIN: 56-1989197

Board Leadership
Phil Klein
Chair

CEO
Lysa TerKeurst
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.56 four stars
  Financial 90.27 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Proverbs 31 Ministries is a non-denominational, non-profit Christian ministry that seeks to lead women into a personal relationship with Christ. With Proverbs 31:10-31 as a guide, Proverbs 31 Ministries reaches women in the middle of their busy days through free devotions, daily radio message, speaking events, conferences, resources, online Bible studies, and training in the call to write, speak and lead others. We are real women offering real-life solutions to those striving to maintain life's balance, in spite of today's hectic pace and cultural pull away from godly principles. Wherever a woman may be on her spiritual journey, Proverbs 31 Ministries exists to be a trusted friend who understands the challenges she faces, walks by her side, encouraging her as she walks toward the heart of God.

Proverbs 31 Ministries is a non-denominational, non-profit Christian ministry that seeks to lead women into a personal relationship with Christ. With Proverbs 31:10-31 as a guide, Proverbs 31 Ministries reaches women in the middle of their busy days through free devotions, daily radio message, speaking events, conferences, resources, online Bible studies, and training in the call to write, speak and lead others. We are real women offering real-life solutions to those striving to maintain life's balance, in spite of today's hectic pace and cultural pull away from godly principles. Wherever a woman may be on her spiritual journey, Proverbs 31 Ministries exists to be a trusted friend who understands the challenges she faces, walks by her side, encouraging her as she walks toward the heart of God.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of participants engaged in programs
7,800,000
Number of people reached with the Gospel of Jesus Christ
10,000,000
Total downloads of the organizations mobile application
2,385,910
Number of overall donors
25,600
Total dollars received in contributions
2,951,220
This impact information is current as of March 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

90.27

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
77.2%
  Administrative Expenses 16.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.97
  Program Expenses Growth 21.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Proverbs 31 Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Proverbs 31 Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,951,216
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,951,216
   Program Service Revenue $1,972,607
Total Primary Revenue $4,923,823
   Other Revenue $1,669,875
TOTAL REVENUE $6,593,698
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,665,053
   Administrative Expenses $861,696
   Fundraising Expenses $348,273
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,875,022
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $718,676
   
Net Assets $5,140,989

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$53,650 0.91% Lysa Terkeurst President

Mission

Proverbs 31 Ministries is a non-denominational, non-profit Christian ministry that seeks to lead women into a personal relationship with Christ. With Proverbs 31:10-31 as a guide, Proverbs 31 Ministries reaches women in the middle of their busy days through free devotions, daily radio message, speaking events, conferences, resources, online Bible studies, and training in the call to write, speak and lead others. We are real women offering real-life solutions to those striving to maintain life's balance, in spite of today's hectic pace and cultural pull away from godly principles. Wherever a woman may be on her spiritual journey, Proverbs 31 Ministries exists to be a trusted friend who understands the challenges she faces, walks by her side, encouraging her as she walks toward the heart of God.

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Charity Contact Info

Proverbs 31 Ministries
630 Team Road
Suite 100
Matthews, NC 28105
tel: (877) 731-4663
fax: (704) 246-8175
EIN: 56-1989197

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Board Leadership

Phil Klein
Chair

CEO

Lysa TerKeurst
President