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Good Life 45

Where hope happens.

two stars

75.88

31 Skyline Drive Lake Mary, FL 32746
tel: (407) 215-6745   Web Site
EIN: 59-2112394

Board Leadership
Robert Harrell
Chair

CEO
Steve Stiger
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 75.88 two stars
  Financial 97.30 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 66.00 one star
This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Our vision is to share Christ in compelling ways, and we do this through our sincere commitment to sharing life-changing stories from people like you! Good Life 45 is Where Hope Happens! What we mean by this is that when you tune into our Christian and family friendly programs, you will be inspired by relevant content that points the way to a better life in Jesus Christ. We broadcast to 9 Central Florida Counties and over 1.5 million homes. We are honored to be used by God to bring hope, to help transform lives and to bring others into a closer, more intimate relationship with Christ.

Our vision is to share Christ in compelling ways, and we do this through our sincere commitment to sharing life-changing stories from people like you! Good Life 45 is Where Hope Happens! What we mean by this is that when you tune into our Christian and family friendly programs, you will be inspired by relevant content that points the way to a better life in Jesus Christ. We broadcast to 9 Central Florida Counties and over 1.5 million homes. We are honored to be used by God to bring hope, to help transform lives and to bring others into a closer, more intimate relationship with Christ.

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Financial

four stars

97.30

Accountability & Transparency

one star

66.00

This rating was published 12/21/2018 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)
84.3%
  Administrative Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.19
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 13.72
  Program Expenses Growth 52.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Good Life 45 on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Good Life 45 on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Good Life 45 (FL) 75.88 two stars
Right From The Heart Ministries (GA) 89.20 three stars
Leading The Way with Dr. Michael Youssef (GA) 97.10 four stars
Truth For Life (OH) 97.04 four stars
Thru the Bible Radio Network (CA) 86.33 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,217,233
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,217,233
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,217,233
   Other Revenue $20,853,974
TOTAL REVENUE $22,071,207
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,751,873
   Administrative Expenses $410,490
   Fundraising Expenses $250,613
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,412,976
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $14,658,231
   
Net Assets $58,122,358

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
Broadcast & Production of Christian Programs $6,751,873 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/21/2018 75.88 two stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 72.57 two stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 68.52 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 59-2112394
Name in IRS Master File GOOD LIFE BROADCASTING INC
NTEE Code A30
NTEE Classification Media, Communications Organizations
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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]
Ruling Date February, 1982
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
$151,677 2.04% Steve Stiger President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Good Life 45 (FL) 75.88 two stars
Leading The Way with Dr. Michael Youssef (GA) 97.10 four stars
Right From The Heart Ministries (GA) 89.20 three stars
Great Plains Christian Radio (KS) 86.70 three stars
In Touch Foundation (GA) 85.55 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Good Life 45
31 Skyline Drive
Lake Mary, FL 32746
tel: (407) 215-6745
EIN: 59-2112394

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Board Leadership

Robert Harrell
Chair

CEO

Steve Stiger
President, CEO

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