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God's Word to the Nations Mission Society

Empowering individuals to take God's Word to the English-speaking people of the world

one star

64.04

P. O. Box 400 Orange Park, FL 32067
tel: (877) 463-7967   Web Site
EIN: 34-1405849

Board Leadership
Eugene Bunkowske
President of the Board

CEO
Rev. D. Michael Hackbardt
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 64.04 one star
  Financial 66.21 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 62.00 one star
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1991, Gods Word to the Nations Mission Society seeks to identify and empower individuals to take God's Word to the English-speaking people of the world, focusing especially upon those who do not know Jesus as their Savior. We promise to provide you with superb outreach materials which will enable you to be used by the Holy Spirit to support a movement among God's people to be active participants in his mission “to seek and to save people who are lost” (Luke 19:10).

Founded in 1991, Gods Word to the Nations Mission Society seeks to identify and empower individuals to take God's Word to the English-speaking people of the world, focusing especially upon those who do not know Jesus as their Savior. We promise to provide you with superb outreach materials which will enable you to be used by the Holy Spirit to support a movement among God's people to be active participants in his mission “to seek and to save people who are lost” (Luke 19:10).

Financial

one star

66.21

Accountability & Transparency

one star

62.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 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)
63.0%
  Administrative Expenses 10.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 26.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.30
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.15
  Program Expenses Growth 68.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 47.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by God's Word to the Nations Mission Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by God's Word to the Nations Mission Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
God's Word to the Nations Mission Society (FL) 64.04 one star
Lutheran Heritage Foundation (MI) 88.72 three stars
Reasons to Believe (CA) 90.16 four stars
Bibles For The World (CO) 94.86 four stars
World Mission (MI) 88.46 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,242,375
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,242,375
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,242,375
   Other Revenue $180,369
TOTAL REVENUE $1,422,744
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $879,138
   Administrative Expenses $170,772
   Fundraising Expenses $515,882
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,565,792
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-143,048
   
Net Assets $235,620

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
God's Word Bibles and Booklet Distribution $879,138 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 05/01/2019 64.04 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 34-1405849
Name in IRS Master File GODS WORD TO THE NATIONS MISSION SOCIETY
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (8) Religious publishing 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 April, 1985
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$60,000 3.83% Rev. D. Michael Hackbardt Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
God's Word to the Nations Mission Society (FL) 64.04 one star
Ramesh Richard Evangelism and Church Health (TX) 99.27 four stars
World Mission (MI) 88.46 three stars
Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals (PA) 86.43 three stars
Life Action Ministries (MI) 87.94 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

God's Word to the Nations Mission Society
P. O. Box 400
Orange Park, FL 32067
tel: (877) 463-7967
EIN: 34-1405849

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Board Leadership

Eugene Bunkowske
President of the Board

CEO

Rev. D. Michael Hackbardt
Executive Director

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