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Pure Life Ministries

Leading Christians into Purity Since 1986.

four stars

97.72

14 School Street Dry Ridge, KY 41035
tel: (859) 824-4444   Web Site
EIN: 68-0095964

Board Leadership
Steve Gallagher
Chairman

CEO
Steve Gallagher
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.72 four stars
  Financial 96.78 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Pure Life Ministries has been a pioneer in dealing with sexual addiction for 30 years now. In fact, we were the first to offer a residential program specifically addressing this issue. During that space of time thousands of people have found freedom through our programs and teaching materials.

Pure Life Ministries has been a pioneer in dealing with sexual addiction for 30 years now. In fact, we were the first to offer a residential program specifically addressing this issue. During that space of time thousands of people have found freedom through our programs and teaching materials.

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Financial

four stars

96.78

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
82.5%
  Administrative Expenses 13.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.36
  Program Expenses Growth 12.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pure Life Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pure Life Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pure Life Ministries (KY) 97.72 four stars
Desire Street Ministries (GA) 94.60 four stars
Vision New England (ME) 90.21 four stars
Shelterwood (MO) 88.51 three stars
Center for Action and Contemplation (NM) 87.00 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $597,934
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $57,965
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $655,899
   Program Service Revenue $984,879
Total Primary Revenue $1,640,778
   Other Revenue $84,432
TOTAL REVENUE $1,725,210
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,603,211
   Administrative Expenses $117,009
   Fundraising Expenses $80,767
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,800,987
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-75,777
   
Net Assets $2,282,799

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
Biblical Counseling $957,579 59.7%
Website Biblical Content $482,530 30.1%
Books, Video and Audio Products $163,102 10.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 06/01/2020 97.72 four stars
2017-12 06/01/2019 84.83 three stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 80.31 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 73.62 two stars
2015-12 08/01/2017 72.64 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 68-0095964
Name in IRS Master File PURE LIFE MINISTRIES
NTEE Code X20
NTEE Classification Christian
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (29) Other religious 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 August, 1987
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
$45,700 2.53% Steve Gallagher President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pure Life Ministries (KY) 97.72 four stars
Youth For Christ of Northern Indiana (IN) 87.30 three stars
Christian Legal Society (VA) 94.39 four stars
Alpha USA (IL) 85.27 three stars
YouthFront (KS) 88.56 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Pure Life Ministries
14 School Street
Dry Ridge, KY 41035
tel: (859) 824-4444
EIN: 68-0095964

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Board Leadership

Steve Gallagher
Chairman

CEO

Steve Gallagher
President

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