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D. James Kennedy Ministries

Advancing Biblical Truth

three stars

85.12

5555 North Federal Highway Suite 1
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
tel: (800) 988-7884   Web Site
EIN: 65-0496702

Board Leadership
William Allen
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Frank W. Wright
CEO/President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.12 three stars
  Financial 84.30 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 86.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Our Mission:

To proclaim the good news of the Gospel throughout the Earth, introducing people to the Person and the redeeming work of Jesus Christ;

To teach and nurture His followers, helping them to grow in grace and in service to Christ and His church;

To equip and encourage believers to live out their faith, making a difference in the world around them;

To defend religious liberty, by helping believers understand America's Christian heritage and by motivating them to lovingly engage the culture with the heart and mind of Christ.

Our Mission:

To proclaim the good news of the Gospel throughout the Earth, introducing people to the Person and the redeeming work of Jesus Christ;

To teach and nurture His followers, helping them to grow in grace and in service to Christ and His church;

To equip and encourage believers to live out their faith, making a difference in the world around them;

To defend religious liberty, by helping believers understand America's Christian heritage and by motivating them to lovingly engage the culture with the heart and mind of Christ.

Financial

three stars

84.30

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

86.00

This rating was published 06/01/2018 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)
73.8%
  Administrative Expenses 13.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.76
  Program Expenses Growth 11.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 30.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by D. James Kennedy Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by D. James Kennedy Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
D. James Kennedy Ministries (FL) 85.12 three stars
Far East Broadcasting Company (CA) 87.90 three stars
Relevant Radio (WI) 87.86 three stars
Insight for Living (TX) 85.96 three stars
Right From The Heart Ministries (GA) 88.37 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,593,390
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,593,390
   Program Service Revenue $37,167
Total Primary Revenue $4,630,557
   Other Revenue $34,748
TOTAL REVENUE $4,665,305
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,563,191
   Administrative Expenses $604,306
   Fundraising Expenses $622,545
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,790,042
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-124,737
   
Net Assets $3,589,960

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
Teaching God's Word through the Media $3,563,191 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 06/01/2018 85.12 three stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 72.35 two stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 72.19 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 69.95 one star
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 68.82 one star
2013-06 09/01/2014 71.78 two stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 76.67 two stars
2011-06 11/06/2012 72.86 two stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 75.65 two stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 75.87 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 12/01/2010 67.70 one star
2008-06 07/01/2009 62.81 one star
2006-12 06/01/2008 77.50 two stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 78.90 two stars
2004-12 12/01/2005 76.45 two stars
2003-12 09/01/2004 76.42 two stars
2002-12 11/01/2003 74.09 two stars
2001-12 10/15/2002 81.80 three stars
2000-12 04/15/2002 91.25 four 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 65-0496702
Name in IRS Master File CORAL RIDGE MINISTRIES MEDIA INC
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
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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, 1994
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$202,127 4.21% Francis W. Wright President & CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
D. James Kennedy Ministries (FL) 85.12 three stars
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Basic Gospel (TX) 89.33 three stars
Andrew Wommack Ministries (CO) 98.23 four stars
Ave Maria Radio (MI) 88.98 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

D. James Kennedy Ministries
5555 North Federal Highway
Suite 1
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
tel: (800) 988-7884
EIN: 65-0496702

Mail donations to:
PO Box 39559
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33339

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Board Leadership

William Allen
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Frank W. Wright
CEO/President

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