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Religion : Religious Activities

East-West Ministries International

One Church. All People.

91.97

2001 West Plano Parkway Ste. 3000
Plano, TX 75075
tel: (972) 941-4500   Web Site
EIN: 75-2486132

Board Leadership
Scott Luttrell
Board Chairman

CEO
Kurt Nelson
President and CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.97
  Financial 91.06
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The vision of East-West is to glorify God by multiplying followers of Jesus in the spiritually darkest areas of the world.

East-West exists to mobilize the Body of Christ to evangelize the lost and equip local believers to multiply disciples and churches among unreached peoples and/or in restricted access communities.

The vision of East-West is to glorify God by multiplying followers of Jesus in the spiritually darkest areas of the world.

East-West exists to mobilize the Body of Christ to evangelize the lost and equip local believers to multiply disciples and churches among unreached peoples and/or in restricted access communities.

Financial

91.06

Accountability & Transparency

93.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 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)
78.5%
  Administrative Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.46
  Program Expenses Growth 5.9%
  Liabilities to Assets < 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by East-West Ministries International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by East-West Ministries International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
East-West Ministries International (TX) 91.97
Adventist Frontier Missions (MI) 93.68
Catholic Near East Welfare Association (CNEWA) (NY) 95.54
Global Training Network (AZ) 96.46
Asian Access (CA) 88.05

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $18,034,086
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $913,977
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $18,948,063
   Program Service Revenue $26,849
Total Primary Revenue $18,974,912
   Other Revenue $229,646
TOTAL REVENUE $19,204,558
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $14,838,562
   Administrative Expenses $2,168,184
   Fundraising Expenses $1,735,085
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $18,741,831
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $462,727
   
Net Assets $8,176,772

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
Evangelizing $4,499,813 30.3%
Equipping $3,908,954 26.3%
Mobilization $3,488,954 23.5%

Ratings History
East-West Ministries International has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 12/01/2020 91.97
2017-09 03/01/2019 93.10
2016-09 04/01/2018 94.88
2015-09 10/01/2016 96.03
2014-09 06/01/2016 93.48
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 08/01/2015 89.52
2013-03 07/01/2014 86.94
2012-03 10/01/2013 86.55
2012-03 07/01/2013 69.30
2011-03 04/01/2012 81.51
2010-03 09/20/2011 87.47
 
CN 1.0
2010-03 06/01/2011 85.31
2009-03 11/24/2010 92.20
2008-03 10/01/2009 95.12
2006-12 02/01/2008 87.59
2005-12 12/01/2006 86.18
2004-12 01/01/2006 90.48
2003-12 04/01/2005 92.94
2002-12 05/01/2004 93.41
2001-12 02/05/2003 94.11

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 75-2486132
Name in IRS Master File EAST-WEST MINISTRIES INTERNATIONAL
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 (6) Missionary activities
Foundation Status Church 170(b)(1)(A)(i)
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, 1993
Filing Requirement 990 - Not required to file (church)
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • September, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$214,506 1.14% Kurt Nelson CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$235,427 1.25% Mario Zandstra President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
East-West Ministries International (TX) 91.97
Haggai International (GA) 88.50
Catholic Near East Welfare Association (CNEWA) (NY) 95.54
Heaven's Family (PA) 93.59
Cadence International (CO) 88.78

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Charity Contact Info

East-West Ministries International
2001 West Plano Parkway
Ste. 3000
Plano, TX 75075
tel: (972) 941-4500
fax: (469) 440-7633
EIN: 75-2486132

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Board Leadership

Scott Luttrell
Board Chairman

CEO

Kurt Nelson
President and CEO

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