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Religion : Religious Media and Broadcasting

Family Stations

A beacon of truth and hope

two stars

74.62

1350 South Loop Road Suite 130
Alameda, CA 94502
tel: (800) 543-1495   Web Site
EIN: 94-1442453

CEO
Thomas Evans
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 74.62 two stars
  Financial 88.52 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 66.00 one star
This rating was published 03/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Everything we do at Family Radio is to enable people to discover, own, read and trust the word of God -- the Bible.

Everything we do at Family Radio is to enable people to discover, own, read and trust the word of God -- the Bible.

Financial

three stars

88.52

Accountability & Transparency

one star

66.00

This rating was published 03/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
71.1%
  Administrative Expenses 22.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.49
  Program Expenses Growth 13.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Family Stations on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Family Stations on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Family Stations (CA) 74.62 two stars
The Christophers (NY) 89.13 three stars
Heart of the Nation Catholic Mass (WI) 86.79 three stars
In Touch Foundation (GA) 88.36 three stars
Christ for all Nations (FL) 89.18 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,334,719
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,334,719
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,334,719
   Other Revenue $1,866,234
TOTAL REVENUE $7,200,953
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,831,752
   Administrative Expenses $2,694,279
   Fundraising Expenses $389,926
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,915,957
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,715,004
   
Net Assets $53,899,664

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
Radio and Television Broadcasting $6,831,752 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 03/01/2021 74.62 two stars
2018-12 03/01/2020 72.56 two stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 69.85 one star
2016-12 04/01/2018 66.66 one star
2015-12 03/01/2017 69.96 one star
2014-12 06/01/2016 68.80 one star
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 69.06 one star
2013-12 10/01/2015 67.96 one star
2013-12 08/01/2015 63.70 one star
2012-12 02/01/2014 61.73 one star
2011-12 07/01/2013 67.36 one star
2010-12 04/01/2012 67.37 one star
2009-12 09/20/2011 62.65 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 90.37 four stars
2008-12 07/01/2010 94.13 four stars
2007-12 08/01/2009 93.83 four stars
2006-12 06/01/2008 88.14 three stars
2005-12 03/01/2008 92.56 four stars
2004-12 04/01/2006 86.89 three stars
2003-12 05/01/2005 78.02 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 94-1442453
Name in IRS Master File FAMILY STATIONS INC
NTEE Code X84
NTEE Classification Religious Radio
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (29) Other religious activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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, 1960
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$185,097 1.86% Thomas Evans President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Family Stations (CA) 74.62 two stars
In Touch Ministries (GA) 94.44 four stars
Need Him Global (TX) 87.55 three stars
SAT-7 North America (MD) 85.03 three stars
Ave Maria Radio (MI) 87.20 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Family Stations
1350 South Loop Road
Suite 130
Alameda, CA 94502
tel: (800) 543-1495
EIN: 94-1442453

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CEO

Thomas Evans
President

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