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Religion : Religious Media and Broadcasting

Family Stations

A beacon of truth and hope

two stars

72.56

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 72.56 two stars
  Financial 81.30 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 66.00 one star
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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.

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Financial

three stars

81.30

Accountability & Transparency

one star

66.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
66.8%
  Administrative Expenses 22.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.21
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.32
  Program Expenses Growth 5.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.5%
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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Family Stations (CA) 72.56 two stars
Thru the Bible Radio Network (CA) 86.17 three stars
Family Life Communications (AZ) 93.18 four stars
Unity Productions Foundation (VA) 89.12 three stars
Right From The Heart Ministries (GA) 91.92 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,786,645
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,786,645
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,786,645
   Other Revenue $636,144
TOTAL REVENUE $5,422,789
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,267,331
   Administrative Expenses $1,673,297
   Fundraising Expenses $836,290
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,776,918
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-4,354,129
   
Net Assets $59,343,637

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 $7,267,331 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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
2002-12 12/01/2003 80.53 three 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)
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  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$134,300 1.37% Thomas Evans President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Family Stations (CA) 72.56 two stars
Family Life Communications (AZ) 93.18 four stars
Andrew Wommack Ministries (CO) 96.32 four stars
Ron Hutchcraft Ministries (AR) 86.81 three stars
Ave Maria Radio (MI) 89.02 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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