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Joni and Friends

International disability center

three stars

88.41

30009 Ladyface Court Agoura Hills, CA 91301
tel: (818) 707-5664   Web Site
EIN: 95-3402002

Board Leadership
Peter Schulze
Board Chairman

CEO
Joni Eareckson Tada
Founder and Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.41 three stars
  Financial 83.61 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded by Joni Eareckson Tada in 1979, Joni and Friends communicates the gospel and equips Christ-honoring churches worldwide to evangelize and disciple people affected by disabilities. We present the clear and concise Gospel of Jesus Christ to all people with disabilities and their families served through our programs. We train, disciple, and mentor people affected by disability to exercise their gifts of leadership and service in the church and their communities. We energize the church to move from lack of awareness to including disabled persons into the fabric of worship, fellowship, and outreach.

Founded by Joni Eareckson Tada in 1979, Joni and Friends communicates the gospel and equips Christ-honoring churches worldwide to evangelize and disciple people affected by disabilities. We present the clear and concise Gospel of Jesus Christ to all people with disabilities and their families served through our programs. We train, disciple, and mentor people affected by disability to exercise their gifts of leadership and service in the church and their communities. We energize the church to move from lack of awareness to including disabled persons into the fabric of worship, fellowship, and outreach.

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Financial

three stars

83.61

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2019 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)
79.3%
  Administrative Expenses 8.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.95
  Program Expenses Growth 3.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Joni and Friends on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Joni and Friends on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $24,667,778
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $508,992
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $25,176,770
   Program Service Revenue $2,502,630
Total Primary Revenue $27,679,400
   Other Revenue $353,264
TOTAL REVENUE $28,032,664
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $21,056,559
   Administrative Expenses $2,309,813
   Fundraising Expenses $3,471,283
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $26,837,655
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,195,009
   
Net Assets $24,631,391

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$253,746 0.94% Joni Eareckson Tada Founder, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$236,329 0.88% Neil Douglas Mazza President

Mission

Founded by Joni Eareckson Tada in 1979, Joni and Friends communicates the gospel and equips Christ-honoring churches worldwide to evangelize and disciple people affected by disabilities. We present the clear and concise Gospel of Jesus Christ to all people with disabilities and their families served through our programs. We train, disciple, and mentor people affected by disability to exercise their gifts of leadership and service in the church and their communities. We energize the church to move from lack of awareness to including disabled persons into the fabric of worship, fellowship, and outreach.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Joni and Friends (CA) 88.41 three stars
International Cooperating Ministries (VA) 96.46 four stars
Commission To Every Nation (TX) 95.70 four stars
Adventist Frontier Missions (MI) 94.40 four stars
East-West Ministries International (TX) 93.10 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Joni and Friends
30009 Ladyface Court
Agoura Hills, CA 91301
tel: (818) 707-5664
fax: (818) 707-2391
EIN: 95-3402002

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 3333
Agoura Hills, CA 91376

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Board Leadership

Peter Schulze
Board Chairman

CEO

Joni Eareckson Tada
Founder and Chief Executive Officer