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Frontiers

With love and respect, inviting all Muslim peoples to follow Jesus

three stars

87.86

P.O. Box 60730 Phoenix, AZ 85082
tel: (800) 462-8436   Web Site
EIN: 95-3731505

Board Leadership
B. Routh
Chairman

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.86 three stars
  Financial 84.33 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Frontiers is an international organization, recruiting, sending and serving teams of ordinary people for long-term service to the communities of the Muslim world. Our members serve in businesses, community development, and other service capacities to help provide resources and knowledge through love and respect to those who are in need. We are actively recruiting new leaders and members to go to the Muslim world today, especially to those places where the love of Jesus is not yet known. Frontiers will also help prepare our members for service and actively engage them to succeed at the tasks they perform abroad.

Frontiers is an international organization, recruiting, sending and serving teams of ordinary people for long-term service to the communities of the Muslim world. Our members serve in businesses, community development, and other service capacities to help provide resources and knowledge through love and respect to those who are in need. We are actively recruiting new leaders and members to go to the Muslim world today, especially to those places where the love of Jesus is not yet known. Frontiers will also help prepare our members for service and actively engage them to succeed at the tasks they perform abroad.

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Financial

three stars

84.33

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
77.9%
  Administrative Expenses 6.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.52
  Program Expenses Growth 4.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Frontiers on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Frontiers on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Frontiers (AZ) 87.86 three stars
Ukrainian Catholic Education Foundation (IL) 91.78 four stars
Solid Rock International (IN) 96.88 four stars
Edify (CA) 90.90 four stars
Prison Fellowship International (DC) 92.60 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $35,110,676
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $35,110,676
   Program Service Revenue $249,218
Total Primary Revenue $35,359,894
   Other Revenue $256,234
TOTAL REVENUE $35,616,128
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $26,695,801
   Administrative Expenses $2,014,563
   Fundraising Expenses $5,372,410
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $34,082,774
   
Payments to Affiliates $898,875
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,533,354
   
Net Assets $17,135,949

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
Planting Churches Among the Least Evangelized $28,287,366 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 08/01/2019 87.86 three stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 84.47 three stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 84.58 three stars
2015-06 09/01/2016 80.08 three stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 78.38 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 04/01/2016 77.35 two stars
2014-06 12/22/2015 74.96 two stars
2014-06 11/01/2015 72.60 two stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 81.41 three stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 84.23 three stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 85.07 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 87.04 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 87.20 three stars
2009-06 11/24/2010 84.64 three stars
2008-06 09/01/2009 88.04 three stars
2007-06 03/01/2009 88.04 three stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 88.12 three stars
2005-06 07/01/2006 88.29 three stars
2004-06 04/01/2005 88.34 three stars
2003-06 05/01/2004 87.99 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 95-3731505
Name in IRS Master File MIO FRONTIERS
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(6) Missionary activities
(5) Mission
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 June, 1982
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$62,243 0.18% R. Peckham Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Frontiers (AZ) 87.86 three stars
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Persecution Project Foundation (VA) 92.92 four stars
Global Advance (TX) 90.00 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Frontiers
P.O. Box 60730
Phoenix, AZ 85082
tel: (800) 462-8436
EIN: 95-3731505

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Board Leadership

B. Routh
Chairman

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