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Promise Keepers

Men of integrity

one star

66.40

P.O. Box 63570 Denver, CO 80962
tel: (866) 776-6473   Web Site
EIN: 84-1157834

Board Leadership
Ken Harrison
Chairman

CEO
Judge Vance Day
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 66.40 one star
  Financial 60.23 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 74.00 two stars
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Promise Keepers (PK) is a Christ-centered organization dedicated to introducing men to Jesus Christ as their Savior and Lord; and then helping them to grow as Christians. This is mainly accomplished through our seven promises and our men's conference ministry. Millions of men have participated since 1990 when PK first began. Promise Keepers is dedicated to igniting and uniting men to be passionate followers of Jesus Christ through the effective communication of the seven promises: honoring Jesus Christ; pursuing vital relationships with a few other men; practicing spiritual, moral, ethical, and sexual purity; building strong marriages and families; supporting the mission of his church; reaching beyond any racial and denominational barriers; and influencing his world.

Promise Keepers (PK) is a Christ-centered organization dedicated to introducing men to Jesus Christ as their Savior and Lord; and then helping them to grow as Christians. This is mainly accomplished through our seven promises and our men's conference ministry. Millions of men have participated since 1990 when PK first began. Promise Keepers is dedicated to igniting and uniting men to be passionate followers of Jesus Christ through the effective communication of the seven promises: honoring Jesus Christ; pursuing vital relationships with a few other men; practicing spiritual, moral, ethical, and sexual purity; building strong marriages and families; supporting the mission of his church; reaching beyond any racial and denominational barriers; and influencing his world.

Financial

one star

60.23

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

74.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 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)
60.9%
  Administrative Expenses 19.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.21
  Working Capital Ratio (years) < 0.01
  Program Expenses Growth 5.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 189.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Promise Keepers on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Promise Keepers on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Promise Keepers (CO) 66.40 one star
Dare 2 Share Ministries (CO) 87.61 three stars
Lutheran Bible Translators (MO) 97.01 four stars
Hosanna/Faith Comes By Hearing (NM) 97.95 four stars
Reasons to Believe (CA) 87.24 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,072,215
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,072,215
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,072,215
   Other Revenue $138,107
TOTAL REVENUE $2,210,322
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,506,868
   Administrative Expenses $729,758
   Fundraising Expenses $564,039
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,800,665
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-590,343
   
Net Assets $-351,644

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
Conferences and Training Workshops $1,506,868 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 12/23/2020 66.40 one star
2018-12 04/01/2020 74.11 two stars
2017-12 11/01/2018 70.94 two stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 68.52 one star
2015-12 06/01/2017 66.54 one star
2014-12 06/01/2016 71.29 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 71.63 two stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 81.01 three stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 78.53 two stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 76.59 two stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 71.30 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 62.52 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 58.53 one star
2008-12 03/01/2010 58.90 one star
2007-12 12/01/2008 55.73 one star
2006-12 11/01/2007 56.82 one star
2005-12 12/15/2006 57.10 one star
2004-12 12/01/2005 57.46 one star
2003-12 10/01/2004 66.03 one star
2002-12 11/01/2003 66.90 one star

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

EIN 84-1157834
Name in IRS Master File PROMISE KEEPERS
NTEE Code X99
NTEE Classification Religion Related, Spiritual Development N.E.C.
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (29) Other religious activities
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 May, 1991
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$120,000 4.28% Vance Day President

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Promise Keepers (CO) 66.40 one star
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Charity Contact Info

Promise Keepers
P.O. Box 63570
Denver, CO 80962
tel: (866) 776-6473
EIN: 84-1157834

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Board Leadership

Ken Harrison
Chairman

CEO

Judge Vance Day
President

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