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Village Missions

Keeping country churches alive

three stars

81.27

696 East Ellendale Avenue P.O. Box 197
Dallas, OR 97338
tel: (800) 617-9905   Web Site
EIN: 43-6043847

Board Leadership
Peter Corak
Chairman

CEO
Brian Wechsler
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.27 three stars
  Financial 73.52 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Village Missions began meeting the spiritual needs of rural communities in Canada and the United States in 1948. Village Missions is non-denominational. We focus our ministry efforts where there is no evangelical church or where it is in danger of ceasing. Hundreds of church leaders, pastors, and international missionaries trace their roots back to country churches served by Village Missions. We serve more than 230 communities. Village Missions brings the hope of salvation to places where there might otherwise be no gospel message.

Village Missions began meeting the spiritual needs of rural communities in Canada and the United States in 1948. Village Missions is non-denominational. We focus our ministry efforts where there is no evangelical church or where it is in danger of ceasing. Hundreds of church leaders, pastors, and international missionaries trace their roots back to country churches served by Village Missions. We serve more than 230 communities. Village Missions brings the hope of salvation to places where there might otherwise be no gospel message.

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Financial

two stars

73.52

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 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)
83.5%
  Administrative Expenses 11.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) < 0.01
  Program Expenses Growth 2.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 118.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Village Missions on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Village Missions on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Village Missions (OR) 81.27 three stars
Capitol Commission (NC) 85.40 three stars
Pure Life Ministries (KY) 97.72 four stars
Team RFC (AZ) 85.64 three stars
Crossroads Prison Ministries (MI) 91.91 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,403,568
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,403,568
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $6,403,568
   Other Revenue $99,792
TOTAL REVENUE $6,503,360
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,529,513
   Administrative Expenses $853,967
   Fundraising Expenses $319,230
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,702,710
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-199,350
   
Net Assets $-731,542

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
Christianity Programs $4,729,731 85.5%
District Representatives $480,186 8.7%
Conferences $230,042 4.2%
Contenders Discipleship Initiative $81,047 1.5%
Candidate School $8,507 0.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 05/01/2020 81.27 three stars
2017-06 11/01/2019 83.48 three stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 82.66 three stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 85.27 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 88.79 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 90.26 four stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 86.44 three stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 88.70 three stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 88.29 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 79.50 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 04/01/2011 73.61 two stars
2009-06 04/01/2010 73.47 two stars
2008-06 08/01/2009 73.28 two stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 78.54 two stars
2006-06 12/01/2007 78.33 two stars
2004-06 04/01/2005 74.10 two stars
2003-06 06/01/2004 74.16 two stars
2002-06 06/09/2003 77.85 two stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 79.66 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 43-6043847
Name in IRS Master File VILLAGE MISSIONS
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 (59) Other school related 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 April, 1951
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$82,185 1.22% Brian Wechsler Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Village Missions (OR) 81.27 three stars
Pure Life Ministries (KY) 97.72 four stars
Freedom in Christ Ministries (TN) 92.38 four stars
Capitol Commission (NC) 85.40 three stars
Bill Glass Behind the Walls (TX) 93.91 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Village Missions
696 East Ellendale Avenue
P.O. Box 197
Dallas, OR 97338
tel: (800) 617-9905
fax: (503) 623-3357
EIN: 43-6043847

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Board Leadership

Peter Corak
Chairman

CEO

Brian Wechsler
Executive Director

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