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Religion : Religious Activities

Village Missions

Keeping country churches alive

three stars

82.66

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 82.66 three stars
  Financial 75.49 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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.

Financial

two stars

75.49

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
86.1%
  Administrative Expenses 10.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) < 0.01
  Program Expenses Growth 3.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 124.3%
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) 82.66 three stars
Men of Valor (TN) 87.38 three stars
West Michigan Youth for Christ (MI) 92.52 four stars
Mission Arlington/Mission Metroplex (TX) 94.45 four stars
FORGE (CO) 90.68 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,923,698
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,923,698
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,923,698
   Other Revenue $148,047
TOTAL REVENUE $6,071,745
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,274,734
   Administrative Expenses $713,601
   Fundraising Expenses $245,785
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,234,120
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-162,375
   
Net Assets $-1,077,268

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 $5,069,052 96.1%
Conferences $193,063 3.7%
Candidate School $12,619 0.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$71,702 1.15% Brian Wechsler Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$81,709 1.31% Michael Jones Assistant Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Village Missions (OR) 82.66 three stars
Freedom in Christ Ministries (TN) 89.48 three stars
CRISTA Ministries (WA) 90.29 four stars
Urban Youth Impact (FL) 92.22 four stars
Vision New England (ME) 92.83 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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