International : Development and Relief Services

World Vision

Building a better world for children

three stars

88.42

34834 Weyerhaeuser Way, S Federal Way, WA 98001
tel: (888) 511-6548   Web Site
EIN: 95-1922279

Board Leadership
Dr. Joan Singleton
Chair

CEO
Richard E. Stearns
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.42 three stars
  Financial 83.63 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

World Vision is a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the causes of poverty and injustice. Motivated by our faith in Jesus Christ, World Vision serves alongside the poor and oppressed as a demonstration of God's unconditional love for all people. World Vision serves all people, regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, or gender.

World Vision is a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the causes of poverty and injustice. Motivated by our faith in Jesus Christ, World Vision serves alongside the poor and oppressed as a demonstration of God's unconditional love for all people. World Vision serves all people, regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, or gender.

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Financial

three stars

83.63

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
85.4%
  Administrative Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.20
  Program Expenses Growth 2.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by World Vision on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by World Vision on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $716,808,791
   Federated Campaigns $1,646,324
   Membership Dues $1,081,470
   Fundraising Events $1,057,633
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $328,747,061
Total Contributions $1,049,341,279
   Program Service Revenue $272,170
Total Primary Revenue $1,049,613,449
   Other Revenue $5,489,266
TOTAL REVENUE $1,055,102,715
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $907,056,921
   Administrative Expenses $56,246,417
   Fundraising Expenses $89,113,763
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,052,417,101
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,685,614
   
Net Assets $213,001,445

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$474,444 0.04% Richard E. Stearns President

Mission

World Vision is a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the causes of poverty and injustice. Motivated by our faith in Jesus Christ, World Vision serves alongside the poor and oppressed as a demonstration of God's unconditional love for all people. World Vision serves all people, regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, or gender.

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Charity Contact Info

World Vision
34834 Weyerhaeuser Way, S
Federal Way, WA 98001
tel: (888) 511-6548
fax: (253) 815-3174
EIN: 95-1922279

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 9716
Federal Way, WA 98063

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Board Leadership

Dr. Joan Singleton
Chair

CEO

Richard E. Stearns
President