International : Development and Relief Services

World Vision

Building a better world for children

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three stars

86.15

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

Board Leadership
Leith Anderson
Chair

CEO
Richard Stearns
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.15 three stars
  Financial 80.42 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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

80.42

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
84.8%
  Administrative Expenses 5.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.19
  Program Expenses Growth -0.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 33.4%
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 $725,230,845
   Federated Campaigns $1,789,501
   Membership Dues $1,395,415
   Fundraising Events $2,960,966
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $302,419,543
Total Contributions $1,033,796,270
   Program Service Revenue $493,059
Total Primary Revenue $1,034,289,329
   Other Revenue $4,495,085
TOTAL REVENUE $1,038,784,414
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $854,642,249
   Administrative Expenses $57,457,195
   Fundraising Expenses $87,603,234
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $999,702,678
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $39,081,736
   
Net Assets $205,896,994

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$456,503 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

Leith Anderson
Chair

CEO

Richard Stearns
President