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Zola Levitt Ministries

Christianity through Jewish eyes

89.26

P.O. Box 12268 Dallas, TX 75225
tel: (214) 696-8844   Web Site
EIN: 75-1680391

Board Leadership
David Hitt
Chairman

CEO
Mark Levitt
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.26
  Financial 84.82
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

84.82

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
84.4%
  Administrative Expenses 14.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.57
  Program Expenses Growth -13.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Zola Levitt Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Zola Levitt Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Zola Levitt Ministries (TX) 89.26
Andrew Wommack Ministries (CO) 98.23
Blue Ridge Broadcasting Corporation (NC) 89.08
Grace to You (CA) 90.99
Mars Hill Productions (TX) 88.36

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Zola Levitt Ministries is principally a teaching and evangelistic association. Our national television program, Zola Levitt Presents, teaches the bible with an emphasis on Israel, prophecy, and the Jewish roots of Christianity. Our free monthly newsletter (Levitt Letter) gives a concise biblical perspective with updates on recent events in Israel. Our Institute of Jewish-Christian Studies correspondence course teaches the Jewish roots of the Christian faith to more than 3,000 currently enrolled students. Our online store carries a large number of teaching materials. We also offer several tours each year to Israel, Greece and locations in the United States. Zola Levitt Ministries has sent hundreds of books to the Holy Land and planted thousands of trees throughout Israel.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,675,047
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,675,047
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,675,047
   Other Revenue $208,644
TOTAL REVENUE $3,883,691
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,902,019
   Administrative Expenses $598,639
   Fundraising Expenses $23,819
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,524,477
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $359,214
   
Net Assets $2,247,050

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
Television Program $2,902,019 100.0%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.26
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 81.07
2013-12 07/01/2015 79.38
2012-12 02/01/2014 81.04
2011-12 05/01/2013 84.05
2010-12 06/01/2012 85.42
2010-12 04/01/2012 79.26
2009-12 12/23/2011 82.54
2009-12 09/20/2011 69.53
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 76.33
2008-12 05/01/2010 78.83
2007-12 02/01/2009 88.57
2006-12 12/01/2007 94.00
2005-12 12/15/2006 93.80
2004-12 12/01/2005 93.73
2003-12 12/01/2004 91.79
2002-12 11/01/2003 76.77
2001-12 02/05/2003 84.95
2000-12 10/15/2002 85.18

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

EIN 75-1680391
Name in IRS Master File ZOLA LEVITT MINISTRIES INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (6) Missionary activities
(7) Evangelism
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 February, 1980
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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 Compensation from Affiliates
Not compensated -- Mark Levitt Secretary/Treasurer $125,037

Zola Levitt Ministries is principally a teaching and evangelistic association. Our national television program, Zola Levitt Presents, teaches the bible with an emphasis on Israel, prophecy, and the Jewish roots of Christianity. Our free monthly newsletter (Levitt Letter) gives a concise biblical perspective with updates on recent events in Israel. Our Institute of Jewish-Christian Studies correspondence course teaches the Jewish roots of the Christian faith to more than 3,000 currently enrolled students. Our online store carries a large number of teaching materials. We also offer several tours each year to Israel, Greece and locations in the United States. Zola Levitt Ministries has sent hundreds of books to the Holy Land and planted thousands of trees throughout Israel.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Zola Levitt Ministries (TX) 89.26
Focus on the Family (CO) 88.94
Mars Hill Productions (TX) 88.36
The Christian Broadcasting Network (VA) 89.89
Christ for all Nations (FL) 92.18

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Charity Contact Info

Zola Levitt Ministries
P.O. Box 12268
Dallas, TX 75225
tel: (214) 696-8844
fax: (214) 696-5885
EIN: 75-1680391

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Board Leadership

David Hitt
Chairman

CEO

Mark Levitt
Executive Director

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