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Kingdom Workers

Working together, Sharing the Gospel

three stars

89.57

2323 North Mayfair Road Suite 400
Wauwatosa, WI 53226
tel: (414) 771-6848   Web Site
EIN: 39-1656073

Board Leadership
Verl Naber
President

CEO
Bill Meier
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.57 three stars
  Financial * 85.25 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
*Please note that this organization recently received a 4-star rating for the same fiscal period under Charity Navigator's previous 2.0 methodology. You can view that rating via the Historical Ratings tab.
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial *

three stars

85.25

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

*Please note that this organization recently received a 4-star rating for the same fiscal period under Charity Navigator's previous 2.0 methodology. You can view that rating via the Historical Ratings tab.
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
68.4%
  Administrative Expenses 17.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.82
  Program Expenses Growth 21.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kingdom Workers on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kingdom Workers on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kingdom Workers (WI) 89.57 three stars
SIFAT (AL) 86.10 three stars
Project MedSend (CT) 85.93 three stars
EvanTell (TX) 87.06 three stars
International Christian Embassy Jerusalem - USA (TN) 86.23 three stars

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Kingdom Workers spreads the Gospel by mobilizing Christians to create locally sustainable ministries addressing spiritual and physical needs in communities around the world. Kingdom Workers mission is to share the gospel of Jesus Christ with all people: by working with individual members, ministries, congregations, and church bodies in doctrinal fellowship with the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod; in cooperation and collaboration with the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod mission divisions, by heightening awareness among individual members and congregations regarding mission and outreach ministry needs and opportunities, by coordinating lay efforts and volunteer efforts in mission fields, and by promoting and providing support for ministry projects in which Kingdom Workers is a partner.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,133,428
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,133,428
   Program Service Revenue $16,003
Total Primary Revenue $2,149,431
   Other Revenue $40,405
TOTAL REVENUE $2,189,836
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,700,697
   Administrative Expenses $306,671
   Fundraising Expenses $315,359
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,322,727
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-132,891
   
Net Assets $1,704,032

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
Lutheran Health Alliance $655,711 38.6%
Faith in Action $583,966 34.3%
Builders for Christ $258,611 15.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 06/01/2016 89.57 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 90.72 four stars
2014-12 12/22/2015 87.09 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 69.31 one star
2012-12 12/01/2013 71.26 two stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 65.10 one star
2010-12 04/01/2012 69.18 one star
2009-12 09/20/2011 76.89 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 80.62 three stars
2008-12 12/01/2009 95.74 four stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 82.05 three stars
2006-12 11/01/2007 79.48 two stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 79.99 two stars
2004-12 03/01/2006 86.59 three stars
2003-12 09/01/2004 85.88 three stars
2002-12 11/01/2003 83.03 three stars
2001-12 02/05/2003 93.55 four 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 39-1656073
Name in IRS Master File WISCONSIN EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN SYNOD KINGDOM WORKERS INC
NTEE Code X21
NTEE Classification Protestant
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (5) Mission
(6) Missionary activities
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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 May, 1994
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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
$83,350 3.58% William Meier Executive Director

Kingdom Workers spreads the Gospel by mobilizing Christians to create locally sustainable ministries addressing spiritual and physical needs in communities around the world. Kingdom Workers mission is to share the gospel of Jesus Christ with all people: by working with individual members, ministries, congregations, and church bodies in doctrinal fellowship with the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod; in cooperation and collaboration with the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod mission divisions, by heightening awareness among individual members and congregations regarding mission and outreach ministry needs and opportunities, by coordinating lay efforts and volunteer efforts in mission fields, and by promoting and providing support for ministry projects in which Kingdom Workers is a partner.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kingdom Workers (WI) 89.57 three stars
Catholic Near East Welfare Association (CNEWA) (NY) 95.43 four stars
Cadence International (CO) 86.16 three stars
Mission Possible (OH) 85.83 three stars
International Cooperating Ministries (VA) 95.47 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Kingdom Workers
2323 North Mayfair Road
Suite 400
Wauwatosa, WI 53226
tel: (414) 771-6848
fax: (414) 771-6130
EIN: 39-1656073

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Board Leadership

Verl Naber
President

CEO

Bill Meier
Executive Director

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