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International Christian Embassy Jerusalem - USA

A channel and voice of Christian support for Israel and the Jewish people

three stars

82.96

P.O. Box 332974 Murfreesboro, TN 37133
tel: (615) 895-9830   Web Site
EIN: 62-1279378

Board Leadership
Michael Little
President

CEO
Susan McElroy Michael
USA Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.96 three stars
  Financial 75.91 two 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.

The International Christian Embassy Jerusalem (ICEJ) - USA exists to financially support the ministry of the ICEJ headquarters in Jerusalem, to provide educational tools and programs for the Christian community in America, and to be a channel and voice of Christian support for Israel and the Jewish people. The ICEJ was founded in 1980 as an act of comfort and solidarity with Israel and the Jewish people in their claim to Jerusalem. Today, the ICEJ stands at the forefront of a growing mainstream movement of Christians worldwide who share a love and concern for Israel and an understanding of the biblical significance of the modern ingathering of the Jews to the land of their forefathers.

The International Christian Embassy Jerusalem (ICEJ) - USA exists to financially support the ministry of the ICEJ headquarters in Jerusalem, to provide educational tools and programs for the Christian community in America, and to be a channel and voice of Christian support for Israel and the Jewish people. The ICEJ was founded in 1980 as an act of comfort and solidarity with Israel and the Jewish people in their claim to Jerusalem. Today, the ICEJ stands at the forefront of a growing mainstream movement of Christians worldwide who share a love and concern for Israel and an understanding of the biblical significance of the modern ingathering of the Jews to the land of their forefathers.

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Financial

two stars

75.91

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)
70.7%
  Administrative Expenses 17.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.26
  Program Expenses Growth 13.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 41.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Christian Embassy Jerusalem - USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Christian Embassy Jerusalem - USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
International Christian Embassy Jerusalem - USA (TN) 82.96 three stars
Frontiers (AZ) 88.41 three stars
Bridge Builders International (OR) 93.09 four stars
Development Associates International (CO) 85.85 three stars
Reaching Souls International (OK) 93.28 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,973,689
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,973,689
   Program Service Revenue $1,131,775
Total Primary Revenue $5,105,464
   Other Revenue $9,518
TOTAL REVENUE $5,114,982
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,365,701
   Administrative Expenses $744,493
   Fundraising Expenses $553,824
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,664,018
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $450,964
   
Net Assets $1,103,194

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
ICEJ-Aid General Assistance Program $1,250,859 37.2%
Israel Encounter Program $865,440 25.7%
Educational Program $616,776 18.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 11/01/2019 82.96 three stars
2017-12 06/01/2019 84.47 three stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 82.40 three stars
2015-12 10/01/2016 86.23 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 84.26 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 89.03 three stars
2014-12 12/22/2015 82.66 three stars
2013-12 03/01/2015 89.06 three stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 77.30 two stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 71.66 two stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 72.55 two stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 71.69 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 70.27 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 71.99 two stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 77.57 two stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 61.91 one star
2006-12 02/01/2008 76.59 two stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 84.72 three stars
2004-12 02/01/2006 84.42 three stars
2003-12 12/01/2004 66.64 one star

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

EIN 62-1279378
Name in IRS Master File INTERNATIONAL CHRISTIAN EMBASSY JERUSALEM
NTEE Code X20
NTEE Classification Christian
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (431) Elimination of prejudice and discrimination (race, religion, sex, national origin, etc)
(29) Other religious 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 December, 1986
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$142,814 3.06% Susan M. Michael USA Director

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International Christian Embassy Jerusalem - USA (TN) 82.96 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

International Christian Embassy Jerusalem - USA
P.O. Box 332974
Murfreesboro, TN 37133
tel: (615) 895-9830
fax: (615) 895-9829
EIN: 62-1279378

Mail donations to:
MSC 7505
P.O. Box 415000
Nashville, TN 37241

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Board Leadership

Michael Little
President

CEO

Susan McElroy Michael
USA Director

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