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SCORE International

Short term trips, long term effects

three stars

82.38

707 South Germantown Road East Ridge, TN 37412
tel: (423) 894-7111   Web Site
EIN: 58-1605736

Board Leadership
Ken Lassiter
Chairman

CEO
John Zeller
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.38 three stars
  Financial 83.88 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

SCORE International is a short term mission organization founded in 1984 by Ron Bishop. Originally founded as a sports ministry, SCORE has evolved into a full service mission organization. SCORE provides all inclusive trips that are managed by our qualified staff and missionaries. Each trip offers lodging, meals, trip insurance, ground transportation, interpreters, ministry set-up and a trip coordinator. These all inclusive trips make it easy for you to JUST GO!

SCORE International is a short term mission organization founded in 1984 by Ron Bishop. Originally founded as a sports ministry, SCORE has evolved into a full service mission organization. SCORE provides all inclusive trips that are managed by our qualified staff and missionaries. Each trip offers lodging, meals, trip insurance, ground transportation, interpreters, ministry set-up and a trip coordinator. These all inclusive trips make it easy for you to JUST GO!

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Financial

three stars

83.88

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 04/01/2020 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)
81.1%
  Administrative Expenses 13.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.81
  Program Expenses Growth -2.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SCORE International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SCORE International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SCORE International (TN) 82.38 three stars
EQUIP (GA) 86.40 three stars
International Cooperating Ministries (VA) 93.62 four stars
Haggai International (GA) 88.55 three stars
Lifeline Christian Mission (OH) 88.74 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,334,777
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $8,334,777
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $8,334,777
   Other Revenue $313,066
TOTAL REVENUE $8,647,843
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,972,660
   Administrative Expenses $1,167,719
   Fundraising Expenses $451,449
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,591,828
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $56,015
   
Net Assets $7,239,030

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
Mission Trips $6,645,238 95.3%
Dominican Republic Projects $327,422 4.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 04/01/2020 82.38 three stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 82.33 three stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 82.26 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 85.56 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 85.92 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 86.22 three stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 86.20 three stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 86.23 three stars
2011-12 08/01/2013 86.27 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 86.27 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 83.47 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 95.82 four stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 96.06 four stars
2007-12 06/01/2009 90.91 four stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 91.26 four stars
2005-12 03/01/2007 91.40 four stars
2004-12 04/01/2006 91.20 four stars
2003-12 03/01/2005 73.65 two 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 58-1605736
Name in IRS Master File SCORE INTERNATIONAL INC
NTEE Code X21
NTEE Classification Protestant
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (29) Other religious activities
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 October, 1985
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
$152,383 1.77% John Zeller Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SCORE International (TN) 82.38 three stars
The Outreach Foundation (TN) 90.71 four stars
Youth for Christ USA (CO) 87.56 three stars
Teen Missions International (FL) 87.35 three stars
Commission To Every Nation (TX) 95.70 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

SCORE International
707 South Germantown Road
East Ridge, TN 37412
tel: (423) 894-7111
EIN: 58-1605736

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 9994
Chattanooga, TN 37412

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Board Leadership

Ken Lassiter
Chairman

CEO

John Zeller
Executive Director

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