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Religion : Religious Activities

SCORE International

Short term trips, long term effects

84.60

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

Board Leadership
Coby Orr
Chairman

CEO
John Zeller
Executive Director

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.60
  Financial 89.36
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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!

Financial

89.36

Accountability & Transparency

81.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
81.0%
  Administrative Expenses 13.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.79
  Program Expenses Growth 2.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.6%
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) 84.60
Mission Possible (OH) 93.78
Edify (MA) 85.40
International Cooperating Ministries (VA) 98.23
Youth for Christ USA (CO) 88.52

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,341,103
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $8,341,103
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $8,341,103
   Other Revenue $148,228
TOTAL REVENUE $8,489,331
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,141,735
   Administrative Expenses $1,141,106
   Fundraising Expenses $457,018
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,739,859
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-250,528
   
Net Assets $6,866,846

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 $6,961,106 97.5%
Dominican Republic Projects $180,629 2.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 07/01/2021 84.60
2018-12 04/01/2020 82.38
2017-12 04/01/2019 82.33
2016-12 06/01/2018 82.26
2015-12 03/01/2017 85.56
2014-12 06/01/2016 85.92
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 86.22
2013-12 08/01/2015 86.20
2012-12 05/01/2014 86.23
2011-12 08/01/2013 86.27
2010-12 04/01/2012 86.27
2009-12 09/20/2011 83.47
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 95.82
2008-12 04/01/2010 96.06
2007-12 06/01/2009 90.91
2006-12 04/01/2008 91.26
2005-12 03/01/2007 91.40
2004-12 04/01/2006 91.20
2003-12 03/01/2005 73.65

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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$158,173 1.80% John Zeller Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SCORE International (TN) 84.60
African Enterprise (WA) 85.15
Maranatha Volunteers International (CA) 90.04
Josiah Venture (IL) 91.93
Reaching Souls International (OK) 91.77

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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

Coby Orr
Chairman

CEO

John Zeller
Executive Director

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