Human Services : Homeless Services

Lighthouse Ministries, Florida

Hope that changes lives

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three stars

85.85

215 E. Magnolia Street Lakeland, FL 33801
tel: (863) 687-4076   Web Site
EIN: 59-1722768

Board Leadership
Ashley Troutman
Chairman

CEO
Steve Turbeville
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.85 three stars
  Financial 80.00 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1977, Lighthouse Ministries is set apart by the Spirit of God to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet the physical, emotional and other needs of the poor and at risk population. Our vision is for rehabilitated individuals to achieve an overall outcome of God's peace, life purpose, and fulfillment of potential. Lighthouse Ministries programs and services include: Lighthouse Men's Gospel Rescue Mission, Lighthouse Men's Emmanuel Program, Jay and Eloise Troxel Family Life Center for Women and Children, Lighthouse KIDCARE, Lighthouse Adult Learning and Career Center, Lighthouse Community Preschool, H.O.P.E. Outreach to Families in Need, Lighthouse Thrift Shoppe of Lakeland and Plant City, and Project Green Thumb.

Founded in 1977, Lighthouse Ministries is set apart by the Spirit of God to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet the physical, emotional and other needs of the poor and at risk population. Our vision is for rehabilitated individuals to achieve an overall outcome of God's peace, life purpose, and fulfillment of potential. Lighthouse Ministries programs and services include: Lighthouse Men's Gospel Rescue Mission, Lighthouse Men's Emmanuel Program, Jay and Eloise Troxel Family Life Center for Women and Children, Lighthouse KIDCARE, Lighthouse Adult Learning and Career Center, Lighthouse Community Preschool, H.O.P.E. Outreach to Families in Need, Lighthouse Thrift Shoppe of Lakeland and Plant City, and Project Green Thumb.

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Financial

three stars

80.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
85.0%
  Administrative Expenses 9.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.53
  Program Expenses Growth -1.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 70.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lighthouse Ministries, Florida on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lighthouse Ministries, Florida on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,334,377
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,334,377
   Program Service Revenue $38,044
Total Primary Revenue $3,372,421
   Other Revenue $12
TOTAL REVENUE $3,372,433
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,093,373
   Administrative Expenses $347,796
   Fundraising Expenses $215,164
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,656,333
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-283,900
   
Net Assets $2,119,807

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$88,126 2.41% Steve Turbeville President, CEO

Mission

Founded in 1977, Lighthouse Ministries is set apart by the Spirit of God to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet the physical, emotional and other needs of the poor and at risk population. Our vision is for rehabilitated individuals to achieve an overall outcome of God's peace, life purpose, and fulfillment of potential. Lighthouse Ministries programs and services include: Lighthouse Men's Gospel Rescue Mission, Lighthouse Men's Emmanuel Program, Jay and Eloise Troxel Family Life Center for Women and Children, Lighthouse KIDCARE, Lighthouse Adult Learning and Career Center, Lighthouse Community Preschool, H.O.P.E. Outreach to Families in Need, Lighthouse Thrift Shoppe of Lakeland and Plant City, and Project Green Thumb.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lighthouse Ministries, Florida (FL) 85.85 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

Lighthouse Ministries, Florida
215 E. Magnolia Street
Lakeland, FL 33801
tel: (863) 687-4076
EIN: 59-1722768

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 3112
Lakeland, FL 33802

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Board Leadership

Ashley Troutman
Chairman

CEO

Steve Turbeville
President, CEO