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Garner Ted Armstrong Evangelistic Association

Teaching and propagating the gospel according to Jesus Christ, worldwide

zero star

47.86

17444 State Highway 155 South Flint, TX 75762
tel: (903) 561-7070   Web Site
EIN: 75-2741186

CEO
Mark Armstrong
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 47.86 zero star
  Financial 71.52 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 32.00 zero star
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Garner Ted Armstrong Evangelistic Association teaches and propagates the gospel according to Jesus Christ, worldwide. We provide church services sending the message of the gospel through personal appearance campaigns and via electronic media such as radio and television. We establish other organizations, such as the Intercontinental Church of God, which enhance the purpose of this evangelistic association. We also provide free information via books, pamphlets, audio and video tapes and internet connection about the gospel and Jesus Christ, and world happenings related to the Bible.

Garner Ted Armstrong Evangelistic Association teaches and propagates the gospel according to Jesus Christ, worldwide. We provide church services sending the message of the gospel through personal appearance campaigns and via electronic media such as radio and television. We establish other organizations, such as the Intercontinental Church of God, which enhance the purpose of this evangelistic association. We also provide free information via books, pamphlets, audio and video tapes and internet connection about the gospel and Jesus Christ, and world happenings related to the Bible.

Financial

two stars

71.52

Accountability & Transparency

zero star

32.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 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)
64.1%
  Administrative Expenses 34.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.87
  Program Expenses Growth -13.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Garner Ted Armstrong Evangelistic Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Garner Ted Armstrong Evangelistic Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $0
   Federated Campaigns $692,556
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $692,556
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $692,556
   Other Revenue $0
TOTAL REVENUE $692,556
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $310,852
   Administrative Expenses $232,648
   Fundraising Expenses $6,964
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $550,464
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $142,092
   
Net Assets $644,200

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
Free Information About the Gospel $164,283 52.8%
Church Services $106,621 34.3%
Establish Other Organizations $21,550 6.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 05/01/2021 47.86 zero star
2018-12 02/01/2020 50.21 zero star
2017-12 11/01/2018 49.68 zero star
2016-12 12/01/2017 48.27 zero star
2015-12 03/01/2017 48.10 zero star
2014-12 06/01/2016 47.82 zero star
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 45.53 zero star
2013-12 07/01/2015 45.72 zero star
2012-12 02/01/2014 45.55 zero star
2011-12 05/01/2013 43.16 zero star
2010-12 03/01/2012 43.23 zero star
2009-12 09/20/2011 45.06 zero star
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 69.81 one star
2008-12 11/01/2009 71.06 two stars
2007-12 11/01/2008 77.74 two stars
2006-12 08/01/2007 70.40 two stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 70.43 two stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 70.63 two stars
2003-12 12/01/2004 90.66 four stars
2002-12 11/01/2003 90.78 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 75-2741186
Name in IRS Master File GARNER TED ARMSTRONG EVANGELISTIC ASSOCIATION 01021998
NTEE Code X20
NTEE Classification Christian
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(7) Evangelism
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 September, 1998
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$52,457 9.52% Mark Armstrong President

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Charity Contact Info

Garner Ted Armstrong Evangelistic Association
17444 State Highway 155 South
Flint, TX 75762
tel: (903) 561-7070
fax: (903) 561-4141
EIN: 75-2741186

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CEO

Mark Armstrong
President

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