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Navajo Ministries

Serving the Navajo since 1953

four stars

90.38

2103 West Main Street Farmington, NM 87401
tel: (888) 325-0255   Web Site
EIN: 85-0113191

Board Leadership
Larry Bomberger
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Bob Fitz
Interim President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.38 four stars
  Financial 86.40 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

86.40

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
72.4%
  Administrative Expenses 15.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.45
  Program Expenses Growth 8.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Navajo Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Navajo Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Navajo Ministries (NM) 90.38 four stars
Soaring Eagle (MT) 85.63 three stars
First Nations Development Institute (CO) 96.66 four stars
Native American Rights Fund (CO) 92.75 four stars
Native American Heritage Association (SD) 92.92 four stars

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Navajo Ministries serves people, primarily the Navajo, in the Four Corners region of New Mexico, Arizona, Utah and Colorado. Since 1953, we have helped to meet the physical, emotional, educational and spiritual needs of Navajo families and children. We will continue to build a future for Navajo families through programs that instill hope, restoration and Christian values. Navajo Ministries reaches Navajoland through the following programs: Four Corners Home for Children, After-School Program, Navajo Nation Outreach, and KNMI Vertical Radio, FM 88.9.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,064,962
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $58,329
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,123,291
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,123,291
   Other Revenue $80,149
TOTAL REVENUE $1,203,440
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $963,895
   Administrative Expenses $205,131
   Fundraising Expenses $169,851
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,338,877
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-135,437
   
Net Assets $1,975,953

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
Children's Home $697,009 72.3%
KNMI Vertical Radio $204,682 21.2%
Elementary School $42,809 4.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-09 11/01/2016 90.38 four stars
2014-09 07/01/2016 87.68 three stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 87.36 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 83.13 three stars
2013-09 12/01/2014 90.20 four stars
2013-09 10/01/2014 89.04 three stars
2012-09 08/01/2013 76.47 two stars
2011-09 06/01/2012 79.82 two stars
2010-09 09/20/2011 81.02 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-09 07/01/2011 79.77 two stars
2009-09 07/01/2010 79.60 two stars
2008-09 08/01/2009 73.71 two stars
2007-09 06/01/2008 76.51 two stars
2006-09 05/01/2007 70.05 two stars
2005-09 05/01/2006 89.64 three stars
2004-09 05/01/2005 75.02 two stars
2003-09 07/01/2004 72.44 two stars
2002-09 11/01/2003 78.63 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 85-0113191
Name in IRS Master File NAVAJO MINISTRIES INCORPORATED
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
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 September, 1953
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 2012

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$49,600 3.70% Eric Fisher President
Other Salaries of Note
$51,096 3.81% James Baker Former President

Navajo Ministries serves people, primarily the Navajo, in the Four Corners region of New Mexico, Arizona, Utah and Colorado. Since 1953, we have helped to meet the physical, emotional, educational and spiritual needs of Navajo families and children. We will continue to build a future for Navajo families through programs that instill hope, restoration and Christian values. Navajo Ministries reaches Navajoland through the following programs: Four Corners Home for Children, After-School Program, Navajo Nation Outreach, and KNMI Vertical Radio, FM 88.9.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Navajo Ministries (NM) 90.38 four stars
Native American Rights Fund (CO) 92.75 four stars
Adopt-A-Native-Elder Program (UT) 94.72 four stars
First Nations Development Institute (CO) 96.66 four stars
Native American Heritage Association (SD) 92.92 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Navajo Ministries
2103 West Main Street
Farmington, NM 87401
tel: (888) 325-0255
fax: (505) 325-9035
EIN: 85-0113191

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 1230
Farmington, NM 87499

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Board Leadership

Larry Bomberger
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Bob Fitz
Interim President

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