Religion : Religious Media and Broadcasting

Educational Media Foundation

Operating religious radio as a means of spreading the Gospel

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four stars

94.01

5700 West Oaks Blvd. Rocklin, CA 95765
tel: (800) 434-8400   Web Site
EIN: 94-2816342

Board Leadership
Mark Voltman
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Alan Mason
President & Interim CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.01 four stars
  Financial 97.24 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Create compelling media that inspires and encourages our listeners to have a meaningful relationship with Christ. We use music, people, and short educational features to build relationships with our listeners through our media channels. The currency from these relationships is trust, and through that trust, we help peoples' souls respond to a God who loves them, gave Himself for them, and wants to be the center of their lives. Our desire is to work together with our listeners to demonstrate Christ's love through service to their local communities.

Create compelling media that inspires and encourages our listeners to have a meaningful relationship with Christ. We use music, people, and short educational features to build relationships with our listeners through our media channels. The currency from these relationships is trust, and through that trust, we help peoples' souls respond to a God who loves them, gave Himself for them, and wants to be the center of their lives. Our desire is to work together with our listeners to demonstrate Christ's love through service to their local communities.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2017
Number of new donors
119,527
Number of overall donors
499,660
This impact information is current as of July 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

97.24

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
84.1%
  Administrative Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.93
  Program Expenses Growth 7.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Educational Media Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Educational Media Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $177,120,417
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $177,120,417
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $177,120,417
   Other Revenue $11,469,322
TOTAL REVENUE $188,589,739
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $93,593,399
   Administrative Expenses $12,023,873
   Fundraising Expenses $7,493,146
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $113,110,418
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $75,479,321
   
Net Assets $553,139,748

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$553,284 0.48% Michael Novak CEO & Director
Other Salaries of Note
$339,238 0.29% Alan Mason President

Mission

Create compelling media that inspires and encourages our listeners to have a meaningful relationship with Christ. We use music, people, and short educational features to build relationships with our listeners through our media channels. The currency from these relationships is trust, and through that trust, we help peoples' souls respond to a God who loves them, gave Himself for them, and wants to be the center of their lives. Our desire is to work together with our listeners to demonstrate Christ's love through service to their local communities.

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Charity Contact Info

Educational Media Foundation
5700 West Oaks Blvd.
Rocklin, CA 95765
tel: (800) 434-8400
EIN: 94-2816342

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 2098
Omaha, NE 68172

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Board Leadership

Mark Voltman
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Alan Mason
President & Interim CEO