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Teen Missions International

Training tomorrow's missionaries today

two stars

72.21

885 East Hall Road Merritt Island, FL 32953
tel: (321) 453-0350   Web Site
EIN: 23-7125177

CEO
Robert Bland
President, Founder

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 72.21 two stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 62.00 one star
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Teen Missions International is a pioneer of the concept of providing short-term missions experience for teens with confidence that as young people saw the mission field first-hand they would see the pressing needs of the world. The first team went out in 1971 and since that time over 42,000 North American youth have assisted with a variety of evangelistic and building projects with over 200 established missions in over 110 countries. We exist to launch youth into lifetime missions involvement by training, discipling and mobilizing them to impact eternity around the world. A large number of our alumni are in full-time Christian ministry serving the Lord worldwide as pastors, teachers, Christian authors and missionaries.

Teen Missions International is a pioneer of the concept of providing short-term missions experience for teens with confidence that as young people saw the mission field first-hand they would see the pressing needs of the world. The first team went out in 1971 and since that time over 42,000 North American youth have assisted with a variety of evangelistic and building projects with over 200 established missions in over 110 countries. We exist to launch youth into lifetime missions involvement by training, discipling and mobilizing them to impact eternity around the world. A large number of our alumni are in full-time Christian ministry serving the Lord worldwide as pastors, teachers, Christian authors and missionaries.

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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

one star

62.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 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)
89.9%
  Administrative Expenses 9.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.59
  Program Expenses Growth -4.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Teen Missions International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Teen Missions International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Teen Missions International (FL) 72.21 two stars
Venture Expeditions (MN) 92.24 four stars
African Bible Colleges (MS) 85.49 three stars
Kingdom Workers (WI) 88.04 three stars
G.O. Ministries (KY) 90.39 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,307,267
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,307,267
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,307,267
   Other Revenue $452,054
TOTAL REVENUE $3,759,321
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,705,792
   Administrative Expenses $314,748
   Fundraising Expenses $28,957
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,049,497
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $709,824
   
Net Assets $5,766,222

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
Work and Evangelistic Ministry $1,606,644 59.4%
Overseas Development Ministry $1,072,656 39.6%
Auxiliary Activities $26,492 1.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-09 08/01/2018 72.21 two stars
2016-09 03/01/2018 70.30 two stars
2015-09 09/01/2016 69.86 one star
2014-09 06/01/2016 69.67 one star
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 12/22/2015 72.05 two stars
2013-09 12/01/2014 71.66 two stars
2012-09 09/01/2013 64.11 one star
2011-09 06/01/2012 69.28 one star
2010-09 09/20/2011 70.08 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 02/01/2011 88.99 three stars
2008-09 03/01/2010 74.98 two stars
2007-09 09/01/2008 80.36 three stars
2006-09 06/01/2007 89.35 three stars
2005-09 12/15/2006 86.06 three stars
2004-09 02/01/2006 72.56 two stars
2003-09 01/05/2005 69.44 one star

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

EIN 23-7125177
Name in IRS Master File TEEN MISSIONS INTERNATIONAL INC
NTEE Code O55
NTEE Classification Youth Development - Religious Leadership
NTEE Type Youth Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (6) Missionary activities
(7) Evangelism
(8) Religious publishing 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 June, 1972
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$8,890 0.29% Robert M. Bland President
Other Salaries of Note
$27,945 0.91% Paul Kostner Director
$27,945 0.91% Elizabeth Kostner Director
$19,840 0.65% Anthony Myers Director
$19,840 0.65% Shawna Myers Director
$14,772 0.48% Steven Peterson Board Member

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Teen Missions International (FL) 72.21 two stars
In Touch Mission International (AZ) 85.04 three stars
International Needs (MI) 89.53 three stars
Prison Fellowship International (DC) 87.13 three stars
Haggai International (GA) 87.66 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Teen Missions International
885 East Hall Road
Merritt Island, FL 32953
tel: (321) 453-0350
fax: (321) 452-7988
EIN: 23-7125177

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CEO

Robert Bland
President, Founder

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