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Global Servants

So no life goes unchanged

three stars

83.73

935 Highway 124 Unit 212
Braselton, GA 30517
tel: (770) 868-8887   Web Site
EIN: 58-1291607

Board Leadership
Lawrence Lockett
Chairman

CEO
Mark Rutland
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.73 three stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 77.00 two stars
This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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

Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

77.00

This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
86.8%
  Administrative Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.41
  Program Expenses Growth 14.3%
  Liabilities to Assets -1.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Global Servants on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Global Servants on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Global Servants (GA) 83.73 three stars
Bright Hope International (IL) 93.98 four stars
World Indigenous Missions (TX) 86.01 three stars
Joni and Friends (CA) 93.41 four stars
The Center for Mission Mobilization (AR) 85.92 three stars

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Global Servants is a missions and evangelism organization founded by Dr. Mark Rutland in 1977. Global Servants has reached thousands of people worldwide through crusades, seminars, camps, books, tapes, local evangelism projects, church planting, and leadership training. Over the last two decades, Global Servants has grown into a worldwide missions and evangelism organization with ongoing work in Thailand and Ghana. In the USA, Global Servants sponsors several Couples' Conferences each year four sessions of the NICL (National Institute of Christian Leadership) and has an active media ministry with all of Mark Rutland's sermons, CDs, videos and books available, including a sermon-of-the-week club.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $719,799
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $719,799
   Program Service Revenue $762,304
Total Primary Revenue $1,482,103
   Other Revenue $71,587
TOTAL REVENUE $1,553,690
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,470,908
   Administrative Expenses $140,489
   Fundraising Expenses $44,431
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,655,828
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-102,138
   
Net Assets $2,231,296

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
West Africa Missions and Evangelism $787,375 53.5%
National Institute of Christian Leadership $367,587 25.0%
Media Ministry $190,541 13.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-03 04/01/2017 83.73 three stars
2015-03 06/01/2016 80.90 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-03 12/22/2015 80.88 three stars
2014-03 09/01/2015 80.69 three stars
2013-03 07/01/2014 77.90 two stars
2012-03 08/01/2013 80.77 three stars
2011-03 07/01/2012 79.57 two stars
2010-03 12/01/2011 84.97 three stars
2010-03 09/20/2011 77.74 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-03 06/01/2011 89.10 three stars
2009-03 11/24/2010 89.04 three stars
2008-03 07/01/2009 98.39 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 58-1291607
Name in IRS Master File GLOBAL SERVANTS INC
NTEE Code X21
NTEE Classification Protestant
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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]
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
  • March, 2013
  • March, 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
$215,475 13.01% Mark Rutland President

Global Servants is a missions and evangelism organization founded by Dr. Mark Rutland in 1977. Global Servants has reached thousands of people worldwide through crusades, seminars, camps, books, tapes, local evangelism projects, church planting, and leadership training. Over the last two decades, Global Servants has grown into a worldwide missions and evangelism organization with ongoing work in Thailand and Ghana. In the USA, Global Servants sponsors several Couples' Conferences each year four sessions of the NICL (National Institute of Christian Leadership) and has an active media ministry with all of Mark Rutland's sermons, CDs, videos and books available, including a sermon-of-the-week club.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Global Servants (GA) 83.73 three stars
India Gospel League, North America (OH) 92.38 four stars
International Christian Embassy Jerusalem - USA (TN) 86.23 three stars
Kingdom Workers (WI) 89.57 three stars
SIFAT (AL) 86.10 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Global Servants
935 Highway 124
Unit 212
Braselton, GA 30517
tel: (770) 868-8887
EIN: 58-1291607

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Board Leadership

Lawrence Lockett
Chairman

CEO

Mark Rutland
President

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