Religion : Religious Media and Broadcasting (Grantmaking)

Back to the Bible Foundation

Increasing public support to benefit Back to the Bible

two stars

72.38

6400 Cornhusker Highway P.O. Box 82808
Lincoln, NE 68501
tel: (800) 759-2425   Web Site
EIN: 47-6022615

Board Leadership
Dale Michels
Chairman

CEO
Arnie Cole
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 72.38 two stars
  Financial 75.00 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 70.00 two stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Back to the Bible Foundation's purpose is to increase public support to benefit the purposes of Back to the Bible and such other nonprofit ministries whose philosophies of ministry are consistent with the association's. Founded in 1939, Back to the Bible is a worldwide Christian ministry dedicated to leading people forward spiritually. Using media and technology, Back to the Bible meets people at their own spiritual level and walks with them daily into a living, growing and passionate relationship with Jesus Christ by equipping and motivating them to engage Scripture daily.

The Back to the Bible Foundation's purpose is to increase public support to benefit the purposes of Back to the Bible and such other nonprofit ministries whose philosophies of ministry are consistent with the association's. Founded in 1939, Back to the Bible is a worldwide Christian ministry dedicated to leading people forward spiritually. Using media and technology, Back to the Bible meets people at their own spiritual level and walks with them daily into a living, growing and passionate relationship with Jesus Christ by equipping and motivating them to engage Scripture daily.

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Financial

two stars

75.00

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

70.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
99.2%
  Administrative Expenses < 0.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.04
  Program Expenses Growth -9.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 99.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Back to the Bible Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Back to the Bible Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $972,481
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $972,481
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $972,481
   Other Revenue $426,898
TOTAL REVENUE $1,399,379
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $827,206
   Administrative Expenses $352
   Fundraising Expenses $3,832
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $831,390
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $567,989
   
Net Assets $27,782

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
Not compensated -- Arnold R. Cole President $216,005

Mission

The Back to the Bible Foundation's purpose is to increase public support to benefit the purposes of Back to the Bible and such other nonprofit ministries whose philosophies of ministry are consistent with the association's. Founded in 1939, Back to the Bible is a worldwide Christian ministry dedicated to leading people forward spiritually. Using media and technology, Back to the Bible meets people at their own spiritual level and walks with them daily into a living, growing and passionate relationship with Jesus Christ by equipping and motivating them to engage Scripture daily.

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Charity Contact Info

Back to the Bible Foundation
6400 Cornhusker Highway
P.O. Box 82808
Lincoln, NE 68501
tel: (800) 759-2425
fax: (402) 464-7474
EIN: 47-6022615

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Board Leadership

Dale Michels
Chairman

CEO

Arnie Cole
CEO