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Good News Radio

Family friendly

three stars

82.05

2048 Orange Tree Lane Suite 200
Redlands, CA 92374
tel: (909) 583-2150   Web Site
EIN: 23-7243474

Board Leadership
Charles Keyes
Chairman

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.05 three stars
  Financial 82.12 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 82.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Good News Radio, or KSGN, is a ministry that draws people closer to God by providing encouragement, edifying believers and building community through Christian music, mission outreach, and events. Good News Radio is helping fulfill the great commission of Jesus Christ. Christ's commission to us is twofold: to proclaim the Gospel, and to teach all things He has commanded us. Therefore, both an evangelistic and an educational thrust are part of the broadcast ministry of Good News Radio.

Good News Radio, or KSGN, is a ministry that draws people closer to God by providing encouragement, edifying believers and building community through Christian music, mission outreach, and events. Good News Radio is helping fulfill the great commission of Jesus Christ. Christ's commission to us is twofold: to proclaim the Gospel, and to teach all things He has commanded us. Therefore, both an evangelistic and an educational thrust are part of the broadcast ministry of Good News Radio.

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Financial

three stars

82.12

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

82.00

This rating was published 06/01/2018 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)
71.6%
  Administrative Expenses 17.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.82
  Program Expenses Growth 0.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Good News Radio on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Good News Radio on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Good News Radio (CA) 82.05 three stars
Zola Levitt Ministries (TX) 91.43 four stars
In Touch Ministries (GA) 86.14 three stars
D. James Kennedy Ministries (FL) 86.61 three stars
Focus on the Family (CO) 89.30 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,423,482
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,423,482
   Program Service Revenue $390,867
Total Primary Revenue $1,814,349
   Other Revenue $157,984
TOTAL REVENUE $1,972,333
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,114,743
   Administrative Expenses $253,607
   Fundraising Expenses $248,792
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,617,142
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $355,191
   
Net Assets $2,787,660

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
Broadcast Radio $1,114,743 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 06/01/2018 82.05 three stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 83.47 three stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 84.76 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 84.81 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 08/01/2015 84.60 three stars
2013-06 02/01/2014 84.21 three stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 80.12 three stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 75.45 two stars
2010-06 12/01/2011 74.56 two stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 82.93 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 08/01/2010 72.06 two stars
2008-06 08/01/2009 76.72 two stars
2007-06 02/01/2008 80.99 three stars
2005-12 10/01/2006 83.90 three stars
2004-12 06/01/2006 84.35 three stars
2003-12 09/01/2005 60.42 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 23-7243474
Name in IRS Master File GOOD NEWS RADIO
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (120) Publishing activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 December, 1972
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$95,938 5.93% Dawn Hibbard General Manager

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Good News Radio (CA) 82.05 three stars
EWTN (AL) 86.61 three stars
KSBJ Educational Foundation (TX) 90.60 four stars
Haven Ministries (CA) 85.43 three stars
Family Life Ministries (NY) 95.64 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Good News Radio
2048 Orange Tree Lane
Suite 200
Redlands, CA 92374
tel: (909) 583-2150
fax: (909) 583-2170
EIN: 23-7243474

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Board Leadership

Charles Keyes
Chairman

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