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Religion : Religious Activities

International Christian Ministries

To Serve the Church through Discipleship and Equipping its Leaders

87.92

1830 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 106 Bakersfield, CA 93301
tel: (661) 832-9740   Web Site
EIN: 62-1465626

Board Leadership
Steve Downs
Chair

CEO
Dave Champness
President

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.92
  Financial 91.84
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00
This rating was published 12/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

International Christian Ministries was launched in 1986 to meet the growing need for discipleship in Kenya. The focus of the ministry has always been the training, equipping and discipling of leaders to serve the church and fulfill the Great Commission. Over the years the model evolved to include two main avenues for developing Christian leaders: the Christian Leadership Institute (CLI) and Africa Theological Seminary (ATS). Both of these programs focus on providing quality training with aim of discipling participants. Currently ICM is registered in 12 countries and works in over 20 countries.

International Christian Ministries was launched in 1986 to meet the growing need for discipleship in Kenya. The focus of the ministry has always been the training, equipping and discipling of leaders to serve the church and fulfill the Great Commission. Over the years the model evolved to include two main avenues for developing Christian leaders: the Christian Leadership Institute (CLI) and Africa Theological Seminary (ATS). Both of these programs focus on providing quality training with aim of discipling participants. Currently ICM is registered in 12 countries and works in over 20 countries.

Financial

91.84

Accountability & Transparency

85.00

This rating was published 12/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
82.7%
  Administrative Expenses 14.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.31
  Program Expenses Growth 11.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Christian Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Christian Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
International Christian Ministries (CA) 87.92
The Mailbox Club (GA) 90.84
India Gospel League, North America (OH) 89.59
African Enterprise (WA) 85.15
Orphan Helpers (VA) 90.17

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,069,501
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $94,767
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,164,268
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,164,268
   Other Revenue $20,633
TOTAL REVENUE $1,184,901
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,036,416
   Administrative Expenses $156,315
   Fundraising Expenses $5,827
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,198,558
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-13,657
   
Net Assets $331,512

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
Discipleship and Education $1,036,416 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 12/01/2021 87.92
2019-12 07/01/2021 78.01
2018-12 05/01/2020 78.28
2017-12 12/21/2018 80.19
2016-12 03/01/2018 82.48
2015-12 03/01/2017 83.67
2014-12 06/01/2016 88.67
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 83.95
2014-12 02/01/2016 82.69
2013-12 07/01/2015 86.49
2012-12 12/20/2013 88.76
2011-12 03/01/2013 73.34
2010-12 05/01/2012 73.49
2009-12 09/20/2011 64.73
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 60.16
2008-12 04/01/2010 67.34
2007-12 02/01/2009 74.76
2006-12 11/01/2007 93.72
2005-12 02/01/2007 93.98
2004-12 11/01/2005 93.39

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

EIN 62-1465626
Name in IRS Master File INTERNATIONAL CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC
NTEE Code X20
NTEE Classification Christian
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (30) School, college, trade school, etc.
(29) Other religious activities
Foundation Status School 170(b)(1)(A)(ii)
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 August, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- Dave Champness President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
International Christian Ministries (CA) 87.92
Heaven's Family (PA) 93.59
Orphan Helpers (VA) 90.17
Frontiers (AZ) 87.99
FRIENDS in Action International (PA) 91.20

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Charity Contact Info

International Christian Ministries
1830 Truxtun Avenue, Suite 106
Bakersfield, CA 93301
tel: (661) 832-9740
EIN: 62-1465626

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 129
Monument, CO 80132

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Board Leadership

Steve Downs
Chair

CEO

Dave Champness
President

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