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Religion : Religious Media and Broadcasting

J103

Shining the light

two stars

77.36

2321 Hickory Valley Road Chattanooga, TN 37421
tel: (877) 262-5103   Web Site
EIN: 62-1535834

CEO
Bob Lubell
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 77.36 two stars
  Financial 74.24 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of J103 is to communicate the Gospel of Jesus Christ through media and music.

The mission of J103 is to communicate the Gospel of Jesus Christ through media and music.

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Financial

two stars

74.24

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
67.2%
  Administrative Expenses 26.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.72
  Program Expenses Growth 0.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 24.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by J103 on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by J103 on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
J103 (TN) 77.36 two stars
Proverbs 31 Ministries (NC) 92.56 four stars
Relevant Radio (WI) 92.02 four stars
SAT 7 North America (MD) 85.03 three stars
Educational Media Foundation (CA) 93.30 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $982,759
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $982,759
   Program Service Revenue $1,517,874
Total Primary Revenue $2,500,633
   Other Revenue $-77,296
TOTAL REVENUE $2,423,337
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,589,522
   Administrative Expenses $670,521
   Fundraising Expenses $108,961
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,369,004
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $54,333
   
Net Assets $1,672,984

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 03/01/2020 77.36 two stars
2017-12 11/01/2019 76.94 two stars
2017-12 12/21/2018 75.19 two stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 72.00 two stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 73.88 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 77.96 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 78.54 two stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 81.30 three stars
2012-12 09/01/2014 80.30 three stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 77.90 two stars
2011-12 11/06/2012 82.47 three stars
2010-12 08/01/2012 77.42 two stars
2010-12 12/23/2011 57.62 one star
2009-12 09/20/2011 56.72 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 71.86 two stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 74.95 two stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 64.44 one star
2006-12 12/01/2007 70.97 two stars
2005-12 11/01/2006 73.74 two stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 82.17 three 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 62-1535834
Name in IRS Master File PARTNERS FOR CHRISTIAN MEDIA INC
NTEE Code A30
NTEE Classification Media, Communications Organizations
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (121) Radio or television broadcasting
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 December, 1993
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$219,663 9.27% Robert H. Lubell President, Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
J103 (TN) 77.36 two stars
Changed Lives (TN) 87.81 three stars
Far East Broadcasting Company (CA) 92.08 four stars
Family Life Communications (AZ) 94.28 four stars
Lamb & Lion Ministries (TX) 95.54 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

J103
2321 Hickory Valley Road
Chattanooga, TN 37421
tel: (877) 262-5103
EIN: 62-1535834

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 24297
Chattanooga, TN 37422

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CEO

Bob Lubell
President

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