Bible Tracts, Inc.

Summary

Bible Tracts, Inc. (BTI) is a 501c3 organization that prints and distributes free Bible tracts. To date, BTI has produced 503 million tracts and has sent them around the world. The organization has 42 titles and 20 languages in stock. All tracts are free and postpaid as the Lord provides. Please write the organization for a free sample pack.


Contact information

Mailing address:
PO Box 188
1925 S Main St 61702-0188
Bloomington, IL 61702-0188

Website: www.bibletractsinc.org

Phone: (309) 828-6888

Email: bibletractsinc@juno.com


Organization details

EIN: 366112743

CEO/President: Pastor Mark Smith

Chairman: Pastor Joey Watt

Board size: 7

Founder: Mr. Paul Levin

Year founded: 1938

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: No

Member of ECFA since:


Purpose

Bible Tracts, Inc. (BTI) is an organization that prints and distributes free Bible tracts. To date, BTI has produced 503 million tracts and has sent them around the world. The organization has 42 titles and 20 languages in stock. All tracts are free and postpaid as the Lord provides. Please write the organization for a free sample pack.


Mission statement


Statement of faith

Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Christian Growth

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating73 of 4305 of 46
Fund acquisition rating1 of 4301 of 46
Resource allocation rating120 of 4309 of 46
Asset utilization rating222 of 43021 of 46

Financial ratios

Funding ratiosMedian % for
all ministries in
MW database
20172016201520142013
Return on fundraising efforts Return on fundraising efforts =
Fundraising expense /
Total contributions
7%0%0%0%0%0%
Fundraising cost ratio Fundraising cost ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total revenue
6%0%0%0%0%0%
Contributions reliance Contributions reliance =
Total contributions /
Total revenue
95%100%100%100%100%100%
Fundraising expense ratio Fundraising expense ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total expenses
6%0%0%0%0%0%
Other revenue reliance Other revenue reliance =
Total other revenue /
Total revenue
5%0%0%0%0%0%
 
Operating ratiosMedian % for
all ministries in
MW database
20172016201520142013
Program expense ratio Program expense ratio =
Program services /
Total expenses
83%86%86%85%87%85%
Spending ratio Spending ratio =
Total expenses /
Total revenue
99%115%97%106%74%99%
Program output ratio Program output ratio =
Program services /
Total revenue
81%99%84%90%65%85%
Savings ratio Savings ratio =
Surplus (deficit) /
Total revenue
1%-15%3%-6%26%1%
Reserve accumulation rate Reserve accumulation rate =
Surplus (deficit) /
Net assets
3%-18%3%-6%35%1%
General and admin ratio General and admin ratio =
Management and general expense /
Total expenses
10%14%14%15%13%15%
 
Investing ratiosMedian measure
for all ministries
in MW database
20172016201520142013
Total asset turnover Total asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total assets
1.321.351.181.121.001.45
Degree of long-term investment Degree of long-term investment =
Total assets /
Total current assets
1.531.891.711.821.752.47
Current asset turnover Current asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total current assets
2.532.552.012.031.743.58
 
Liquidity ratiosMedian measure
for all ministries
in MW database
20172016201520142013
Current ratio Current ratio =
Total current assets /
Total current liabilities
9.090.000.000.000.004673.74
Current liabilities ratio Current liabilities ratio =
Total current liabilities /
Total current assets
0.100.000.000.000.000.00
Liquid reserve level Liquid reserve level =
(Total current assets -
Total current liabilities) /
(Total expenses / 12)
4.074.715.965.906.883.35
 
Solvency ratiosMedian % for
all ministries in
MW database
20172016201520142013
Liabilities ratio Liabilities ratio =
Total liabilities /
Total assets
10%0%0%0%0%0%
Debt ratio Debt ratio =
Debt /
Total assets
0%0%0%0%0%0%
Reserve coverage ratio Reserve coverage ratio =
Net assets /
Total expenses
63%74%85%89%100%69%

Financials

Balance sheet
 
Assets20172016201520142013
Cash$148,329$192,503$174,848$192,502$88,801
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$0$0$0$0$0
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$148,329$192,503$174,848$192,502$88,801
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$131,467$136,529$142,762$144,695$130,787
Other long-term assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total long-term assets$131,467$136,529$142,762$144,695$130,787
Total assets$279,796$329,032$317,610$337,197$219,588
 
Liabilities20172016201520142013
Payables and accrued expenses$0$0$0$0$19
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$0$0$0$0$19
Debt$0$0$0$0$0
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total long-term liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total liabilities$0$0$0$0$19
 
Net assets20172016201520142013
Unrestricted$279,796$192,503$317,610$337,197$219,569
Temporarily restricted$0$136,529$0$0$0
Permanently restricted$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets$279,796$329,032$317,610$337,197$219,569
 
Revenues and expenses
 
Revenue20172016201520142013
Total contributions$329,546$399,043$335,980$453,192$321,441
Program service revenue($1,112)($41)$243($32)($1,164)
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$0$0$0$0$0
Other revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Total other revenue($1,112)($41)$243($32)($1,164)
Total revenue$328,434$399,002$336,223$453,160$320,277
 
Expenses20172016201520142013
Program services$324,211$333,261$301,213$292,553$271,250
Management and general$53,459$54,319$54,597$42,979$46,587
Fundraising$0$0$0$0$0
Total expenses$377,670$387,580$355,810$335,532$317,837
 
Change in net assets20172016201520142013
Surplus (deficit)($49,236)$11,422($19,587)$117,628$2,440
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets($49,236)$11,422($19,587)$117,628$2,440

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