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

Transparency grade

C

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Christian Growth

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating52 of 7253 of 56
Fund acquisition rating7 of 7261 of 56
Resource allocation rating78 of 7268 of 56
Asset utilization rating296 of 72517 of 56

Financial ratios

Funding ratiosSector median20182017201620152014
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
5%0%0%0%0%0%
Contributions reliance Contributions reliance =
Total contributions /
Total revenue
83%100%100%100%100%100%
Fundraising expense ratio Fundraising expense ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total expenses
5%0%0%0%0%0%
Other revenue reliance Other revenue reliance =
Total other revenue /
Total revenue
17%0%0%0%0%0%
 
Operating ratiosSector median20182017201620152014
Program expense ratio Program expense ratio =
Program services /
Total expenses
78%87%86%86%85%87%
Spending ratio Spending ratio =
Total expenses /
Total revenue
97%110%115%97%106%74%
Program output ratio Program output ratio =
Program services /
Total revenue
76%95%99%84%90%65%
Savings ratio Savings ratio =
Surplus (deficit) /
Total revenue
3%-10%-15%3%-6%26%
Reserve accumulation rate Reserve accumulation rate =
Surplus (deficit) /
Net assets
4%-15%-18%3%-6%35%
General and admin ratio General and admin ratio =
Management and general expense /
Total expenses
13%13%14%14%15%13%
 
Investing ratiosSector median20182017201620152014
Total asset turnover Total asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total assets
1.151.551.351.181.121.00
Degree of long-term investment Degree of long-term investment =
Total assets /
Total current assets
1.372.071.891.711.821.75
Current asset turnover Current asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total current assets
2.083.192.552.012.031.74
 
Liquidity ratiosSector median20182017201620152014
Current ratio Current ratio =
Total current assets /
Total current liabilities
11.47146.160.000.000.000.00
Current liabilities ratio Current liabilities ratio =
Total current liabilities /
Total current assets
0.090.010.000.000.000.00
Liquid reserve level Liquid reserve level =
(Total current assets -
Total current liabilities) /
(Total expenses / 12)
5.013.734.715.965.906.88
 
Solvency ratiosSector median20182017201620152014
Liabilities ratio Liabilities ratio =
Total liabilities /
Total assets
8%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
74%64%74%85%89%100%

Financials

Balance sheet
 
Assets20182017201620152014
Cash$118,685$148,329$192,503$174,848$192,502
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$118,685$148,329$192,503$174,848$192,502
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$126,406$131,467$136,529$142,762$144,695
Other long-term assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total long-term assets$126,406$131,467$136,529$142,762$144,695
Total assets$245,091$279,796$329,032$317,610$337,197
 
Liabilities20182017201620152014
Payables and accrued expenses$812$0$0$0$0
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$812$0$0$0$0
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$812$0$0$0$0
 
Net assets20182017201620152014
Unrestricted$244,279$279,796$329,032$317,610$337,197
Temporarily restricted$0$0$0$0$0
Permanently restricted$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets$244,279$279,796$329,032$317,610$337,197
 
Revenues and expenses
 
Revenue20182017201620152014
Total contributions$343,271$329,546$399,043$335,980$453,192
Program service revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$0$0$0$0$0
Other revenue$70($1,112)($41)$243($32)
Total other revenue$70($1,112)($41)$243($32)
Total revenue$343,341$328,434$399,002$336,223$453,160
 
Expenses20182017201620152014
Program services$327,780$324,211$333,261$301,213$292,553
Management and general$51,078$53,459$54,319$54,597$42,979
Fundraising$0$0$0$0$0
Total expenses$378,858$377,670$387,580$355,810$335,532
 
Change in net assets20182017201620152014
Surplus (deficit)($35,517)($49,236)$11,422($19,587)$117,628
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets($35,517)($49,236)$11,422($19,587)$117,628

Compensation

Compensation data for this ministry has not been collected.


Response from ministry

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