SHABACH! Ministries Inc

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This non-profit 501(c)3 corporation founded by the First Baptist Church of Glenarden, in Landover area of Prince George's County is developing dynamic communities by "educating, engaging and empowering."

Offering superior service in early childhood development, academic achievement, and community activities, SHABACH! is committed to delivering meaningful, safe, programs that "educate, engage and empower." Driven by a spirit of excellence, SHABACH! has developed a core group of services to positively impact our surrounding community through a variety of programs to encourage growth and instill a sense of belonging.

To this end, we are committed to developing confident, capable youth and adults who are ready to assume a vital role in the changing face of Prince George's County. Since 1996, SHABACH! has delivered inspiring programs that have become models for building good character, ensuring academic achievement, and promoting community involvement for youth and adults. At SHABACH! we are continuously striving to deliver unrivaled service that teaches people to work hard, take a chance, and make a difference.

Contact information

Mailing address:
SHABACH! Ministries Inc
403 Brightseat Rd
Landover, MD 20785


Phone: 240-532-7000


Organization details

EIN: 521966871

CEO/President: Cynthia J. Terry

Chairman: Stephen W. Neal

Board size: 13

Founder: First Baptist Church of Glenarden

Year founded: 1997

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 06/30

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 2014


To develop dynamic communities for generations to come, by meeting the need, giving hope, and teaching to soar.

Mission statement

To empower families, individuals, youth and children through stellar education and loving engagement which cultivates exemplary character, a lifelong love of learning, and creates a healthier community for today and tomorrow.

Statement of faith

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Community Development

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating67 of 8175 of 37
Fund acquisition rating248 of 81710 of 37
Resource allocation rating128 of 8177 of 37
Asset utilization rating132 of 8176 of 37

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$17,256$15,384$42,455$24,964$19,499
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$1,273,555$1,497,368$1,032,930$802,778$481,222
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$21,024$46,917$73,550$36,461$54,126
Other long-term assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total long-term assets$21,024$46,917$73,550$36,461$54,126
Total assets$1,294,579$1,544,285$1,106,480$839,239$535,348
Payables and accrued expenses$229,723$242,312$292,493$229,275$201,173
Other current liabilities$101,470$60,041$26,601$35,356$62,697
Total current liabilities$331,193$302,353$319,094$264,631$263,870
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$30,077$30,077$47,356$47,378$25,135
Total long-term liabilities$53,869$72,661$47,356$47,378$25,135
Total liabilities$385,062$375,014$366,450$312,009$289,005
Net assets20192018201720162015
Temporarily restricted$700,545$667,445$155,635$119,705$0
Permanently restricted$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets$909,517$1,169,271$740,030$527,230$246,343
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$863,319$1,257,532$1,024,696$1,093,795$875,565
Program service revenue$2,507,033$2,588,045$2,475,245$2,209,302$2,010,266
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$5,900$3,044$1,711$1,243$0
Other revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Total other revenue$2,512,933$2,591,089$2,476,956$2,210,545$2,010,266
Total revenue$3,376,252$3,848,621$3,501,652$3,304,340$2,885,831
Program services$3,123,285$2,902,365$3,091,521$2,842,515$2,759,279
Management and general$473,366$517,015$164,442$150,711$20,064
Total expenses$3,596,651$3,419,380$3,288,852$3,023,453$2,784,513
Change in net assets20192018201720162015
Surplus (deficit)($220,399)$429,241$212,800$280,887$101,318
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets($220,399)$429,241$212,800$280,887$101,318


Cynthia TerryExecutive Director$146,884

Compensation data as of: 6/30/2019

Response from ministry

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The information below was provided to MinistryWatch by the ministry itself. It was last updated 4/5/2021. To update the information below, please email:


SMI, located in Landover, Maryland, was established in 1996 as the non-profit organization of the First Baptist Church of Glenarden (FBCG).

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