Kingsway Charities

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Summary

Kingsway Charities, Inc. delivers medical supplies and other health care related products to needy communities and families in underprivileged foreign countries. Most of the contributions received consist of medical supplies, including eyeglasses, surgical supplies, topical ointments, internal medications, and other pharmaceutical products.


Contact information

Mailing address:
Kingsway Charities
1171 Commonwealth Avenue
Suite 101
Bristol, VA 24201

Website: www.kingswaycharities.org

Phone: (276) 466-3014

Email: info@kingswaycharities.org


Organization details

EIN: 541668650

CEO/President: Mr. James Gregory

Chairman: Mr. James Gregory

Board size: 13

Founder: Mr. John Gregory

Ruling year: 1993

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: No

Member of ECFA since:


Purpose

The International ministry of Kingsway Charities freely provides medications and medical supplies to medical mission teams whose goal is to share the love of Jesus Christ by administering health care to those in need throughout the world.


Mission statement

Kingsway Charities Inc. is a faith based Christian charitable organization based in Bristol, VA. Our International Medical Ministry supplies medications and medical supplies to qualified medical teams freely serving the poor in under-developed and developing countries.


Statement of faith

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Transparency grade

C

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Relief and Development

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating16 of 9994 of 82
Fund acquisition rating47 of 10011 of 82
Resource allocation rating41 of 10013 of 82
Asset utilization rating128 of 99913 of 82

Financial ratios

Funding ratiosSector median20202019201820172016
Return on fundraising efforts Return on fundraising efforts =
Fundraising expense /
Total contributions
6%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
99%102%98%99%97%99%
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
1%-2%2%1%3%1%
 
Operating ratiosSector median20202019201820172016
Program expense ratio Program expense ratio =
Program services /
Total expenses
86%100%100%99%99%100%
Spending ratio Spending ratio =
Total expenses /
Total revenue
97%97%100%91%110%106%
Program output ratio Program output ratio =
Program services /
Total revenue
83%96%100%90%109%106%
Savings ratio Savings ratio =
Surplus (deficit) /
Total revenue
3%3%0%9%-10%-6%
Reserve accumulation rate Reserve accumulation rate =
Surplus (deficit) /
Net assets
6%14%-1%18%-31%-31%
General and admin ratio General and admin ratio =
Management and general expense /
Total expenses
7%0%0%1%1%0%
 
Investing ratiosSector median20202019201820172016
Total asset turnover Total asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total assets
1.634.435.681.863.545.37
Degree of long-term investment Degree of long-term investment =
Total assets /
Total current assets
1.281.051.061.061.081.06
Current asset turnover Current asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total current assets
2.574.656.031.973.825.70
 
Liquidity ratiosSector median20202019201820172016
Current ratio Current ratio =
Total current assets /
Total current liabilities
8.090.000.000.000.000.00
Current liabilities ratio Current liabilities ratio =
Total current liabilities /
Total current assets
0.110.000.000.000.000.00
Liquid reserve level Liquid reserve level =
(Total current assets -
Total current liabilities) /
(Total expenses / 12)
3.532.581.996.093.142.10
 
Solvency ratiosSector median20202019201820172016
Liabilities ratio Liabilities ratio =
Total liabilities /
Total assets
13%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
52%23%18%54%28%19%

Financials

Balance sheet
 
Assets20202019201820172016
Cash$1,040,868$1,401,437$4,799,068$1,204,922$1,053,280
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$23,088,566$15,594,525$17,014,224$11,587,929$17,470,964
Short-term investments$1,556,700$4,752,386$214,037$4,891,106$4,948,051
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$25,686,134$21,748,348$22,027,329$17,683,957$23,472,295
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$1,287,547$1,336,838$1,358,226$1,397,329$1,471,036
Other long-term assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total long-term assets$1,287,547$1,336,838$1,358,226$1,397,329$1,471,036
Total assets$26,973,681$23,085,186$23,385,555$19,081,286$24,943,331
 
Liabilities20202019201820172016
Payables and accrued expenses$0$0$0$0$0
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Debt$0$0$0$0$0
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$2,872$45$0$0$0
Total long-term liabilities$2,872$45$0$0$0
Total liabilities$2,872$45$0$0$0
 
Net assets20202019201820172016
Without donor restrictions$26,970,809$23,085,141$23,385,555$19,081,286$24,943,331
With donor restrictions$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets$26,970,809$23,085,141$23,385,555$19,081,286$24,943,331
 
Revenues and expenses
 
Revenue20202019201820172016
Total contributions$125,688,914$128,306,233$47,421,776$60,037,432$125,296,850
Program service revenue$232,411$330,384$316,267$376,773$370,992
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income($2,631,260)$2,020,010($229,211)$832,521$36,874
Other revenue$6,721$240,887$193,259$371,421$401,725
Total other revenue($2,392,128)$2,591,281$280,315$1,580,715$809,591
Total revenue$123,296,786$130,897,514$47,702,091$61,618,147$126,106,441
 
Expenses20202019201820172016
Program services$118,881,620$130,679,048$42,868,133$67,008,248$133,399,783
Management and general$521,939$501,152$488,927$446,804$467,776
Fundraising$7,559$17,728$40,762$25,140$17,736
Total expenses$119,411,118$131,197,928$43,397,822$67,480,192$133,885,295
 
Change in net assets20202019201820172016
Surplus (deficit)$3,885,668($300,414)$4,304,269($5,862,045)($7,778,854)
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$3,885,668($300,414)$4,304,269($5,862,045)($7,778,854)

Compensation

Compensation data for this ministry has not been collected.


Response from ministry

No response has been provided by this ministry.


The information below was provided to MinistryWatch by the ministry itself. It was last updated 10/27/2021. To update the information below, please email: info@ministrywatch.com


History

Kingsway Charities, has it's origin closely tied to the successful King Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a contract manufacturer of prescription brand name pharmaceuticals. King Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was founded in 1993 by the Gregory family. They in turn founded King Pharmaceuticals Benevolent Fund, also in 1994. King Pharmaceuticals, and more specifically the Gregory family has been very generous. One of their outlets for generosity has been with and through Kingsway Charities.


Program accomplishments

Kingsway Charities has received and distributed over $3 billion worth of medical supplies and medicines since 1995.


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