International Leadership Institute

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The International Leadership Institute is a global movement of men and women who are passionate to change history by training and mobilizing leaders of leaders to reach people with the power of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Each year, more than 600 leadership conferences equip men and women around the world with the Eight Core Values of the most effective Christian leaders who are fulfilling the Great Commission to "go and make disciples of all nations."

Contact information

Mailing address:
International Leadership Institute
PO Box 1005
Carrollton, GA 30112


Phone: 770-832-1244

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 311803122

CEO/President: Wes and Joy Griffin

Chairman: Steve Hill

Board size: 9


Ruling year: 2001

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 03/31

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 2005


Vision: To change history by accelerating the spread of the Gospel through leaders of leaders empowered by the Holy Spirit.

Mission statement

The International Leadership Institute trains and mobilizes leaders of leaders to reach their nations with the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Leadership Training

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating453 of 110210 of 21
Fund acquisition rating419 of 11038 of 21
Resource allocation rating489 of 110311 of 21
Asset utilization rating586 of 110211 of 21

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Balance sheet
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$2,268,910$2,335,378$2,886,410$1,248,185$1,314,307
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$512,322$558,697$181,804$191,814$191,639
Other long-term assets$2,634$119$48$0$285
Total long-term assets$514,956$558,816$181,852$191,814$191,924
Total assets$2,783,866$2,894,194$3,068,262$1,439,999$1,506,231
Payables and accrued expenses$42,370$36,429$34,865$36,750$36,206
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$42,370$36,429$34,865$36,750$36,206
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$42,370$36,429$34,865$36,750$36,206
Net assets20232022202120202019
Without donor restrictions$2,686,100$2,656,700$2,405,442$970,598$755,577
With donor restrictions$55,396$201,065$627,955$432,651$714,448
Net assets$2,741,496$2,857,765$3,033,397$1,403,249$1,470,025
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$3,810,460$3,780,877$4,104,121$3,250,231$2,956,786
Program service revenue$7,591$1,608$560$8,884$7,804
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$68,316$75,802$54,226$49,240$69,402
Other revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Total other revenue$75,907$77,410$54,786$58,124$77,206
Total revenue$3,886,367$3,858,287$4,158,907$3,308,355$3,033,992
Program services$3,259,928$3,256,111$2,056,977$2,731,469$2,510,207
Management and general$448,921$466,073$380,551$351,565$337,430
Total expenses$3,943,111$4,028,680$2,636,420$3,289,283$3,038,520
Change in net assets20232022202120202019
Surplus (deficit)($56,744)($170,393)$1,522,487$19,072($4,528)
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets($56,744)($170,393)$1,522,487$19,072($4,528)


Wes GriffinPresident & CEO$248,489
Tim McWhorterCOO$108,182

Compensation data as of: 3/31/2023

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Program accomplishments

Your impact in 2021 stretched from in-person events in Sudan and Kyrgyzstan to online training events in Colombia and Myanmar, to on-demand users around the world. Even as the second, third, and fourth waves of COVID hit around the world, the strong and resilient commitment of ILI's global leaders equipped over 20,000 leaders with the Eight Core Values through 640 training events in-person, online, hybrid, and on-demand.