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 rating602 of 107614 of 22
Fund acquisition rating321 of 10777 of 22
Resource allocation rating677 of 107713 of 22
Asset utilization rating730 of 107617 of 22

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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$2,886,410$1,248,185$1,314,307$1,339,524$1,365,442
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$181,804$191,814$191,639$187,060$190,186
Other long-term assets$48$0$285$0$0
Total long-term assets$181,852$191,814$191,924$187,060$190,186
Total assets$3,068,262$1,439,999$1,506,231$1,526,584$1,555,628
Payables and accrued expenses$34,865$36,750$36,206$32,505$17,091
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$34,865$36,750$36,206$32,505$17,091
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$34,865$36,750$36,206$32,505$17,091
Net assets20212020201920182017
Without donor restrictions$2,405,442$970,598$755,577$737,405$821,644
With donor restrictions$627,955$432,651$714,448$756,674$716,893
Net assets$3,033,397$1,403,249$1,470,025$1,494,079$1,538,537
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$4,104,121$3,250,231$2,956,786$2,705,293$2,679,177
Program service revenue$560$8,884$7,804$12,303$15,022
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$54,226$49,240$69,402($21,185)$38,880
Other revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Total other revenue$54,786$58,124$77,206($8,882)$53,902
Total revenue$4,158,907$3,308,355$3,033,992$2,696,411$2,733,079
Program services$2,056,977$2,731,469$2,510,207$2,269,880$2,169,463
Management and general$380,551$351,565$337,430$309,254$290,915
Total expenses$2,636,420$3,289,283$3,038,520$2,737,716$2,590,790
Change in net assets20212020201920182017
Surplus (deficit)$1,522,487$19,072($4,528)($41,305)$142,289
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$1,522,487$19,072($4,528)($41,305)$142,289


Wes GriffinPresident & CEO$213,141

Compensation data as of: 3/31/2021

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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.