Mission Quest

The information on this page was last updated 3/27/2023. If you see errors or omissions, please email: [email protected]


Summary

We are a home for many missionaries that were sent by their churches to the world. We serve with the local church in equipping missionaries to serve God efficiently.


Contact information

Mailing address:
Mission Quest
P.O. Box 4602
Wheaton, IL 60189

Website: missionquest.org

Phone: 773-998-3878

Email: [email protected]


Organization details

EIN: 474865647

CEO/President:

Chairman:

Board size: 0

Founder:

Ruling year: 2015

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 2018


Purpose

Our vision is to see God glorified by the obedience of His people and their commitment to fulfill His commission by making His name known among the nations (Malachi 1:11; 1 Chronicles 16:24). Our heart and mission statement is to provide our missionaries with a dependable home office that processes their donations and handles all the logistics involved in raising funds for their ministries. Our values can be summarized in this statement: We are a God-glorifying, Christ-centered, Gospel-driven, missionary service organization that was established by missionaries for missionaries.


Mission statement


Statement of faith

Please visit: https://missionquest.org/about/Missionary-Statement-of-Faith/

Donor confidence score

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Transparency grade

A

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Community Development

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating25 of 11105 of 121
Fund acquisition rating117 of 111111 of 121
Resource allocation rating16 of 11115 of 121
Asset utilization rating153 of 111015 of 121

Financial ratios

Funding ratiosSector median20222021202020192018
Return on fundraising efforts Return on fundraising efforts =
Fundraising expense /
Total contributions
7%1%1%1%1%0%
Fundraising cost ratio Fundraising cost ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total revenue
5%1%1%1%1%0%
Contributions reliance Contributions reliance =
Total contributions /
Total revenue
92%100%100%100%100%100%
Fundraising expense ratio Fundraising expense ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total expenses
6%1%1%1%1%0%
Other revenue reliance Other revenue reliance =
Total other revenue /
Total revenue
8%0%0%0%0%0%
 
Operating ratiosSector median20222021202020192018
Program expense ratio Program expense ratio =
Program services /
Total expenses
82%96%97%97%97%96%
Spending ratio Spending ratio =
Total expenses /
Total revenue
97%100%95%92%94%98%
Program output ratio Program output ratio =
Program services /
Total revenue
77%96%93%89%91%94%
Savings ratio Savings ratio =
Surplus (deficit) /
Total revenue
3%0%5%8%6%2%
Reserve accumulation rate Reserve accumulation rate =
Surplus (deficit) /
Net assets
3%0%28%61%71%50%
General and admin ratio General and admin ratio =
Management and general expense /
Total expenses
11%2%2%2%2%4%
 
Investing ratiosSector median20222021202020192018
Total asset turnover Total asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total assets
0.862.642.292.263.675.89
Degree of long-term investment Degree of long-term investment =
Total assets /
Total current assets
1.761.001.001.001.001.00
Current asset turnover Current asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total current assets
1.792.642.292.263.675.89
 
Liquidity ratiosSector median20222021202020192018
Current ratio Current ratio =
Total current assets /
Total current liabilities
13.924.321.621.451.551.34
Current liabilities ratio Current liabilities ratio =
Total current liabilities /
Total current assets
0.070.230.620.690.640.75
Liquid reserve level Liquid reserve level =
(Total current assets -
Total current liabilities) /
(Total expenses / 12)
6.043.502.001.661.160.52
 
Solvency ratiosSector median20222021202020192018
Liabilities ratio Liabilities ratio =
Total liabilities /
Total assets
10%23%62%69%64%75%
Debt ratio Debt ratio =
Debt /
Total assets
0%0%0%0%0%0%
Reserve coverage ratio Reserve coverage ratio =
Net assets /
Total expenses
100%29%17%14%10%4%

Financials

Balance sheet
 
Assets20222021202020192018
Cash$1,058,312$1,204,541$1,126,711$368,183$167,998
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$27,670$105,028$99,952$49,125$0
Short-term investments$183,872$112,832$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$1,269,854$1,422,401$1,226,663$417,308$167,998
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total long-term assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total assets$1,269,854$1,422,401$1,226,663$417,308$167,998
 
Liabilities20222021202020192018
Payables and accrued expenses$293,759$878,392$843,250$268,667$125,482
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$293,759$878,392$843,250$268,667$125,482
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$293,759$878,392$843,250$268,667$125,482
 
Net assets20222021202020192018
Without donor restrictions$976,095$544,009$383,413$148,641$42,516
With donor restrictions$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets$976,095$544,009$383,413$148,641$42,516
 
Revenues and expenses
 
Revenue20222021202020192018
Total contributions$3,339,111$3,411,699$3,002,220$1,639,466$1,010,024
Program service revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$8,960$6,121$0$0$0
Other revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Total other revenue$8,960$6,121$0$0$0
Total revenue$3,348,071$3,417,820$3,002,220$1,639,466$1,010,024
 
Expenses20222021202020192018
Program services$3,225,212$3,174,932$2,673,661$1,488,955$945,038
Management and general$78,481$51,867$63,082$31,583$41,745
Fundraising$44,703$36,676$30,705$12,803$1,956
Total expenses$3,348,396$3,263,475$2,767,448$1,533,341$988,739
 
Change in net assets20222021202020192018
Surplus (deficit)($325)$154,345$234,772$106,125$21,285
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets($325)$154,345$234,772$106,125$21,285

Compensation

Compensation data for this ministry has not been collected.


Response from ministry

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The information below was provided to MinistryWatch by the ministry itself. It was last updated 3/27/2023. To update the information below, please email: [email protected]


History


Program accomplishments

7063 Unreached people groups

7 Continents

1 Gospel


Needs