American Family Services Foundation

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American Family Services is registered in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the State of California. It is a 501(C)3 non-profit religious corporation. It is not a church, does not sponsor a church, nor does it compete with a church. However, its mission is to assist churches in strengthening families.

Contact information

Mailing address:
American Family Services Foundation Office
141 Claremont Ave
Tamaqua, PA 18252


Phone: 1-800-771-5880

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 570622490

CEO/President: Mark Tripp


Board size: 0


Ruling year: 1975

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: No

Member of ECFA since:


American Family Services is steady in its resolve to make a difference in the struggle to protect the family unit... On that Basic element, society as we know it will either stand or fall. To quote Pat Robertson, a Christian TV personality...

"The security of our nation does not depend on how many weapons we have stockpiled, or how much wealth we have in reserve, but how strong is the family."

Mission statement

To aid families before they reach a crisis.

To provide help and bring PURE HOPE to couples in strengthening and preserving the family unit... empowering them to be all that God intended.

To promote and sustain healthy marriages and strong families through conducting...

Loving Marriage Weekends
Family Learning Libraries
Day Care Center

Statement of faith

We believe the Bible to be the inspired, the only infallible, authoritative Word of God.

We believe that there is one God, eternally existent in three persons: Father, Son and Holy Spirit.

We believe in the deity of our Lord Jesus Christ, in His virgin birth, in His sinless life, in His miracles, in His vicarious and atoning death through His shed blood, in His bodily resurrection, in His ascension to the right hand of the Father and in His personal return in power and glory.

We believe in the present ministry of the Holy Spirit by whose indwelling the Christian is enabled to live a Godly life.

We believe in the traditional heterosexual marriage relationship as set forth in Scripture.

We believe in the spiritual unity of believers in our Lord Jesus Christ.

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Community Development

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating462 of 109158 of 142
Fund acquisition rating38 of 10944 of 142
Resource allocation rating745 of 109495 of 142
Asset utilization rating719 of 109195 of 142

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$83,694$133,390$65,300$149,808$104,329
Short-term investments$399,872$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$1,092,265$469,152$203,872$218,284$110,818
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$2,522,488$2,628,767$2,708,331$2,588,722$3,199,557
Other long-term assets$30,021$21,582$20,122$168,559$35,840
Total long-term assets$2,552,509$2,650,349$2,728,453$2,757,281$3,235,397
Total assets$3,644,774$3,119,501$2,932,325$2,975,565$3,346,215
Payables and accrued expenses$16,917$22,721$74,041$107,768$355,955
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$16,917$22,721$74,041$107,768$355,955
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$46,313$54,398$33,475$51,313$63,371
Total long-term liabilities$672,746$913,076$918,119$977,193$1,143,062
Total liabilities$689,663$935,797$992,160$1,084,961$1,499,017
Net assets20212020201920182016
Without donor restrictions$2,955,111$2,183,704$1,940,165$1,890,604$1,847,198
With donor restrictions$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets$2,955,111$2,183,704$1,940,165$1,890,604$1,847,198
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$3,528,702$2,681,260$3,039,944$0$0
Program service revenue$86,459$54,790$0$0$0
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$3,313$8,228$2,256$112$0
Other revenue$438$869$272$869,749$695,775
Total other revenue$90,210$63,887$2,528$869,861$695,775
Total revenue$3,618,912$2,745,147$3,042,472$869,861$695,775
Program services$2,187,965$1,890,736$2,294,970$120,000$260,000
Management and general$659,540$592,081$636,596$454,210$723,084
Total expenses$2,847,505$2,501,608$2,947,184$576,530$1,019,703
Change in net assets20212020201920182016
Surplus (deficit)$771,407$243,539$95,288$293,331($323,928)
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$771,407$243,539$95,288$293,331($323,928)


Mark TrippPresident$242,860
Charlene KunkelSecretary$100,881
Mary InmanTreasurer$60,252
Rick KlotzVice President$15,690

Compensation data as of: 12/31/2021

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The information below was provided to MinistryWatch by the ministry itself. It was last updated 5/8/2023. To update the information below, please email: [email protected]


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