Zola Levitt Ministries

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Summary

Zola Levitt Ministries, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization guided by the standard of Romans 1:16 - "To the Jew first and also to the Gentile."


Contact information

Mailing address:
Zola Levitt Ministries
PO Box 12268
Dallas, TX 75225-5225

Website: levitt.com

Phone: (214) 696-8844

Email: [email protected]


Organization details

EIN: 751680391

CEO/President: Mark Levitt

Chairman: David Hitt

Board size: 6

Founder:

Ruling year: 1980

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 2012


Purpose

Founded in 1979, we are principally a teaching and evangelistic association.


Mission statement


Statement of faith

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Transparency grade

A

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Evangelism

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating279 of 111010 of 45
Fund acquisition rating95 of 11113 of 45
Resource allocation rating493 of 111126 of 45
Asset utilization rating622 of 111020 of 45

Financial ratios

Funding ratiosSector median20222021202020192018
Return on fundraising efforts Return on fundraising efforts =
Fundraising expense /
Total contributions
7%1%1%1%1%1%
Fundraising cost ratio Fundraising cost ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total revenue
6%1%1%1%1%1%
Contributions reliance Contributions reliance =
Total contributions /
Total revenue
97%97%97%93%92%96%
Fundraising expense ratio Fundraising expense ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total expenses
6%1%1%1%1%1%
Other revenue reliance Other revenue reliance =
Total other revenue /
Total revenue
3%3%3%7%8%4%
 
Operating ratiosSector median20222021202020192018
Program expense ratio Program expense ratio =
Program services /
Total expenses
82%81%84%83%81%81%
Spending ratio Spending ratio =
Total expenses /
Total revenue
99%80%104%112%91%104%
Program output ratio Program output ratio =
Program services /
Total revenue
78%65%87%93%73%84%
Savings ratio Savings ratio =
Surplus (deficit) /
Total revenue
1%20%-4%-12%9%-4%
Reserve accumulation rate Reserve accumulation rate =
Surplus (deficit) /
Net assets
1%32%-5%-16%12%-6%
General and admin ratio General and admin ratio =
Management and general expense /
Total expenses
11%18%15%16%18%18%
 
Investing ratiosSector median20222021202020192018
Total asset turnover Total asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total assets
1.011.041.291.361.111.45
Degree of long-term investment Degree of long-term investment =
Total assets /
Total current assets
1.531.151.041.031.031.05
Current asset turnover Current asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total current assets
2.221.201.341.401.151.52
 
Liquidity ratiosSector median20222021202020192018
Current ratio Current ratio =
Total current assets /
Total current liabilities
11.324.8312.9912.0212.3211.07
Current liabilities ratio Current liabilities ratio =
Total current liabilities /
Total current assets
0.090.210.080.080.080.09
Liquid reserve level Liquid reserve level =
(Total current assets -
Total current liabilities) /
(Total expenses / 12)
4.647.948.267.849.637.16
 
Solvency ratiosSector median20222021202020192018
Liabilities ratio Liabilities ratio =
Total liabilities /
Total assets
11%18%7%8%8%9%
Debt ratio Debt ratio =
Debt /
Total assets
0%0%0%0%0%0%
Reserve coverage ratio Reserve coverage ratio =
Net assets /
Total expenses
74%78%72%68%83%63%

Financials

Balance sheet
 
Assets20222021202020192018
Cash$1,684,969$425,290$476,434$798,195$503,621
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$140,698$116,125$136,770$148,000$145,161
Short-term investments$1,059,786$1,698,113$1,742,417$1,617,394$1,410,162
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$2,885,453$2,239,528$2,355,621$2,563,589$2,058,944
Long-term investments$5,533$3,639$16,627$71,188$72,877
Fixed assets$6,670$9,338$12,007$0$804
Other long-term assets$413,594$80,228$52,298$0$35,000
Total long-term assets$425,797$93,205$80,932$71,188$108,681
Total assets$3,311,250$2,332,733$2,436,553$2,634,777$2,167,625
 
Liabilities20222021202020192018
Payables and accrued expenses$597,071$172,437$196,008$208,137$185,968
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$597,071$172,437$196,008$208,137$185,968
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$597,071$172,437$196,008$208,137$185,968
 
Net assets20222021202020192018
Without donor restrictions$2,714,179$2,160,296$2,240,545$2,426,640$1,981,657
With donor restrictions$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets$2,714,179$2,160,296$2,240,545$2,426,640$1,981,657
 
Revenues and expenses
 
Revenue20222021202020192018
Total contributions$4,209,671$2,802,629$2,742,729$2,971,052$2,880,760
Program service revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$65,451$84,174$78,606$67,786$58,358
Other revenue$57,171($668)$132,196$201,003$76,449
Total other revenue$122,622$83,506$210,802$268,789$134,807
Total revenue$4,332,293$2,886,135$2,953,531$3,239,841$3,015,567
 
Expenses20222021202020192018
Program services$2,811,106$2,514,454$2,750,373$2,377,529$2,542,768
Management and general$613,826$464,008$529,536$537,921$568,430
Fundraising$35,000$23,384$24,382$21,135$26,731
Total expenses$3,459,932$3,001,846$3,304,291$2,936,585$3,137,929
 
Change in net assets20222021202020192018
Surplus (deficit)$872,361($115,711)($350,760)$303,256($122,362)
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$872,361($115,711)($350,760)$303,256($122,362)

Compensation

NameTitleCompensation
Mark LevittSec/Treasurer$144,160

Compensation data as of: 12/31/2022


Response from ministry

No response has been provided by this ministry.


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History


Program accomplishments

Our national television program, Our Jewish Roots (formerly Zola Levitt Presents), airs on nearly a hundred independent stations and teaches the Bible with an emphasis on Israel, prophecy, and the Jewish roots of Christianity.

Our free monthly Levitt Letter newsletter users gives a concise Biblical perspective with updates on recent events in Israel. The Levitt Letter is mailed to more than 40,000 households and 9,400 online per month.

Our Institute of Jewish-Christian Studies correspondence course teaches the Jewish roots of the Christian faith to more than 3,000 currently-enrolled students.

Our online store carries a large number of teaching materials.

We offer two tours each year to Israel and Petra in Jordan, with an option to visit Greece and Ephesus in Turkey in the fall only.

We offer speakers for churches, civic groups, university conferences and the like to speak on the subject of the Holy Land, End-times Prophecy, and general bible discussions.


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