EIN 13-1623885

American Bible Society (ABS)

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
345
Year formed
1816
Most recent tax filings
2020-06
NTEE code, primary
Description
The mission of American Bible Society (ABS) is to make the Bible available to every person in a language and format each can understand and afford, so all people may experience its life-changing message.

Program areas at ABS

Attachment 2

Form 990s for ABS

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-062020-08-21990View PDF
2018-062019-06-19990View PDF
2017-062018-04-10990View PDF
2016-062017-08-01990View PDF
2015-062016-07-20990View PDF
...and 5 more Form 990s

Who funds American Bible Society (ABS)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
The SignatryReligious Ministry$11,917,160
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...and 141 more grants received

Grants made by ABS

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Global Bible InitiativeProgram Services$875,000
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...and 14 more grants made

Financials for ABS

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$58,583,048
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$10,314,174
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$1,620,255
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$24,791,527
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$1,286,013
Miscellaneous revenues$510,422
Total revenues$97,105,439

Personnel at ABS

NameTitleCompensation
Roy L. PetersonPresident and Chief Executive Officer$389,777
Mark WilsonChief Financial Officer$209,155
James J. PuchyVice President , Ministry Services / Vice President , U.s Ministry and Chief of Staff / Director$225,453
 Subscribe to viewSenior Vice President , Ministry Advancement / Senior Vice President for Advancement
 Subscribe to viewSenior Vice President, People and Organizational Development$243,405
...and 16 more key personnel

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OrganizationLocationRevenue
Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors (RPA)New York, NY$355,953,946
Tides CenterSan Francisco, CA$200,415,091
Anti-Defamation League (ADL)New York, NY$91,822,586
Lifesong for OrphansGridley, IL$25,872,911
American Jewish World ServiceNew York, NY$44,452,378
AshokaArlington, VA$59,268,790
Word of Life FellowshipSchroon Lake, NY$56,053,117
Focus on the FamilyColorado Springs, CO$86,542,406
Open Doors UsaSanta Ana, CA$26,524,459
Simon Wiesenthal Center (SWC)Los Angeles, CA$27,601,090
American Jewish Committee (AJC)New York, NY$91,050,015
Evidence ActionWashington, DC$33,810,832
International Aids Vaccine Initiative (IAVI)New York, NY$88,458,944
Oxfam-AmericaBoston, MA$73,459,476
National Trust for Historic PreservationWashington, DC$63,957,784
The Pew Charitable Trusts (Pew)Philadelphia, PA$355,688,959
Amnesty InternationalNew York, NY$51,690,347
Program for Appropriate Technology in Health Path (PATH)Seattle, WA$294,370,881
Population CouncilNew York, NY$82,631,863
Clinton Health Access InitiativeBoston, MA$190,037,689
American Diabetes Association (ADA)Arlington, VA$146,766,492
The One CampaignWashington, DC$32,709,905
Alight (ARC)Minneapolis, MN$51,749,005
Vital StrategiesNew York, NY$220,015,221
Internet SocietyReston, VA$52,172,534
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$97,105,439
2020
Yearly growth
5.7%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$100,598,433
2020
Yearly growth
-12.2%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$726,218,047
2020
Yearly growth
-5.8%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
345
2020
Yearly growth
-19%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
101 N Independence Mall E FL 8
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Metro area
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
Website URL
americanbible.org/ 
Phone
(215) 309-0900
Facebook page
americanbible 
Twitter profile
@americanbible 
IRS details
EIN
13-1623885
Fiscal year end
June
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1816
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
X20: Christian
NAICS code, primary
813319: Social Advocacy Organizations
Parent/child status
Central organization