EIN 26-2414132

Mercy Ships

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
348
State
Year formed
2008
Most recent tax filings
2020-12-01
NTEE code, primary
Description
Mercy Ships is committed to bringing hope and healing to the forgotten poor by mobilizing people and resources worldwide. They use hospital ships to serve all people without regard for race or religion.
Total revenues
$110,683,026
2020
Total expenses
$79,255,209
2020
Total assets
$171,351,006
2020
Num. employees
348
2020

Program areas at Mercy Ships

Mercy Ships follows the 2,000 year old example of Jesus, bringing hope and healing to the forgotten poor. In 2020, Mercy Ships continued providing medical services at no cost, including, but not limited to:* Specialty surgeries performed 871; * Patients screened for surgery 2,196; * Healthcare professionals trained and mentored 866; * Dental procedures 9,899; * Volunteer crew 671;* Crew nationalities represented 50; * Trained in sustainable improved agriculture 25

Grants made by Mercy Ships

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Mercy Ships FoundationProgrammatic Support$10,260,984

Who funds Mercy Ships

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Mercy Ships FoundationProgram Support of New Ship Project$16,953,467
Wagner Family FoundationGeneral Support of Hospital Ship Operations$3,023,971
Silicon Valley Community Foundation (SVCF)Health$1,500,800
...and 200 more grants received totalling $26,808,267

Personnel at Mercy Ships

NameTitleCompensation
Tom StognerDirector and Chief Executive Officer$284,471
Kyle NaborsChief Operating Officer$130,571
Fred GroteChief Financial Officer$195,310
Dr. Peter LinzInternational Chief Medical Officer
Kerry PetersonVice President Advancement$149,259
...and 14 more key personnel

Financials for Mercy Ships

RevenuesFYE 12/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$109,394,534
Program services$354,119
Investment income and dividends$420,123
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$62
Net rental income$50,816
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$529
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$43,726
Miscellaneous revenues$419,117
Total revenues$110,683,026

Form 990s for Mercy Ships

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-122021-07-28990View PDF
2019-122020-11-20990View PDF
2018-122019-10-28990View PDF
2017-122018-11-15990View PDF
2016-122017-10-30990View PDF
...and 8 more Form 990s
Data update history
August 3, 2022
Received grants
Identified 46 new grant, including a grant for $16,953,467 from Mercy Ships Foundation
April 13, 2022
Updated personnel
Identified 3 new personnel
April 6, 2022
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2020
October 2, 2021
Received grants
Identified 58 new grant, including a grant for $3,023,971 from Wagner Family Foundation
August 22, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2019
Nonprofit Types
International-focused organizationsHospitalsHeadquarter / parent organizations
Issues
HealthForeign affairsInternational development
Characteristics
Conducts researchOperates internationallyNational levelEndowed supportCommunity engagement / volunteeringProvides scholarshipsTax deductible donations
General information
Address
PO Box 2020
Lindale, TX 75771
Metro area
Tyler, TX
County
Smith County, TX
Website URL
mercyships.org/ 
Phone
(903) 939-7000
Facebook page
MercyShips 
Twitter profile
@mercyships 
IRS details
EIN
26-2414132
Fiscal year end
December
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
2008
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
Q33: International Relief
NAICS code, primary
622: Hospitals
Parent/child status
Central organization
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