EIN 26-2414132

Mercy Ships

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
319
State
Year formed
2008
Most recent tax filings
2019-12
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.

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 2019, Mercy Ships continued providing medical services at no cost, including, but not limited to:* Specialty surgeries performed 1,819; * Patients screended for surgery 19,398; * Healthcare professionals trained and mentored 1,562; * Dental procedures 29,837; * Volunteer crew 1,279;* Crew nationalities represented 58; * Trained in sustainable improved agriculture 35

Form 990s for Mercy Ships

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122020-11-20990View PDF
2018-122019-10-28990View PDF
2017-122018-11-15990View PDF
2016-122017-10-30990View PDF
2015-122017-01-05990View PDF
...and 7 more Form 990s

Who funds Mercy Ships

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Mercy Ships FoundationProgram Support of New Ship Project$19,839,416
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...and 186 more grants received

Grants made by Mercy Ships

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Mercy Ships FoundationProgrammatic Support$23,191,632
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Financials for Mercy Ships

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$103,619,059
Program services$1,596,723
Investment income and dividends$754,134
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$56,601
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$62,034
Net income from fundraising events$-466,351
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$69,957
Miscellaneous revenues$525,765
Total revenues$106,217,922

Personnel at Mercy Ships

NameTitleCompensation
Tom StognerDirector and Chief Executive Officer$225,417
Fred GroteChief Financial Officer$191,490
Dr. Peter LinzInternational Chief Medical Officer
 Subscribe to viewVice President Marketing$147,006
 Subscribe to viewSenior Vice President Marine Operations$107,647
...and 11 more key personnel

Organizations like Mercy Ships

OrganizationLocationRevenue
MedShareDecatur, GA$26,944,461
Partners in Health (PIH)Boston, MA$154,543,046
Robin Hood Foundation / Tudor Charitable TRnew york, NY$152,347,348
Medical Teams InternationalTigard, OR$84,011,023
Rise Against HungerRaleigh, NC$62,353,515
International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC)Baltimore, MD$28,878,477
Helen Keller International (HKI)New York, NY$88,219,562
Smile TrainNew York, NY$96,732,484
Oxfam-AmericaBoston, MA$89,261,693
Project HOPEMillwood, VA$89,252,689
Feed My Starving Children (FMSC)Coon Rapids, MN$49,545,510
Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA)Silver Spring, MD$86,510,622
Children InternationalKansas City, MO$115,147,337
Islamic Relief USAAlexandria, VA$88,703,437
Geisinger Health FoundationDanville, PA$87,123,381
Lake HealthConcord, OH$420,108,889
Lutheran World ReliefBaltimore, MD$48,618,066
Plan International USAWarwick, RI$66,727,809
Operation SmileVirginia Beach, VA$79,305,075
Heifer Project InternationalLittle Rock, AR$119,802,498
Population Services International (PSI)Washington, DC$529,581,580
Council on International Educational Exchange / Council International Study Program (CIEE)Portland, ME$169,663,385
Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's HealthPalo Alto, CA$160,045,111
Gottlieb Memorial HospitalMelrose Park, IL$137,753,339
Muncy Valley Hospital (MVH)Pittsburgh, PA$59,959,776
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$106,217,922
2019
Yearly growth
-9.1%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$90,955,859
2019
Yearly growth
20%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$145,192,831
2019
Yearly growth
17.7%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
319
2019
Yearly growth
11.1%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
PO Box 2020
Lindale, TX 75771
Metro area
Tyler, 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