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Village Missions

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Village Missions is a catholic organization based in Dallas, OR that was founded in 1948. As of 2018 they had $6.5 million in revenue and $3.9 million in assets.

Since 1948, Village Missions have been keeping country churches alive in North America. They place pastors in rural churches and help those churches get back on their feet. They care about the country church and are working to keep the church vibrant.

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Program areas at Village Missions

Christianity Programs: Provide spiritually qualified missionaries to rural churches. Village Missions recruits, screens, trains and hires prospective candidates for ministry. Candidates are assigned to churches upon acceptance. District Representatives come alongside to provide guidance to the church, and mentoring and supervision to the Village Missionary. Village Missions also provides salary support, as well as a group health plan and related benefits. Approximately 80 of 200 churches served in the US and Canada received full or partial salary support in the year.

Christianity Programs: Candidate School - Village Missions conducts orientation classes to screen and train prospective Village Missionaries. This is the final step in a rigorous screening process where the the call of candidates to the ministry is validated and their final acceptance is determined. We hold Candidate School in the Spring and Fall of each year. This week-long event gives potential missionary-pastors a good look at Village Missions: our history, policies, mission, and vision. At the same time, we get to know the candidates. The candidates are trained for rural ministry and spend time in prayer together. They get to know the International Service Center staff. At the end of the week, the candidates hold a service where they share their testimonies and Executive Director Brian Wechsler gives a short message. The public is invited to this service. As part of our continuing efforts to find new Village Missionaries to ...

Christianity Programs: Conferences - The acronym R.E.S.T perfectly describes what we hope to achieve for each missionary. Renewal, Encouragement, Strengthening and Training. Village Missions gathers our missionaries together in 6 locations throughout the US and Canada each summer for mutual edification, encouragement and equipping.

Form 990s for Village Missions

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jan 3, 2020990View PDF
2017-06Aug 9, 2019990View PDF
2016-06Jul 18, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Apr 6, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Mar 10, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Village Missions

Total grants, contributions, etc.$6,403,568
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$44,025
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$-53,106
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$2,560
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$106,313
Total revenues$6,503,360

Vendors for Village Missions

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2019-09-07
█████████ ████████Software2019-09-07
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2019-09-07
█████████Content management system software2019-09-07
██████████ ████Contexture Is on A Fixed Retainer To Provide Communication and Fundraising Consulting Services They Are Also Reimbursed for Actual Expenses$24,0002015-06-01

Personnel at Village Missions

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Jim CrossChief Financial Officer-Jan. 3, 2020
Brian & Carole WechslerExecutive Director-Feb. 24, 2018
██████████ ███ █ ████Director of Stewardship-Aug. 9, 2019
███ █ ███████ ██████Director of Contenders Discipleship Initiative-Feb. 24, 2018
█████ █████Past Chief Financial Officer$72,358June 30, 2018

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