Our Financial Information

The MJAA is recognized by the IRS as a 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization since 1945. All gifts are tax deductible according to IRS regulations. The MJAA is also recognized by the IRS as a 509(a)(1) and 170(b)(1)(A)(i) organization.

Bequests, legacies, devises, transfers, or gifts to the MJAA or for the MJAA’s use are deductible for federal estate and gift tax purposes, provided the donor meets the applicable provisions of sections 2055, 2106, and 2522 of the IRS Code.The MJAA is governed by an elected Board of Executives.

The MJAA has no business income and is therefore not required to file IRS form 990. For FY2011-2012 we were audited by the accounting firm of Simonic, Simonic, Ratnecht and Associates. The MJAA has available upon request complete audited financial statements. Please feel free to contact us at questions@mjaa.org or call us at 1-800-225-6522.

The MJAA is accredited by the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability® (ECFA)

ECFA is an accreditation agency dedicated to helping Christian ministries earn the public’s trust through adherence to Seven Standards of Responsible Stewardship™. Founded in 1979, ECFA provides accreditation to leading Christian nonprofit organizations that faithfully demonstrate compliance with established standards for financial accountability, fundraising and board governance. Members include Christian ministries, denominations, churches, educational institutions and other tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organizations. Collectively, these organizations represent more than $18 billion in annual revenue.

CFA’s Seven Standards of Responsible Stewardship™ focus on board governance, financial transparency, integrity in fundraising, and proper use of charity resources.