WORLD RESEARCH FOUNDATION

Address
PO BOX 20828
SEDONA, AZ 86341
Contact
Phone: +1 (928) 284-3300
Nonprofit
NTEE: H05 - Research Institutes and/or Public Policy Analysis
EIN: 95-3950934

Mission

THE ORGANIZATION'S EXEMPT PURPOSE IS TO GET NEEDED MEDICAL INFORMATION OUT TO A RESPONDING PUBLIC.
 20162015201420132012
Basic features of the organization
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$93,600.00$192,825.00$258,600.00  
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$93,600.00$192,825.00$258,600.00  
Number of employees333  
Number of people compensated >$100k 12  
Personnel
Ackrich, Robert
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated personROBERT ACKRICHROBERT ACKRICHROBERT ACKRICH  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org0.000.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Boeckmann, Laverne
TitleVICE PRESVICE PRESVICE PRES  
Name of key/compensated personLAVERNE BOECKMANNLAVERNE BOECKMANNLAVERNE BOECKMANN  
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.0040.00  
Reportable compensation from org$46,800.00$78,975.00$101,400.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Paul, Phil
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated personPHIL PAULPHIL PAULPHIL PAUL  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org0.000.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Ross, Steven
TitlePRESIDENT/DIPRESIDENT/DIPRESIDENT/DI  
Name of key/compensated personSTEVEN ROSSSTEVEN ROSSSTEVEN ROSS  
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.0040.00  
Reportable compensation from org$46,800.00$113,850.00$157,200.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTHE ORGANIZATION'S EXEMPT PURPOSE IS TO GET NEEDED MEDICAL INFORMATION OUT TO A RESPONDING PUBLIC.THE ORGANIZATION'S EXEMPT PURPOSE IS TO GET NEEDED MEDICAL INFORMATION OUT TO A RESPONDING PUBLIC.THE ORGANIZATION'S EXEMPT PURPOSE IS TO GET NEEDED MEDICAL INFORMATION OUT TO A RESPONDING PUBLIC.  
Program service expenses, total$38,066.00$67,407.00$91,204.00  
Programs, including revenue & expenses
NEEDED MEDICAL INFORMATION WAS SUCCESSFULLY SEARCHED AND DISTRIBUTED TO THE RESPONDING PUBLIC. APPROXIMATELY 1,000,000 INDIVIDUALS BENEFITTED FROM CALLS, NEWSLETTER, AND RADIO.
Program expenses$35,319.00$58,313.00$87,090.00  
Program descriptionNEEDED MEDICAL INFORMATION WAS SUCCESSFULLY SEARCHED AND DISTRIBUTED TO THE RESPONDING PUBLIC. APPROXIMATELY 1,000,000 INDIVIDUALS BENEFITTED FROM CALLS, NEWSLETTER, AND RADIO.NEEDED MEDICAL INFORMATION WAS SUCCESSFULLY SEARCHED AND DISTRIBUTED TO THE RESPONDING PUBLIC. APPROXIMATELY 1,000,000 INDIVIDUALS BENEFITTED FROM CALLS, NEWSLETTER, AND RADIO.NEEDED MEDICAL INFORMATION WAS SUCCESSFULLY SEARCHED AND DISTRIBUTED TO THE RESPONDING PUBLIC. APPROXIMATELY 1,000,000 INDIVIDUALS BENEFITTED FROM CALLS, NEWSLETTER, AND RADIO.  
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$135,289.00$148,157.00$136,193.00  
Revenue from contributions (total)$132,672.00$145,048.00$133,394.00$133,797.00$128,015.00
Investment income, current yr$2.00$18.00-$150.00  
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$132,672.00$145,048.00$133,394.00  
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other revenue, current yr$2,615.00$3,091.00$2,949.00  
Program service revenue (total) $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Gross receipts$137,266.00$149,580.00$139,257.00  
Sources of contributions
Revenue from all other contributions$132,672.00$145,048.00$133,394.00  
Other types of revenue
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$2.00$18.00$90.00  
Net rental income $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net inventory sales (total)$2,615.00$3,091.00$2,949.00  
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$143,427.00$284,121.00$364,220.00  
Total functional expenses: program service $38,066.00$67,407.00$91,204.00  
Total functional expenses: management and general$105,361.00$216,714.00$273,016.00  
Total functional expenses: fundraising$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$229,441.00$235,377.00$378,713.00$604,771.00$715,912.00
Total assets, beginning of year$235,377.00$378,713.00$604,771.00  
Total liabilities$6,093.00$3,891.00$11,263.00$9,294.00$9,520.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$3,891.00$11,263.00$9,294.00  
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$223,348.00-$240,014.00-$104,050.00  
Permanently restricted net assets, end of yr $471,500.00$471,500.00  
Net assets$223,348.00$231,486.00$367,450.00  
Net assets, beginning of year$231,486.00$367,450.00$595,477.00  
Other liabilities$6,093.00$3,891.00$11,263.00  
Cash: non-interest bearing$22,200.00$26,362.00$28,848.00  
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$26,362.00$28,848.00$168,166.00  
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$8,138.00-$135,964.00-$228,027.00  
Advertising (total) $2,283.00$139.00  
Savings & temp cash investment$19,083.00$21,006.00$162,588.00  
Total net assets or fund balances$223,348.00$231,486.00$367,450.00  
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$470.00$470.00$837.00  
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members444  
Number of independent voting members000  
Cash accountingTrueTrueTrue  
Tax year start date2016-01-012015-01-012014-01-01  
Tax year end date2016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-012012-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990  
Date e-filing submitted2017-09-052016-08-162015-07-17  
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.12014v5.0  
Filing identifier201701289349302760201620689349300027201501319349303615  
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