AETHERIUS SOCIETY

Address
6202 AFTON PLACE
LOS ANGELES, CA 900288205
Contact
Website: http://www.aetherius.org
Phone: +1 (323) 465-9652
Nonprofit
NTEE: X99 - Religion Related, Spiritual Development N.E.C.
EIN: 95-6068051

Mission

OPERATION OF CHURCH, INCLUDING RELIGIOUS SERVICES, MINISTERIAL SERVICES, RELIGIOUS SCIENCE EDUCATION AND TRAINING, PUBLICATION OF RELIGIOUS MATERIALS, AND DEVELOPMENT OF SCIENTIFIC METHODS FOR ENHANCEMENT OF SPIRITUAL HEALING AND PRAYER.
 201620152014
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1960
Subsection501(c)(3)
Organization typeCorporation
Metropolitan statistical area4472
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$76,885.00$83,327.00$85,741.00
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$71,240.00$69,256.00$73,548.00
Number of employees998
Number of people compensated >$100k000
Number of volunteers202014
Number of highly compensated contractors010
Personnel
Butcher, Liesel
TitleDIRECTOR & SECRETARYDIRECTOR & SECRETARYDIRECTOR & SECRETARY
Name of key/compensated personREV LIESEL BUTCHERREV LIESEL BUTCHERREV LIESEL BUTCHER
Average hours per week working for org20.0020.0020.00
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
PositionIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, Officer
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Keneipp, Brian
TitleDIRECTOR & PRESIDENTDIRECTOR & PRESIDENTDIRECTOR & PRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated personREV BRIAN KENEIPPREV BRIAN KENEIPPREV BRIAN KENEIPP
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.0040.00
Reportable compensation from org$25,224.00$23,284.00$20,668.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$4,807.00$5,184.00$4,226.00
PositionIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, Officer
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
King, Ret
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personRET REV MONIQUE KINGRET REV MONIQUE KINGRET REV MONIQUE KING
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$16,050.00$11,544.00$11,644.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$838.00$8,657.00$4,311.00
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Nugent, Paul
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personREV PAUL NUGENTREV PAUL NUGENTREV PAUL NUGENT
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.0040.00
Reportable compensation from org$20,768.00$20,568.00$20,668.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$230.00$3,001.00
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Young, Lesley
TitleDIRECTOR & TREASURERDIRECTOR & TREASURERDIRECTOR & TREASURER
Name of key/compensated personREV LESLEY YOUNGREV LESLEY YOUNGREV LESLEY YOUNG
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.0040.00
Reportable compensation from org$9,198.00$13,860.00$20,568.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$655.00
PositionIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, Officer
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Purpose: mission, activities & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesOPERATION OF CHURCHOPERATION OF CHURCHOPERATION OF CHURCH
Program expenses (total)$329,577.00$341,763.00$367,724.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
OPERATION OF CHURCH AND CHURCH ACTIVITIES--RELIGIOUS SERVICES; ORDINATIONS; MINISTERIAL COUNSELING; SPIRITUAL HEALING; TEACHING; SPECIALIZED SEMINARS; PUBLICATION OF JOURNALS AND MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION; PRESERVATION AND DISSEMINATION OF HISTORIC/ARCHIVAL MATERIALS; MANUFACTURE OF RELIGIOUS ARTICLES; MAINTENANCE OF CHURCH AND MINISTER RESIDENCES.
Program expenses$216,481.00$218,454.00$247,239.00
Grants and allocations made $2,375.00$2,600.00
Program revenue$35,476.00$18,637.00$11,073.00
Program descriptionOPERATION OF CHURCH AND CHURCH ACTIVITIES--RELIGIOUS SERVICES; ORDINATIONS; MINISTERIAL COUNSELING; SPIRITUAL HEALING; TEACHING; SPECIALIZED SEMINARS; PUBLICATION OF JOURNALS AND MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION; PRESERVATION AND DISSEMINATION OF HISTORIC/ARCHIVAL MATERIALS; MANUFACTURE OF RELIGIOUS ARTICLES; MAINTENANCE OF CHURCH AND MINISTER RESIDENCES.OPERATION OF CHURCH AND CHURCH ACTIVITIES--RELIGIOUS SERVICES; ORDINATIONS; MINISTERIAL COUNSELING; SPIRITUAL HEALING; TEACHING; SPECIALIZED SEMINARS; PUBLICATION OF JOURNALS AND MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION; PRESERVATION AND DISSEMINATION OF HISTORIC/ARCHIVAL MATERIALS; MANUFACTURE OF RELIGIOUS ARTICLES; MAINTENANCE OF CHURCH AND MINISTER RESIDENCES.OPERATION OF CHURCH AND CHURCH ACTIVITIES--RELIGIOUS SERVICES; ORDINATIONS; MINISTERIAL COUNSELING; SPIRITUAL HEALING; TEACHING; SPECIALIZED SEMINARS; PUBLICATION OF JOURNALS AND MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION; PRESERVATION AND DISSEMINATION OF HISTORIC/ARCHIVAL MATERIALS; MANUFACTURE OF RELIGIOUS ARTICLES; MAINTENANCE OF CHURCH AND MINISTER RESIDENCES.
OUTREACH--ADVERTISING AND PUBLICITY; ATTENDANCE AT SYMPOSIA AND CONVENTIONS; INTERFAITH COOPERATION; PUBLICATION OF PROMOTIONAL AND EDUCATIONAL MATERIAL; SPIRITUAL SCIENCE EDUCATION; INTERNET SALES AND WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT; SOCIAL ACTIVITIES
Program expenses$51,674.00$54,363.00$61,832.00
Program revenue$27,600.00$20,573.00$11,231.00
Program descriptionOUTREACH--ADVERTISING AND PUBLICITY; ATTENDANCE AT SYMPOSIA AND CONVENTIONS; INTERFAITH COOPERATION; PUBLICATION OF PROMOTIONAL AND EDUCATIONAL MATERIAL; SPIRITUAL SCIENCE EDUCATION; INTERNET SALES AND WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT; SOCIAL ACTIVITIESOUTREACH--ADVERTISING AND PUBLICITY; ATTENDANCE AT SYMPOSIA AND CONVENTIONS; INTERFAITH COOPERATION; PUBLICATION OF PROMOTIONAL AND EDUCATIONAL MATERIAL; SPIRITUAL SCIENCE EDUCATION; INTERNET SALES AND WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT; SOCIAL ACTIVITIESOUTREACH--ADVERTISING AND PUBLICITY; ATTENDANCE AT SYMPOSIA AND CONVENTIONS; INTERFAITH COOPERATION; PUBLICATION OF PROMOTIONAL AND EDUCATIONAL MATERIAL; SPIRITUAL SCIENCE EDUCATION; INTERNET SALES AND WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT; SOCIAL ACTIVITIES
SPECIALIZED MISSIONS--DEVELOPMENT OF SCIENTIFIC METHODS FOR ENHANCEMENT OF SPIRITUAL HEALING AND PRAYER AND TO ENHANCE THE FLOW OF SPIRITUAL PRAYER ENERGY THROUGHOUT THE WORLD.
Program expenses$61,422.00$68,946.00$58,653.00
Program revenue $540.00 
Program descriptionSPECIALIZED MISSIONS--DEVELOPMENT OF SCIENTIFIC METHODS FOR ENHANCEMENT OF SPIRITUAL HEALING AND PRAYER AND TO ENHANCE THE FLOW OF SPIRITUAL PRAYER ENERGY THROUGHOUT THE WORLD.SPECIALIZED MISSIONS--DEVELOPMENT OF SCIENTIFIC METHODS FOR ENHANCEMENT OF SPIRITUAL HEALING AND PRAYER AND TO ENHANCE THE FLOW OF SPIRITUAL PRAYER ENERGY THROUGHOUT THE WORLD.SPECIALIZED MISSIONS--DEVELOPMENT OF SCIENTIFIC METHODS FOR ENHANCEMENT OF SPIRITUAL HEALING AND PRAYER AND TO ENHANCE THE FLOW OF SPIRITUAL POWER THROUGHOUT THE WORLD.
Financial data
Expense categories (totals)
Sum (total functional expenses)$380,338.00$384,237.00$411,958.00
Program services (total functional expenses)$329,577.00$341,763.00$367,724.00
Management & general (total functional expenses)$50,761.00$42,474.00$44,234.00
Fundraising (total functional expenses)$0.00$0.00$0.00
Revenue
Total revenue$378,320.00$455,586.00$505,385.00
Program service revenue (total)$39,214.00$18,210.00$10,994.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$270,349.00$361,836.00$404,199.00
Revenue from noncash contributions$30,057.00$8,832.00$44,506.00
Investment income$26,900.00$27,770.00$39,866.00
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current yr$41,857.00$47,770.00$50,326.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$270,349.00$361,836.00$404,199.00
Gross receipts$1,064,656.00$1,502,657.00$1,906,672.00
Sources of contributions
Contributions revenue from membership dues$15,733.00$8,985.00 
Revenue from all other contributions$254,616.00$352,851.00$404,199.00
Other types of revenue
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$17,995.00$26,230.00$39,016.00
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$17,305.00$24,766.00$53,279.00
Net rental income $0.00$0.00
Net inventory sales (total)$23,862.00$21,540.00$11,310.00
Fees for services
Legal fees (total)$893.00$4,598.00$10,752.00
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00
Investment management fees (total)  $13,373.00
Accounting service fees (total)$1,500.00$1,500.00$1,500.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$1,944,049.00$1,913,755.00$1,964,285.00
Total assets, beginning of year$1,913,755.00$1,964,285.00$1,868,377.00
Total liabilities$120,710.00$120,266.00$190,500.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$120,266.00$190,500.00$170,000.00
Net assets$1,823,339.00$1,793,489.00$1,773,785.00
Net assets, beginning of year$1,793,489.00$1,773,785.00$1,698,377.00
Investments: publicly traded securities$704,184.00$671,851.00$869,527.00
Inventories for sale or use$15,070.00$8,708.00$7,738.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$2,018.00$71,349.00$93,427.00
Advertising (total)$5,280.00$8,599.00$12,352.00
Savings & temp cash investment$156,675.00$148,932.00$162,253.00
Accounts receivable, net$11,783.00$3,985.00$4,013.00
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges  $300.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$710.00$266.00 
Unsecured notes & loans to unrelated parties$120,000.00$120,000.00$190,500.00
Total net assets or fund balances$1,823,339.00$1,793,489.00$1,773,785.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$43,689.00$31,680.00$30,132.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members555
Number of independent voting members111
Tax year start date2016-01-012015-01-012014-01-01
Tax year end date2016-12-312015-12-312014-12-31
Has local chaptersTrueTrueTrue
Accounting methodCashCashCash
Metadata about the filing
E-return type990990990
Date e-filing submitted2018-01-042016-10-212015-09-10
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.12014v5.0
Filing identifier201703159349300025201601909349301020201502189349301625
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