Standing strong and shining bright in the center of a raging conflict for our hearts and minds.
WGTS 91.9 ministries on the air, online and person to person are wide-ranging and far-reaching.
resources to stand strong
providing spiritual resources needed every day to those in our city and beyond in the battle to remain faithful.
ensure an unwavering mission
eliminating the $10 million debt incurred when saving the station and broadcast license for continued ministry
doing good, day and night
transitioning to a live and local format evenings and nights too just when spiritual needs are the greatest in our city
new ways for a new generation
reaching listeners who no longer tune in to traditional radio now turning to the internet for spiritual resources
forever in the nation's capital
endowing WGTS 91.9 to offer a message of hope until Jesus comes again in both good and difficult times.
Yes. Atlantic Gateway Communications doing business as WGTS 91.9 operates as a Maryland registered nonprofit organization with 501(c)(3) tax exempt status from the United States Internal Revenue Service.
The TIN or EIN for WGTS 91.9 is 82-5013506. Our organization number with the State of Maryland is D18600569.
WGTS 91.9 strives to spend 10 cents or less on fundraising administration for every dollar raised.
When compared to the national average of 20 cents for nonprofit broadcast organizations, WGTS 91.9 is among the most efficient in the nation.
Yes, a core value for WGTS 91.9 is integrity, which includes transparency. In the financial accountability section of our website you can find links to the most current independent auditors report and IRS Form I-990 for WGTS 91.9. Also provided is a link to the profile for this ministry prepared by ECFA, an organization which provides accreditation to leading Christian nonprofits that faithfully demonstrate compliance with established standards for financial accountability, transparency, fundraising, and board governance.
All donated funds are used exclusively for the ministry of WGTS 91.9, including its Washington, D.C., radio broadcast operations with more than 600,000 listeners each week. Each gift received - regardless of purpose or amount - is carefully processed to ensure that the donor(s)'s wishes are honored and that WGTS 91.9 receives the maximum benefit.
Yes, donors at any level may designate their gifts to a specific fund that supports the WGTS 91.9 initiative that best matches their area of interest. Donors can also give to the area of greatest need.
Yes, in addition to gifts of cash, WGTS 91.9 accepts grants from donor-advised funds, tangible personal property, securities, real estate, and IRA rollover designations. In addition, WGTS 91.9 may be designated as a beneficiary of a bequest, life insurance policy, trust, retirement plan, bank account, or annuity account.
While contributions to WGTS 91.9 are considered tax-deductible, individual circumstances vary depending on a donor's financial situation. You should consult with your tax attorney/advisor concerning the deductibility of your gift.
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