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Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation

Preserving the Christian presence in the Holy Land

three stars

80.81

6935 Wisconsin Avenue Suite 518
Bethesda, MD 20815
tel: (301) 951-9400   Web Site
EIN: 52-2175622

CEO
Rateb Y. Rabie
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.81 three stars
  Financial 73.79 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF) was founded in 1999 by an ecumenical group of American Christians to preserve the Christian presence in the Holy Land. HCEF is committed to the presence and well-being of Arab Christians in the Holy land and to developing the bonds of solidarity between them and Christians elsewhere. HCEF is the primary vehicle for many churches that wish to offer spiritual and material assistance to Palestinian Christians and the Mother Church in the Holy Land. HCEF advocates for greater solidarity on the part of Western faithful with their Christian brothers and sisters in the Holy Land.

The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF) was founded in 1999 by an ecumenical group of American Christians to preserve the Christian presence in the Holy Land. HCEF is committed to the presence and well-being of Arab Christians in the Holy land and to developing the bonds of solidarity between them and Christians elsewhere. HCEF is the primary vehicle for many churches that wish to offer spiritual and material assistance to Palestinian Christians and the Mother Church in the Holy Land. HCEF advocates for greater solidarity on the part of Western faithful with their Christian brothers and sisters in the Holy Land.

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Financial

two stars

73.79

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
89.7%
  Administrative Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) < 0.01
  Program Expenses Growth 1.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 163.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,085,361
   Federated Campaigns $3,377
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,088,738
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,088,738
   Other Revenue $362,793
TOTAL REVENUE $1,451,531
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,436,012
   Administrative Expenses $169,101
   Fundraising Expenses $71,528
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,676,641
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-225,110
   
Net Assets $-227,265

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$76,036 4.53% Rateb Y. Rabie President

Mission

The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation (HCEF) was founded in 1999 by an ecumenical group of American Christians to preserve the Christian presence in the Holy Land. HCEF is committed to the presence and well-being of Arab Christians in the Holy land and to developing the bonds of solidarity between them and Christians elsewhere. HCEF is the primary vehicle for many churches that wish to offer spiritual and material assistance to Palestinian Christians and the Mother Church in the Holy Land. HCEF advocates for greater solidarity on the part of Western faithful with their Christian brothers and sisters in the Holy Land.

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Charity Contact Info

Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation
6935 Wisconsin Avenue
Suite 518
Bethesda, MD 20815
tel: (301) 951-9400
EIN: 52-2175622

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CEO

Rateb Y. Rabie
President, CEO