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Religion : Religious Activities

Cardinal Newman Society

Promoting and defending faithful Catholic education

two stars

72.17

P.O. Box 1879 Merrifield, VA 22116
tel: (703) 367-0333   Web Site
EIN: 54-1691371

Board Leadership
Frank Hanna
Chair

CEO
Patrick J. Reilly
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 72.17 two stars
  Financial 65.01 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 82.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1993, the mission of The Cardinal Newman Society is to help renew and strengthen Catholic identity in Catholic higher education. The Society seeks to fulfill its mission by assisting and supporting education that is faithful to the teaching and tradition of the Catholic Church; producing and disseminating research and publications on developments and best practices in Catholic higher education; advising students, alumni, trustees, campus officials, faculty and others engaged in renewing and strengthening the Catholic identity of Catholic colleges and universities and Church-affiliated ministries at non-Catholic colleges and universities; and studying and promoting the work of our patron, John Henry Cardinal Newman, especially as it relates to Catholic higher education and the unity of faith and reason.

Founded in 1993, the mission of The Cardinal Newman Society is to help renew and strengthen Catholic identity in Catholic higher education. The Society seeks to fulfill its mission by assisting and supporting education that is faithful to the teaching and tradition of the Catholic Church; producing and disseminating research and publications on developments and best practices in Catholic higher education; advising students, alumni, trustees, campus officials, faculty and others engaged in renewing and strengthening the Catholic identity of Catholic colleges and universities and Church-affiliated ministries at non-Catholic colleges and universities; and studying and promoting the work of our patron, John Henry Cardinal Newman, especially as it relates to Catholic higher education and the unity of faith and reason.

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Financial

one star

65.01

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

82.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
58.8%
  Administrative Expenses 15.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 25.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.27
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.38
  Program Expenses Growth -8.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Cardinal Newman Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Cardinal Newman Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Cardinal Newman Society (VA) 72.17 two stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,808,367
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,808,367
   Program Service Revenue $86,161
Total Primary Revenue $1,894,528
   Other Revenue $27,440
TOTAL REVENUE $1,921,968
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $971,438
   Administrative Expenses $401,881
   Fundraising Expenses $386,356
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,759,675
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $162,293
   
Net Assets $2,625,754

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 06/01/2020 72.17 two stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 71.01 two stars
2017-06 05/01/2018 74.65 two stars
2016-06 05/01/2017 79.01 two stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 71.45 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 02/01/2016 73.20 two stars
2014-06 09/01/2015 82.08 three stars
2013-06 02/01/2014 80.90 three stars
2011-12 10/01/2012 71.57 two stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 54-1691371
Name in IRS Master File CARDINAL NEWMAN SOCIETY FOR THE PRESERVATION OF CATHOLIC HGR EDUC
NTEE Code L20
NTEE Classification Housing Development, Construction, Management
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (125) Giving information or opinion (see also Advocacy)
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date March, 2007
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$168,428 9.57% Patrick J. Reilly President

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Cardinal Newman Society (VA) 72.17 two stars
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Charity Contact Info

Cardinal Newman Society
P.O. Box 1879
Merrifield, VA 22116
tel: (703) 367-0333
EIN: 54-1691371

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Board Leadership

Frank Hanna
Chair

CEO

Patrick J. Reilly
President

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