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Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of St. Louis

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four stars

95.47

4445 Lindell Boulevard St. Louis, MO 63108
tel: (314) 367-5500   Web Site
EIN: 43-0653270

Board Leadership
Joseph Holland II
Chair

CEO
Theresa E. Ruzicka
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.47 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 using data provided by the charity on a consolidated pro forma 990 which was verified against 990s received from the IRS.

Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of Saint Louis is the largest private provider of social services in the state of Missouri. Organized as a federation, Catholic Charities is comprised of eight agencies offering more than 100 programs to benefit, on average, approximately 156,000 poor and impoverished people annually. In response to the teachings of Jesus Christ, the mission of Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Saint Louis is to serve people in need, especially those who are poor and vulnerable; to work to improve social conditions for all people in the community; and to call members of the Church and community to do the same.

Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of Saint Louis is the largest private provider of social services in the state of Missouri. Organized as a federation, Catholic Charities is comprised of eight agencies offering more than 100 programs to benefit, on average, approximately 156,000 poor and impoverished people annually. In response to the teachings of Jesus Christ, the mission of Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Saint Louis is to serve people in need, especially those who are poor and vulnerable; to work to improve social conditions for all people in the community; and to call members of the Church and community to do the same.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2017
Percentage of internal clients who were satisfied with the services provided
95
Percentage of workshop participants with increased knowledge of the topic
89
Percentage of workshop participants who applied what they learned
70
Percentage of workshop participants who applied skills learned in workshops and observed positive client improvements
53
This impact information is current as of September 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
91.4%
  Administrative Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.84
  Program Expenses Growth 42.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of St. Louis on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of St. Louis on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of St. Louis (MO) 95.47 four stars
Catholic Charities of St. Paul and Minneapolis (MN) 96.44 four stars
Catholic Charities of Northern Nevada (NV) 91.45 four stars
Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of Denver (CO) 90.87 four stars
Catholic Charities Diocese of Cleveland (OH) 85.52 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,410,848
   Federated Campaigns $360,683
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $8,844
   Related Organizations $424,894
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,205,269
   Program Service Revenue $5,873,926
Total Primary Revenue $10,079,195
   Other Revenue $319,387
TOTAL REVENUE $10,398,582
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,609,087
   Administrative Expenses $285,334
   Fundraising Expenses $323,527
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,217,948
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,180,634
   
Net Assets $12,676,357

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
Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of St. Louis has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 10/01/2019 95.47 four stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 95.47 four stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 93.91 four stars
2016-06 09/01/2017 90.48 four stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 91.22 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 88.94 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 05/01/2015 82.78 three stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 83.97 three stars
2012-06 12/01/2013 76.09 two stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 79.15 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 43-0653270
Name in IRS Master File CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF ST LOUIS
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (1) Church, synagogue, etc
(150) Hospital
(120) Publishing activities
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 Subordinate - the organization is a subordinate in a group ruling.
Group Name UNITED STATES CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS
Ruling Date March, 1946
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$171,748 1.86% Theresa Ruzicka President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of St. Louis (MO) 95.47 four stars
Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County (CA) 87.91 three stars
Broome County Council of Churches (NY) 92.74 four stars
Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas (KS) 90.57 four stars
Catholic Charities of Los Angeles (CA) 96.16 four stars

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This charity has an official representative registered with Charity Navigator.

Note: This rating represents consolidated financial data for these organizations:

  • Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of St. Louis
  • Catholic Charities Foundation (43-1307878)

Charity Contact Info

Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of St. Louis
4445 Lindell Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63108
tel: (314) 367-5500
fax: (314) 289-8037
EIN: 43-0653270

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Board Leadership

Joseph Holland II
Chair

CEO

Theresa E. Ruzicka
President

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