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Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of St. Louis

Eight organizations. One cause. A stronger community.

four stars

95.47

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

Board Leadership
Cheryl Archibald
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 12/01/2018 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.

Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
88.5%
  Administrative Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.37
  Program Expenses Growth 27.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.8%
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) 92.01 four stars
Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans (LA) 87.30 three stars
Catholic Charities Southwestern Ohio (OH) 87.22 three stars
Catholic Charities of Northern Nevada (NV) 90.58 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,092,310
   Federated Campaigns $209,918
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $11,917
   Related Organizations $260,865
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,575,010
   Program Service Revenue $4,550,340
Total Primary Revenue $11,125,350
   Other Revenue $214,243
TOTAL REVENUE $11,339,593
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,543,751
   Administrative Expenses $265,341
   Fundraising Expenses $295,630
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,104,722
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,234,871
   
Net Assets $11,607,053

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.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Strategic Consulting and Centralized Services $2,509,487 38.3%
Financial Support of Non-profits $330,004 5.0%
Language and Interpretation Services $3,704,260 56.6%

Ratings History
Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of St. Louis has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$171,275 2.41% Theresa Ruzicka President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of St. Louis (MO) 95.47 four stars
Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies (NY) 88.59 three stars
Catholic Charities of Buffalo (NY) 91.01 four stars
Catholic Charities Fort Worth (TX) 93.88 four stars
Catholic Charities of St. Paul and Minneapolis (MN) 92.01 four stars

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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

Cheryl Archibald
Chair

CEO

Theresa E. Ruzicka
President

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