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Religion : Religious Media and Broadcasting

The Station of the Cross

Catholic Radio Network

one star

67.29

6325 Sheridan Drive Williamsville, NY 14221
tel: (877) 888-6279   Web Site
EIN: 16-1511190

Board Leadership
James N. Wright
President

CEO
Jim Wright
President and Network General Manager

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 67.29 one star
  Financial 73.63 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 62.00 one star
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1996, the Station of the Cross is a Catholic Radio Network that exists to provide Catholic music and information through radio programming and community action. The Station of the Cross serves Western New York, Rochester, NY, Syracuse, NY, Elmira, NY and the Boston region.

Founded in 1996, the Station of the Cross is a Catholic Radio Network that exists to provide Catholic music and information through radio programming and community action. The Station of the Cross serves Western New York, Rochester, NY, Syracuse, NY, Elmira, NY and the Boston region.

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Financial

two stars

73.63

Accountability & Transparency

one star

62.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 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)
55.5%
  Administrative Expenses 26.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 18.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.42
  Program Expenses Growth 4.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Station of the Cross on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Station of the Cross on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Station of the Cross (NY) 67.29 one star
Changed Lives (TN) 87.81 three stars
Thru the Bible Radio Network (CA) 86.17 three stars
Ave Maria Radio (MI) 89.02 three stars
Family Life Ministries (NY) 95.56 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,888,519
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,888,519
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,888,519
   Other Revenue $17
TOTAL REVENUE $1,888,536
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $787,761
   Administrative Expenses $341,487
   Fundraising Expenses $234,829
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,364,077
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $524,459
   
Net Assets $3,206,018

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
2018-12 12/01/2019 67.29 one star
2017-12 06/01/2019 65.51 one star
2016-12 05/01/2018 65.15 one star
2015-12 05/01/2017 58.07 one star
2014-12 06/01/2016 58.28 one star
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 58.99 one star
2012-12 07/01/2014 53.37 zero star

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

EIN 16-1511190
Name in IRS Master File HOLY FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS
NTEE Code X22
NTEE Classification Roman Catholic
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 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, 1997
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- James N. Wright President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Station of the Cross (NY) 67.29 one star
The Family Radio Network, Inc. (WI) 91.00 four stars
Turning Point (CA) 87.21 three stars
Proverbs 31 Ministries (NC) 92.56 four stars
Time of Grace Ministry (WI) 88.13 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Station of the Cross
6325 Sheridan Drive
Williamsville, NY 14221
tel: (877) 888-6279
EIN: 16-1511190

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Board Leadership

James N. Wright
President

CEO

Jim Wright
President and Network General Manager

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