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Mission Year

One year can change everything

one star

66.37

1947 South Hamlin Avenue Floor 2
Chicago, IL 60623
tel: (888) 340-9327   Web Site
EIN: 23-3005514

Board Leadership
George Karavattuveetil
Board Chair

CEO
Shawn Casselberry
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 66.37 one star
  Financial 71.42 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 62.00 one star
This rating was published 09/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Mission Year is a national Christian ministry dedicated to making lifelong disciples, developing leaders, and mobilizing Christians to love God and love their neighbor. We are an entry point into a lifestyle of faith, community, service, and justice that provides Christian young people with the opportunity to become part of the life of an urban neighborhood in Chicago, Philadelphia, and Houston during a yearlong program. We are Christ-centered, neighborhood focused, and justice oriented. We provide on-going support and training throughout the year for personal transformation and growth.

Mission Year is a national Christian ministry dedicated to making lifelong disciples, developing leaders, and mobilizing Christians to love God and love their neighbor. We are an entry point into a lifestyle of faith, community, service, and justice that provides Christian young people with the opportunity to become part of the life of an urban neighborhood in Chicago, Philadelphia, and Houston during a yearlong program. We are Christ-centered, neighborhood focused, and justice oriented. We provide on-going support and training throughout the year for personal transformation and growth.

Financial

two stars

71.42

Accountability & Transparency

one star

62.00

This rating was published 09/01/2020 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)
72.5%
  Administrative Expenses 12.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.27
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.28
  Program Expenses Growth -7.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mission Year on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mission Year on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mission Year (IL) 66.37 one star
Bill Glass Behind the Walls (TX) 93.91 four stars
CRISTA Ministries (WA) 88.17 three stars
South Central Minnesota Youth for Christ (MN) 88.50 three stars
Frontier Fellowship (MN) 90.07 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $238,576
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $238,576
   Program Service Revenue $261,145
Total Primary Revenue $499,721
   Other Revenue $502
TOTAL REVENUE $500,223
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $441,754
   Administrative Expenses $78,726
   Fundraising Expenses $157,174
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $677,654
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-177,431
   
Net Assets $197,537

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
2019-08 09/01/2020 66.37 one star
2018-08 08/01/2019 77.25 two stars
2017-08 07/01/2018 74.05 two stars
2016-08 08/01/2017 77.03 two stars
2015-08 10/01/2016 76.59 two stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 79.93 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 09/01/2015 74.64 two stars
2013-08 07/01/2014 72.47 two stars
2013-08 04/01/2014 68.53 one 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 23-3005514
Name in IRS Master File MISSION YEAR
NTEE Code S20
NTEE Classification Community, Neighborhood Development, Improvement (General)
NTEE Type Community Improvement, Capacity Building
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 November, 1999
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2018
  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$25,186 3.71% Caz Tod-Pearson Interim Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$66,050 9.74% Shawn Casselberry Former Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mission Year (IL) 66.37 one star
Pendle Hill (PA) 87.06 three stars
Evangelistic Association of New England (NH) 90.21 four stars
Entrust (CO) 97.17 four stars
Institute for Creation Research (TX) 92.35 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Mission Year
1947 South Hamlin Avenue
Floor 2
Chicago, IL 60623
tel: (888) 340-9327
EIN: 23-3005514

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 121158
Chicago, IL 60612

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Board Leadership

George Karavattuveetil
Board Chair

CEO

Shawn Casselberry
Executive Director

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