Education : Adult Education Programs and Services

The Trinity Forum

Contributing to the transformation and renewal of society through the transformation and renewal of leaders

four stars

90.21

1000 Vermont Avenue NW Suite 900
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 944-9881   Web Site
EIN: 54-1612640

Board Leadership
Byron Smith
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Cherie Harder
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.21 four stars
  Financial 86.75 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Trinity Forum is a nonprofit organization that provides the space and resources to engage life's deepest questions in the context of faith. It works to cultivate networks of leaders whose integrity and vision will renew culture and promote human freedom and flourishing. We provide access to a broad but focused body of classic and thoughtful writings designed to facilitate conversation and reflection around some of society's most intriguing questions and themes. Additionally, through unique programs, it offers contexts for leaders to consider together the great ideas that have shaped civilization and the faith that has animated its highest achievements. The Trinity Forum affirms the ancient, historical, and orthodox understanding of Christian faith as articulated in the Apostles' Creed.

The Trinity Forum is a nonprofit organization that provides the space and resources to engage life's deepest questions in the context of faith. It works to cultivate networks of leaders whose integrity and vision will renew culture and promote human freedom and flourishing. We provide access to a broad but focused body of classic and thoughtful writings designed to facilitate conversation and reflection around some of society's most intriguing questions and themes. Additionally, through unique programs, it offers contexts for leaders to consider together the great ideas that have shaped civilization and the faith that has animated its highest achievements. The Trinity Forum affirms the ancient, historical, and orthodox understanding of Christian faith as articulated in the Apostles' Creed.

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Financial

three stars

86.75

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 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)
87.1%
  Administrative Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.44
  Program Expenses Growth -0.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Trinity Forum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Trinity Forum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $919,510
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $919,510
   Program Service Revenue $385,607
Total Primary Revenue $1,305,117
   Other Revenue $20,995
TOTAL REVENUE $1,326,112
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,014,423
   Administrative Expenses $173,575
   Fundraising Expenses $14,700
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,202,698
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $123,414
   
Net Assets $491,369

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$240,313 19.98% Cherie Harder President

Mission

The Trinity Forum is a nonprofit organization that provides the space and resources to engage life's deepest questions in the context of faith. It works to cultivate networks of leaders whose integrity and vision will renew culture and promote human freedom and flourishing. We provide access to a broad but focused body of classic and thoughtful writings designed to facilitate conversation and reflection around some of society's most intriguing questions and themes. Additionally, through unique programs, it offers contexts for leaders to consider together the great ideas that have shaped civilization and the faith that has animated its highest achievements. The Trinity Forum affirms the ancient, historical, and orthodox understanding of Christian faith as articulated in the Apostles' Creed.

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Charity Contact Info

The Trinity Forum
1000 Vermont Avenue NW
Suite 900
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 944-9881
fax: (202) 944-9885
EIN: 54-1612640

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Board Leadership

Byron Smith
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Cherie Harder
President