Religion : Religious Activities

FOCUS (Fellowship of Christians in Universities and Schools, Inc.)

Exploring a life of faith with independent school students

four stars

96.65

140 Elm Street New Canaan, CT 06840
tel: (203) 972-3408   Web Site
EIN: 06-0870830

Board Leadership
Howard Shafferman
Chairman Of The Board

CEO
Daniel Carter Walker
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.65 four stars
  Financial 95.27 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

FOCUS is the Fellowship of Christians in Universities and Schools, Inc. It is a diverse community of students, alumni, parents, faculty, clergy, and professionals from a variety of Christian denominations drawn together by a common faith and purpose. Our purpose is to explore with independent school students a life of faith that is real, adventurous, intellectually sound, and eminently practical.

FOCUS is the Fellowship of Christians in Universities and Schools, Inc. It is a diverse community of students, alumni, parents, faculty, clergy, and professionals from a variety of Christian denominations drawn together by a common faith and purpose. Our purpose is to explore with independent school students a life of faith that is real, adventurous, intellectually sound, and eminently practical.

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Financial

four stars

95.27

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
77.2%
  Administrative Expenses 12.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.67
  Program Expenses Growth 8.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by FOCUS (Fellowship of Christians in Universities and Schools, Inc.) on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by FOCUS (Fellowship of Christians in Universities and Schools, Inc.) on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,803,075
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,803,075
   Program Service Revenue $564,758
Total Primary Revenue $5,367,833
   Other Revenue $232,134
TOTAL REVENUE $5,599,967
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,803,982
   Administrative Expenses $388,267
   Fundraising Expenses $370,951
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,563,200
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,036,767
   
Net Assets $10,114,759

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$128,876 3.61% Daniel Walker Executive Director

Mission

FOCUS is the Fellowship of Christians in Universities and Schools, Inc. It is a diverse community of students, alumni, parents, faculty, clergy, and professionals from a variety of Christian denominations drawn together by a common faith and purpose. Our purpose is to explore with independent school students a life of faith that is real, adventurous, intellectually sound, and eminently practical.

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Charity Contact Info

FOCUS (Fellowship of Christians in Universities and Schools, Inc.)
140 Elm Street
New Canaan, CT 06840
tel: (203) 972-3408
EIN: 06-0870830

Mail donations to:
P.O. BOX 1027
New Canaan, CT 06840

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Board Leadership

Howard Shafferman
Chairman Of The Board

CEO

Daniel Carter Walker
Executive Director