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C.S. Lewis Institute

Discipleship of Heart and Mind

two stars

78.87

8001 Braddock Road Suite 301
Springfield, VA 22151
tel: (800) 813-9209   Web Site
EIN: 54-1802015

Board Leadership
Chris T. Morris
Chair

CEO
Joel S. Woodruff
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.87 two stars
  Financial 76.94 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The C.S. Lewis Institute was founded in 1976 and endeavors, in the legacy of C.S. Lewis, to develop disciples who will articulate, defend and live their faith in Christ in personal and public life. From its inception, the Institute has been inter-denominational, has worked closely with a variety of churches and sees itself as a servant ministry, assisting churches and pastors in making disciples of Jesus Christ. This takes the form of discipleship programs, area-wide conferences/seminars, pastor fellowships and resources in print and on the web.

The C.S. Lewis Institute was founded in 1976 and endeavors, in the legacy of C.S. Lewis, to develop disciples who will articulate, defend and live their faith in Christ in personal and public life. From its inception, the Institute has been inter-denominational, has worked closely with a variety of churches and sees itself as a servant ministry, assisting churches and pastors in making disciples of Jesus Christ. This takes the form of discipleship programs, area-wide conferences/seminars, pastor fellowships and resources in print and on the web.

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Financial

two stars

76.94

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
76.5%
  Administrative Expenses 18.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.29
  Program Expenses Growth 2.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 43.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by C.S. Lewis Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by C.S. Lewis Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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C.S. Lewis Institute (VA) 78.87 two stars
Man in the Mirror (FL) 87.62 three stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,496,525
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,496,525
   Program Service Revenue $194,200
Total Primary Revenue $1,690,725
   Other Revenue $4,736
TOTAL REVENUE $1,695,461
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,369,393
   Administrative Expenses $361,000
   Fundraising Expenses $110,582
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,840,975
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-145,514
   
Net Assets $493,367

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
Discipleship and Mentoring $1,157,921 84.6%
Conferences and Lectures $130,058 9.5%
All Other Programs $81,414 5.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 06/01/2020 78.87 two stars
2018-06 05/01/2019 81.32 three stars
2017-06 06/01/2018 79.39 two stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 81.65 three stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 81.30 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 02/01/2016 82.33 three stars
2014-06 09/01/2015 79.61 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 54-1802015
Name in IRS Master File C S LEWIS INSTITUTE INC
NTEE Code B58
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (46) Private school
(30) School, college, trade school, etc.
Foundation Status School 170(b)(1)(A)(ii)
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 June, 1996
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$132,862 7.21% Joel S. Woodruff President

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C.S. Lewis Institute (VA) 78.87 two stars
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Charity Contact Info

C.S. Lewis Institute
8001 Braddock Road
Suite 301
Springfield, VA 22151
tel: (800) 813-9209
fax: (703) 894-1072
EIN: 54-1802015

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 6930
McLean, VA 22106

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Board Leadership

Chris T. Morris
Chair

CEO

Joel S. Woodruff
President

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