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Center for Action and Contemplation

Empowering individuals to live out their sacred soul tasks in service to the world through contemplative programs and resources.

four stars

91.09

1823 Five Points Road SW Albuquerque, NM 87105
tel: (505) 247-1636   Web Site
EIN: 85-0354965

Board Leadership
LaVera Crawley
Chair

CEO
Michael Poffenberger
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.09 four stars
  Financial 93.87 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Center for Action and Contemplation supports a new reformation—from the inside. In the spirit of a Cosmic Christ Confirming people's deeper spiritual intuitions, encouraging actions of justice rooted in prayer, with a new appreciation for, and cooperation with, other denominations, religions, and culture. We are a center for experiential education, rooted in the Gospels, encouraging the transformation of human consciousness through contemplation, and equipping people to be instruments of peaceful change in the world.

The Center for Action and Contemplation supports a new reformation—from the inside. In the spirit of a Cosmic Christ Confirming people's deeper spiritual intuitions, encouraging actions of justice rooted in prayer, with a new appreciation for, and cooperation with, other denominations, religions, and culture. We are a center for experiential education, rooted in the Gospels, encouraging the transformation of human consciousness through contemplation, and equipping people to be instruments of peaceful change in the world.

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Financial

four stars

93.87

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
72.3%
  Administrative Expenses 19.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.43
  Program Expenses Growth 31.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Center for Action and Contemplation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Center for Action and Contemplation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,065,211
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,065,211
   Program Service Revenue $1,626,583
Total Primary Revenue $6,691,794
   Other Revenue $1,563,706
TOTAL REVENUE $8,255,500
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,420,636
   Administrative Expenses $1,578,241
   Fundraising Expenses $262,272
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,261,149
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,994,351
   
Net Assets $9,987,584

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$144,205 2.74% Michael Poffenberger Executive Director

Mission

The Center for Action and Contemplation supports a new reformation—from the inside. In the spirit of a Cosmic Christ Confirming people's deeper spiritual intuitions, encouraging actions of justice rooted in prayer, with a new appreciation for, and cooperation with, other denominations, religions, and culture. We are a center for experiential education, rooted in the Gospels, encouraging the transformation of human consciousness through contemplation, and equipping people to be instruments of peaceful change in the world.

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Charity Contact Info

Center for Action and Contemplation
1823 Five Points Road SW
Albuquerque, NM 87105
tel: (505) 247-1636
EIN: 85-0354965

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 12464
Albuquerque, NM 87195

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Board Leadership

LaVera Crawley
Chair

CEO

Michael Poffenberger
Executive Director