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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

CN Advisory: Moderate Concern

Christian Advocates Serving Evangelism

Protecting religious freedom and freedom of speech

100 Crescent Center Parkway Suite 670
Tucker, GA 30084

EIN: 94-3037261

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During our analysis of Christian Advocates Serving Evangelism’s 12/2015 Form 990, the document revealed the following:

Payments were made to for-profit entities owned by the President of Christian Advocates Serving Evangelism Jay Sekulow and his family members. We find such practices atypical when compared to how other charities operate and have thus issued this Moderate Concern CN Advisory. For more information please see Schedule L of the 12/2015 Form 990.

  • During our analysis of Christian Advocates Serving Evangelism’s 12/2016 Form 990, the document revealed the following:

    Payments were made to for-profit entities owned by the President of Christian Advocates Serving Evangelism Jay Sekulow and his family members. We find such practices atypical when compared to how other charities operate and have thus issued this Moderate Concern CN Advisory. For more information please see Schedule L of the 12/2016 Form 990.

  • During our analysis of Christian Advocates Serving Evangelism's 12/2017 990, the document revealed the following:

    Payments were made to for-profit entities owned by the President of Christian Advocates Serving Evangelism Jay Sekulow and his family members. We find such practices atypical when compared to how other charities operate and have thus issued this Moderate Concern CN Advisory. For more information, please see Schedule L of the 12/2017 Form 990.

  • On June 27, 2017, The Washington Post published an article titled, "Trump attorney Jay Sekulow's family has been paid millions from charities they control." For more information, please see The Washington Post article.


The nature of the atypical financial reporting issues identified are such that Charity Navigator has issued this CN Advisory to provide donors with information that they may find useful when making their giving decisions. Charity Navigator is not responsible for the nature or content of the information presented through external sources and websites. For more information on how or when we decide to publish a CN Advisory, please review our methodology.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
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2001-12 02/05/2003 96.15 four stars
2000-12 10/15/2002 72.74 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 94-3037261
Name in IRS Master File CHRISTIAN ADVOCATES SERVING EVANGELISM INC
NTEE Code R60
NTEE Classification Civil Liberties Advocacy
NTEE Type Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (430) Defense of human and civil rights
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 March, 1988
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013

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Charity Contact Info

Christian Advocates Serving Evangelism
100 Crescent Center Parkway
Suite 670
Tucker, GA 30084
EIN: 94-3037261


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