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Episcopal Church Foundation

Empowering congregations

three stars

86.23

475 Riverside Drive Suite 750
New York, NY 10115
tel: (800) 697-2858   Web Site
EIN: 13-1776448

Board Leadership
Benjamin Anderson-Ray
Chairperson

CEO
Donald V. Romanik
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.23 three stars
  Financial 81.83 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Episcopal Church Foundation (ECF), founded in 1949, has been responding to the changing needs of the Episcopal Church for 60 years. The mission of the Episcopal Church Foundation is to strengthen the leadership and financial capabilities of Episcopal congregations, dioceses, and related organizations to pursue their mission and ministry. The vision for the Episcopal Church Foundation is to be a comprehensive and holistic resource that helps revitalize Episcopal communities of faith. In addition to our wide array of leadership and financial resource development programs, products, and services, ECF has been involved with the following initiatives since its founding: establishing a revolving (Church building) loan fund, forming the Alban Institute, supported the creation of the Church Deployment Office, and started the Doctoral Fellows Program among many others.

The Episcopal Church Foundation (ECF), founded in 1949, has been responding to the changing needs of the Episcopal Church for 60 years. The mission of the Episcopal Church Foundation is to strengthen the leadership and financial capabilities of Episcopal congregations, dioceses, and related organizations to pursue their mission and ministry. The vision for the Episcopal Church Foundation is to be a comprehensive and holistic resource that helps revitalize Episcopal communities of faith. In addition to our wide array of leadership and financial resource development programs, products, and services, ECF has been involved with the following initiatives since its founding: establishing a revolving (Church building) loan fund, forming the Alban Institute, supported the creation of the Church Deployment Office, and started the Doctoral Fellows Program among many others.

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Financial

three stars

81.83

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
79.2%
  Administrative Expenses 12.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.41
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 9.84
  Program Expenses Growth 6.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 86.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Episcopal Church Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Episcopal Church Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Episcopal Church Foundation (NY) 86.23 three stars
Franciscan Foundation for the Holy Land (DC) 94.73 four stars
Forward Edge International (WA) 87.09 three stars
Asian Access (CA) 85.14 three stars
Every Generation Ministries (CA) 90.43 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $810,728
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $810,728
   Program Service Revenue $1,847,178
Total Primary Revenue $2,657,906
   Other Revenue $1,236,202
TOTAL REVENUE $3,894,108
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,344,089
   Administrative Expenses $539,671
   Fundraising Expenses $300,564
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,184,324
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-290,216
   
Net Assets $42,948,068

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
Financial Resource Development $2,088,329 62.4%
Leadership Resources $1,255,760 37.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 04/01/2018 86.23 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 82.66 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 85.25 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 85.18 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 91.50 four stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 92.56 four stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 90.07 four stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 76.49 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 71.28 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 56.17 one star
2008-12 06/01/2010 65.95 one star
2007-12 08/01/2009 67.65 one star
2006-12 08/01/2008 81.16 three stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 74.84 two stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 68.15 one star
2003-12 12/01/2004 67.02 one star
2002-12 12/01/2003 72.28 two stars
2001-12 02/05/2003 95.79 four stars
2000-12 10/15/2002 90.35 four 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 13-1776448
Name in IRS Master File EPISCOPAL CHURCH FOUNDATION
NTEE Code X11
NTEE Classification Single Organization Support
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 December, 1969
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$229,476 5.48% Donald V. Romanik President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Episcopal Church Foundation (NY) 86.23 three stars
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Kingdom Workers (WI) 88.04 three stars
Edify (CA) 89.56 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Episcopal Church Foundation
475 Riverside Drive
Suite 750
New York, NY 10115
tel: (800) 697-2858
EIN: 13-1776448

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Board Leadership

Benjamin Anderson-Ray
Chairperson

CEO

Donald V. Romanik
President

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