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The National Centre for Padre Pio

Spreading and promoting the life, virtues and teachings of Padre Pio

one star

61.02

111 Barto Road Barto, PA 19504
tel: (610) 845-3000   Web Site
EIN: 23-1897941

Board Leadership
Harry E. Calandra
President

CEO
Nick Gibboni
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 61.02 one star
  Financial 84.85 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 47.00 zero star
This rating was published 12/20/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Nestled in the beautiful countryside of Berks County, the National Centre for Padre Pio is located on Barto Road in Barto, Pennsylvania. Situated at the high point of 106 acres, Our Lady of Grace Chapel, The Padre Pio Spirituality Centre and the Museum and Cultural Centre are in a setting reminiscent of the mountainous terrain of San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy. For thirty years, this Centre has labored unceasingly in spreading and promoting the life, virtues and teachings of Padre Pio. All visitors, pilgrims and groups, both large and small, seeking a bit of spiritual refuge are welcome here.

Nestled in the beautiful countryside of Berks County, the National Centre for Padre Pio is located on Barto Road in Barto, Pennsylvania. Situated at the high point of 106 acres, Our Lady of Grace Chapel, The Padre Pio Spirituality Centre and the Museum and Cultural Centre are in a setting reminiscent of the mountainous terrain of San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy. For thirty years, this Centre has labored unceasingly in spreading and promoting the life, virtues and teachings of Padre Pio. All visitors, pilgrims and groups, both large and small, seeking a bit of spiritual refuge are welcome here.

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Financial

three stars

84.85

Accountability & Transparency

zero star

47.00

This rating was published 12/20/2019 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)
83.7%
  Administrative Expenses 14.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.69
  Program Expenses Growth 0.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 41.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The National Centre for Padre Pio on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The National Centre for Padre Pio on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The National Centre for Padre Pio (PA) 61.02 one star
Teen Missions International (FL) 87.35 three stars
Asian Access (CA) 88.29 three stars
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Persecution Project Foundation (VA) 92.92 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $688,007
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $688,007
   Program Service Revenue $499,587
Total Primary Revenue $1,187,594
   Other Revenue $10,164
TOTAL REVENUE $1,197,758
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,020,886
   Administrative Expenses $228,484
   Fundraising Expenses $37,702
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,287,072
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-89,314
   
Net Assets $4,617,892

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
Promoting and Teaching the Spirituality of Saint Pio $1,008,005 98.7%
Donations to Other Charitable Organizations $12,881 1.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-08 12/20/2019 86.76 three stars
2017-08 12/20/2019 86.76 three stars
2016-08 11/01/2017 82.75 three stars
2015-08 09/01/2016 81.06 three stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 78.82 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 11/01/2015 76.88 two stars
2013-08 11/01/2014 77.75 two stars
2012-08 11/01/2013 83.71 three stars
2011-08 11/06/2012 84.02 three stars
2010-08 09/20/2011 83.32 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-08 07/01/2011 90.51 four stars
2009-08 06/01/2010 97.09 four stars
2008-08 09/01/2009 94.60 four stars
2007-08 11/01/2008 92.71 four stars
2006-08 08/01/2007 67.87 one star
2005-08 09/01/2006 68.33 one star
2004-08 08/01/2005 63.40 one star
2003-08 09/01/2004 69.30 one star
2002-08 09/01/2003 62.32 one star
2001-08 02/05/2003 71.82 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 23-1897941
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL CENTRE FOR PADRE PIO INC
NTEE Code X22
NTEE Classification Roman Catholic
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (29) Other religious activities
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
(910) Domestic organization with activities outside U.S.
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 April, 1976
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2018
  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$5,214 0.40% Harry E. Calandra President
Other Salaries of Note
$43,550 3.38% Julia C. Calandra-Lineberg Director
$40,000 3.10% Maria R. Koltonuk Treasurer
$31,270 2.42% Vera M. Calandra Secretary

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The National Centre for Padre Pio (PA) 61.02 one star
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Charity Contact Info

The National Centre for Padre Pio
111 Barto Road
Barto, PA 19504
tel: (610) 845-3000
fax: (610) 845-2666
EIN: 23-1897941

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 206
Barto, PA 19504

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Board Leadership

Harry E. Calandra
President

CEO

Nick Gibboni
Executive Director

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