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Religion : Religious Activities (Grantmaking)

Catholic Near East Welfare Association (CNEWA)

A papal agency for humanitarian and pastoral support

95.54

1011 First Avenue New York, NY 10022
tel: (212) 826-1480   Web Site
EIN: 13-1623929

Board Leadership
Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan
Chair and Treasurer

CEO
Msgr. John E. Kozar
Secretary

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.54
  Financial 94.46
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Catholic Near East Welfare Association was founded by the Holy Father to share the love of Christ with the churches and peoples of the East. We work for, through and with the Eastern Catholic Churches to identify needs and implement solutions. Together, we build up the Church, affirm human dignity, alleviate poverty, encourage dialogue--and inspire hope.

Catholic Near East Welfare Association was founded by the Holy Father to share the love of Christ with the churches and peoples of the East. We work for, through and with the Eastern Catholic Churches to identify needs and implement solutions. Together, we build up the Church, affirm human dignity, alleviate poverty, encourage dialogue--and inspire hope.

Financial

94.46

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 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)
86.9%
  Administrative Expenses 2.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.93
  Program Expenses Growth 7.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 16.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Catholic Near East Welfare Association (CNEWA) on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Catholic Near East Welfare Association (CNEWA) on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Catholic Near East Welfare Association (CNEWA) (NY) 95.54
India Gospel Outreach (CA) 86.36
Youth for Christ International (CO) 96.46
Persecution Project Foundation (VA) 93.15
Bridge Builders International (OR) 93.43

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $24,927,741
   Federated Campaigns $23,394
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $24,951,135
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $24,951,135
   Other Revenue $1,602,054
TOTAL REVENUE $26,553,189
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $22,098,291
   Administrative Expenses $534,872
   Fundraising Expenses $2,670,802
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $25,303,965
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,249,224
   
Net Assets $58,370,718

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
Catholic Near East Welfare Association (CNEWA) has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 04/01/2019 95.87
2016-12 04/01/2019 95.87
2015-12 07/01/2016 95.43
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.84
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 92.03
2012-12 02/01/2015 84.90
2012-12 02/01/2015 84.90
2011-12 03/01/2013 81.83
2011-12 08/01/2012 81.29
2009-12 12/01/2011 93.65
2008-12 09/20/2011 84.29
 
CN 1.0
2008-12 06/01/2010 80.70
2007-12 12/15/2009 83.46
2006-12 02/01/2008 80.25
2005-12 07/01/2007 83.30
2004-12 07/01/2006 80.25
2003-12 11/01/2005 81.41

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

EIN 13-1623929
Name in IRS Master File CATHOLIC NEAR EAST WELFARE ASSOC INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (31) Special school for the blind, handicapped, etc
(150) Hospital
(120) Publishing activities
Foundation Status Church 170(b)(1)(A)(i)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Subordinate - the organization is a subordinate in a group ruling.
Group Name UNITED STATES CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS
Ruling Date March, 1946
Filing Requirement 990 - Not required to file (church)
Fiscal Year End December
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$54,000 0.21% Msgr. John E. Kozar President, Secretary
Other Salaries of Note
$127,860 0.50% Michael La Civita Director of Communications
$125,899 0.49% Gene Shnayder Software Developer
$124,800 0.49% Tresool Singh Chief Financial Officer
$122,669 0.48% Thomas Varghese Director of Programs

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Catholic Near East Welfare Association (CNEWA) (NY) 95.54
Heaven's Family (PA) 93.59
Haggai International (GA) 88.50
India Gospel Outreach (CA) 86.36
World Indigenous Missions (TX) 88.14

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Charity Contact Info

Catholic Near East Welfare Association (CNEWA)
1011 First Avenue
New York, NY 10022
tel: (212) 826-1480
fax: (212) 838-1344
EIN: 13-1623929

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Board Leadership

Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan
Chair and Treasurer

CEO

Msgr. John E. Kozar
Secretary

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