Religion : Religious Activities

Contemplative Outreach

Silence. Solitude. Service.

two stars

77.74

1560 Union Valley Road #909
West Milford, NJ 07480
tel: (973) 838-3384   Web Site
EIN: 13-3345685

Board Leadership
Mary Dwyer
Chairperson

CEO
Gail Fitzpatrick-Hopler
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 77.74 two stars
  Financial 74.91 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Contemplative Outreach is a spiritual network of individuals and small faith communities committed to living the contemplative dimension of the Gospel. Contemplative Outreach annually serves over 40,000 people; supports over 120 active contemplative chapters in 39 countries; supports over 800 prayer groups; teaches over 15,000 people the practice of Centering Prayer and other contemplative practices through locally-hosted workshops; and provides training and resources to local chapters and volunteers. We also publish and distribute the wisdom teachings of Fr. Thomas Keating and other resources that support the contemplative life.

Contemplative Outreach is a spiritual network of individuals and small faith communities committed to living the contemplative dimension of the Gospel. Contemplative Outreach annually serves over 40,000 people; supports over 120 active contemplative chapters in 39 countries; supports over 800 prayer groups; teaches over 15,000 people the practice of Centering Prayer and other contemplative practices through locally-hosted workshops; and provides training and resources to local chapters and volunteers. We also publish and distribute the wisdom teachings of Fr. Thomas Keating and other resources that support the contemplative life.

Financial

two stars

74.91

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
65.9%
  Administrative Expenses 23.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.34
  Program Expenses Growth -1.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Contemplative Outreach on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Contemplative Outreach on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $696,797
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $696,797
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $696,797
   Other Revenue $75,654
TOTAL REVENUE $772,451
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $490,724
   Administrative Expenses $209,457
   Fundraising Expenses $93,525
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $793,706
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-21,255
   
Net Assets $1,140,604

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Mission

Contemplative Outreach is a spiritual network of individuals and small faith communities committed to living the contemplative dimension of the Gospel. Contemplative Outreach annually serves over 40,000 people; supports over 120 active contemplative chapters in 39 countries; supports over 800 prayer groups; teaches over 15,000 people the practice of Centering Prayer and other contemplative practices through locally-hosted workshops; and provides training and resources to local chapters and volunteers. We also publish and distribute the wisdom teachings of Fr. Thomas Keating and other resources that support the contemplative life.

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Charity Contact Info

Contemplative Outreach
1560 Union Valley Road
#909
West Milford, NJ 07480
tel: (973) 838-3384
fax: (973) 492-5795
EIN: 13-3345685

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Board Leadership

Mary Dwyer
Chairperson

CEO

Gail Fitzpatrick-Hopler
President