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Pro Athletes Outreach

Uniting a community of pro athletes and couples to grow as disciples of Jesus and positively impact their spheres of influence

two stars

71.37

640 Plaza Drive Suite 110
Highlands Ranch, CO 80129
tel: (720) 639-6300   Web Site
EIN: 23-7400293

Board Leadership
Todd Peterson
Chair

CEO
Steve Stenstrom
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 71.37 two stars
  Financial 83.57 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 63.00 one star
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Pro Athletes Outreach (PAO) conducts Christ-centered programs and conferences to equip professional athletes, coaches and their families to make a positive impact in the world for Jesus Christ. Today's professional athletes have a tremendous platform to influence the world around them. Their lives are scrutinized by media, fans and the general public. We are committed to protecting the privacy of athletes, coaches and their families while they enjoy our conferences. Over the past 36 years, PAO has not only grown its ministry but has been an integral partner in starting ministries in various other sports. PAO's ministry expansion includes Motor Racing Outreach, Pro Basketball Fellowship, Jockey/Rodeo conference, Women's Getaway and more.

Pro Athletes Outreach (PAO) conducts Christ-centered programs and conferences to equip professional athletes, coaches and their families to make a positive impact in the world for Jesus Christ. Today's professional athletes have a tremendous platform to influence the world around them. Their lives are scrutinized by media, fans and the general public. We are committed to protecting the privacy of athletes, coaches and their families while they enjoy our conferences. Over the past 36 years, PAO has not only grown its ministry but has been an integral partner in starting ministries in various other sports. PAO's ministry expansion includes Motor Racing Outreach, Pro Basketball Fellowship, Jockey/Rodeo conference, Women's Getaway and more.

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Financial

three stars

83.57

Accountability & Transparency

one star

63.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 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)
80.0%
  Administrative Expenses 14.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.05
  Program Expenses Growth 13.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 73.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pro Athletes Outreach on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pro Athletes Outreach on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pro Athletes Outreach (CO) 71.37 two stars
Institute for Creation Research (TX) 91.24 four stars
Christian Motorcyclists Association (AR) 90.60 four stars
Open Air Campaigners-USA (PA) 89.13 three stars
Christian Legal Society (VA) 90.71 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,408,344
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,408,344
   Program Service Revenue $591,682
Total Primary Revenue $4,000,026
   Other Revenue $26
TOTAL REVENUE $4,000,052
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,078,703
   Administrative Expenses $608,443
   Fundraising Expenses $217,299
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,904,445
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $95,607
   
Net Assets $180,708

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 12/01/2019 71.37 two stars
2017-09 12/21/2018 68.75 one star
2016-09 02/01/2018 69.11 one star
2015-09 12/01/2016 71.35 two stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 68.62 one star
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 69.81 one star
2013-09 02/01/2015 80.36 three stars
2012-09 11/01/2013 82.08 three stars
2011-09 09/01/2012 90.02 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 84.08 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 95.22 four stars
2008-12 03/01/2010 92.00 four stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 87.64 three stars
2006-12 11/01/2007 79.94 two stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 76.30 two stars
2004-12 12/01/2005 77.88 two stars
2003-12 11/01/2004 89.82 three 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 23-7400293
Name in IRS Master File PRO ATHLETES OUTREACH
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (123) Discussion groups, forums, panels lectures, etc.
(7) Evangelism
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 October, 1974
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$91,040 2.33% Steve Stenstrom President, CEO

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Pro Athletes Outreach (CO) 71.37 two stars
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Youth For Christ of Northern Indiana (IN) 88.56 three stars
Fellowship of Companies for Christ International (GA) 90.63 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Pro Athletes Outreach
640 Plaza Drive
Suite 110
Highlands Ranch, CO 80129
tel: (720) 639-6300
EIN: 23-7400293

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Board Leadership

Todd Peterson
Chair

CEO

Steve Stenstrom
President, CEO

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