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Coalition for Christian Outreach

Transforming college students to transform the world

four stars

93.60

5912 Penn Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15206
tel: (412) 363-3303   Web Site
EIN: 25-1216330

Board Leadership
Jim Young
Chairman

CEO
Vincent Burens
President And CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.60 four stars
  Financial 91.89 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the CCO is "transforming college students to transform the world". We accomplish this by:
1. Sharing the Gospel with students and developing passionate disciples of Jesus Christ
2. Serving together with the church and inviting students into the lives of local congregations
3. Giving students a vision for serving Jesus Christ in their studies, jobs, communities, and families

Founded in 1971, the CCO (Coalition for Christian Outreach) has partnered with over 25 denominations to reach hundreds of thousands of college students with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Our vision is to see a generation of college students transformed by the power of Jesus Christ and His Gospel, in partnership with the local church, reaching the world for the glory of God.

The mission of the CCO is "transforming college students to transform the world". We accomplish this by:
1. Sharing the Gospel with students and developing passionate disciples of Jesus Christ
2. Serving together with the church and inviting students into the lives of local congregations
3. Giving students a vision for serving Jesus Christ in their studies, jobs, communities, and families

Founded in 1971, the CCO (Coalition for Christian Outreach) has partnered with over 25 denominations to reach hundreds of thousands of college students with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Our vision is to see a generation of college students transformed by the power of Jesus Christ and His Gospel, in partnership with the local church, reaching the world for the glory of God.

Financial

four stars

91.89

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
83.2%
  Administrative Expenses 9.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.80
  Program Expenses Growth 5.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Coalition for Christian Outreach on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Coalition for Christian Outreach on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Coalition for Christian Outreach (PA) 93.60 four stars
Fellowship of Christian Athletes (MO) 95.93 four stars
Hillel: The Foundation for Jewish Campus Life (DC) 86.49 three stars
Interface Ministries (GA) 90.59 four stars
DiscipleMakers (PA) 87.82 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $10,207,960
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $404,631
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $10,612,591
   Program Service Revenue $2,942,169
Total Primary Revenue $13,554,760
   Other Revenue $1,133,540
TOTAL REVENUE $14,688,300
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,249,874
   Administrative Expenses $1,224,161
   Fundraising Expenses $1,009,480
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $13,483,515
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,204,785
   
Net Assets $21,658,455

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
Contextual Ministry $11,249,874 100.0%

Ratings History
Coalition for Christian Outreach has received 9 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-08 11/01/2020 93.60 four stars
2018-08 08/01/2019 93.42 four stars
2017-08 07/01/2018 95.67 four stars
2016-08 10/01/2017 96.23 four stars
2015-08 09/01/2016 96.57 four stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 95.44 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 11/01/2015 91.02 four stars
2013-08 10/01/2014 92.50 four stars
2012-08 08/01/2013 93.47 four stars
2011-08 12/20/2012 91.03 four stars
2011-08 06/01/2012 89.21 three stars
2010-08 09/20/2011 91.46 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-08 07/01/2011 84.93 three stars
2009-08 11/24/2010 90.70 four stars
2008-08 09/01/2009 98.35 four stars
2007-08 05/01/2009 98.37 four stars
2006-08 11/01/2007 93.61 four stars
2005-08 11/01/2006 84.22 three stars
2004-08 11/01/2005 78.87 two stars
2003-08 08/01/2004 87.21 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 25-1216330
Name in IRS Master File COALITION FOR CHRISTIAN OUTREACH
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (29) Other religious activities
(328) Combat juvenile delinquency
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 July, 1971
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • August, 2018
  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$136,667 1.01% Vincent Burens President And CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$144,000 1.06% Thomas J. Pappalardo Vice President For Development

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Coalition for Christian Outreach (PA) 93.60 four stars
InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA (WI) 89.52 three stars
International Friendships (OH) 88.44 three stars
Military Community Youth Ministries (CO) 89.47 three stars
Hillel: The Foundation for Jewish Campus Life (DC) 86.49 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Coalition for Christian Outreach
5912 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
tel: (412) 363-3303
fax: (412) 363-1005
EIN: 25-1216330

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Board Leadership

Jim Young
Chairman

CEO

Vincent Burens
President And CEO

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