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Pax Christi USA

The national Catholic peace movement

two stars

71.69

415 Michigan Avenue, NE. Suite 240
Washington, DC 20017
tel: (202) 635-2741   Web Site
EIN: 36-3038894

Board Leadership
Robert Shine
Chair

CEO
Johnny Zokovitch
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 71.69 two stars
  Financial 90.95 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 61.00 one star
This rating was published 12/20/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1972, Pax Christi USA strives to create a world that reflects the Peace of Christ by exploring, articulating, and witnessing to the call of Christian nonviolence. Pax Christi USA rejects war, preparations for war, and every form of violence and domination. It advocates primacy of conscience, economic and social justice, and respect for creation. Pax Christi USA commits itself to peace education and, with the help of its bishop members, promotes the gospel imperative of peacemaking as a priority in the Catholic Church in the United States. Through the efforts of all its members and in cooperation with other groups, Pax Christi USA works toward a more peaceful, just, and sustainable world. Pax Christi is a section of Pax Christi International, the Catholic peace movement.

Founded in 1972, Pax Christi USA strives to create a world that reflects the Peace of Christ by exploring, articulating, and witnessing to the call of Christian nonviolence. Pax Christi USA rejects war, preparations for war, and every form of violence and domination. It advocates primacy of conscience, economic and social justice, and respect for creation. Pax Christi USA commits itself to peace education and, with the help of its bishop members, promotes the gospel imperative of peacemaking as a priority in the Catholic Church in the United States. Through the efforts of all its members and in cooperation with other groups, Pax Christi USA works toward a more peaceful, just, and sustainable world. Pax Christi is a section of Pax Christi International, the Catholic peace movement.

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Financial

four stars

90.95

Accountability & Transparency

one star

61.00

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)
79.1%
  Administrative Expenses 14.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.77
  Program Expenses Growth 0.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pax Christi USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pax Christi USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pax Christi USA (DC) 71.69 two stars
CRISTA Ministries (WA) 88.17 three stars
Desire Street Ministries (GA) 94.59 four stars
Ransomed Heart Ministries (CO) 85.58 three stars
The Pocket Testament League (PA) 90.46 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $520,179
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $520,179
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $520,179
   Other Revenue $40,436
TOTAL REVENUE $560,615
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $297,594
   Administrative Expenses $60,463
   Fundraising Expenses $17,919
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $375,976
   
Payments to Affiliates $39,580
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $184,639
   
Net Assets $754,703

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
Exploring and Articulating Christian Nonviolence $241,790 81.2%
Building Peace and Justice $55,804 18.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/20/2019 71.69 two stars
2018-12 10/01/2019 69.61 one star
2017-12 12/21/2018 69.78 one star
2015-12 09/01/2018 69.29 one star
2015-12 09/01/2018 69.29 one star
2014-12 06/01/2016 64.45 one star
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 63.09 one star
2012-12 08/01/2014 70.66 two stars
2012-12 08/01/2014 70.66 two stars
2011-12 12/20/2013 72.48 two stars
2011-12 08/01/2013 73.33 two stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 68.99 one star
2009-12 09/20/2011 69.15 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 66.44 one star
2008-12 04/01/2010 78.84 two stars
2007-12 11/01/2008 58.52 one star
2006-12 06/01/2008 62.87 one star
2005-12 03/01/2008 75.02 two stars
2004-12 07/01/2005 86.43 three stars
2003-12 10/01/2004 81.41 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 36-3038894
Name in IRS Master File PAX CHRISTI USA
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 (29) Other religious activities
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 Subordinate - the organization is a subordinate in a group ruling.
Group Name UNITED STATES CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$63,973 17.01% Patricia Chappell Executive Director

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Charity Contact Info

Pax Christi USA
415 Michigan Avenue, NE.
Suite 240
Washington, DC 20017
tel: (202) 635-2741
EIN: 36-3038894

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Board Leadership

Robert Shine
Chair

CEO

Johnny Zokovitch
Executive Director

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