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Church Health

Care for One Another

four stars

92.94

1350 Concourse Avenue Suite 142
Memphis, TN 38104
tel: (901) 272-7170   Web Site
EIN: 58-1716113

Board Leadership
Robert Carter
Chair

CEO
Glenn Scott Morris
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.94 four stars
  Financial 90.02 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Church Health seeks to reclaim the Church's biblical commitment to care for our bodies and spirits.

Founded by Dr. Scott Morris, Church Health is a faith-based, non-profit organization located in Memphis, Tennessee that provides comprehensive healthcare and health services to individuals with little or no access to healthcare. In the past year alone, Church Health had more than 62,000 patient encounters. In addition, Church Health has extended training, education and outreach to countless individuals and organizations with the goal of fostering physical, emotional and spiritual well-being among our community. Thanks to a broad base of financial support from the faith community, and the volunteer help of doctors, nurses, dentists and others, Church Health's Clinic has grown to become the largest faith-based clinic of its type in the country. Fees are charged on a sliding scale based on income. The average visit costs about $35.

Church Health seeks to reclaim the Church's biblical commitment to care for our bodies and spirits.

Founded by Dr. Scott Morris, Church Health is a faith-based, non-profit organization located in Memphis, Tennessee that provides comprehensive healthcare and health services to individuals with little or no access to healthcare. In the past year alone, Church Health had more than 62,000 patient encounters. In addition, Church Health has extended training, education and outreach to countless individuals and organizations with the goal of fostering physical, emotional and spiritual well-being among our community. Thanks to a broad base of financial support from the faith community, and the volunteer help of doctors, nurses, dentists and others, Church Health's Clinic has grown to become the largest faith-based clinic of its type in the country. Fees are charged on a sliding scale based on income. The average visit costs about $35.

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Financial

four stars

90.02

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
88.7%
  Administrative Expenses 5.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.41
  Program Expenses Growth 2.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 19.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Church Health on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Church Health on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Church Health (TN) 92.94 four stars
Tri-County Community Dental Clinic (WI) 88.60 three stars
Mercy Health Clinic (MD) 85.91 three stars
Samaritans (MA) 89.73 three stars
Circle Health Services (OH) 89.08 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $11,139,169
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $164,438
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,011,885
Total Contributions $12,315,492
   Program Service Revenue $5,667,881
Total Primary Revenue $17,983,373
   Other Revenue $2,038,476
TOTAL REVENUE $20,021,849
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $20,133,444
   Administrative Expenses $1,005,475
   Fundraising Expenses $1,138,356
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $22,277,275
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,255,426
   
Net Assets $48,588,540

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
Health Care Programs $15,570,534 77.3%
Perea Preschool $1,828,894 9.1%
Healthcare & Wellness Outreach $1,367,583 6.8%

Ratings History
Church Health has received 9 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 06/01/2020 92.94 four stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 92.97 four stars
2017-06 02/01/2019 94.58 four stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 93.88 four stars
2016-06 09/01/2017 97.17 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 94.34 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 90.61 four stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 91.46 four stars
2012-06 04/01/2013 91.12 four stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 90.46 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 85.83 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 05/01/2011 92.38 four stars
2009-06 09/01/2010 84.75 three stars
2008-06 11/01/2009 84.97 three stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 89.99 three stars
2006-06 08/01/2007 94.08 four stars
2005-06 06/01/2006 96.10 four stars
2004-06 05/01/2005 93.43 four stars
2003-06 09/01/2004 93.49 four stars
2002-06 04/01/2004 90.73 four 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 58-1716113
Name in IRS Master File CHURCH HEALTH CENTER OF MEMPHIS INC
NTEE Code E32
NTEE Classification Ambulatory Health Center, Community Clinic
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (154) Health clinic
(560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
(29) Other religious activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 June, 1987
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$227,698 1.02% Glenn Scott Morris Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Church Health (TN) 92.94 four stars
Good News Clinics (GA) 91.34 four stars
Western Tidewater Free Clinic (VA) 91.45 four stars
Goochland Free Clinic and Family Services (VA) 92.26 four stars
Venice Family Clinic (CA) 93.64 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Church Health
1350 Concourse Avenue
Suite 142
Memphis, TN 38104
tel: (901) 272-7170
fax: (901) 722-8078
EIN: 58-1716113

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Board Leadership

Robert Carter
Chair

CEO

Glenn Scott Morris
Chief Executive Officer

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