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Christian Relief Services Charities

A gentle voice for good

three stars

86.70

8301 Richmond Highway Alexandria, VA 22309
tel: (800) 337-3543   Web Site
EIN: 91-1937903

Board Leadership
James O'Brien
Chairman

CEO
Bryan Krizek
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.70 three stars
  Financial 84.75 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 10/01/2016 using data provided by the charity on a consolidated pro forma 990 which was verified against 990s received from the IRS.

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Financial

three stars

84.75

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
85.4%
  Administrative Expenses 5.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.35
  Program Expenses Growth 2.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 45.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Christian Relief Services Charities on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Christian Relief Services Charities on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Christian Relief Services Charities (VA) 86.70 three stars
Lions Clubs International Foundation (IL) 94.02 four stars
New York Cares (NY) 85.49 three stars
Good360 (VA) 90.13 four stars
City Year (MA) 93.17 four stars

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Incorporated in 1985, Christian Relief Services was founded on the belief that community partnerships are the best way to solve problems related to poverty, both here in the United States and around the world. The mission of Christian Relief Services is to work through partnerships and in collaboration with grassroots charitable organizations to connect the vast resources of the United States with communities in need to enable the people of these communities to help themselves. Through partnerships with local, non-governmental organizations and our affiliates, we provide donations of food, medical supplies, hygiene items, school supplies and building materials to hospitals, clinics, schools, orphanages and refugee camps in several African countries.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $21,749,080
   Federated Campaigns $361,277
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $330,949
   Government Grants $966,919
Total Contributions $23,408,225
   Program Service Revenue $13,795,742
Total Primary Revenue $37,203,967
   Other Revenue $2,394,180
TOTAL REVENUE $39,598,147
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $33,131,397
   Administrative Expenses $2,277,867
   Fundraising Expenses $3,502,307
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $38,911,571
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $686,576
   
Net Assets $65,755,319

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
International Program $13,340,481 40.3%
Housing Program $12,870,711 38.8%
Health - General Rehabilitative $12,342,458 37.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 10/01/2016 86.70 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 88.41 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 05/01/2015 83.91 three stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 85.69 three stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 88.35 three stars
2011-06 04/01/2012 79.40 two stars
2010-06 02/01/2012 77.59 two stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 76.62 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 03/01/2011 68.49 one star
2008-06 02/01/2010 74.02 two stars
2006-06 09/01/2008 85.08 three stars
2005-06 04/01/2007 82.66 three stars
2004-06 09/01/2005 82.40 three stars
2003-06 06/01/2004 78.33 two 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 91-1937903
Name in IRS Master File CHRISTIAN RELIEF SERVICES CHARITIES INC
NTEE Code L21
NTEE Classification Public Housing Facilities
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
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 CHRISTIAN RELIEF SERVICES CHARITIES INC
Filing Requirement 990 - Group return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$188,583 0.48% Bryan L. Krizek Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$171,683 0.44% Paul Krizek Vice President, General Counsel
$77,070 0.19% Eugene L. Krizek President, Founder

Incorporated in 1985, Christian Relief Services was founded on the belief that community partnerships are the best way to solve problems related to poverty, both here in the United States and around the world. The mission of Christian Relief Services is to work through partnerships and in collaboration with grassroots charitable organizations to connect the vast resources of the United States with communities in need to enable the people of these communities to help themselves. Through partnerships with local, non-governmental organizations and our affiliates, we provide donations of food, medical supplies, hygiene items, school supplies and building materials to hospitals, clinics, schools, orphanages and refugee camps in several African countries.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Christian Relief Services Charities (VA) 86.70 three stars
Help the Children (CA) 87.30 three stars
City Year (MA) 93.17 four stars
Convoy of Hope (MO) 94.69 four stars
K.I.D.S./Fashion Delivers (NY) 92.92 four stars

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Note: This rating represents consolidated financial data for these organizations:

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  • Christian Relief Services Charities (52-1394775)
  • Americans Helping Americans (54-1594577)
  • American Indian Youth Running Strong (54-1594578)
  • Christian Relief Services, 21st Century Campaign (54-1748859)
  • Bread and Water for Africa (54-1884520)
  • Christian Relief Services, Inc (54-1884868)

Charity Contact Info

Christian Relief Services Charities
8301 Richmond Highway
Alexandria, VA 22309
tel: (800) 337-3543
fax: (703) 317-9690
EIN: 91-1937903

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Board Leadership

James O'Brien
Chairman

CEO

Bryan Krizek
Chief Executive Officer

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