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Christian Solidarity International

Promoting religious liberty

three stars

86.40

870 Hampshire Road Suite T
Westlake Village, CA 91361
tel: (888) 676-5700   Web Site
EIN: 33-0826951

CEO
Joel Vanderspek
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.40 three stars
  Financial 87.97 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Christian Solidarity International (CSI) was founded in 1977 in Switzerland by Rev. Hans Stückelberger, following peaceful demonstrations in support of persecuted Christians. CSI's objective is worldwide respect for the God-given right of every human being to choose his or her faith and to practice it, as stipulated in Article 18 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights: “Everyone has the right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion; this right includes freedom to change his religion or belief, and freedom, either alone or in community with others and in public or private, to manifest his religion or belief in teaching, practice, worship and observance.”

Christian Solidarity International (CSI) was founded in 1977 in Switzerland by Rev. Hans Stückelberger, following peaceful demonstrations in support of persecuted Christians. CSI's objective is worldwide respect for the God-given right of every human being to choose his or her faith and to practice it, as stipulated in Article 18 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights: “Everyone has the right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion; this right includes freedom to change his religion or belief, and freedom, either alone or in community with others and in public or private, to manifest his religion or belief in teaching, practice, worship and observance.”

Financial

three stars

87.97

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 03/01/2021 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)
77.9%
  Administrative Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.28
  Program Expenses Growth 8.0%
  Liabilities to Assets < 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Christian Solidarity International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Christian Solidarity International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,587,888
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,587,888
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,587,888
   Other Revenue $4,629
TOTAL REVENUE $1,592,517
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,203,796
   Administrative Expenses $185,024
   Fundraising Expenses $171,176
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,559,996
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $32,521
   
Net Assets $399,909

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
2019-12 03/01/2021 86.40 three stars
2018-12 12/01/2019 86.04 three stars
2017-12 12/21/2018 88.46 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 86.66 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 33-0826951
Name in IRS Master File CHRISTIAN SOLIDARITY INTERNATIONAL INC
NTEE Code Q70
NTEE Classification International Human Rights
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 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 April, 1999
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
$128,250 8.22% Joel Vanderspek Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$5,004 0.32% John Eibner CEO

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Charity Contact Info

Christian Solidarity International
870 Hampshire Road
Suite T
Westlake Village, CA 91361
tel: (888) 676-5700
fax: (805) 777-7508
EIN: 33-0826951

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CEO

Joel Vanderspek
Executive Director

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