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Team RFC

Bringing Inspiration to the World of Motorsports

two stars

79.96

1250 East Baseline Road Suite 101
Tempe, AZ 85283
tel: (480) 507-5323   Web Site
EIN: 95-3912415

Board Leadership
Tami Shrader
Chairman

CEO
Larry Smiley
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 79.96 two stars
  Financial 82.14 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 78.00 two stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Team RFC was established in 1978 as a fellowship for Christians in the sport of motor racing, and has developed into a growing organization with broad impact across North America and beyond. The overall purpose of RFC's involvement in motor racing is to service emotional and spiritual needs. RFC is an outreach of Christian Motorsports International, a family of ministries that conducts non-denominational chapel services at major racing events nationwide, providing pre-race chapel services, invocations, and a pastoral presence for more than 1,600 racing events each racing year -- including drag racing, open wheel racing, motorcycle racing, boat racing, stock car racing, off-road racing, airplane racing, and street rodding events.

Team RFC was established in 1978 as a fellowship for Christians in the sport of motor racing, and has developed into a growing organization with broad impact across North America and beyond. The overall purpose of RFC's involvement in motor racing is to service emotional and spiritual needs. RFC is an outreach of Christian Motorsports International, a family of ministries that conducts non-denominational chapel services at major racing events nationwide, providing pre-race chapel services, invocations, and a pastoral presence for more than 1,600 racing events each racing year -- including drag racing, open wheel racing, motorcycle racing, boat racing, stock car racing, off-road racing, airplane racing, and street rodding events.

Financial

three stars

82.14

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

78.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
75.0%
  Administrative Expenses 17.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.75
  Program Expenses Growth -3.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Team RFC on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Team RFC on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Team RFC (AZ) 79.96 two stars
Urban Youth Impact (FL) 89.70 three stars
Man in the Mirror (FL) 91.04 four stars
Shelterwood Academy (MO) 88.96 three stars
YouthFront (KS) 87.62 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $933,275
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $90,338
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,023,613
   Program Service Revenue $3,830
Total Primary Revenue $1,027,443
   Other Revenue $33,417
TOTAL REVENUE $1,060,860
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $717,266
   Administrative Expenses $173,205
   Fundraising Expenses $78,448
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $968,919
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $91,941
   
Net Assets $743,401

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
Church Services for Racing Enthusiasts $717,266 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 03/01/2018 79.96 two stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 83.92 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.58 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 82.71 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 85.01 three stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 78.78 two stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 81.49 three stars
2011-12 10/01/2012 87.15 three stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 80.20 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 77.50 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/01/2010 92.83 four stars
2008-12 03/01/2010 83.40 three stars
2007-12 12/17/2008 89.14 three stars
2006-12 11/01/2007 75.88 two stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 88.78 three stars
2004-12 12/01/2005 72.15 two stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 81.70 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 95-3912415
Name in IRS Master File CHRISTIAN MOTORSPORTS INTERNATIONAL
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 (998) Unspecified
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 December, 1984
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$90,178 9.30% Larry Smiley President
Other Salaries of Note
$60,060 6.19% Eddie Baugher Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Team RFC (AZ) 79.96 two stars
Urban Youth Impact (FL) 89.70 three stars
Support Our Aging Religious (DC) 87.13 three stars
Crossroads Prison Ministries (MI) 91.11 four stars
CRISTA Ministries (WA) 92.22 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Team RFC
1250 East Baseline Road
Suite 101
Tempe, AZ 85283
tel: (480) 507-5323
fax: (480) 507-5393
EIN: 95-3912415

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Board Leadership

Tami Shrader
Chairman

CEO

Larry Smiley
President

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