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Religion : Religious Media and Broadcasting

CatholicTV

Your Catholic broadband network

77.62

P.O. Box 9196 34 Chestnut Street
Watertown, MA 02471
tel: (617) 923-0220   Web Site
EIN: 04-2395520

Board Leadership
John Corcoran
Board Chair

CEO
James Fadden
General Manager

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 77.62
  Financial 81.97
  Accountability & Transparency 74.00
This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

CatholicTV is a beacon of hope and a unique herald of the simple, yet profound message of Jesus, who is made truly present among us in the breaking of the bread. Utilizing powerful technology, we strive to connect people of faith. Through relevant, inspiring and prayerful programming we educate, teaching the Wisdom of God in the Catholic tradition, endeavoring to move people of all ages, cultures and attitudes toward the fullness of life.

CatholicTV is a beacon of hope and a unique herald of the simple, yet profound message of Jesus, who is made truly present among us in the breaking of the bread. Utilizing powerful technology, we strive to connect people of faith. Through relevant, inspiring and prayerful programming we educate, teaching the Wisdom of God in the Catholic tradition, endeavoring to move people of all ages, cultures and attitudes toward the fullness of life.

Financial

81.97

Accountability & Transparency

74.00

This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
74.4%
  Administrative Expenses 22.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.14
  Program Expenses Growth -8.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CatholicTV on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CatholicTV on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CatholicTV (MA) 77.62
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The Family Radio Network, Inc. (WI) 91.62
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,442,539
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,442,539
   Program Service Revenue $7,680,254
Total Primary Revenue $12,122,793
   Other Revenue $770,312
TOTAL REVENUE $12,893,105
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,062,370
   Administrative Expenses $2,406,805
   Fundraising Expenses $279,107
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,748,282
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,144,823
   
Net Assets $50,368,079

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
Educational and Religious Television Programming $3,807,214 62.8%
Provided Publications & News Media $2,255,156 37.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-06 09/01/2021 77.62
2019-06 09/01/2020 80.98
2018-06 08/01/2019 82.88
2017-06 07/01/2018 80.75
2016-06 08/01/2017 80.30
2015-06 08/01/2016 80.65
2014-06 06/01/2016 81.61
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 81.56
2013-06 10/01/2014 84.41
2012-06 08/01/2013 86.52
2011-06 12/01/2012 80.37
2010-06 09/20/2011 78.06
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 10/01/2010 89.64
2008-06 10/01/2009 88.69
2007-06 03/01/2009 87.21
2005-06 05/01/2006 83.89
2004-06 09/01/2005 78.05

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

EIN 04-2395520
Name in IRS Master File ICATHOLIC MEDIA INC
NTEE Code X80
NTEE Classification Religious Media, Communications Organizations
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (150) Hospital
(120) Publishing activities
Foundation Status Church 170(b)(1)(A)(i)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Subordinate - the organization is a subordinate in a group ruling.
Group Name UNITED STATES CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS
Ruling Date March, 1946
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$187,519 2.14% James Fadden General Manager

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CatholicTV (MA) 77.62
Thru the Bible Radio Network (CA) 86.57
The Christophers (NY) 89.13
Heart of the Nation Catholic Mass (WI) 86.79
Luis Palau Association (OR) 89.82

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Charity Contact Info

CatholicTV
P.O. Box 9196
34 Chestnut Street
Watertown, MA 02471
tel: (617) 923-0220
EIN: 04-2395520

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Board Leadership

John Corcoran
Board Chair

CEO

James Fadden
General Manager

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