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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of New York

A BBB Accredited charity

 



Expiration Date:
08/2014
Name:
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York
Address:
1011 First Avenue
New York, NY 10022
Phone:
212-371-1000
Year, State Incorporated:
1917, New York
Affiliates:
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York has 91 affiliates. To view the complete list of affiliates, please refer to: http://www.catholiccharitiesny.org/our-agencies
Stated Purpose:
" To uphold the dignity of each person as made in the image of God by serving the basic needs of the poor, troubled, frail and oppressed of all religions. "





Evaluation Conclusions
 

              
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.




Programs
 

              
Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of New York collaborates with parishes, as well as non-Catholic and Catholic partners, to build a compassionate and just society. Through a network of administered, sponsored and affiliated agencies, Catholic Charities delivers, coordinates, and advocates for quality human services and programs touching almost every human need.



Governance
 

              
Chief Executive Officer:
Monsignor Kevin Sullivan, Executive Director
Compensation*:
$48,421
Highest Paid Executive:
Joseph L. Buttigieg, Associate Executive Director
Compensation*
: $240,139
Chair of the Board:
John J. Phelan, Jr.
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:
Retired Chairman & CEO, New York Stock Exchange
Board Size:
38
Paid Staff Size:
33



*Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.




Fund Raising
 

              
Method(s) Used:


Direct mail appeals, invitations to fund raising events, print advertisements (newspapers, magazines, etc.), grant proposals, internet, planned giving arrangements, Arcebishop's Committee for Charity, St. Nicholas Project.
Fund raising costs were 23% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $12,131,532, are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)




Tax Status
 

              
This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.




Financial
 

              
The following information is based on Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York's Audited Financial Statements for the fiscal year ended August 31, 2011.

Source of Funds  

Investment activity, net

$2,889,955

Appeals and Contributions

2,865,367

Bequests and Legacies

2,482,654

Special Events

2,138,514

Cardinal's Annual Appeal

1,500,000

Business service fee

1,320,000

Grants from Foundations and Corporations

1,023,309

New York Times Neediest Cases Campaign

1,012,194

Property management and other

694,446

Contributed services, rent and other in-kind

549,133

Cardinal's Committee for Charity, special events

351,245

Change in beneficial interest in charitable trust

286,805

Grants from The Roman Catholic Fund for Children and Other Purposes

209,116

Change in interest in net assets of New York Catholic Foundation, Inc.

206,999

Other

94,000

Changes in values of split-interest agreements

(199,548)

Total Income

$17,424,189

Program Expenses  

Program sevices

$11,796,056
Total Program Expenses:
Fund Raising Expenses
Administrative Expenses
Other Expenses

Total expenses

Expenses in Excess of Income

11,796,056
2,793,200
2,616,454
325,000

$17,530,710

$(106,521)




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses


Programs: 67%  Fund Raising: 16%  Administrative 15%  Other Expenses: 2%
Roll the cursor over the pie chart to see the dollar amounts.


Beginning net assets $41,198,280
Ending net assets 41,091,759
Total liabilities 7,485,318

Total assets

$48,577,077






 

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