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Auburn Theological Seminary

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Auburn Theological Seminary is a professional school based in New York, NY that was founded in 1818. As of 2018 they had $10 million in revenue and $30 million in assets.

Auburn Seminary educates leaders to meet the challenges of religious and public life. Today, religious communities that seek to reconcile all people to each other and to God require leaders of great wisdom and skill.

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Program areas at Auburn Theological Seminary

Equipping leaders:auburn uses a variety of innovative pedagogical approaches and methodologies to equip and support individuals, as well as cohorts of religious and community leaders, to reach across lines of religious difference to: (1) address today's most pressing issues; (2) develop characteristics and skills that they need for effective leadership in our fastchanging world; and (3) use the wisdom of their faith traditions to achieve these goals.the Auburn senior fellows program equips and supports more than twenty top faithrooted justice leaders so they may expand their national impact on critical social justice issues such as racism and gun violence.auburn regularly offers cohort leadership learning programs. The sojourner truth leadership circle empowers african-american women leaders at the front lines of social change to care for their mind, body and spirit in order to sustain their leadership. Justice ministry education is a leadership and spiritual formation program for organizers, Seminary students, clergy, ...

Public engagement:auburn provides media expertise, workshops, and coaching to equip seasoned and emerging leaders of faith and moral courage, Seminary students and faith-rooted activists and their community partners to communicate effectively on issues of pressing concern through print, digital, broadcast and radio platforms. Key issues include racial justice, gun violence prevention, lgbtq equality, economic justice and human dignity. Auburn also connects faith leaders and expert voices to the media and helps journalists and media makers connect with and cover the religious lens on contemporary, critical issues. Auburn also develops and/or distributes curricula andcurates media on social issues and religion for faith leaders to use in their work to educate and galvanize their constituencies.auburn produces a podcast called fortification that explores the spiritual aspects of social change work and an online blogging platform called voices to lift up varied multifaith social justice voices.

Research:auburn's applied research provides greater understanding of the most effective ways toequip leaders of faith and moral courage for today's complex, multifaith world. New research initiatives are exploring models for leadership development and public Theological engagement with pressing social issues. Recent major studies have exploredthe use of distance education in Theological schools and the role of field education in Theological trainings. Auburn consultants help schools evaluate programs, develop strategies, forge new institutional partnerships, and support their senior leadership. Auburn researchers develop and implement methods of evaluating Auburn's impact.the auburn-crosscurrents research colloquium convenes religion scholars, sociologists, clergy, activists and others for scholarly research and exploration on contemporary critical concerns. The walter wink scholar activist award, given annually at the american academy of religion conference, recognizes inspiring scholars who effectively connect their scholarship and academic platform to today's social concerns.

Form 990s for Auburn Theological Seminary

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Mar 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Feb 27, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jan 11, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Nov 25, 2014990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Auburn Theological Seminary

Total grants, contributions, etc.$8,728,240
Program services$238,386
Investment income and dividends$583,422
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$14,752
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$678,145
Net income from fundraising events$-137,144
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$16,656
Total revenues$10,122,457

Vendors for Auburn Theological Seminary

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Google IncSoftware2020-03-17
█████████Content management system software2020-03-05
███████████Content management system software2020-03-05
███ ████████ ██████ ███Tax accounting2018-10-30
██████ ██████ █████████Public Relations$108,8632018-06-01
██████ ████ ███████████Editing and Film Production$107,9232018-06-01
█████████████ ███████████Fundraising Consulting$65,8072017-06-01
████████ ██████ ███Tax accounting2014-11-25

Personnel at Auburn Theological Seminary

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Rev. Dr. Katharine Rhodes HendersonPresident$158,932Sept. 25, 2020
Frederick JosephChief Communications Officer-July 13, 2019
███████ ██████Senior Vice President , Growth and Strategy / Vice President , Strategy and Media Engagement$140,317June 30, 2018
███████ █████████Vice President, Movement Leadership-Sept. 25, 2020
███ ██████ ██████Vice President, Partner Engagement$132,568Sept. 25, 2020
████ ████████Vice President, Embodied Justice Leadership$114,897Sept. 25, 2020
█████ ██████Senior Vice President, Prophetic and Creative Leadership-Jan. 10, 2019
████ ███ █████████ ███████Vice President of Applied Research and the Center-July 13, 2019
████ ████ ████████Senior Vice President-July 13, 2019
██████ █████Dean$139,133June 30, 2018
...and 21 more key personnel

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