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Church World Service (CWS)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

CWS is a international humanitarian organization based in Elkhart, IN that was founded in 2000. As of 2019 they had $76 million in revenue and $30 million in assets.

Church World Service is the relief, development, and refugee assistance ministry of 36 Protestant, Orthodox, and Anglican denominations in the United States.

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Program areas at CWS

Services to displaced persons - the cws commitment to refugees and other displaced persons is a prophetic expression of our calling in faith to welcome strangers, to give voice to the uprooted, to provide durable solutions, and to challenge those responsible for suffering and displacement. Cws works with a network of churches, organizations, and individuals that assist uprooted persons that have had to flee their countries due to persecution, armed conflict, etc. Together, we seek to provide forcibly displaced populations support to address critical unmet needs as durable solutions are sought. Activities include: sheltering people temporarily displaced by civil strife and other factors beyond their control, providing shelter, food, medical assistance, legal aid, etc. To refugees, refugee resettlement in the us through congregations, protecting the uprooted persons in the most vulnerable situations, responding to new and emerging refugee situations, advocating initiatives that influence us government and other policies and laws ...

Global relief and development - cws works in partnership with local organizations, churches, individuals, organizations, and others around the World to bring about sustainable change. By working together to support development and food security, cws seeks to work with marginalized communities experiencing chronic hunger and poverty and to achieve durable solutions that build peace and justice. The focus of the work is on the most vulnerable persons and communities to develop socially, economically and environmentally sustainable communities and achieve a higher quality of life. The following programs are part of this functional category: hunger and malnutrition, climate change and sustainability, education, water, livelihoods, food security and rights, indigenous peoples, protection of vulnerable youth and children, and health.

Emergency response - cws joins together with others to support people and communities in humanitarian crises around the World. Cws helps the faith community play its special role in disaster mitigation, preparedness, and response. In responding to emergencies and working during prolonged periods of need, cws works to ensure the World's most vulnerable people become self-sufficient. The goal is to achieve durable solutions that build or restore peace, justice and dignity.activities include: emergency assistance to address the immediate needs of the most vulnerable survivors of natural and human caused disasters, material assistance related to natural and human caused disasters, mitigation, preparedness, planning, and sustainable assistance to minimize the impact of disasters, disaster preparedness and immediate and long-term response activities of people and communities preparing for and affected by natural and human caused disasters, and provision of pastoral, spiritual, and psychological care that helps disaster survivors cope with the crisis situation ...

Form 990s for CWS

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Jan 30, 2020990View PDF
2018-06Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Dec 28, 2017990View PDF
2016-06Apr 12, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Feb 16, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for CWS

Total grants, contributions, etc.$72,239,249
Program services$2,204,738
Investment income and dividends$199,065
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$1,497,134
Total revenues$76,140,186

Vendors for CWS

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Crosslin PLLCAudit accounting; Tax accounting2020-03-27
█████████Content management system software2020-02-28
████████ █████Direct Response$172,1292019-06-01
████████Direct Response$172,1292019-06-01
████████ ███████████ ███ ███████ ███████Information Technology$131,2792019-06-01
████ ██████Counsel$150,0002019-06-01
████████████ ███Information Technology$386,9912019-06-01
███ ███ █████Digital Marketing$170,7902019-06-01
...and 10 more vendors

Personnel at CWS

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Rev. John L. McculloughPresident and Chief Executive Officer$289,156Oct. 3, 2020
Joanne RendallSenior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer$116,592April 30, 2020
███ █████Vice President, Governance and Chief of Staff-Aug. 7, 2019
█████ ██████Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer$132,686Aug. 7, 2019
███████ ██████Vice President, Global Operations and Culture$122,027Oct. 3, 2020
████ █████Senior Vice President, Immigration and Refugee Program$150,203June 30, 2019
█████ ██████Director of Finance-Oct. 3, 2020
████ █████Director of Digital Marketing and Technology-Oct. 3, 2020
████ █████████ ████████Senior Director of Communications-Oct. 3, 2020
███ ██████Director, Policy and Advocacy-Oct. 3, 2020
...and 28 more key personnel

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