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Catholic Charities of East Tennessee, Inc. (CCETN)

Catholic Charities of East Tennessee, Inc. (CCETN)

Knoxville, TN 37917
Tax ID62-1377551

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About this organization







CCETN provides social services to East Tennessee communities, and as a member of Catholic Charities USA, is part of one of the largest social service agencies in the United States. Empowered by the grace of Jesus Christ, CCETN fosters human dignity of the vulnerable through shelter, counseling, education, advocacy, and reverence for life. CCETN provides services to anyone with demonstrated need, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, or disability. Clients range in age from newborn to old-age and come from the East Tennessee region. We estimate that fewer than 5% of clients are Catholic, with the only common feature being a vast majority are low-income or in many cases, "very" low-income.

Interesting data from their 2020 990 filing

The non-profit's mission, as described in the filing, is “Empowered by the grace of jesus christ, catholic charities of east tennessee addresses the unmet needs of the most vulnerable of our region by providing shelter, nourishment, counseling and education, in order to foster human dignity.”.

When describing its duties, they were characterized as: “Catholic charities of east tennessee is a broad-based social service agency delivering 12 services through 20 programs throughout the region including shelter, counseling and education.”.

  • The non-profit has complied with legal regulations by reporting their state of operation as TN.
  • The filing shows that the non-profit's address as of 2020 is 119 DAMERON AVENUE, KNOXVILLE, TN, 37917.
  • As of 2020, the non-profit has reported a total of 90 employees on their form.
  • Is not a private foundation.
  • Expenses are greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue is greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue less expenses is -$7,684.
  • The organization has 20 independent voting members.
  • The organization was formed in 1989.
  • The organization pays $1,801,219 in salary, compensation, and benefits to its employees.
  • The organization pays $289,726 in fundraising expenses.

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