Cardinal Léger et ses Œuvres
Outremont, QC H2V 3T2
Administrator: Yves Tremblay
President: Louise Vaillancourt
Charitable Reg. #: 11883 8234 RR0001
Grade: FThe grade is based on the charity's public reporting of the work it does and the results it achieves.
Need for Funding
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Impact Rating: Low
Full-time staff #0
Avg. Compensation $0
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About Cardinal Léger et ses Œuvres:
Founded in 1969, Cardinal Léger et ses Œuvres aims to reduce poverty through the promotion of sustainable development in communities in Canada and abroad. It was first established as a subsidy to La Croix d’or, a charity with a mission to help the victims of the Second World War in Europe.
Today, both Cardinal Léger et ses Œuvres and La Croix d’or operate as part of the Léger Foundation. The Léger Foundation works in 14 regions of Quebec and 11 countries in Latin America, Africa, and Asia to improve the well-being of vulnerable and marginalized people. Cardinal Léger et ses Œuvres received $1.8m from Léger Foundation, per Léger Foundation's T3010 filing.
While Cardinal Léger et ses Œuvres and Léger Foundation are separately registered charities with the CRA, they report sharing a website. Charity Intelligence could not find a section of leger.org that mentions Cardinal Léger et ses Œuvres or its mission and programs.
According to Cardinal Léger et ses Œuvres’ T3010 filing with the CRA, it reports programs as agriculture (62% of what the charity does), social services (28%), and disaster/war relief (6%). The charity reports most program expenses taking place outside of Canada. The charity does not report any part-time or full-time staff and does not report incurring any expenses related to compensation in its financials.
The following financial analysis was conducted based on unaudited financial statements provided by the CRA to Charity Intelligence.
Cardinal Léger et ses Œuvres is a big-cap charity with $9.5m in donations in F2015. Government funding accounted for 21% of total revenues ($2.6m). Administrative costs were 5% of revenues and fundraising costs were 5% of donations. For every $1 donated, 91 cents went to the cause. This falls within Charity Intelligence’s reasonable range for overhead spending.
Cardinal Léger et ses Œuvres has received and disbursed funds to an affiliated society called La Croix d’or. The transfer of funds between the two organization is reflected in grants.
The charity has $9.6m in funding reserves which can cover annual program costs 2.1 times.
This charity report is an update that is currently being reviewed by Cardinal Léger et ses Œuvres. Changes and edits may be forthcoming.
Updated on August 16th, 2017 by Juliana Badovinac.
Financial RatiosFiscal year ending December
|Administrative costs as % of revenues||4.5%||11.2%||10.0%|
|Fundraising costs as % of donations||4.8%||14.3%||20.6%|
|Program cost coverage (%)||213.1%||91.7%||54.8%|
Summary Financial StatementsAll figures in $000s
|Program costs - International||3,430||1,428||2,603|
|Program costs - Canada||1,073||636||1,021|
|Cash flow from operations||6,734||369||241|