Fellowship of Christian Athletes / FCA

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The Fellowship of Christian Athletes ("FCA") is touching millions of lives...one heart at a time. Since 1954, the Fellowship of Christian Athletes has been challenging coaches and athletes on the professional, college, high school, junior high and youth levels to use the powerful medium of athletics to impact the world for Jesus Christ. FCA focuses on serving local communities by equipping, empowering and encouraging people to make a difference for Christ.

Contact information

Mailing address:
Fellowship of Christian Athletes
8701 Leeds Rd.
Kansas City, MO 64129

Website: fca.org

Phone: (800) 289-0909

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 440610626

CEO/President: Shane Williamson

Chairman: Clint Herring

Board size: 27

Founder: Mr. Don McClanen

Ruling year: 1956

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 08/31

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 1987


The FCA Vision

To see the world impacted for Jesus Christ through the influence of coaches and athletes.

The FCA Values

FCA relationships strive to demonstrate steadfast commitment to Jesus Christ and His Word through Integrity, Serving, Teamwork and Excellence.

    Integrity- FCA will demonstrate Christ-like wholeness, privately and publicly.
    Serving- FCA will model Jesus' example of serving.
    Teamwork- FCA will express their unity in Christ in all their relationships.
    Excellence- FCA will honor and glorify God in all they do.
The Ministries of FCA

The FCA Ministries encourage, equip and empower coaches and athletes on the professional, college, high school, junior high and youth levels to use the powerful medium of sports to impact their world for Jesus Christ. The FCA Ministries are: Coaches Ministry, Campus Ministry, Camp Ministry and Community Ministry.

Mission statement

To lead every coach and athlete into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ and His church.

Statement of faith

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Fellowship Evangelism

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating202 of 10329 of 30
Fund acquisition rating459 of 103415 of 30
Resource allocation rating264 of 103413 of 30
Asset utilization rating293 of 10329 of 30

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$676,064$459,271$606,101$444,085$410,900
Short-term investments$15,579,905$27,624,560$21,603,182$11,650,580$8,786,594
Other current assets$690,483$1,211,336$532,649$626,296$514,482
Total current assets$42,192,146$44,472,670$33,120,011$23,525,024$18,860,143
Long-term investments$61,038,944$33,859,549$36,444,235$36,767,467$38,203,837
Fixed assets$9,423,571$9,962,439$10,688,097$11,474,685$11,497,900
Other long-term assets$558,371$668,357$673,857$791,155$956,281
Total long-term assets$71,020,886$44,490,345$47,806,189$49,033,307$50,658,018
Total assets$113,213,032$88,963,015$80,926,200$72,558,331$69,518,161
Payables and accrued expenses$3,983,329$4,049,794$3,952,512$4,683,058$4,000,239
Other current liabilities$39,984$39,984$39,984$39,984$39,984
Total current liabilities$4,023,313$4,089,778$3,992,496$4,723,042$4,040,223
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$152,320$183,162$212,548$240,534$267,190
Total long-term liabilities$152,320$183,162$212,548$240,534$267,190
Total liabilities$4,175,633$4,272,940$4,205,044$4,963,576$4,307,413
Net assets20212020201920182017
Without donor restrictions$111,368,592$0$12,410,455$12,507,934$13,231,851
With donor restrictions$1,844,440$0$64,310,701$55,086,821$51,978,897
Net assets$109,037,399$84,690,075$76,721,156$67,594,755$65,210,748
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$167,177,386$132,234,604$132,036,054$117,954,858$106,836,283
Program service revenue$4,147,789$8,591,829$16,579,117$16,146,724$15,290,440
Membership dues$1,766$0$0$0$0
Investment income$3,119,581$2,573,280$1,360,808$1,275,460$1,586,969
Other revenue$5,657,424$5,128,935$5,805,361$5,766,268$5,489,375
Total other revenue$12,926,560$16,294,044$23,745,286$23,188,452$22,366,784
Total revenue$180,103,946$148,528,648$155,781,340$141,143,310$129,203,067
Program services$128,037,253$114,644,102$122,172,846$116,079,654$104,140,775
Management and general$17,369,098$16,449,590$15,413,011$14,279,731$13,409,609
Total expenses$155,756,622$140,559,729$146,654,939$138,759,303$125,114,279
Change in net assets20212020201920182017
Surplus (deficit)$24,347,324$7,968,919$9,126,401$2,384,007$4,088,788
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$24,347,324$7,968,919$9,126,401$2,384,007$4,088,788


Shane WilliamsonPresident/CEO$300,546
Ken WilliamsChief Support Officer$237,650
Dan BrittonChief Field Officer$231,541
Timothy JohnsonVice Pres$182,056
Sean McNamaraExec VP$165,309
Dicky ClarkVice Pres$164,157
Mark BoyerVice Pres$164,025
Joseph OutlawExec VP of Talent Advancem$162,866
Justin StowellVice Pres$146,226
Andrew EvansExec VP of Finance$142,799
Fred OlsonAssistant Secretary$124,572
Raymond TurnerAssistant Treasurer$110,972
Les Steckel-See Schedule J StmtFormer Officer$74,639

Compensation data as of: 8/31/2020

Response from ministry

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Timeline of FCA History: https://timeline.fca.org/

Program accomplishments


FCA is completely faith-funded with over 54% of revenue coming from individuals. Corporations give over 24%, following by foundations, churches and service organizations.

Volunteers: Thousands of community volunteers carry out the vision of our ministry, by supporting the paid staff, taking on roles from campus sponsors to local Leadership Boards. These volunteers make many local outreach events possible, such as golf scrambles, bowl and championships game breakfasts and coaches conventions.