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American Society of Safety Professionals Foundation

Education, Leadership, Research

three stars

82.63

520 North Northwest Highway Park Ridge, IL 60068
tel: (847) 768-3447   Web Site
EIN: 36-6145045

Board Leadership
Linda M. Tapp
Chair

CEO
Jennifer McNelly
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.63 three stars
  Financial 89.10 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 78.00 two stars
This rating was published 04/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The American Society of Safety Professionals Foundation (ASSP), established by and in partnership with the American Society of Safety Professionals, generates funding and provides resources for scholarships, applied research, academic accreditation, and related academic initiatives in order to advance the safety, health and environmental profession. Serving as the charitable arm of ASSP, we provide financial and programmatic support of the profession on behalf of ASSP and the ASSP community. We aim to develop tomorrow's safety leaders, and support research to expand the knowledge of the safety community.

The American Society of Safety Professionals Foundation (ASSP), established by and in partnership with the American Society of Safety Professionals, generates funding and provides resources for scholarships, applied research, academic accreditation, and related academic initiatives in order to advance the safety, health and environmental profession. Serving as the charitable arm of ASSP, we provide financial and programmatic support of the profession on behalf of ASSP and the ASSP community. We aim to develop tomorrow's safety leaders, and support research to expand the knowledge of the safety community.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of students who receive scholarship funds and/or tuition assistance
112
Total dollar amount of scholarship awarded
349,500
This impact information is current as of March 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

89.10

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

78.00

This rating was published 04/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
73.1%
  Administrative Expenses 11.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 7.44
  Program Expenses Growth 10.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Society of Safety Professionals Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Society of Safety Professionals Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Society of Safety Professionals Foundation (IL) 82.63 three stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $643,068
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $25,890
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $668,958
   Program Service Revenue $37,305
Total Primary Revenue $706,263
   Other Revenue $419,613
TOTAL REVENUE $1,125,876
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $602,323
   Administrative Expenses $98,312
   Fundraising Expenses $117,710
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $818,345
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $307,531
   
Net Assets $5,794,596

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Education $434,950 72.2%
Research $110,189 18.3%
Leadership Development & Future Safety Leaders Conference $57,184 9.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-03 04/01/2020 82.63 three stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 36-6145045
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN SOCIETY OF SAFETY PROFESSIONALS FOUNDATION
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
(180) Contact or sponsored scientific research for industry
(40) Scholarships (other)
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date September, 1966
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • March, 2018
  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
Not compensated -- Dennis L. Hudson Executive Director $328,900

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Society of Safety Professionals Foundation (IL) 82.63 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

American Society of Safety Professionals Foundation
520 North Northwest Highway
Park Ridge, IL 60068
tel: (847) 768-3447
EIN: 36-6145045

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Board Leadership

Linda M. Tapp
Chair

CEO

Jennifer McNelly
Executive Director

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