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    Dakota Indian Foundation

    Dakota Indian Foundation


    ...Is this your nonprofit?

    ...501(c)(3) organization

    ...Donations are tax-deductible


    ...PO BOX 340
    Chamberlain SD 57325-0340

    ...Mail donations to:
    P.O. Box 340
    Chamberlain SD 57325


    Chamberlain SD | IRS ruling year: 1971 | EIN: 23-7112391  


    Dakota Indian Foundation was founded in 1971 because of the concern for the plight of the Dakota Sioux Indian and to find some means to assist them and preserve thei ... (More)


    Rating Information

    Very poor

    This charity's score is 28%, earning it a Zero-Star rating.

    This overall score is calculated entirely from a single beacon score: 100% Accountability & Finance. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

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    • Leadership & Adaptability
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    Accountability & Finance


    Dakota Indian Foundation has earned a 28% for the Accountability & Finance beacon. See the metrics below for more information.

    This beacon provides an assessment of a charity's financial health (financial efficiency, sustainability, and trustworthiness) and its commitment to governance practices and policies.

    This Accountability & Finance score represents IRS Form 990 data up until FY 2021, which is the most recent Form 990 currently available to us. 

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    Accountability and Transparency
    ...Full Credit
    ...Partial Credit
    ...No Credit
    ...Not Applicable

    Financial Metrics
    ...Full Credit
    ...Partial Credit
    ...No Credit
    ...Not Applicable
    ...Liabilities to Assets Ratio - 8.00% - 10/10 pts
    ...Working Capital Ratio - 0.90 years - 7.5/10 pts
    ...Fundraising Efficiency - $0.45 - 2.5/10 pts
    ...Administrative Expense Ratio - 39.90% - 0/10 pts
    ...Fundraising Expense Ratio - 45.40% - 0/10 pts
    ...Program Expense Ratio - 14.49% - 0/10 pts
    ...Program Expense Growth - -9.25% - 0/10 pts

    Unscored Information

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