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Charity Name The New York Public Library Chicago Public Library Foundation Louisville Free Public Library Foundation Westerly Public Library and Wilcox Park Charleston Library Society
Location New York, NY Chicago, IL Louisville, KY Westerly, RI Charleston, SC
   
Overall Rating
 
four stars
(90.16)
three stars
(87.52)
three stars
(87.11)
three stars
(86.29)
four stars
(90.79)
   
Financial Rating three stars
(86.42)
three stars
(82.36)
three stars
(81.78)
three stars
(84.05)
three stars
(87.33)
   
A&T Rating four stars
(97.00)
four stars
(100.00)
four stars
(100.00)
three stars
(89.00)
four stars
(97.00)
   
Financial Metrics
Program Expenses 85.2% 78.2% 82.5% 81.7% 71.5%
Admin Expenses 11.5% 8.0% 8.8% 15.3% 19.5%
Fund Expenses 3.1% 13.7% 8.5% 2.9% 8.8%
Fund Efficiency $0.03 $0.19 $0.10 $0.06 $0.07
Program Growth 2.9% -0.2% -28.4% -1.5% 5.2%
Working Capital 3.19 2.64 2.25 8.73 7.11
Liabilitites to Assets 24.0% 1.3% 34.4% 7.3% 7.1%
Total Revenue $436,747,420 $5,376,943 $3,775,784 $5,578,143 $3,273,209
Total Expenses $339,045,029 $6,568,144 $1,462,192 $2,747,864 $1,448,413
Excess/Deficit $97,702,391 $-1,191,201 $2,313,592 $2,830,279 $1,824,796
Net Assets $1,544,842,870 $28,457,941 $11,902,128 $30,806,708 $9,200,550
CEO Compensation
% of Expenses
$739,897
0.21%
$210,552
3.20%
$91,800
6.27%
N/A
N/A
$0
0.00%
   
Accountability & Transparency Metrics
Information Provided on the Form 990      
Independent Voting Board Members
No Material diversion of assets
Audited financials prepared by independent accountant
Does Not Provide Loan(s) to or Receive Loan(s) From related parties N/A
Documents Board Meeting Minutes
Provided copy of Form 990 to organization's governing body in advance of filing
Conflict of Interest Policy
Whistleblower Policy
Records Retention Policy
CEO listed with salary
Process for determining CEO compensation
Does Not Compensate Any Board Members
Does the charity's website include readily accessible information about the following:
Donor Privacy Policy
Board Members Listed
Audited Financials
Form 990
Key staff listed