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Tiger Athletic Foundation

Supporting LSU Athletics

three stars

85.14

North Stadium Drive Baton Rouge, LA 70803
tel: (800) 644-4823   Web Site
EIN: 72-1004960

Board Leadership
E. Robert Theriot
Chair of the Board

CEO
Rick Perry
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.14 three stars
  Financial 82.11 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

82.11

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
78.3%
  Administrative Expenses 16.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.19
  Program Expenses Growth 4.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 62.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Tiger Athletic Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Tiger Athletic Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Tiger Athletic Foundation (LA) 85.14 three stars
Adaptive Sports Foundation (NY) 92.82 four stars
National High School Rodeo Association (CO) 85.70 three stars
United States Equestrian Team Foundation (NJ) 89.95 three stars
United States Luge Association (NY) 85.42 three stars

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The Tiger Athletic Foundation ("TAF") is a private, nonprofit corporation dedicated to supporting LSU and its Athletic Program. As the primary source of private funding for LSU athletics, TAF's mission is clear - to lead the university in building a comprehensively superior athletic program. Contributions to TAF benefit every athlete and every team at LSU through scholarship and academic awards, as well as through the construction and maintenance of athletic facilities. These projects, large and small, chart the unmistakable course to excellence. And it is the shared vision of alumni and friends of LSU that are making excellence a reality at LSU.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $50,158,831
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $90,805
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $50,249,636
   Program Service Revenue $8,775,000
Total Primary Revenue $59,024,636
   Other Revenue $3,929,660
TOTAL REVENUE $62,954,296
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $24,016,521
   Administrative Expenses $4,186,757
   Fundraising Expenses $1,768,270
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $29,971,548
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $32,982,748
   
Net Assets $174,325,270

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
Assist Louisiana State Athletic Programs $11,490,503 47.8%
Tiger Den Suites, Stadium Club, and Alex Box Suites $12,117,014 50.4%
College Support $409,004 1.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 85.14 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 06/01/2015 91.57 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 86.80 three stars
2011-12 09/01/2013 91.69 four 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 72-1004960
Name in IRS Master File TIGER ATHLETIC FOUNDATION
NTEE Code B11
NTEE Classification Single Organization Support
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (40) Scholarships (other)
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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 November, 1984
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$254,007 0.84% Richard B. Perry President and CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$361,664 1.20% Ronald G. Richard CEO Emeritus

The Tiger Athletic Foundation ("TAF") is a private, nonprofit corporation dedicated to supporting LSU and its Athletic Program. As the primary source of private funding for LSU athletics, TAF's mission is clear - to lead the university in building a comprehensively superior athletic program. Contributions to TAF benefit every athlete and every team at LSU through scholarship and academic awards, as well as through the construction and maintenance of athletic facilities. These projects, large and small, chart the unmistakable course to excellence. And it is the shared vision of alumni and friends of LSU that are making excellence a reality at LSU.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Tiger Athletic Foundation (LA) 85.14 three stars
National Rowing Foundation (CT) 89.16 three stars
United States Olympic Committee (CO) 85.20 three stars
National Ability Center (UT) 94.81 four stars
Adaptive Sports Foundation (NY) 92.82 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Tiger Athletic Foundation
North Stadium Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
tel: (800) 644-4823
fax: (225) 578-0184
EIN: 72-1004960

Mail donations to:
PO BOX 711
Baton Rouge, LA 70821

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Board Leadership

E. Robert Theriot
Chair of the Board

CEO

Rick Perry
President & CEO

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