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Tiger Athletic Foundation

Supporting LSU Athletics

four stars

93.31

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

Board Leadership
Brian Cheramie
Chair of the Board

CEO
Rick Perry
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.31 four stars
  Financial 93.65 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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.

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Financial

four stars

93.65

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 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)
80.3%
  Administrative Expenses 13.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.01
  Program Expenses Growth 11.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 44.1%
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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Tiger Athletic Foundation (LA) 93.31 four stars
Tigers Unlimited Foundation (AL) 89.06 three stars
The Armory Foundation (NY) 93.89 four stars
United States Soccer Foundation (DC) 91.06 four stars
United States Rowing Association (NJ) 89.02 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $43,894,974
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $48,500
   Related Organizations $35,540
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $43,979,014
   Program Service Revenue $8,800,000
Total Primary Revenue $52,779,014
   Other Revenue $21,958,500
TOTAL REVENUE $74,737,514
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $36,668,794
   Administrative Expenses $6,648,293
   Fundraising Expenses $2,623,223
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $45,940,310
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $28,797,204
   
Net Assets $270,135,661

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 $21,969,944 59.9%
Tiger Den Suites, Stadium Club, and Alex Box Suites $14,170,893 38.6%
College Support $527,957 1.4%

Ratings History
Tiger Athletic Foundation has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/01/2019 93.31 four stars
2017-12 05/01/2019 90.45 four stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 90.56 four stars
2015-12 10/01/2017 92.21 four stars
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$354,354 0.77% Richard B. Perry President And CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Tiger Athletic Foundation (LA) 93.31 four stars
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United States Equestrian Team Foundation (NJ) 90.80 four stars
Positive Coaching Alliance (CA) 88.48 three stars
Nantucket Community Sailing (MA) 92.37 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:
P.O. Box 711
Baton Rouge, LA 70821

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Board Leadership

Brian Cheramie
Chair of the Board

CEO

Rick Perry
President & CEO

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