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Kostopulos Dream Foundation

Opening a World of Opportunities for People of all Abilities

four stars

97.17

4180 Emigration Canyon Road Salt Lake City, UT 84108
tel: (801) 582-0700   Web Site
EIN: 87-6125177

Board Leadership
Rick Lifferth
Chairman

CEO
Mircea Divricean
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.17 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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

Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
89.9%
  Administrative Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.72
  Program Expenses Growth 9.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kostopulos Dream Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kostopulos Dream Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kostopulos Dream Foundation (UT) 97.17 four stars
The Ability Experience (NC) 85.01 three stars
Friendship Home, Massachusetts (MA) 90.17 four stars
American Friends of Beit Issie Shapiro (NY) 85.51 three stars
American Friends of Shalva Israel (NY) 98.23 four stars

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The Kostopulos Dream Foundation is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with disabilities through recreation, education and growth experiences. Our goal is to make our services available to all people, regardless of ability level, income or place of residence.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $656,210
   Federated Campaigns $18,489
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $270,323
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $296,768
Total Contributions $1,241,790
   Program Service Revenue $278,006
Total Primary Revenue $1,519,796
   Other Revenue $60,286
TOTAL REVENUE $1,580,082
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,252,897
   Administrative Expenses $65,381
   Fundraising Expenses $22,828
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,341,106
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $238,976
   
Net Assets $3,186,951

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
Summer Camp $724,815 57.9%
Community Based Recreation Programs $399,532 31.9%
Equestrian Program $128,550 10.3%

Ratings History
Kostopulos Dream Foundation has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-09 11/01/2016 97.17 four stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 96.85 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 90.30 four stars
2013-09 11/01/2014 96.75 four stars
2012-09 04/01/2014 96.19 four stars
2012-09 10/01/2013 89.09 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 87-6125177
Name in IRS Master File KOSTOPULOS DREAM FOUNDATION CAMP KOSTOPULOS
NTEE Code N20
NTEE Classification Recreational and Sporting Camps
NTEE Type Recreation, Sports, Leisure, Athletics
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (179) Other health services
(927) Fundraising
(160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
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 April, 1953
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 2012
  • September, 2011

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
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

The Kostopulos Dream Foundation is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with disabilities through recreation, education and growth experiences. Our goal is to make our services available to all people, regardless of ability level, income or place of residence.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kostopulos Dream Foundation (UT) 97.17 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Kostopulos Dream Foundation
4180 Emigration Canyon Road
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
tel: (801) 582-0700
fax: (801) 583-5173
EIN: 87-6125177

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Board Leadership

Rick Lifferth
Chairman

CEO

Mircea Divricean
President and CEO

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