Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Funders' Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities

Working for environmentally sustainable, socially equitable and economically prosperous regions and communities

three stars

89.73

6705 SW 57th Avenue Suite 700
Coral Gables, FL 33143
tel: (305) 667-6350   Web Site
EIN: 57-1173613

Board Leadership
Craig Martinez
Chairperson

CEO
Patricia L. Smith Patricia L. Smith
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.73 three stars
  Financial 90.53 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Funders' Network is a membership organization that helps grantmakers across North America advance strategies to create fair, prosperous, and sustainable regions and communities that offer everyone the chance for a good life. We believe that the suite of tools available to funders―investing, grantmaking, collaborating, convening, facilitating, and more―uniquely position them to lead the movement for smarter growth policies and practices that benefit both places and people.

The Funders' Network is a membership organization that helps grantmakers across North America advance strategies to create fair, prosperous, and sustainable regions and communities that offer everyone the chance for a good life. We believe that the suite of tools available to funders―investing, grantmaking, collaborating, convening, facilitating, and more―uniquely position them to lead the movement for smarter growth policies and practices that benefit both places and people.

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Financial

four stars

90.53

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
91.4%
  Administrative Expenses 6.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.71
  Program Expenses Growth 3.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Funders' Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Funders' Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,075,677
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,075,677
   Program Service Revenue $466,486
Total Primary Revenue $3,542,163
   Other Revenue $1,298
TOTAL REVENUE $3,543,461
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,393,294
   Administrative Expenses $317,720
   Fundraising Expenses $148,266
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,859,280
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,315,819
   
Net Assets $3,353,026

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$95,118 1.95% Patricia L. Smith President & CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$154,928 3.18% Maureen Lawless Mestepey VP and Director, Membership
$143,910 2.96% Alicia Kitsuse Director
$132,699 2.73% Ann F. Wallace Director of Programs
$131,202 2.70% Jennifer Cummings Director of Finance

Mission

The Funders' Network is a membership organization that helps grantmakers across North America advance strategies to create fair, prosperous, and sustainable regions and communities that offer everyone the chance for a good life. We believe that the suite of tools available to funders―investing, grantmaking, collaborating, convening, facilitating, and more―uniquely position them to lead the movement for smarter growth policies and practices that benefit both places and people.

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Funders' Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities (FL) 89.73 three stars
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Community Voices Heard (CVH) (NY) 87.57 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Funders' Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities
6705 SW 57th Avenue
Suite 700
Coral Gables, FL 33143
tel: (305) 667-6350
fax: (305) 667-6355
EIN: 57-1173613

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Board Leadership

Craig Martinez
Chairperson

CEO

Patricia L. Smith Patricia L. Smith
President & CEO