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Women's Foundation for A Greater Memphis

Enabling women and their families to become economically stable

three stars

86.85

One Commerce Square, 40 South Main Street Suite 2380
Memphis, TN 38103
tel: (901) 578-9346   Web Site
EIN: 58-2207247

Board Leadership
Beverly Cross & Jennifer Oswalt
Co-Chairs

CEO
Ruby Bright
Executive Director and CAO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.85 three stars
  Financial 85.01 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three 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

three stars

85.01

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

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)
76.3%
  Administrative Expenses 13.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.83
  Program Expenses Growth -9.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Women's Foundation for A Greater Memphis on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Women's Foundation for A Greater Memphis on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Women's Foundation for A Greater Memphis (TN) 86.85 three stars
9to5 National Association of Working Women (WI) 89.75 three stars
Equal Rights Advocates (CA) 89.59 three stars
National Partnership for Women & Families (DC) 89.22 three stars
National Council of Jewish Women (NY) 87.98 three stars

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Established in 1995, Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis (WFGM) is one of the fastest growing women's foundations in the country that is dedicated to securing and granting funds to programs that enable women and their families to become economically stable. WFGM is on the leading edge of economic and community development focused on moving families living at or below the poverty level above the lines toward economic security.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,238,820
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $77,043
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,315,863
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,315,863
   Other Revenue $415,446
TOTAL REVENUE $1,731,309
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,219,867
   Administrative Expenses $207,870
   Fundraising Expenses $161,244
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,588,981
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $142,328
   
Net Assets $3,710,335

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
Grants and Assistance to Organizations $1,145,271 93.9%
Hope VI Development $74,596 6.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 11/01/2016 86.85 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 88.30 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 85.30 three stars
2013-06 05/01/2015 74.91 two stars
2012-06 08/01/2014 85.55 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 58-2207247
Name in IRS Master File WOMENS FOUNDATION FOR A GREATER MEMPHIS
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
(927) Fundraising
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 September, 2002
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 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
$139,855 8.80% Ruby Bright Executive Director

Established in 1995, Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis (WFGM) is one of the fastest growing women's foundations in the country that is dedicated to securing and granting funds to programs that enable women and their families to become economically stable. WFGM is on the leading edge of economic and community development focused on moving families living at or below the poverty level above the lines toward economic security.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Women's Foundation for A Greater Memphis (TN) 86.85 three stars
National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health (NY) 89.76 three stars
Women's Fund of Miami-Dade (FL) 92.35 four stars
9to5 National Association of Working Women (WI) 89.75 three stars
National Council of Jewish Women (NY) 87.98 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Women's Foundation for A Greater Memphis
One Commerce Square, 40 South Main Street
Suite 2380
Memphis, TN 38103
tel: (901) 578-9346
fax: (901) 578-9446
EIN: 58-2207247

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Board Leadership

Beverly Cross & Jennifer Oswalt
Co-Chairs

CEO

Ruby Bright
Executive Director and CAO

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