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Lakeview Cemetery Foundation

Maintaining, preserving, and enhancing Lake View Cemetery

three stars

80.55

12316 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44106
tel: (216) 421-2665   Web Site
EIN: 34-1429875

Board Leadership
Mark J. Druckenbrod
President

CEO
Leah Whidden
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.55 three stars
  Financial 74.80 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of The Lake View Cemetery Foundation is for the purpose of maintaining, preserving and enhancing, for the benefit of the general public, the historically and architecturally significant buildings, monuments and areas located within, and the horticulture, botanical gardens, and landscape of Lake View Cemetery and provide education outreach programs.

The mission of The Lake View Cemetery Foundation is for the purpose of maintaining, preserving and enhancing, for the benefit of the general public, the historically and architecturally significant buildings, monuments and areas located within, and the horticulture, botanical gardens, and landscape of Lake View Cemetery and provide education outreach programs.

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Financial

two stars

74.80

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
67.7%
  Administrative Expenses 8.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 23.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.37
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.14
  Program Expenses Growth 3.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lakeview Cemetery Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lakeview Cemetery Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lakeview Cemetery Foundation (OH) 80.55 three stars
American Society for Yad Vashem (NY) 97.11 four stars
World Monuments Fund (NY) 85.36 three stars
Thomas Jefferson Foundation (VA) 88.53 three stars
Friends of Mount Auburn Cemetery (MA) 96.66 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $407,212
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $14,990
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $850,000
Total Contributions $1,272,202
   Program Service Revenue $53,009
Total Primary Revenue $1,325,211
   Other Revenue $489,581
TOTAL REVENUE $1,814,792
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $958,448
   Administrative Expenses $311,045
   Fundraising Expenses $614,277
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,883,770
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-68,978
   
Net Assets $11,966,276

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
Heritage Preservation & Cemetery Enhancements $443,541 46.3%
Education and Community Events $349,805 36.5%
Horticulture $165,102 17.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-10 02/01/2020 80.55 three stars
2017-10 04/01/2019 81.69 three stars
2016-10 05/01/2018 87.89 three stars
2015-10 07/01/2017 88.02 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 34-1429875
Name in IRS Master File LAKEVIEW CEMETERY FOUNDATION
NTEE Code A80
NTEE Classification Historical Societies, Related Historical Activities
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (62) Historical site, records or reenactment
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 October, 1986
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End October
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • October, 2018
  • October, 2017
  • October, 2016
  • October, 2015
  • October, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
Not compensated -- Judy Comeau-Hart Former Executive Director $105,710

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lakeview Cemetery Foundation (OH) 80.55 three stars
Connecticut Landmarks (CT) 87.79 three stars
Historic Columbia (SC) 91.45 four stars
American Society for Yad Vashem (NY) 97.11 four stars
Friends of Mount Auburn Cemetery (MA) 96.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Lakeview Cemetery Foundation
12316 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44106
tel: (216) 421-2665
EIN: 34-1429875

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Board Leadership

Mark J. Druckenbrod
President

CEO

Leah Whidden
Executive Director

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