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Global Philanthropy Partnership

Connecting and Supporting Philanthropists

three stars

84.34

2440 North Lakeview Suite 15A
Chicago, IL 60614
tel: (773) 404-5566   Web Site
EIN: 56-2342600

Board Leadership
Adele S. Simmons
President

CEO
Adele S. Simmons
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.34 three stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 78.00 two stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Global Philanthropy Partnership serves as a strategic resource to promote international giving and raise awareness of global development issues including sustainability. Global Philanthropy Partnership strives to support a better understanding of this field through conducting original research, developing a network of organizations that promote philanthropy, and connecting philanthropists and potential philanthropists so they can share interests and best practices.

Global Philanthropy Partnership serves as a strategic resource to promote international giving and raise awareness of global development issues including sustainability. Global Philanthropy Partnership strives to support a better understanding of this field through conducting original research, developing a network of organizations that promote philanthropy, and connecting philanthropists and potential philanthropists so they can share interests and best practices.

Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

78.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
93.7%
  Administrative Expenses 3.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.11
  Program Expenses Growth 19.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Global Philanthropy Partnership on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Global Philanthropy Partnership on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Global Philanthropy Partnership (IL) 84.34 three stars
New America (DC) 94.30 four stars
North Carolina Justice Center (NC) 92.22 four stars
Safe Kids Worldwide (DC) 89.78 three stars
American Academy of Arts and Sciences (MA) 91.00 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,411,651
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,411,651
   Program Service Revenue $418,345
Total Primary Revenue $7,829,996
   Other Revenue $10,069
TOTAL REVENUE $7,840,065
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,058,330
   Administrative Expenses $290,576
   Fundraising Expenses $144,699
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,493,605
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,346,460
   
Net Assets $8,392,075

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
Urban Sustainability Directors Network $3,322,061 81.9%
Green Infrastructure Leadership Exchange $311,701 7.7%
Farm Illinois $296,271 7.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-09 12/01/2018 84.34 three stars
2016-09 02/01/2018 76.59 two stars
2015-09 08/01/2017 76.66 two 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 56-2342600
Name in IRS Master File GLOBAL PHILANTHROPY PARTNERSHIP
NTEE Code T40
NTEE Classification Voluntarism Promotion
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 February, 2004
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$83,500 1.85% April Donnellan Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$133,209 2.96% Nils Moe Managing Director
$119,198 2.65% Johanna Partin Director
$112,572 2.50% Garrett Fitzgerald Strategy Advisor

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Global Philanthropy Partnership (IL) 84.34 three stars
Demos (NY) 87.62 three stars
Center for Science in the Public Interest (DC) 85.45 three stars
Ethics and Public Policy Center (DC) 89.98 three stars
Center for the National Interest (DC) 89.04 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Global Philanthropy Partnership
2440 North Lakeview
Suite 15A
Chicago, IL 60614
tel: (773) 404-5566
EIN: 56-2342600

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Board Leadership

Adele S. Simmons
President

CEO

Adele S. Simmons
President

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