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Research and Public Policy : Social and Public Policy Research

Global Philanthropy Partnership

Connecting and Supporting Philanthropists

84.04

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

Board Leadership
Adele Simmons
President

CEO
Adele S. Simmons
President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.04
  Financial 95.00
  Accountability & Transparency 78.00
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

78.00

This rating was published 02/01/2021 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)
91.6%
  Administrative Expenses 5.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.90
  Program Expenses Growth 17.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 27.0%
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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Global Philanthropy Partnership (IL) 84.04
Council for a Strong America (DC) 92.02
Center for American Progress (DC) 94.19
The Heartland Institute (IL) 85.20
PolicyLink (CA) 95.72

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,655,619
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,655,619
   Program Service Revenue $1,081,102
Total Primary Revenue $6,736,721
   Other Revenue $214,136
TOTAL REVENUE $6,950,857
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,405,934
   Administrative Expenses $328,910
   Fundraising Expenses $134,203
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,869,047
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,081,810
   
Net Assets $5,039,718

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 $2,441,714 55.4%
Southeast Sustainability Directors Professional Network $1,283,321 29.1%
Green Infrastructure Leadership Exchange $302,370 6.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-09 02/01/2021 84.04
2018-09 09/03/2019 84.34
2017-09 12/01/2018 84.34
2016-09 02/01/2018 76.59
2015-09 08/01/2017 76.66

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, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$90,050 1.84% April Donnellan Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$175,700 3.60% Michael Shank Communications Director
$149,354 3.06% Nils Moe Managing Director
$133,350 2.73% Kristin Baja Program Director
$127,570 2.62% Johanna Partin Director, CNCA
$126,502 2.59% Garrett Fitzgerald Strategic Advisor

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Global Philanthropy Partnership (IL) 84.04
Illinois Policy Institute (IL) 89.23
AOPA Foundation (MD) 95.02
The Great Plains Institute (MN) 90.61
Economic Policy Institute (DC) 92.02

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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 Simmons
President

CEO

Adele S. Simmons
President

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