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Chicago Police Memorial Foundation

Never forget

two stars

76.44

1407 West Washington Boulevard Chicago, IL 60607
tel: (312) 499-8899   Web Site
EIN: 56-2450501

Board Leadership
Arthur J. Hannus
President

CEO
Philip Cline
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 76.44 two stars
  Financial 75.91 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 77.00 two stars
This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Chicago Police Memorial Foundation is dedicated to honoring the lives of our fallen heroes. The Foundation provides support and assistance to the families of Chicago police officers who are killed or catastrophically injured in the line of duty. Established in 2004, the Foundation strengthens the relationship between the Chicago Police, its business and civic leaders and its citizenry. It allows us to express our gratitude to the fallen officers' families for the ultimate sacrifice of their loved one.

The Chicago Police Memorial Foundation is dedicated to honoring the lives of our fallen heroes. The Foundation provides support and assistance to the families of Chicago police officers who are killed or catastrophically injured in the line of duty. Established in 2004, the Foundation strengthens the relationship between the Chicago Police, its business and civic leaders and its citizenry. It allows us to express our gratitude to the fallen officers' families for the ultimate sacrifice of their loved one.

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Financial

two stars

75.91

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

77.00

This rating was published 03/01/2019 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)
70.7%
  Administrative Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.21
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.67
  Program Expenses Growth -19.5%
  Liabilities to Assets < 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Chicago Police Memorial Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Chicago Police Memorial Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Chicago Police Memorial Foundation (IL) 76.44 two stars
Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation (NY) 98.23 four stars
New Orleans Police and Justice Foundation (LA) 91.45 four stars
Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation (FL) 94.34 four stars
Los Angeles Police Foundation (CA) 88.40 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,715,918
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,715,918
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,715,918
   Other Revenue $1,413,882
TOTAL REVENUE $3,129,800
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,132,346
   Administrative Expenses $213,047
   Fundraising Expenses $495,704
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,841,097
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,288,703
   
Net Assets $10,224,779

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
Assistance to Officers $494,667 43.7%
Get Behind the Vest Program $371,486 32.8%
Park Maintenance $143,653 12.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 03/01/2019 76.44 two stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 82.93 three stars
2015-12 09/01/2017 80.93 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 56-2450501
Name in IRS Master File CHICAGO POLICE MEMORIAL FOUNDATION
NTEE Code A80
NTEE Classification Historical Societies, Related Historical Activities
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational 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 July, 2004
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$170,488 9.26% Philip Cline Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Chicago Police Memorial Foundation (IL) 76.44 two stars
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Concerns of Police Survivors (MO) 92.22 four stars
Wildland Firefighter Foundation (ID) 98.06 four stars
Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation (FL) 94.34 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Chicago Police Memorial Foundation
1407 West Washington Boulevard
Chicago, IL 60607
tel: (312) 499-8899
EIN: 56-2450501

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Board Leadership

Arthur J. Hannus
President

CEO

Philip Cline
Executive Director

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