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Wyoming Community Foundation

three stars

87.58

1472 N. 5th Street Suite 201
Laramie, WY 82072
tel: (307) 721-8300   Web Site
EIN: 83-0287513

Board Leadership
Reed Armijo
Chair

CEO
Craig R. Showalter
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.58 three stars
  Financial 86.32 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Wyoming Community Foundation (WYCF) serves donors and communities by connecting them to causes they care most about. We make giving easy by accepting a wide-range of gifts, including estates and gifts of stock among others. WYCF is overseen by a volunteer board who ensures your funds are being used to best support Wyoming.

Wyoming Community Foundation (WYCF) serves donors and communities by connecting them to causes they care most about. We make giving easy by accepting a wide-range of gifts, including estates and gifts of stock among others. WYCF is overseen by a volunteer board who ensures your funds are being used to best support Wyoming.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of personal development plans in place
1
Total dollar amount of scholarship awarded
295,000
Number of overall donors
2,027
Total dollar amount of grants awarded
8,300,000
Number of students who receive scholarship funds and/or tuition assistance
121
Number of public events held to further mission
5
Number of print, radio, or online ads developed
53
Number of new donors
922
This impact information is current as of January 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

86.32

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
87.2%
  Administrative Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 12.44
  Program Expenses Growth 7.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 21.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wyoming Community Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wyoming Community Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Wyoming Community Foundation (WY) 87.58 three stars
The Greater New Orleans Foundation (LA) 91.06 four stars
Central New York Community Foundation (NY) 97.89 four stars
The Winston-Salem Foundation (NC) 99.94 four stars
The Columbus Foundation (OH) 95.05 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $16,452,251
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $12,520
Total Contributions $16,464,771
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $16,464,771
   Other Revenue $1,644,975
TOTAL REVENUE $22,346,302
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,517,264
   Administrative Expenses $841,989
   Fundraising Expenses $442,910
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,802,163
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $13,544,139
   
Net Assets $117,952,535

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
Wyoming Community Foundation Grants Management $6,835,652 90.9%
Wyoming Afterschool Alliance $277,845 3.7%
Wyoming Wildlife $205,890 2.7%
Wyoming Women's Foundation $197,877 2.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 11/01/2019 87.58 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 83-0287513
Name in IRS Master File WYOMING COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
NTEE Code T31
NTEE Classification Community Foundations
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (903) Community trust or component
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 April, 1989
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
$180,353 2.04% Craig Showalter President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Wyoming Community Foundation (WY) 87.58 three stars
The Winston-Salem Foundation (NC) 99.94 four stars
Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation (NV) 96.78 four stars
Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan (MI) 92.29 four stars
The Denver Foundation (CO) 90.42 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Wyoming Community Foundation
1472 N. 5th Street
Suite 201
Laramie, WY 82072
tel: (307) 721-8300
EIN: 83-0287513

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Board Leadership

Reed Armijo
Chair

CEO

Craig R. Showalter
President, CEO

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