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Desert Foothills Library Association

Enriching Your Community.

four stars

90.62

38443 North Schoolhouse Road Cave Creek, AZ 85331
tel: (480) 488-2286   Web Site
EIN: 51-0153556

Board Leadership
Robert Hindle
President

CEO
David Court
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.62 four stars
  Financial 94.35 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 88.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Desert Foothills Library is to facilitate the sharing of knowledge, ideas and culture by providing personalized and responsive resources, services, social and learning opportunities to the community it serves. Our vision is for the Desert Foothills Library to continually evolve as a widely recognized and valued community resource.

The mission of the Desert Foothills Library is to facilitate the sharing of knowledge, ideas and culture by providing personalized and responsive resources, services, social and learning opportunities to the community it serves. Our vision is for the Desert Foothills Library to continually evolve as a widely recognized and valued community resource.

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Financial

four stars

94.35

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

88.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
84.2%
  Administrative Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 9.27
  Program Expenses Growth 2.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Desert Foothills Library Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Desert Foothills Library Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Desert Foothills Library Association (AZ) 90.62 four stars
Madison Public Library Foundation (WI) 90.27 four stars
Charleston Library Society (SC) 90.79 four stars
The New York Public Library (NY) 90.16 four stars
Houston Public Library Foundation (TX) 96.66 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,242,780
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $114,029
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,356,809
   Program Service Revenue $126,843
Total Primary Revenue $1,483,652
   Other Revenue $186,164
TOTAL REVENUE $1,961,212
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $809,608
   Administrative Expenses $100,616
   Fundraising Expenses $58,629
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $968,853
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $992,359
   
Net Assets $8,569,025

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 03/01/2020 90.62 four 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 51-0153556
Name in IRS Master File DESERT FOOTHILLS LIBRARY ASSOCIATION
NTEE Code B70
NTEE Classification Libraries
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (61) Library
(408) Community service organization
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 August, 1975
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Desert Foothills Library Association (AZ) 90.62 four stars
The New York Public Library (NY) 90.16 four stars
Madison Public Library Foundation (WI) 90.27 four stars
The Library Foundation (OR) 93.40 four stars
Greenwich Library (CT) 87.49 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Desert Foothills Library Association
38443 North Schoolhouse Road
Cave Creek, AZ 85331
tel: (480) 488-2286
fax: (480) 595-8353
EIN: 51-0153556

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Board Leadership

Robert Hindle
President

CEO

David Court
Executive Director

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