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Community Foundation for Nantucket

Strengthening Nantucket now and for future generations

four stars

94.07

9B Bayberry Court P.O. Box 204
Nantucket, MA 02554
tel: (508) 825-9993   Web Site
EIN: 13-4316755

Board Leadership
Geoffrey Verney
President

CEO
Margaretta Andrews
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.07 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Our mission is to strengthen Nantucket now and for future generations through informed philanthropy and community leadership. In pursuit of this mission we act as a: steward and by creating and managing funds to ensure a legacy for charitable solutions, grant maker by awarding grants through the Nantucket Fund™ and donor-directed funds that respond to pressing needs, charitable resource by maintaining in-depth knowledge of the nonprofit sector, and by providing resources for donors, nonprofits, and the community, catalyst by mobilizing community leadership to affect collaborative solutions for Nantucket's most critical issues.

Our mission is to strengthen Nantucket now and for future generations through informed philanthropy and community leadership. In pursuit of this mission we act as a: steward and by creating and managing funds to ensure a legacy for charitable solutions, grant maker by awarding grants through the Nantucket Fund™ and donor-directed funds that respond to pressing needs, charitable resource by maintaining in-depth knowledge of the nonprofit sector, and by providing resources for donors, nonprofits, and the community, catalyst by mobilizing community leadership to affect collaborative solutions for Nantucket's most critical issues.

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Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 04/01/2020 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)
93.4%
  Administrative Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.25
  Program Expenses Growth 37.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Community Foundation for Nantucket on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Community Foundation for Nantucket on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Community Foundation for Nantucket (MA) 94.07 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,588,339
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,588,339
   Program Service Revenue $140,389
Total Primary Revenue $4,728,728
   Other Revenue $263,121
TOTAL REVENUE $4,991,849
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,578,410
   Administrative Expenses $178,156
   Fundraising Expenses $81,186
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,837,752
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,154,097
   
Net Assets $8,793,719

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
2018-12 04/01/2020 94.07 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 13-4316755
Name in IRS Master File COMMUNITY FOUNDATION FOR NANTUCKET
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
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 June, 2006
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
$88,941 2.31% Margaretta Andrews Executive Director

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Community Foundation for Nantucket (MA) 94.07 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Community Foundation for Nantucket
9B Bayberry Court
P.O. Box 204
Nantucket, MA 02554
tel: (508) 825-9993
EIN: 13-4316755

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Board Leadership

Geoffrey Verney
President

CEO

Margaretta Andrews
Executive Director

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