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DuPage Community Foundation

Raising the quality of life of DuPage County.

four stars

91.92

3000 Woodcreek Drive Suite 310
Downers Grove, IL 60515
tel: (630) 665-5556   Web Site
EIN: 36-3978733

Board Leadership
Joseph L. Weidenbach
Chair

CEO
David M. McGowan
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.92 four stars
  Financial 89.30 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the DuPage Community Foundation is to raise the quality of life throughout DuPage County. We help area residents and organizations realize their unique charitable goals, provide impactful support to our community's not-for-profits, and foster key partnerships to address critical issues affecting our community to help raise the quality of life throughout DuPage County.

The mission of the DuPage Community Foundation is to raise the quality of life throughout DuPage County. We help area residents and organizations realize their unique charitable goals, provide impactful support to our community's not-for-profits, and foster key partnerships to address critical issues affecting our community to help raise the quality of life throughout DuPage County.

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Financial

three stars

89.30

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2020 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)
89.1%
  Administrative Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.36
  Program Expenses Growth 21.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 18.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by DuPage Community Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by DuPage Community Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
DuPage Community Foundation (IL) 91.92 four stars
The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina (NC) 90.94 four stars
The Saint Paul Foundation (MN) 95.66 four stars
El Dorado Community Foundation (CA) 85.88 three stars
Aspen Community Foundation (CO) 87.78 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,582,554
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $406,315
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,988,869
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $6,988,869
   Other Revenue $3,146,526
TOTAL REVENUE $10,135,395
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,940,469
   Administrative Expenses $424,481
   Fundraising Expenses $415,188
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,780,138
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,355,257
   
Net Assets $80,593,137

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
Grants and Assistance to Not-For-Profits in Dupage County $6,756,791 85.1%
Information Source for Dupage County Needs $1,183,678 14.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 07/01/2020 91.92 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 36-3978733
Name in IRS Master File DUPAGE 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 (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
(603) Non-financial services of facilities to other organizations
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 January, 1995
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
$209,276 2.38% David McGowan President and CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
DuPage Community Foundation (IL) 91.92 four stars
The Community Foundation for Northern Virginia Inc. (VA) 94.87 four stars
Seattle Foundation (WA) 96.46 four stars
Adams County Community Foundation (PA) 96.13 four stars
Central Carolina Community Foundation (SC) 93.32 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

DuPage Community Foundation
3000 Woodcreek Drive
Suite 310
Downers Grove, IL 60515
tel: (630) 665-5556
fax: (630) 598-5276
EIN: 36-3978733

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Board Leadership

Joseph L. Weidenbach
Chair

CEO

David M. McGowan
President, CEO

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