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Truman Heartland Community Foundation

Private Giving, Public Good

four stars

90.49

4200 Little Blue Parkway Suite 340
Independence, MO 64057
tel: (816) 836-8189   Web Site
EIN: 43-1482136

Board Leadership
Melanie Moentmann
Board Chair

CEO
Phillip J. Hanson
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.49 four stars
  Financial 89.19 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Truman Heartland Community Foundation (THCF) is to improve area communities by promoting and serving private giving for public good. THCF is committed to improving the communities in and around Eastern Jackson County through cooperation with community members and donors. Truman Heartland serves the region with assets of more than $54 million and annual grants surpassing $4.8 million. A trusted leader in charitable giving, Truman Heartland serves individuals who, through their private giving, wish to support the public good and help them do it in the most tax-wise and effective manner.

The mission of the Truman Heartland Community Foundation (THCF) is to improve area communities by promoting and serving private giving for public good. THCF is committed to improving the communities in and around Eastern Jackson County through cooperation with community members and donors. Truman Heartland serves the region with assets of more than $54 million and annual grants surpassing $4.8 million. A trusted leader in charitable giving, Truman Heartland serves individuals who, through their private giving, wish to support the public good and help them do it in the most tax-wise and effective manner.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2017
Number of donor-advised funds
650
Total number of grants awarded
57
Total dollar amount of grants awarded
319,066
Total dollar amount of scholarship awarded
236,664
This impact information is current as of March 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

89.19

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 07/01/2020 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)
88.6%
  Administrative Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.74
  Program Expenses Growth 11.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 24.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Truman Heartland Community Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Truman Heartland Community Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Truman Heartland Community Foundation (MO) 90.49 four stars
Stanislaus Community Foundation (CA) 88.75 three stars
Greater Cincinnati Foundation (OH) 93.41 four stars
The Dayton Foundation (OH) 87.41 three stars
The Community Foundation for Northern Virginia Inc. (VA) 94.87 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,558,844
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $503,104
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,061,948
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $7,061,948
   Other Revenue $2,708,274
TOTAL REVENUE $9,770,222
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,172,246
   Administrative Expenses $375,458
   Fundraising Expenses $203,930
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,751,634
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,018,588
   
Net Assets $33,089,814

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 07/01/2020 90.49 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 43-1482136
Name in IRS Master File TRUMAN HEARTLAND 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 (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
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, 1983
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
$145,623 2.53% Phillip Hanson President, CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Truman Heartland Community Foundation (MO) 90.49 four stars
North Texas Community Foundation (TX) 96.66 four stars
Black Belt Community Foundation (AL) 86.56 three stars
Communities Foundation of Texas (TX) 89.16 three stars
Community Foundation of Greater Memphis (TN) 94.34 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Truman Heartland Community Foundation
4200 Little Blue Parkway
Suite 340
Independence, MO 64057
tel: (816) 836-8189
fax: (816) 836-8898
EIN: 43-1482136

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Board Leadership

Melanie Moentmann
Board Chair

CEO

Phillip J. Hanson
President & CEO

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