Disable all preview features

Community Development : Community Foundations

Community Foundation of the Rappahannock River Region

Providing a straightforward, powerful, and highly personal approach to giving.

four stars

93.85

725 Jackson Street, Suite 114 Fredericksburg, VA 22401
tel: (540) 373-9292   Web Site
EIN: 54-1843987

Board Leadership
Stuart A. Ashton, Jr.
President

CEO
Teri Mcnally
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.85 four stars
  Financial 96.59 four 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 Community Foundation is a devoted advocate for the vitality and well-being of the Rappahannock River region. Our mission is to build a flourishing philanthropic community. Region. We manage and distribute charitable giving in the counties of Stafford, Spotsylvania, King George, and Caroline, and the City of Fredericksburg. We promote greater philanthropy by addressing the challenges faced by donors in a responsible and knowledgeable manner. We distinguish ourselves from other local charities by providing efficient and effective services to build a collection of permanent funds.

The Community Foundation is a devoted advocate for the vitality and well-being of the Rappahannock River region. Our mission is to build a flourishing philanthropic community. Region. We manage and distribute charitable giving in the counties of Stafford, Spotsylvania, King George, and Caroline, and the City of Fredericksburg. We promote greater philanthropy by addressing the challenges faced by donors in a responsible and knowledgeable manner. We distinguish ourselves from other local charities by providing efficient and effective services to build a collection of permanent funds.

Impact Information

data icon Looking for Impact Information?

Charity Navigator is collaborating with GuideStar, GlobalGiving, Classy, and ImpactMatters to display impact-related information on our rated profile pages. Each partner collects this data directly from nonprofits and provides updates to Charity Navigator when available.

If you are interested in seeing this charity provide its impact information, please click below. This will indicate your interest and encourage the nonprofit to share data with partners that are currently collecting information.

Financial

four stars

96.59

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)
88.2%
  Administrative Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 13.35
  Program Expenses Growth 10.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Community Foundation of the Rappahannock River Region on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Community Foundation of the Rappahannock River Region on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Community Foundation of the Rappahannock River Region (VA) 93.85 four stars
Community Foundation of New Jersey (NJ) 98.23 four stars
CREATE Foundation (MS) 93.07 four stars
The Saint Paul Foundation (MN) 95.66 four stars
Community Foundation of Greater Flint (MI) 94.71 four stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,821,159
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,821,159
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,821,159
   Other Revenue $118,664
TOTAL REVENUE $4,977,061
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,607,161
   Administrative Expenses $123,482
   Fundraising Expenses $64,879
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,795,522
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,181,539
   
Net Assets $21,643,882

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 $1,057,322 65.8%
Education $394,091 24.5%
Scholarships $145,748 9.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 07/01/2020 93.85 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 54-1843987
Name in IRS Master File COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF THE RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER REGION INC
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 (995) Described in section 509(a)(2) of the Code
(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 August, 1997
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$100,000 5.56% Teri Mcnally Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Community Foundation of the Rappahannock River Region (VA) 93.85 four stars
South Dakota Community Foundation (SD) 90.36 four stars
San Angelo Area Foundation (TX) 94.10 four stars
Hutchinson Community Foundation (KS) 90.53 four stars
Princeton Area Community Foundation (NJ) 93.98 four stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

Are you the representative for this organization? If so, click here to access the application form. As an official representative you will have the ability to update some of the information on this page.

Charity Contact Info

Community Foundation of the Rappahannock River Region
725 Jackson Street, Suite 114
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
tel: (540) 373-9292
fax: (540) 373-3050
EIN: 54-1843987

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 208
Fredericksburg, VA 22401

Visit Web Site

Board Leadership

Stuart A. Ashton, Jr.
President

CEO

Teri Mcnally
Executive Director

Join Our Mailing List

Join over 400,000 other informed givers and get updates on charity ratings, new features, hot topics, and tips for donating.