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El Paso Community Foundation

For Good. For El Paso. Forever.

three stars

87.21

333 North Oregon Street Second Floor
El Paso, TX 79901
tel: (915) 533-4020   Web Site
EIN: 74-1839536

Board Leadership
Joe Alcantar
Chairman

CEO
Eric Pearson
President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.21 three stars
  Financial 83.33 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

El Paso Community Foundation was established in 1977 as a permanent endowment for the long term benefit of far West Texas, southern New Mexico and northern Chihuahua, Mexico. It serves as a charitable resource to donors, nonprofit organizations and the community at-large. The mission of the El Paso Community Foundation is to establish permanent charitable endowments; provide a vehicle for donors' varied interests; promote local philanthropy; and to provide leadership and resources in addressing local challenges and opportunities.

El Paso Community Foundation was established in 1977 as a permanent endowment for the long term benefit of far West Texas, southern New Mexico and northern Chihuahua, Mexico. It serves as a charitable resource to donors, nonprofit organizations and the community at-large. The mission of the El Paso Community Foundation is to establish permanent charitable endowments; provide a vehicle for donors' varied interests; promote local philanthropy; and to provide leadership and resources in addressing local challenges and opportunities.

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Financial

three stars

83.33

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
85.0%
  Administrative Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.74
  Program Expenses Growth 10.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by El Paso Community Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by El Paso Community Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
El Paso Community Foundation (TX) 87.21 three stars
Grand Rapids Community Foundation (MI) 90.35 four stars
Greater Milwaukee Foundation (WI) 97.13 four stars
Austin Community Foundation (TX) 91.33 four stars
New Hampshire Charitable Foundation (NH) 91.50 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,897,188
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $69,345
   Fundraising Events $117,680
   Related Organizations $13,323,249
   Government Grants $28,600
Total Contributions $16,436,062
   Program Service Revenue $146,349
Total Primary Revenue $16,582,411
   Other Revenue $2,334,458
TOTAL REVENUE $18,916,869
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,832,594
   Administrative Expenses $960,542
   Fundraising Expenses $364,532
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,157,668
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $10,759,201
   
Net Assets $45,393,656

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 $6,604,681 96.7%
Scholarship Programs $175,022 2.6%
Classroom Fund $52,891 0.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 03/01/2018 87.21 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 81.47 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.88 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 87.22 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 78.70 two stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 78.82 two stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 86.07 three stars
2010-12 12/23/2011 76.82 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 85.50 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 80.73 three stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 76.38 two stars
2007-12 04/01/2009 84.32 three stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 81.87 three stars
2005-12 12/15/2006 87.12 three stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 94.88 four stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 89.50 three stars
2002-12 12/01/2003 78.28 two stars
2001-12 10/15/2002 83.31 three stars
2000-12 04/15/2002 83.95 three 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 74-1839536
Name in IRS Master File EL PASO 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 (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 November, 1975
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$168,221 2.06% Eric Pearson President
Other Salaries of Note
$201,779 2.47% Janice W. Windle Senior Advisor to the President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
El Paso Community Foundation (TX) 87.21 three stars
The Columbus Foundation (OH) 95.05 four stars
Hawaii Community Foundation (HI) 90.23 four stars
Hartford Foundation for Public Giving (CT) 89.78 three stars
East Bay Community Foundation (CA) 91.02 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

El Paso Community Foundation
333 North Oregon Street
Second Floor
El Paso, TX 79901
tel: (915) 533-4020
fax: (915) 532-0716
EIN: 74-1839536

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 272
El Paso, TX 79943

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Board Leadership

Joe Alcantar
Chairman

CEO

Eric Pearson
President

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