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Entertainment Industry Foundation

The heart of giving for the entertainment industry

four stars

95.93

10880 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 1400
Los Angeles, CA 90024
tel: (424) 283-3600   Web Site
EIN: 95-1644609

Board Leadership
Chris Silbermann
Chair

CEO
Nicole Sexton and Sung Poblete, PhD.
Pres./CEO of EIF and Pres/CEO of SU2C

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.93 four stars
  Financial 94.25 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Created in 1942, the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) was established on the belief that the entertainment industry was in a unique position to truly help others. EIF harnesses the collective power of the entertainment industry and channels its unique assets to raise awareness and funds for critical health, educational and social issues in order to make a positive impact in our community and throughout the nation. Annually, the Entertainment Industry Foundation funds more than 300 charitable organizations within the greater Los Angeles area and throughout the nation.

Created in 1942, the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) was established on the belief that the entertainment industry was in a unique position to truly help others. EIF harnesses the collective power of the entertainment industry and channels its unique assets to raise awareness and funds for critical health, educational and social issues in order to make a positive impact in our community and throughout the nation. Annually, the Entertainment Industry Foundation funds more than 300 charitable organizations within the greater Los Angeles area and throughout the nation.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Music For Relief
10,000
This impact information is current as of September 2019, 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

four stars

94.25

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
82.4%
  Administrative Expenses 9.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.09
  Program Expenses Growth 12.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Entertainment Industry Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Entertainment Industry Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $58,437,047
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $24,326,563
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $82,763,610
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $82,763,610
   Other Revenue $-14,513,321
TOTAL REVENUE $68,250,289
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $60,400,125
   Administrative Expenses $5,992,071
   Fundraising Expenses $4,722,410
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $71,114,606
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,864,317
   
Net Assets $72,239,145

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$63,913 0.08% Nicole Sexton Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$492,452 0.69% Lisa Paulsen Former President, CEO

Mission

Created in 1942, the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) was established on the belief that the entertainment industry was in a unique position to truly help others. EIF harnesses the collective power of the entertainment industry and channels its unique assets to raise awareness and funds for critical health, educational and social issues in order to make a positive impact in our community and throughout the nation. Annually, the Entertainment Industry Foundation funds more than 300 charitable organizations within the greater Los Angeles area and throughout the nation.

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Charity Contact Info

Entertainment Industry Foundation
10880 Wilshire Boulevard
Suite 1400
Los Angeles, CA 90024
tel: (424) 283-3600
fax: (424) 283-3700
EIN: 95-1644609

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Board Leadership

Chris Silbermann
Chair

CEO

Nicole Sexton and Sung Poblete, PhD.
Pres./CEO of EIF and Pres/CEO of SU2C