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Greater Kansas City Community Foundation

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four stars

93.32

1055 Broadway Boulevard Suite 130
Kansas City, MO 64105
tel: (866) 719-7886   Web Site
EIN: 43-1152398

Board Leadership
William Coughlin
Chair

CEO
Debbie Wilkerson
President & CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.32 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Incorporated in 1978, the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation works to improve the quality of life in Greater Kansas City by increasing charitable giving, educating and connecting donors to community needs they care about, and leading on critical community issues. The Community Foundation, including its six affiliates within the Greater Kansas City region, is recognized as a leading provider of charitable giving services.

Incorporated in 1978, the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation works to improve the quality of life in Greater Kansas City by increasing charitable giving, educating and connecting donors to community needs they care about, and leading on critical community issues. The Community Foundation, including its six affiliates within the Greater Kansas City region, is recognized as a leading provider of charitable giving services.

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Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 05/01/2018 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)
98.8%
  Administrative Expenses 0.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.42
  Program Expenses Growth 11.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 17.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Greater Kansas City Community Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Greater Kansas City Community Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Greater Kansas City Community Foundation (MO) 93.32 four stars
Hampton Roads Community Foundation (VA) 92.85 four stars
San Angelo Area Foundation (TX) 87.06 three stars
Community Foundation of Henderson County (NC) 89.83 three stars
California Community Foundation (CA) 91.24 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $175,663,021
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $31,350
   Related Organizations $5,042,943
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $180,737,314
   Program Service Revenue $2,574,426
Total Primary Revenue $183,311,740
   Other Revenue $36,174,581
TOTAL REVENUE $219,486,321
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $219,718,035
   Administrative Expenses $1,448,799
   Fundraising Expenses $1,335,364
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $222,502,198
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,015,877
   
Net Assets $1,308,884,746

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
Greater Kansas City Community Foundation has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 05/01/2018 93.32 four stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 93.32 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 93.32 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 94.34 four stars
2012-12 05/01/2015 92.28 four stars
2012-12 05/01/2015 92.28 four stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 89.41 three stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 91.48 four stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 91.74 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 89.39 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 98.84 four stars
2008-12 07/01/2010 94.29 four stars
2007-12 08/01/2009 99.82 four stars
2006-12 08/01/2008 99.81 four stars
2005-12 07/01/2007 99.66 four stars
2004-12 02/01/2006 85.73 three stars
2003-12 02/01/2005 79.47 two stars
2002-12 01/01/2004 81.66 three stars
2001-12 04/15/2003 93.67 four stars
2000-12 10/15/2002 89.66 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 43-1152398
Name in IRS Master File GREATER KANSAS CITY 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
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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, 1979
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
$342,001 0.15% Deborah Wilkerson President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Greater Kansas City Community Foundation (MO) 93.32 four stars
Akron Community Foundation (OH) 89.24 three stars
Community Foundation of New Jersey (NJ) 98.23 four stars
South Dakota Community Foundation (SD) 90.20 four stars
Community Foundation of Grant County Indiana (IN) 88.09 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Greater Kansas City Community Foundation
1055 Broadway Boulevard
Suite 130
Kansas City, MO 64105
tel: (866) 719-7886
fax: (816) 842-8079
EIN: 43-1152398

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Board Leadership

William Coughlin
Chair

CEO

Debbie Wilkerson
President & CEO

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