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New York Community Trust

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four stars

96.26

909 Third Avenue 22nd Floor
New York, NY 10022
tel: (212) 686-0010   Web Site
EIN: 13-3062214

Board Leadership
Valerie Peltier
Chairman

CEO
Lorie A. Slutsky
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.26 four stars
  Financial 96.54 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1924,The New York Community Trust is the community foundation for New York City, with divisions in Westchester and Long Island. The Trust helps charitable people make a real difference by offering a number of flexible, efficient, and rewarding ways to give back. The Trust works with lawyers and financial advisors to help clients incorporate charity into their financial and estate plans, and directly with donors who want to streamline their giving. Through the generosity of generations of New Yorkers, we support thousands of New York's best nonprofits, to make our region a great place to live and work.

Founded in 1924,The New York Community Trust is the community foundation for New York City, with divisions in Westchester and Long Island. The Trust helps charitable people make a real difference by offering a number of flexible, efficient, and rewarding ways to give back. The Trust works with lawyers and financial advisors to help clients incorporate charity into their financial and estate plans, and directly with donors who want to streamline their giving. Through the generosity of generations of New Yorkers, we support thousands of New York's best nonprofits, to make our region a great place to live and work.

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Financial

four stars

96.54

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 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)
88.0%
  Administrative Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 12.06
  Program Expenses Growth 12.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New York Community Trust on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New York Community Trust on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New York Community Trust (NY) 96.26 four stars
Greater Kansas City Community Foundation (MO) 93.32 four stars
Hawaii Community Foundation (HI) 90.23 four stars
The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina (NC) 90.07 four stars
Santa Barbara Foundation (CA) 90.12 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $81,177,015
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $135,755
Total Contributions $81,312,770
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $81,312,770
   Other Revenue $169,706,877
TOTAL REVENUE $251,019,647
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $229,176,929
   Administrative Expenses $25,636,210
   Fundraising Expenses $1,608,007
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $256,421,146
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-5,401,499
   
Net Assets $2,732,139,179

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
New York Community Trust has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/01/2018 96.26 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 96.63 four stars
2015-12 10/01/2016 95.67 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.82 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 90.76 four stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 90.54 four stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 92.62 four stars
2011-12 11/06/2012 89.39 three stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 89.50 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 88.07 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 81.06 three stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 81.95 three stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 86.37 three stars
2006-12 11/01/2007 96.75 four stars
2005-12 12/15/2006 78.50 two stars
2004-12 02/01/2006 86.26 three stars
2003-12 12/01/2004 78.99 two stars
2002-12 04/01/2004 96.74 four stars
2001-12 02/05/2003 99.45 four stars
2000-12 10/15/2002 90.02 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 13-3062214
Name in IRS Master File THE NEW YORK COMMUNITY TRUST
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 (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 March, 1959
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
$874,115 0.34% Lorie A Slutsky Director & President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New York Community Trust (NY) 96.26 four stars
The Community Foundation of Sarasota County (FL) 91.34 four stars
CREATE Foundation (MS) 90.58 four stars
Miami Foundation (FL) 93.70 four stars
The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina (NC) 90.07 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

New York Community Trust
909 Third Avenue
22nd Floor
New York, NY 10022
tel: (212) 686-0010
fax: (212) 532-8528
EIN: 13-3062214

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Board Leadership

Valerie Peltier
Chairman

CEO

Lorie A. Slutsky
President

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