Community Development : Community Foundations

The Saint Paul Foundation

Contributing to the health and vitality of the Saint Paul Community

four stars

93.71

101 Fifth Street East Suite 2400
Saint Paul, MN 55101
tel: (800) 875-6167   Web Site
EIN: 41-6031510

Board Leadership
Christopher Hilger
Board Chair

CEO
Eric J. Jolly
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.71 four stars
  Financial 92.06 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.

The Saint Paul Foundation is the state's largest community foundation, serving Saint Paul and surrounding areas since 1940. The Saint Paul Foundation actively serves the people of the greater Saint Paul area by building permanent charitable capital, making philanthropic grants, and providing services that contribute to the health and vitality of the community. Together The Saint Paul Foundation and its affiliate, Minnesota Community Foundation, manage assets of nearly one billion dollars. The Foundations work together to create a new era of impact through charitable giving. By mobilizing our resources, we're building strong communities, where all people can find hope and opportunities to enrich their lives.

The Saint Paul Foundation is the state's largest community foundation, serving Saint Paul and surrounding areas since 1940. The Saint Paul Foundation actively serves the people of the greater Saint Paul area by building permanent charitable capital, making philanthropic grants, and providing services that contribute to the health and vitality of the community. Together The Saint Paul Foundation and its affiliate, Minnesota Community Foundation, manage assets of nearly one billion dollars. The Foundations work together to create a new era of impact through charitable giving. By mobilizing our resources, we're building strong communities, where all people can find hope and opportunities to enrich their lives.

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Financial

four stars

92.06

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)
89.6%
  Administrative Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 13.32
  Program Expenses Growth 5.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Saint Paul Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Saint Paul Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $47,814,605
   Federated Campaigns $1,266,027
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $26,000
   Government Grants $325,142
Total Contributions $49,431,774
   Program Service Revenue $4,502,533
Total Primary Revenue $53,934,307
   Other Revenue $65,888,030
TOTAL REVENUE $119,822,337
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $69,283,302
   Administrative Expenses $6,147,547
   Fundraising Expenses $1,286,372
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $76,717,221
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $43,105,116
   
Net Assets $922,256,096

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$413,391 0.53% Eric Jolly President And Board Secretary

Mission

The Saint Paul Foundation is the state's largest community foundation, serving Saint Paul and surrounding areas since 1940. The Saint Paul Foundation actively serves the people of the greater Saint Paul area by building permanent charitable capital, making philanthropic grants, and providing services that contribute to the health and vitality of the community. Together The Saint Paul Foundation and its affiliate, Minnesota Community Foundation, manage assets of nearly one billion dollars. The Foundations work together to create a new era of impact through charitable giving. By mobilizing our resources, we're building strong communities, where all people can find hope and opportunities to enrich their lives.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Saint Paul Foundation (MN) 93.71 four stars
Maine Community Foundation (ME) 94.88 four stars
The Oregon Community Foundation (OR) 96.40 four stars
The Greater Cincinnati Foundation (OH) 93.72 four stars
Community Foundation of Tampa Bay (FL) 91.71 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Saint Paul Foundation
101 Fifth Street East
Suite 2400
Saint Paul, MN 55101
tel: (800) 875-6167
EIN: 41-6031510

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Board Leadership

Christopher Hilger
Board Chair

CEO

Eric J. Jolly
President and CEO