Community Development : Community Foundations

The Saint Paul Foundation

Contributing to the health and vitality of the Saint Paul Community

four stars

95.66

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

Board Leadership
Christopher Hilger
Chair

CEO
Eric J. Jolly
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.66 four stars
  Financial 95.35 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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

95.35

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
89.5%
  Administrative Expenses 8.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 11.74
  Program Expenses Growth 5.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.6%
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 $39,489,852
   Federated Campaigns $3,381,763
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $250
   Government Grants $97,856
Total Contributions $42,969,721
   Program Service Revenue $4,014,755
Total Primary Revenue $46,984,476
   Other Revenue $62,196,915
TOTAL REVENUE $109,181,391
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $65,062,730
   Administrative Expenses $7,295,168
   Fundraising Expenses $981,563
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $73,339,461
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $35,841,930
   
Net Assets $861,120,999

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$436,192 0.59% Eric Jolly President

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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The Saint Paul Foundation (MN) 95.66 four stars
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Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts (MA) 89.73 three 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
Chair

CEO

Eric J. Jolly
President and CEO