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The San Diego Foundation

Growing a vibrant region

three stars

86.93

2508 Historic Decatur Road Suite 200
San Diego, CA 92106
tel: (619) 235-2300   Web Site
EIN: 95-2942582

Board Leadership
Constance Carroll
Chair

CEO
Connie Matsui
Interim Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.93 three stars
  Financial 81.52 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The San Diego Foundation maximizes the impact of your charitable giving. We mobilize philanthropic resources to advance quality of life, increase social impact and champion civic engagement. For more than 40 years, The Foundation and our donors have granted more than $1 billion to grow a vibrant San Diego region.

The San Diego Foundation maximizes the impact of your charitable giving. We mobilize philanthropic resources to advance quality of life, increase social impact and champion civic engagement. For more than 40 years, The Foundation and our donors have granted more than $1 billion to grow a vibrant San Diego region.

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Financial

three stars

81.52

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 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)
87.9%
  Administrative Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.36
  Program Expenses Growth -2.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The San Diego Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The San Diego Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $53,228,112
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $18,300
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $719,064
Total Contributions $53,965,476
   Program Service Revenue $9,933,016
Total Primary Revenue $63,898,492
   Other Revenue $22,216,233
TOTAL REVENUE $86,114,725
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $53,082,967
   Administrative Expenses $7,794,984
   Fundraising Expenses $1,872,214
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $62,750,165
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $23,364,560
   
Net Assets $635,949,625

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$397,197 0.63% Kathlyn Mead President, CEO

Mission

The San Diego Foundation maximizes the impact of your charitable giving. We mobilize philanthropic resources to advance quality of life, increase social impact and champion civic engagement. For more than 40 years, The Foundation and our donors have granted more than $1 billion to grow a vibrant San Diego region.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The San Diego Foundation (CA) 86.93 three stars
Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo (NY) 95.13 four stars
New York Community Trust (NY) 96.26 four stars
North Carolina Community Foundation (NC) 96.24 four stars
Akron Community Foundation (OH) 89.45 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

The San Diego Foundation
2508 Historic Decatur Road
Suite 200
San Diego, CA 92106
tel: (619) 235-2300
fax: (619) 239-1710
EIN: 95-2942582

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Board Leadership

Constance Carroll
Chair

CEO

Connie Matsui
Interim Chief Executive Officer