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North Carolina Community Foundation

State of Generosity

four stars

97.62

3737 Glenwood Avenue Suite 460
Raleigh, NC 27612
tel: (800) 201-9533   Web Site
EIN: 58-1661700

Board Leadership
Rodney Earl Martin
Board Chair

CEO
Jennifer Tolle Whiteside
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.62 four stars
  Financial 96.64 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The NCCF is the single statewide community foundation serving North Carolina and has made $145 million in grants since its inception in 1988. With more than $270 million in assets, NCCF sustains 1,250 endowments established to provide long-term support of a broad range of community needs, nonprofit organizations, institutions and scholarships. The NCCF partners with 60 affiliate foundations to provide local resource allocation and community assistance in 67 counties across the state. An important component of NCCF's mission is to ensure that rural philanthropy has a voice at local, regional and national levels.
For more information, visit nccommunityfoundation.org, like us on Facebook and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @NCCF.

The NCCF is the single statewide community foundation serving North Carolina and has made $145 million in grants since its inception in 1988. With more than $270 million in assets, NCCF sustains 1,250 endowments established to provide long-term support of a broad range of community needs, nonprofit organizations, institutions and scholarships. The NCCF partners with 60 affiliate foundations to provide local resource allocation and community assistance in 67 counties across the state. An important component of NCCF's mission is to ensure that rural philanthropy has a voice at local, regional and national levels.
For more information, visit nccommunityfoundation.org, like us on Facebook and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @NCCF.

Financial

four stars

96.64

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
88.4%
  Administrative Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 15.36
  Program Expenses Growth 11.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by North Carolina Community Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by North Carolina Community Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
North Carolina Community Foundation (NC) 97.62 four stars
Community Foundation for Northeast Michigan (MI) 86.09 three stars
Erie Community Foundation (PA) 99.35 four stars
Community Foundation of Greater Huntsville (AL) 95.47 four stars
Austin Community Foundation (TX) 96.42 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $24,270,869
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $256,511
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $24,527,380
   Program Service Revenue $705,802
Total Primary Revenue $25,233,182
   Other Revenue $16,286,918
TOTAL REVENUE $41,520,100
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $15,346,597
   Administrative Expenses $1,835,632
   Fundraising Expenses $455,052
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $17,637,281
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $23,882,819
   
Net Assets $256,651,945

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.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Human Services and Public and Societal Benefit $9,375,723 61.1%
Education and Scholarships $4,139,407 27.0%
Arts, Culture and Humanities $1,237,148 8.1%

Ratings History
North Carolina Community Foundation has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-03 09/01/2020 97.62 four stars
2018-03 07/01/2019 96.24 four stars
2017-03 08/01/2018 91.07 four stars
2016-03 11/01/2017 100.00 four stars
2016-03 03/01/2017 97.17 four stars
2015-03 06/01/2016 97.17 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-03 03/01/2016 97.11 four stars
2014-03 02/01/2016 95.29 four stars
2014-03 09/01/2015 94.51 four stars
2013-03 06/01/2014 88.35 three stars
2012-03 04/01/2013 99.34 four stars
2011-03 02/01/2012 98.36 four stars
2010-03 10/01/2011 98.38 four stars
2010-03 09/20/2011 94.79 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-03 12/22/2010 94.72 four stars
2009-03 11/24/2010 92.66 four stars
2008-03 12/17/2008 98.79 four stars
2007-03 04/01/2008 96.19 four stars
2006-03 05/01/2007 89.98 three stars
2005-03 06/01/2006 68.74 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 58-1661700
Name in IRS Master File NORTH CAROLINA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION INC
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
(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 June, 1986
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • March, 2018
  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$200,788 1.13% Jennifer Tolle Whiteside President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
North Carolina Community Foundation (NC) 97.62 four stars
The Community Foundation of Louisville (KY) 93.92 four stars
Community Foundation Sonoma County (CA) 90.15 four stars
El Paso Community Foundation (TX) 87.30 three stars
Community Foundation of Greater Huntsville (AL) 95.47 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

North Carolina Community Foundation
3737 Glenwood Avenue
Suite 460
Raleigh, NC 27612
tel: (800) 201-9533
fax: (919) 828-5495
EIN: 58-1661700

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Board Leadership

Rodney Earl Martin
Board Chair

CEO

Jennifer Tolle Whiteside
President, CEO

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