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Hawaii Community Foundation

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three stars

87.36

827 Fort Street Mall Honolulu, HI 96813
tel: (888) 731-3863   Web Site
EIN: 99-0261283

Board Leadership
Deborah K. Berger
Chair

CEO
Kelvin Taketa
President & Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.36 three stars
  Financial 84.03 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

84.03

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
86.6%
  Administrative Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 11.49
  Program Expenses Growth 2.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hawaii Community Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hawaii Community Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hawaii Community Foundation (HI) 87.36 three stars
Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee (TN) 94.48 four stars
Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts (MA) 89.12 three stars
The Greater Cincinnati Foundation (OH) 97.17 four stars
Austin Community Foundation (TX) 94.94 four stars

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Established in 1916, the Hawaii Community Foundation (HCF) is one of the oldest community foundations in the United States. The HCF is a public, statewide, charitable services and grant making organization supported by donor contributions for the benefit of Hawaii's people. HCF helps people make a difference by inspiring the spirit of giving and by investing in people and solutions to benefit every island community. HCF ranks among the top 40 largest community foundations out of 600 across the nation, and we distribute more than $30 million in grants each year.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $23,169,114
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $2,950,353
   Government Grants $4,356,200
Total Contributions $30,475,667
   Program Service Revenue $1,202,547
Total Primary Revenue $31,678,214
   Other Revenue $24,420,042
TOTAL REVENUE $56,098,256
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $35,113,766
   Administrative Expenses $3,161,052
   Fundraising Expenses $2,247,018
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $40,521,836
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $15,576,420
   
Net Assets $441,120,642

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
Grantmaking $34,678,667 98.8%
Grant Evaluation and Grant Management Services $435,099 1.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.36 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 87.28 three stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 88.25 three stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 85.91 three stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 90.39 four stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 91.45 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 94.99 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 96.53 four stars
2008-12 06/01/2010 97.47 four stars
2007-12 05/01/2009 93.33 four stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 98.99 four stars
2005-12 05/01/2007 95.57 four stars
2004-12 04/01/2006 88.92 three stars
2003-12 04/01/2005 84.77 three stars
2002-12 05/01/2004 88.39 three stars
2001-12 02/05/2003 86.49 three stars
2000-12 10/15/2002 79.56 two 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 99-0261283
Name in IRS Master File HAWAII COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
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 (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, etc.
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 July, 1996
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$353,248 0.87% Kelvin H. Taketa President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$180,143 0.44% Jennifer Goto Sabas Director

Established in 1916, the Hawaii Community Foundation (HCF) is one of the oldest community foundations in the United States. The HCF is a public, statewide, charitable services and grant making organization supported by donor contributions for the benefit of Hawaii's people. HCF helps people make a difference by inspiring the spirit of giving and by investing in people and solutions to benefit every island community. HCF ranks among the top 40 largest community foundations out of 600 across the nation, and we distribute more than $30 million in grants each year.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hawaii Community Foundation (HI) 87.36 three stars
California Community Foundation (CA) 95.47 four stars
The Boston Foundation (MA) 97.14 four stars
Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee (TN) 94.48 four stars
Greater Milwaukee Foundation (WI) 97.10 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Hawaii Community Foundation
827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
tel: (888) 731-3863
fax: (808) 521-6286
EIN: 99-0261283

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Board Leadership

Deborah K. Berger
Chair

CEO

Kelvin Taketa
President & Chief Executive Officer

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