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New York City Police Foundation

Invest in a safe city

four stars

94.31

555 Fifth Avenue 15th Floor
New York, NY 10017
tel: (212) 751-8170   Web Site
EIN: 13-2711338

Board Leadership
H. Dale Hemmerdinger
Chairman

CEO
Susan L. Birnbaum
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.31 four stars
  Financial 99.14 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The New York City Police Foundation, Inc. was established in 1971 by business and civic leaders as an independent organization to promote excellence in the NYPD and improve public safety in New York City. The Police Foundation supports programs designed to help the NYPD keep pace with rapidly evolving technology, strategies and training. The New York City Police Foundation: provides resources that are not readily available through other means - to date $100 million has been invested in 400 innovative NYPD programs; serves as a vehicle for tax-exempt gifts and grants from individuals, businesses, and philanthropies; is the first municipal foundation of its kind in the country, and serves as a model for similar organizations in other cities; and is the only organization authorized to raise funds on behalf of the NYPD.

The New York City Police Foundation, Inc. was established in 1971 by business and civic leaders as an independent organization to promote excellence in the NYPD and improve public safety in New York City. The Police Foundation supports programs designed to help the NYPD keep pace with rapidly evolving technology, strategies and training. The New York City Police Foundation: provides resources that are not readily available through other means - to date $100 million has been invested in 400 innovative NYPD programs; serves as a vehicle for tax-exempt gifts and grants from individuals, businesses, and philanthropies; is the first municipal foundation of its kind in the country, and serves as a model for similar organizations in other cities; and is the only organization authorized to raise funds on behalf of the NYPD.

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Financial

four stars

99.14

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 06/01/2018 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)
82.0%
  Administrative Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.60
  Program Expenses Growth 26.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New York City Police Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New York City Police Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,828,112
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $3,178,569
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,000,000
Total Contributions $9,006,681
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $9,006,681
   Other Revenue $884,705
TOTAL REVENUE $9,891,386
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,041,205
   Administrative Expenses $1,026,217
   Fundraising Expenses $650,832
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,718,254
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $173,132
   
Net Assets $12,255,250

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$247,300 2.54% Susan L. Birnbaum President & CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$215,741 2.21% Gregg Roberts Executive Director

Mission

The New York City Police Foundation, Inc. was established in 1971 by business and civic leaders as an independent organization to promote excellence in the NYPD and improve public safety in New York City. The Police Foundation supports programs designed to help the NYPD keep pace with rapidly evolving technology, strategies and training. The New York City Police Foundation: provides resources that are not readily available through other means - to date $100 million has been invested in 400 innovative NYPD programs; serves as a vehicle for tax-exempt gifts and grants from individuals, businesses, and philanthropies; is the first municipal foundation of its kind in the country, and serves as a model for similar organizations in other cities; and is the only organization authorized to raise funds on behalf of the NYPD.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New York City Police Foundation (NY) 94.31 four stars
Los Angeles Police Foundation (CA) 88.40 three stars
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Correctional Peace Officers Foundation (CA) 86.30 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

New York City Police Foundation
555 Fifth Avenue
15th Floor
New York, NY 10017
tel: (212) 751-8170
fax: (212) 750-7616
EIN: 13-2711338

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Board Leadership

H. Dale Hemmerdinger
Chairman

CEO

Susan L. Birnbaum
President & CEO