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Human Services : Social Services (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Dakota Indian Foundation

Supporting the social enhancement and cultural preservation of the Dakota Sioux Indian People

28.02

209 North Main Street Chamberlain, SD 57325
tel: (605) 234-5472   Web Site
EIN: 23-7112391

Board Leadership
Ellen Durkin
President

CEO
Mike Mormile
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 28.02
  Financial 0.00
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00
This rating was published 08/03/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Dakota Indian Foundation was founded in 1971 because of the concern for the plight of the Dakota Sioux Indian and to find some means to assist them and preserve their history and culture. The Foundation grants funds to groups and organizations throughout the former Great Sioux Nation to support a wide variety of activities directly related to the social enhancement and cultural preservation of the Dakota Sioux Indian People, such as: the publication of texts which preserve and teach the language and culture; preschool tuition and post-High School scholarships; distribution of clothing, bedding and books on the reservations; and a facility to house, preserve and display examples of the Indian culture.

Dakota Indian Foundation was founded in 1971 because of the concern for the plight of the Dakota Sioux Indian and to find some means to assist them and preserve their history and culture. The Foundation grants funds to groups and organizations throughout the former Great Sioux Nation to support a wide variety of activities directly related to the social enhancement and cultural preservation of the Dakota Sioux Indian People, such as: the publication of texts which preserve and teach the language and culture; preschool tuition and post-High School scholarships; distribution of clothing, bedding and books on the reservations; and a facility to house, preserve and display examples of the Indian culture.

Financial

0.00

Accountability & Transparency

81.00

This rating was published 08/03/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
16.5%
  Administrative Expenses 38.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 45.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.44
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.76
  Program Expenses Growth -8.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Dakota Indian Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Dakota Indian Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Dakota Indian Foundation (SD) 28.02
Adopt-A-Native-Elder Program (UT) 96.17
First Nations Development Institute (CO) 96.81
Native American Heritage Association (SD) 96.46
AISES (NM) 89.77

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $555,655
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $555,655
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $555,655
   Other Revenue $9,041
TOTAL REVENUE $564,696
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $75,019
   Administrative Expenses $229,032
   Fundraising Expenses $215,376
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $519,427
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $45,269
   
Net Assets $397,814

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
Education Scholarships $44,910 59.9%
Cultural Preservation Grants $30,109 40.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-06 08/03/2021 28.02
2019-06 03/01/2020 28.02
2018-06 06/01/2019 28.02
2017-06 12/01/2018 27.44
2015-06 06/01/2016 27.44
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 02/01/2016 27.44
2014-06 09/01/2015 27.44
2013-06 12/20/2013 25.53
2012-06 06/01/2013 26.17
2011-06 12/01/2011 24.60
2010-06 11/01/2011 24.60
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 04/01/2011 59.57
2009-06 04/01/2010 57.21
2008-06 02/01/2009 57.50
2006-06 12/01/2006 60.00
2005-06 01/01/2006 52.81
2004-06 05/01/2005 54.18

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

EIN 23-7112391
Name in IRS Master File DAKOTA INDIAN FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code P84
NTEE Classification Ethnic, Immigrant Centers, Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (29) Other religious activities
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 May, 1971
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$51,496 9.91% Michael Normile Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Dakota Indian Foundation (SD) 28.02
First Nations Development Institute (CO) 96.81
AISES (NM) 89.77
Native American Heritage Association (SD) 96.46
Adopt-A-Native-Elder Program (UT) 96.17

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Charity Contact Info

Dakota Indian Foundation
209 North Main Street
Chamberlain, SD 57325
tel: (605) 234-5472
fax: (605) 734-5858
EIN: 23-7112391

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 340
Chamberlain, SD 57325

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Board Leadership

Ellen Durkin
President

CEO

Mike Mormile
Executive Director

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