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Austin Community Foundation

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Austin Community Foundation is a community foundation based in Austin, TX that was founded in 1977. As of 2019 they had $57 million in revenue and $234 million in assets.

To promote philanthropy and improve the quality of life in the Austin area through grants in the areas of Arts/Culture; Education & Training; Community Service & Community Development; Environment; Health; Human Services; Recreation & Leisure; and Ani...

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Program areas at Austin Community Foundation

Grantmaking. The Foundation makes grants from the various endowments and funds that it holds. The Foundation has a competitive grants cycle that makes grants only in the central Texas region to support public charities and government efforts in the following issue areas: arts/culture; education/training; Community development/service; environment; health; human services; animal-related services; and recreation/leisure. Additionally, through designated, donor-advised and field of interest funds, the Foundation makes grants to public charities and governmental entities locally, state-wide, nationally and occasionally, internationally.

Initiatives and other Community efforts. The Foundation through a variety of efforts works with non-profit organizations and individuals to raise awareness of Community need and the impact that private philanthropy can make. The Foundation provides vehicles for individuals to get involved with the Community through grant making and Community building. The Foundation also serves as the fiscal sponsor for the charitable projects.

Scholarships. The Foundation grants scholarships for students attending institutions of higher education and vocation/technical education institutions. All scholarships are paid directly to the educational institution.

Form 990s for Austin Community Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jun 5, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Dec 28, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Mar 3, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Feb 18, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Austin Community Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$49,493,721
Program services$78,000
Investment income and dividends$5,199,839
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$185,827
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$2,619,036
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$-7,570
Total revenues$57,568,853

Vendors for Austin Community Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-06-16
████████ ████████████Software2020-06-16
███ █████ ███████ ███Tax accounting2019-11-13
█████████ ████████Services$346,9092018-12-01
█████████ ██████████Consulting Services for Tegac Fund$152,2502018-12-01
██████ ████████ ███Professional Services Impact Fund Strat$152,5152018-12-01
████ █████████ ███Rent$187,2182018-12-01

Personnel at Austin Community Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Mike NellisPresident and Chief Executive Officer$215,000June 5, 2020
Coralie PledgerChief Financial Officer$155,771Dec. 31, 2018
██████ █ ███████Vice President - Community Impact$110,374Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ██████Vice President - Marketing and Communications$104,981Dec. 31, 2018
█████ █████Vice President - Donor Relations$112,551Dec. 31, 2018
███ █████Senior Philanthropic Officer / Director of Donor Relations-Aug. 29, 2018
███ ███████Manager , Office Operations and Human Resources / Manager , Office Administration and Human Resources-Aug. 29, 2018
█████ █████Controller-Aug. 29, 2018
███████ █████Treasurer$0May 28, 2020
█████ ████████Secretary$0July 12, 2019
...and eight more key personnel

Peer community foundations

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4East Texas COMMUNITIES Foundation (ETCF)501(c)(3)$30 millionTyler, TX
5Houston Jewish Community Foundation501(c)(3)$31 millionHouston, TX
6Community Foundation of Abilene501(c)(3)$17 millionAbilene, TX
7The Dallas Foundation501(c)(3)$71 millionDallas, TX
8King Baudouin Foundation Us501(c)(3)$27 millionNew York, NY
9Winston-Salem Foundation501(c)(3)$56 millionWinston Salem, NC
10CREATE Foundation501(c)(3)$26 millionTupelo, MS
11Central Carolina Community Foundation501(c)(3)$31 millionColumbia, SC
12Spartanburg County Foundation501(c)(3)$20 millionSpartanburg, SC
13Jewish Community Foundation of Orange County (JCFOC)501(c)(3)$17 millionIrvine, CA
14InFaith Community Foundation (ICF)501(c)(3)$66 millionMinneapolis, MN
15Gulf Coast Community Foundation501(c)(3)$73 millionVenice, FL
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18Essex County Community Foundation (ECCF)501(c)(3)$41 millionDanvers, MA
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21The University of Oklahoma Foundation501(c)(3)$174 millionNorman, OK
22High Point Community Foundation501(c)(3)$47 millionHigh Point, NC
23Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro (CFGG)501(c)(3)$22 millionGreensboro, NC
24The Greater New Orleans Foundation501(c)(3)$53 millionNew Orleans, LA
25The San Diego Foundation501(c)(3)$155 millionSan Diego, CA