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Charter School Growth Fund (CSGF)

Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

CSGF is a private foundation based in Broomfield, CO that was founded in 2005. As of 2019 they had $216 million in revenue and $353 million in assets.

The Charter School Growth Fund identifies the country's best charter schools, funds their expansion, and helps to increase their impact. We are driven by a conviction that all children deserve great public schools in their communities.

Charter School Growth Fund (CSGF) makes grants to other organizations, such as $1,500,000 to InspireNOLA Charter Schools for "Charter School Growth"; $1,000,000 to Idea Public Schools for "Charter School Growth"; $918,000 to FirstLine Schools for "Charter School Growth"; $750,000 to Kipp Texas Schools for "Charter School Growth"; and $720,000 to KIPP Bay Area Public Schools for "Charter School Growth".

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Charter Fund.

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Form 990s for CSGF

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Oct 25, 2019990PFView PDF
2017-12Nov 15, 2018990PFView PDF
2016-12Nov 3, 2017990PFView PDF
2015-12Dec 12, 2016990PFView PDF
2014-12Aug 10, 2015990PFView PDF
...and three more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for CSGF

Total grants, contributions, etc.$110,034,323
Investment income and dividends$1,861,909
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$100,356,613
Gross sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$31,790,550
Total revenues$216,260,861

Vendors for CSGF

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2020-06-15
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-06-15
█████████Content management system software2020-06-15
█████████Marketing software2020-06-15
██████████Fundraising software2020-06-15
█████████ ████████Software2020-03-17
█████ █████ ██Tax accounting2019-06-17
██████ ██████ ███ ████████ ███Legal Services$61,3922018-12-01
...and four more vendors

Personnel at CSGF

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Kevin HallPresident and Chief Executive Officer$518,603Sept. 30, 2020
J. Delano FordChief Operating Officer-Sept. 25, 2020
█████ █████Partner Chief Operating Officer$255,300Sept. 25, 2020
████ █████Chief Operating Officer-Sept. 25, 2020
██████ ██████Chief Marketing Officer-Sept. 25, 2020
████ █████Vice President, Finance and Accounting-Sept. 25, 2020
██████ ███████Vice President, Finance and Administration-Aug. 27, 2018
████ ██ ██ ████Vice President, Talent and Administration-Sept. 25, 2020
████ ██Vice President, Analytics$173,750Sept. 25, 2020
████████ ████ █████Principal, Impact Team-Sept. 25, 2020
...and 20 more key personnel

Peer private foundations

1Gates Family Foundation (GFF)501(c)(3)$67 millionDenver, CO
2The Colorado Health Foundation501(c)(3)$107 millionDenver, CO
3Burroughs Wellcome Fund501(c)(3)$57 millionRTP, NC
4Weingart Foundation501(c)(3)$153 millionLos Angeles, CA
5Simons Foundation501(c)(3)$441 millionNew York, NY
6Foundation for A Just Society (FJS)501(c)(3)$125 millionNew York, NY
7George Gund Foundation501(c)(3)$76 millionCleveland, OH
8Matan B'seter Foundation501(c)(3)$289 millionNew York, NY
9Tarsadia Foundation501(c)(3)$106 millionNewport Beach, CA
10David and Lucile Packard Foundation501(c)(3)$440 millionLos Altos, CA
11The Leona M and Harry B Helmsley Charitable Trust501(c)(3)$191 millionNew York, NY
12Moody Gardens501(c)(3)$101 millionGalveston, TX
13The Wallace Foundation501(c)(3)$86 millionNew York, NY
14JE Barbey 8 Tenacre Foundation501(c)(3)$62 millionPittsburgh, PA
15Otto Bremer Trust (OBT)501(c)(3)$77 millionSaint Paul, MN
16The Ahmanson Foundation501(c)(3)$56 millionBeverly Hills, CA
17The Schmidt Family Foundation (TSFF)501(c)(3)$613 millionPalo Alto, CA
18Ben Appelbaum Foundation501(c)(3)$58 millionNew York, NY
19John Templeton Foundation501(c)(3)$232 millionWest Conshohocken, PA
20Harry & Jeanette Weinberg Foundation501(c)(3)$138 millionOwings Mills, MD
21The Louis and Gloria Flanzer Philanthropic Trust501(c)(3)$95 millionNew York, NY
22W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF)501(c)(3)$386 millionBattle Creek, MI
23John D & Catherine T Macarthur Foundation501(c)(3)$132 millionChicago, IL
24Gordon E and Betty I Moore Foundation501(c)(3)$530 millionPalo Alto, CA
25Houston Endowment501(c)(3)$115 millionHouston, TX