EIN 64-0845750

Community Foundation for Mississippi

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The Community Foundation of greater jackson is a nonprofit, Community corporation created by and for the people of hinds, rankin and madison counties.
Also known as...
Community Foundation of Greater Jackson
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Program areas at Community Foundation for Mississippi

The Foundation's mission is to provide philanthropic leadership by meeting the needs of the region's donors and grant seekers. It encourages donations for charitable, educational and scientific purposes.

Grants made by Community Foundation for Mississippi

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Revitalize MississippiGeneral Oper Support$525,000
Mississippi Museum of Art (MMA)General Oper Support$356,818
Mississippi Journalism and Education GroupGeneral Oper Support$260,000
...and 105 more grants made totalling $4,681,897

Who funds Community Foundation for Mississippi

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF)Increase Student Achievement and Outcomes By Partnering With Jackson Public Schools on Its District Transformation Plan, Embedding the Science of Reading Into Early Childhood Preparation Programs, and Providing English Language Supports To Students in East Biloxi$3,720,000
W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF)Expand Reporting and Investigative Journalism Through Building Capacity, Training, and Networking of Traditional and Emerging Newsrooms in Mississippi on How To Collect, Report, and Use Data To Create Compelling and Informative Stories To Elevate Underrepresented Voices and Change Narratives$618,180
Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift FundFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$283,350
...and 17 more grants received

Personnel at Community Foundation for Mississippi

Jane AlexanderPresident and Chief Executive Officer$118,586
Cynthia BuchananVice President for Operations
Dawn UpchurchVice President of Finance / Director of Finance
Theresa EricksonVice President for Philanthropy
Kenneth D. WiandtDirector of Finance
...and 5 more key personnel

Financials for Community Foundation for Mississippi

RevenuesFYE 03/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$9,472,918
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$2,421,927
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$2,014,153
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$393,334
Total revenues$14,302,332

Form 990s for Community Foundation for Mississippi

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-032021-02-24990View PDF
2019-032020-09-01990View PDF
2018-032019-05-14990View PDF
2017-032018-01-19990View PDF
2016-032017-06-30990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

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Douglas County Community FoundationLawrence, KS$8,552,259
Community Foundation of Elkhart County (CFEC)Elkhart, IN$41,619,440
Sioux Falls Area Community Foundation (SFACF)Sioux Falls, SD$59,923,672
Cherokee Strip Community FoundationEnid, OK$9,292,511
Inland Empire Community Foundation (TCF)Riverside, CA$28,925,228
Community Foundation of Jackson HoleJackson, WY$47,502,372
Kearney Area Community FoundationKearney, NE$7,420,402
Community Foundation of South GeorgiaThomasville, GA$11,038,110
Data update history
May 18, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 2 new personnel
May 11, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 1 new vendor, including
May 6, 2023
Received grants
Identified 3 new grant, including a grant for $3,720,000 from W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF)
April 15, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 5 new personnel
August 2, 2022
Received grants
Identified 5 new grant, including a grant for $50,000 from Frances and Cooper Morrison Foundation
Nonprofit Types
Grantmaking organizationsCommunity foundationsCharities
Community improvement
Operates donor advised fundsProvides grantsState / local levelEndowed supportProvides scholarshipsTax deductible donations
General information
119 S President St 1st Floor
Jackson, MS 39201
Metro area
Jackson, MS
Hinds County, MS
Website URL
(601) 974-6044
Facebook page
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
T31: Community Foundations
NAICS code, primary
813211: Grantmaking Foundations
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