EIN 75-1709180

Community Foundation of West Texas

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
8
State
Year formed
1981
Most recent tax filings
2019-12
NTEE code, primary
Description
To receive and accept funds and property to be administered exclusively for charitable purposes primarily in the Texas south plains area. To enhance philanthropy and strengthen the sense of Community in the region. The Community Foundation of West Tex...
Also known as...
Lubbock Area Foundation

Program areas at Community Foundation of West Texas

The organization's largest program is grantmaking. Approximately 13% of grants in 2019 were directed by the board of directors through field of interest and discretionary funds that address vital Community needs in the south plains region and respond to emerging opportunities in a wide range of charitable organizations. Focus areas include basic needs and self-sufficiency, education and youth, civic, social and economic development, and arts and culture. 7% of funds distributed in 2019 were from scholarship funds. The remaining 80% of grants authorized by the board of directors in 2019 were from endowed and limited-term designated and donor-advised funds
The organization is committed to Community betterment and growing regional philanthropy. In 2019, grants awarded by the Community Foundation and its affiliates in plainview/hale county, post/garza county, levelland/hockley county and slaton reached an all-time high and included multiple collaborative Community projects such as giving tuesday, a downtown/redevelopment project and a regional mental health needs assessment.

Form 990s for Community Foundation of West Texas

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-04-01990View PDF
2018-122020-01-30990View PDF
2017-122019-02-21990View PDF
2016-122018-01-18990View PDF
2015-122017-02-21990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Community Foundation of West Texas

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Sessions Family FoundationFund Community Impact Programs$40,000
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...and 6 more grants received

Grants made by Community Foundation of West Texas

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Lubbock ExperienceGateway/tornado Memorial Park$1,593,715
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...and 85 more grants made

Financials for Community Foundation of West Texas

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$4,107,688
Program services$10,407
Investment income and dividends$1,062,692
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$1,480,993
Net income from fundraising events$442
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$6,662,222

Personnel at Community Foundation of West Texas

NameTitleCompensation
Diann WindhamGrants Committee Chair$0
Tony PrivettDonor Relations Chair$0
Tim PridmoreBoard Chair$0
 Subscribe to viewChairman$0
 Subscribe to viewIncoming Board Chair$0
...and 9 more key personnel

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Northwest Connecticut Community FoundationTorrington, CT$4,704,039
The Community Foundation of Howard CountyColumbia, MD$14,305,435
Chester County Community Foundation (CCCF)West Chester, PA$11,022,747
The Community Foundation of West Chester / LibertyWest Chester, OH$3,188,663
Johnson County Community FoundationFranklin, IN$4,002,642
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Truman Heartland Community Foundation (THCF)Independence, MO$10,906,652
Berks County Community FoundationReading, PA$9,488,983
Greater Manhattan Community FoundationManhattan, KS$10,040,784
The Taos Community FoundationTaos, NM$4,089,531
Fond du Lac Area FoundationFond Du Lac, WI$4,246,782
Peninsula Community Foundation of VirginiaHampton, VA$3,845,542
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Juneau Community FoundationJuneau, AK$5,196,744
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Fremont Area Community FoundationFremont, MI$10,648,305
Armstrong County Community FoundationKittanning, PA$3,675,740
Community Foundation of Greater DubuqueDubuque, IA$25,916,968
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Wayne County Indiana FoundationRichmond, IN$9,521,795
Muskingum County Community Foundation (MCCF)Zanesville, OH$3,167,045
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$6,662,222
2019
Yearly growth
-26.2%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$5,242,996
2019
Yearly growth
54.4%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$51,132,207
2019
Yearly growth
16.4%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
8
2019
Yearly growth
33.3%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
6102 82ND Street No 8B
Lubbock, TX 79424
Metro area
Lubbock, TX
Website URL
cfwtx.org/ 
Phone
(806) 762-8061
IRS details
EIN
75-1709180
Fiscal year end
December
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1981
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
T31: Community Foundations
NAICS code, primary
813211: Grantmaking Foundations
Parent/child status
Independent