EIN 61-0659432

Delta Dental of Kentucky

IRS 501(c) type
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Year formed
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NTEE code, primary
Delta Dental of Kentucky's mission has always been to lead the markets it serves, deliver unmatched quality and value in its programs and services, and vigorously promote the importance of oral health as an essential part of overall health. J. Jude Thompson runs the company from Louisville, KY.
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Delta Dental of Kentucky is the largest and most experienced Dental benefit administrator in Kentucky. As a not-for-profit organization, Delta Dental of Kentucky's core mission is everyone deserves a happy and healthy smile. Delta Dental of Kentucky is committed to fulfilling this mission through their Dental, vision and life benefit programs as well as corporate philanthropic initiatives. Delta Dental of Kentucky insures nearly 800,000 smiles throughout the commonwealth of Kentucky through group and individual plans. See schedule o for continuationfor close to six decades, Delta Dental of Kentucky ("ddky") has helped promote healthy smiles for its members by designing and administering innovative, cost-effective Dental benefit programs. These plans meet members' cost-objectives while improving and maintaining their oral health. Ddky is dedicated to its members and ensures superior customer service, as evidenced by nearly 90% of calls answered in less than 14 seconds. Ddky's award-winning customer service has a 95% satisfaction rating.ddky operates the largest Dental networks with 89% of participation among Kentucky dentists. Ddky's two large networks, Delta Dental ppo and Delta Dental premier, give members added protection by guaranteeing that participating dentists have agreed to accept the allowable amount negotiated by Delta Dental as payment for covered services. Ddky's dentist-credentialing program, cost management policies and fee reduction agreements with participating dentists help members receive quality dentistry and best Dental outcomes. In 2019, ddky expanded product offerings to include vision insurance for groups and individuals. In early 2020, Delta Dental again expanded into more ancillary lines offering group life and disability coverage. The group life and group disability is offered through a wholly owned subsidiary of ddky, Dental choice, Inc. Ensuring our mission of everyone deserves a happy & healthy smile is a core component of Delta Dental of Kentucky, a separate account was established at the community foundation of louisville in 2003 which is funded annually for giving purposes. Since the inception of the community foundation of louisville account in 2003, the corporate philanthropic giving has provided over $23 million in grants to over 160 organizations. In 2022, donations totaled approximatley $3.8 million and used to support 90+ organizations throughout Kentucky. These donations funded 26 Dental clinics across the commonwealth and 70% of these dollars were granted to organizations providing Dental care and oral health education to underserved populations.in 2022, ddky established a private foundation, Delta Dental of Kentucky foundation, Inc. ("ddky foundation"). The goal of the ddky foundation is to use this foundation for the giving activities of ddky and its subsidiaries.

Grants made by Delta Dental of Kentucky

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Delta Dental of Kentucky FoundationGeneral Donation$3,430,000
University of Kentucky Varsity Lettermans AssociationDonation$30,000
Bourbon CrusadersSilent Auction-Am Heart Assoc$24,600
...and 7 more grants made

Personnel at Delta Dental of Kentucky

J Jude ThompsonPresident and Chief Executive Officer / President , Chief Executive Officer / Chair / Director$1,415,932
Jude ThompsonPresident and Chief Executive Officer
Chris GreenVice President , Chief Financial Officer / Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Christopher W GreenVice President and Chief Financial Officer$606,107
Angela J NenniVice President and Chief Administrative Officer / Vice President and Operations / Vice President - Operations$608,200
...and 22 more key personnel

Financials for Delta Dental of Kentucky

RevenuesFYE 12/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$167,039,337
Investment income and dividends$1,335,949
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$-53,345
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-1,395,390
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$166,926,551

Form 990s for Delta Dental of Kentucky

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-122023-11-15990View PDF
2021-122022-11-14990View PDF
2020-122021-11-15990View PDF
2019-122021-06-25990View PDF
2018-122020-01-15990View PDF
...and 9 more Form 990s

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Data update history
January 9, 2024
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2022
January 8, 2024
Updated personnel
Identified 9 new personnel
December 27, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 1 new vendor, including
July 28, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2021
July 18, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2020
Nonprofit Types
Insurance companiesHealth organizationsHeadquarter / parent organizations
State / local level
General information
10100 Linn Station Rd No 700
Louisville, KY 40223
Metro area
Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN
Website URL
(502) 736-5000
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
E83: Health Care Financing
NAICS code, primary
52411: Direct Life, Health, and Medical Insurance Carriers
Parent/child status
Central organization
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