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John D & Catherine T Macarthur Foundation

Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

John D & Catherine T Macarthur Foundation is a private foundation based in Chicago, IL that was founded in 1971. As of 2019 they had $132 million in revenue and $6.5 billion in assets.

The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation supports creative people and effective institutions committed to building a more just, verdant, and peaceful world.

John D & Catherine T Macarthur Foundation makes grants to other organizations, such as $12,000,000 to Nia Tero Foundation for "In Support of General Operations."; $10,000,000 to Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) for "In Support of A Strategic Alliance With the Nature Conservancy To Advance Climate Solutions."; $9,000,000 to Sesame Workshop (SW) for "To Enhance Caregiver-Child Engagement and Improve Children's Learning and Socio-Emotional Outcomes By Implementing A Large-Scale Early Childhood Intervention in the Syrian Response Region."; $7,000,000 to International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) for "To Support Expansion of Biofortified Crops in Six Sub-Saharan African Countries and Decrease Levels of Vitamin A, Zinc, and Iron Deficiencies in Children."; and $5,000,000 to ClimateWorks Foundation for "To Support the Kigali Cooling Efficiency Program.".

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: John D And Catherine T Macarthur Foundation Consolidated.

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Form 990s for John D & Catherine T Macarthur Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 18, 2020990PFView PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990PFView PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990PFView PDF
2015-12Jun 13, 2017990PFView PDF
2014-12Jan 21, 2016990PFView PDF
...and three more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for John D & Catherine T Macarthur Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Investment income and dividends$22,415,835
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$74,867,991
Gross sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$35,622,118
Total revenues$132,905,944

Vendors for John D & Catherine T Macarthur Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Quarles and Brady LLPTax accounting2020-02-18
█████████ ████████Software2019-08-29
██████████CRM software2019-08-29
█████████ ███Program Evaluation$1,149,2792018-12-01
██████████ █████████Program Evaluation$1,147,6162018-12-01
████████ ███████Technology Support$912,3972018-12-01
███ █████████████Program Evaluation$1,050,5812018-12-01
███ ██████████ █████ ███Program Support$2,017,1562018-12-01
...and 10 more vendors

Personnel at John D & Catherine T Macarthur Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Susan E. ManskeVice President and Chief Investment Officer$1.6 millionJuly 12, 2019
Jennifer BartlettAssociate To the Vice President-July 12, 2019
██████ ███████Managing Director , Communications / Managing Director, Communications$272,209July 12, 2019
████████ ███████Managing Director, Evaluation-July 12, 2019
█████ ████████Managing Director, Impact Investments-July 12, 2019
█████████ ████Managing Director, Core Services$92,450July 12, 2019
████████ ███████Associate To the Managing Director-July 12, 2019
███████ ███████Managing Director, People and Culture-July 12, 2019
██████ █████████Associate To the Managing Director Impact Investments-July 12, 2019
█████████ █████Managing Director, Programs-July 12, 2019
...and 22 more key personnel

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