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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
████ █████ ████ ██████Insurance2019-12-31
█████Claims processing, Contract Administrator, Named fiduciary, Participant communication$23,1252019-12-31
███ ████████ █████Investment management2019-12-31
█████████ ████ █████████ ███████Insurance2019-12-31
███ ████ █████████ ███████ ██ ██████Insurance2019-12-31
████████ ███Insurance agent or broker$31,1532019-12-31
█████ ███Audit accounting2019-12-31
...and eight 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

Peer private foundations

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2William T Grant Foundation501(c)(3)$40 millionNew York, NY
3Joyce Foundation501(c)(3)$75 millionChicago, IL
4Steans Family Foundation (SFF)501(c)(3)$33 millionChicago, IL
5G. R. White Trust501(c)(3)$34 millionChicago, IL
6Foundation for A Just Society (FJS)501(c)(3)$125 millionNew York, NY
7The Ford Foundation501(c)(3)$129 millionNew York, NY
8The Grace and Mercy Foundation501(c)(3)$48 millionNew York, NY
9Michael and Susan Dell Foundation (MSDF)501(c)(3)$139 millionAustin, TX
10M J Murdock Charitable Trust501(c)(3)$115 millionVancouver, WA
11Charles K. Blandin Residuary Trust501(c)(3)$33 millionLas Vegas, NV
12Robert A Welch Foundation501(c)(3)$56 millionHouston, TX
13Heinz Endowments501(c)(3)$114 millionPittsburgh, PA
14Foellinger Foundation501(c)(3)$66 millionFort Wayne, IN
15University Financing Foundation501(c)(3)$50 millionMarietta, GA
16Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation (DESC)501(c)(3)$37 millionDetroit, MI
17Cornelia T Bailey Charitable Trust501(c)(3)$343 millionWest Palm Beach, FL
18Lumina Foundation501(c)(3)$66 millionIndianapolis, IN
19Heising Simons Foundation501(c)(3)$179 millionLos Altos, CA
20Charles H Dater Foundation501(c)(3)$62 millionCincinnati, OH
21Margaret A Cargill Foundation501(c)(3)$96 millionEden Prairie, MN
22Charter School Growth Fund (CSGF)501(c)(3)$216 millionBroomfield, CO
23The Carmel Hill Fund Education Program501(c)(3)$61 millionNew York, NY
24Rippleworks501(c)(3)$296 millionRedwood City, CA
25California Wellness Foundation501(c)(3)$71 millionLos Angeles, CA