EIN 23-7250641

Rochester Area Community Foundation (RACF)

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
37
Year formed
1972
Most recent tax filings
2020-03-01
NTEE code, primary
Description
Rochester Area Community Foundation, in partnership with generous philanthropists and community partners, works to improve the quality of life for people who live and work in the eight-county region through its leadership and strategic grantmaking.

Program areas at RACF

Grants, scholarships, and program services are distributed primarily in the new york counties of monroe, wayne, ontario, livingston, genesee, orleans, seneca and yates. Rochester Area Community Foundation assists local citizens in meeting Community needs and improving the region's quality of life through a voluntary pooling of their financial resources, time, and energy. Principal areas of benefit are education, human services, arts and culture, and civic improvement. Distributions were made to 1804 agencies and individuals.

Form 990s for RACF

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-032021-04-05990View PDF
2019-032020-06-04990View PDF
2018-032019-02-25990View PDF
2017-032017-11-30990View PDF
2016-032016-11-18990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Rochester Area Community Foundation (RACF)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
The Kenlou FoundationTo Support the Organization$2,753,620
 View purchase optionsCharitable Purpose$1,676,000
 View purchase optionsGeneral$700,000
...and 29 more grants received

Grants made by RACF

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Buzzards Bay CoalitionSupport the Goals and Objectives of BBC$900,000
Highland Park ConservancyReconstruction of the Children's Pavilion$609,666
Wadsworth LibraryFor General Support$584,000
 View purchase optionsFor General Support, Faculty Support Campaign$552,410
 View purchase optionsFor General Support$487,610
...and 656 more grants made

Financials for RACF

RevenuesFYE 03/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$21,895,423
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$3,410,216
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$11,933,442
Net income from fundraising events$-16,223
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$749,645
Total revenues$37,972,503

Personnel at RACF

NameTitleCompensation
Jennifer LeonardPresident and Chief Executive Officer$322,174
Amy S. VarsSenior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer$171,545
Mary HolleranSenior Vice President, Communications$118,419
 View purchase optionsVice President, Community Programs
 View purchase optionsVice President, Philanthropic Engagement
...and 12 more key personnel

Organizations like RACF

OrganizationLocationRevenue
Vermont Community FoundationMiddlebury, VT$31,495,825
The Boston Foundation (TBF)Boston, MA$182,767,888
The Greater Cincinnati FoundationCincinnati, OH$137,413,135
The Dallas FoundationDallas, TX$97,887,988
Arizona Community FoundationPhoenix, AZ$106,808,500
Montana Community Foundation (MCF)Helena, MT$24,837,343
Philadelphia Foundation (PF)Philadelphia, PA$79,448,283
New Hampshire Charitable FoundationConcord, NH$103,387,258
Santa Fe Community FoundationSanta Fe, NM$23,168,047
The Community Foundation of Frederick CountyFrederick, MD$16,443,346
Maine Community FoundationEllsworth, ME$41,862,877
The San Diego FoundationSan Diego, CA$147,340,158
Baton Rouge Area Foundation (BRAF)Baton Rouge, LA$44,911,315
Chester County Community Foundation (CCCF)West Chester, PA$10,391,723
Truman Heartland Community Foundation (THCF)Independence, MO$10,906,652
San Antonio Area FoundationSan Antonio, TX$131,999,201
Nebraska Community Foundation (NCF)Lincoln, NE$36,819,625
The Pittsburgh FoundationPittsburgh, PA$88,473,154
East Tennessee Foundation (ETF)Knoxville, TN$26,643,937
Hartford Foundation for Public Giving (HFPG)Hartford, CT$86,652,679
The Greater New Orleans FoundationNew Orleans, LA$58,425,140
The Cleveland FoundationCleveland, OH$120,009,767
Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan (CFSEM)Detroit, MI$124,891,925
Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo (CFGB)Buffalo, NY$60,605,250
Central New York Community FoundationSyracuse, NY$28,975,923
Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$37,972,503
2020
Yearly growth
-3.5%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$30,649,438
2020
Yearly growth
-7.8%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$325,660,276
2020
Yearly growth
-12.8%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
37
2020
Yearly growth
8.8%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
500 East Ave
Rochester, NY 14607
Metro area
Rochester, NY
County
Monroe County, NY
Website URL
racf.org 
Phone
(585) 271-4100
Facebook page
Rochester-Area-Community-Foundation 
Twitter profile
@racf500 
IRS details
EIN
23-7250641
Fiscal year end
March
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1972
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