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Southwest Michigan First Corporation

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Southwest Michigan First Corporation is a economic development organization based in Kalamazoo, MI that was founded in 1988. As of 2019 they had $5.4 million in revenue and $6.5 million in assets.

To serve as a regional economic development organization for Southwest Michigan. The corporation is organized exclusively for charitable, religious, educational, and scientific purpose, including the making of distributions to organizations that are t...

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Program areas at Southwest Michigan First Corporation

Other economic development - the purpose is to serve as a regional economic development organization to attract business to and retain business in, and to reduce poverty and the burden of government by growing jobs in Southwest Michigan.

Form 990s for Southwest Michigan First Corporation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Sep 20, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Nov 30, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Jan 20, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Feb 5, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Southwest Michigan First Corporation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,885,715
Program services$1,736,091
Investment income and dividends$2,883
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$1,564
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-225,297
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$29,003
Total revenues$5,429,959

Vendors for Southwest Michigan First Corporation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2019-09-23
██████████Fundraising software2019-09-23
██████ ███ █████ ████Tax accounting2019-07-08
█████ ███ █████Printing$165,9002018-12-01
█ ████ ███████Marketing and Design$166,6492018-12-01
████ ██████ ██Tax accounting2014-10-15

Personnel at Southwest Michigan First Corporation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Erik VanallenPresident and Chief Executive Officer * Getman Corporation / Director / President and CEO * Getman Corporation$0Sept. 29, 2020
Ron KitchensChief Executive Officer$638,968Sept. 29, 2020
███ ████████Chief Financial Officer$146,202Dec. 31, 2018
██████ ██████Director-Sept. 29, 2020
██████ ███████Business Development Manager | Michigan Economic Development Corporation-Sept. 29, 2020
██████ █████Partner$125,475Dec. 31, 2018
████ █████Managing Partner$244,438Sept. 29, 2020
███ ███████████Partner$134,606Dec. 31, 2018
███ ██████President * Imperial Beverage$0Sept. 29, 2020
███████ ██ ██████Chairman$0Sept. 29, 2020
...and five more key personnel

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