EIN 23-7164967

The Ark

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
69
Year formed
1971
Most recent tax filings
2020-06
NTEE code, primary
Description
The Ark provides medical, dental, counseling, food, legal, emergency shelter and social support services to low-income individuals and families in need of the greater Chicago metropolitan area.

Program areas at The Ark

Social service assistance: provides case management, food, rent, utility and financial assistance, and legal aid to low-income individuals and families from The Ark's headquarters in chicago. 3,975 clients served.
Clinic: provides medical services, primarily through volunteer physicians and medical professionals, including blood tests and other diagnostic procedures, medications, eyeglasses, and mobility and post-operative aids. 463 clients served.
Ark northwest: provides increased access for northwest suburban clients to The Ark's vital human services, including case management, food pantry, rent & utility assistance, job counseling, and delivery of medications from The Ark's pharmacy. 967 clients served.

Form 990s for The Ark

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-062021-01-21990View PDF
2018-062019-06-19990View PDF
2017-062018-04-10990View PDF
2016-062017-07-13990View PDF
2015-062016-07-20990View PDF
...and 5 more Form 990s

Who funds The Ark

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago (JUF)Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago Grants - Operating Support$1,336,410
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...and 68 more grants received

Financials for The Ark

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$9,712,500
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$241,606
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$107,563
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$10,061,669

Personnel at The Ark

NameTitleCompensation
Marc SwatezExecutive Director$198,454
Caryn BrissmanMarketing Director
Michelle MovitzDirector of Development
 Subscribe to viewDirector of Pharmacy$100,318
 Subscribe to viewMedical Clinic Director
...and 19 more key personnel

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Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$10,061,669
2020
Yearly growth
6.9%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$7,181,680
2020
Yearly growth
5.2%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$13,699,419
2020
Yearly growth
35.6%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
69
2020
Yearly growth
-14.8%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
6450 N California Ave
Chicago, IL 60645
Metro area
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI
Website URL
arkchicago.org/ 
Phone
(773) 973-1000
Facebook page
arkchicago 
Twitter profile
@arkchicago 
IRS details
EIN
23-7164967
Fiscal year end
June
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1971
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
P60: Emergency Assistance
NAICS code, primary
621: Outpatient Health Care Practitioners and Facilities
Parent/child status
Independent