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The Wege Foundation

Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

The Wege Foundation is a private foundation based in Grand Rapids, MI that was founded in 1967. As of 2019 they had $31 million in revenue and $286 million in assets.

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Form 990s for The Wege Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 28, 2020990PFView PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990PFView PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990PFView PDF
2015-12Mar 8, 2017990PFView PDF
2014-12Feb 17, 2016990PFView PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for The Wege Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Investment income and dividends$5,075,330
Net rental income$4,800
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$26,422,155
Gross sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$152,574
Total revenues$31,654,859

Vendors for The Wege Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
EventBriteFundraising software2020-06-16
█████████Content management system software2020-06-16
█████ ██████ ███Tax accounting2020-01-28
██████ ███Software2019-09-23
██████ ████████ ███ ████ ███Legal Services$92,4342018-12-01

Personnel at The Wege Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Mark van PuttenPresident , Chief Executive Officer$297,006Aug. 1, 2019
Katy FurtadoDirector of Grants and Operations-Aug. 1, 2019
████████ ███████Grants Manager$67,969Dec. 31, 2017
████ █ █████Former Treasurer , Chief Financial Officer$137,830Dec. 31, 2017
██████ █████Program Associate$55,641Aug. 1, 2019
█████ █████████Former Executive Director$0Dec. 31, 2016

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14Dian Graves Owen Foundation501(c)(3)$32 millionAbilene, TX
15Robertson Foundation501(c)(3)$93 millionNew York, NY
16Stuller Family Foundation501(c)(3)$11 millionLafayette, LA
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