Philanthropy, Voluntarism, and Grantmaking

Arcs Foundation Inc Chicago Chapter

  • Oak Brook, IL
  • www.arcsfoundation.org/chicago

Mission Statement

The ARCS Foundation provides scholar awards to academically outstanding United States citizens studying to complete degrees in science, medicine and engineering, thereby contributing to the advancement of science and technology.

Main Programs

  1. Scholar Awards
Service Areas

Self-reported

Illinois

Chicago and suburbs

ruling year

1977

Principal Officer

Self-reported

Sue Dindia

Keywords

Self-reported

Universities Science Technology Engineering, Medicine

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EIN

36-2936845

 Number

7329476912

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution (T12)

Scholarships, Student Financial Aid, Awards (B82)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

How does this organization make a difference?

Programs

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What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

Scholar Awards

Merit based scholar awards given annually to graduate students in the sciences, engineering and medicine.

Category

Education

Population(s) Served

Adults

Budget

170000.00

Service Areas

Self-reported

Illinois

Chicago and suburbs

Funding Needs

Named award opportunities are available at the $10,000 level.

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Financials

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ARCS FOUNDATION INC ILLINOIS CHAPTER
Fiscal year: Jul 01-Jun 30
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Operations

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Arcs Foundation Inc Chicago Chapter

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Sue Dindia

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Sue Dindia

No Affiliation

Term: June 2010 - May 2011

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

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CEO OVERSIGHT

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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