Daniel Murphy Scholarship Fund

Daniel Murphy Scholarship Fund

Chicago, IL 60606
Tax ID36-3675466

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The Daniel Murphy Scholarship Fund offers high school scholarship assistance and programmatic support to Chicago students from economically disadvantaged backgrounds. DMSF makes a powerful difference in the lives of Murphy Scholars by providing them with the best opportunity for high school, college, and life-long success.


Financial assistance - The fund provides scholarships and other financial support to economically disadvantaged Chicago area students allowing them to attend leading private and parochial high schools in the Chicago area and top boarding schools across the country. During the 2017/2018 and 2016/2017 school years, the fund served 442 and 404 scholars, respectively.

Interesting data from their 2019 990 filing

The purpose of the non-profit is listed in the filing as “See part i line 1.”.

When discussing its operations, they were characterized as: “The mission of the daniel murphy scholarship fund is to give high school scholarship assistance and educational support to chicago students from economically disadvantaged backgrounds. the fund seeks to make a life-altering difference in the lives of its scholars by providing them with the best opportunity to succeed in high school and college.”.

  • The non-profit's legally reported state of operation is IL.
  • The filing states that the non-profit's address in the year 2019 is 309 W WASHINGTON SUITE 700, CHICAGO, IL, 60606.
  • The form submitted by the non-profit for 2019 shows a total of 26 employees.
  • Is not a private foundation.
  • Expenses are greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue is greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue less expenses is -$595,947.
  • The organization has 16 independent voting members.
  • The organization was formed in 1989.
  • The organization pays $1,122,864 in salary, compensation, and benefits to its employees.
  • The organization pays $613,894 in fundraising expenses.

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