The Nonprofit Ecosystem in Madison

Madison is home to 3k nonprofit organizations. In aggregate, these organizations account for $7b in revenue and employ 35k individuals.

How Large Are Madison, WI Nonprofits?

Organizations By Employee Count

132

1-5

83

6-10

106

11-25

71

26-50

48

51-100

35

101-250

24

250-1000

4

1000+

Employee Count Buckets

Number of Organizations

Organizations By Revenue Level

203

$50k-250k

352

$250k-1M

252

$1M-5M

49

$5M-10M

39

$10M-25M

20

$25M-100M

15

$100M+

Org Revenue Buckets

Number of Organizations

Where Do Madison, WI Nonprofits Focus?

The IRS classifies nonprofits along 25 different categories or NTEE classifications.

*Remaining NTEE categories account for 0 organizations.

Explore Nonprofits in Madison, WI

University Of Wisconsin Foundation

Madison, WI

Assets: $4b

Revenue: $529m

MISSION:

UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN FOUNDATION AIDS UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON BY SOLICITING GIFTS & BEQUESTS, ADMINISTERS & INVESTS SECURITIES & PROPERTIES, & DISTRIBUTES PAYMENTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN - MADISON.

Summit Credit Union

Madison, WI

Assets: $4b

Revenue: $183m

MISSION:

A COOPERATIVE, NONPROFIT CORPORATION, INCORPORATED UNDER WISCONSIN STATE LAW TO ENCOURAGE THRIFT AMONG ITS MEMBERS, CREATE A SOURCE OF CREDIT AT A FAIR AND REASONABLE COST, AND PROVIDE AN OPPORTUNITY FOR ITS MEMBERS TO IMPROVE THEIR ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL CONDITIONS.

University of Wisconsin Credit Union

Madison, WI

Assets: $3b

Revenue: $178m

MISSION:

THE UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN CREDIT UNION IS A FEDERALLY INSURED FINANCIAL INSTITUTION THAT PROVIDES CONSUMER FINANCIAL PRODUCTS AND SERVICES TO MEET THE MONEY MANAGEMENT GOALS OF ITS MEMBERS.

Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

Madison, WI

Assets: $3b

Revenue: $255m

MISSION:

ENABLE UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON RESEARCH TO SOLVE THE WORLD'S PROBLEMS.TO SUPPORT SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH WITHIN THE UW-MADISON COMMUNITY BY PROVIDING FINANCIAL SUPPORT, ACTIVELY MANAGING ASSETS, AND MOVING INNOVATIONS TO THE MARKETPLACE FOR A FINANCIAL RETURN AND GLOBAL IMPACT.

Ascendium Education Group Inc

Madison, WI

Assets: $2b

Revenue: $30m

MISSION:

ASCENDIUM EDUCATION GROUP, INC. OPERATES FOR THE SUPPORT AND BENEFIT OF ASCENDIUM EDUCATION SOLUTIONS AND NORTHSTAR GUARANTEE, INC.

Meriter Hospital Inc

Madison, WI

Assets: $833m

Revenue: $486m

MISSION:

MERITER HOSPITAL, INC. IS A NOT FOR PROFIT, LOCALLY GOVERNED COMMUNITY HOSPITAL. MERITER HOSPITAL PROVIDES A COMPREHENSIVE ARRAY OF PATIENT-FOCUSED INPATIENT AND OUTPATIENT SERVICES TO MEET THE HEALTH-RELATED NEEDS OF OUR COMMUNITY.

Wea Insurance Corporation

Madison, WI

Assets: $713m

Revenue: $615m

MISSION:

TO PROMOTE THE HEALTH AND FINANCIAL SECURITY OF PARTICIPANTS BY PROVIDING EXCELLENT BENEFIT PROGRAMS AND OUTSTANDING PERSONAL SERVICE THAT RESPECTS THE DIGNITY AND WORTH OF EVERY MEMBER.

Meriter Health Services Inc

Madison, WI

Assets: $577m

Revenue: $5m

MISSION:

TO HEAL THIS DAY, TEACH FOR TOMORROW, EMBRACE EXCELLENCE ALWAYS, SERVE OUR COMMUNITIES FOR A LIFETIME OF QUALITY HEALTH CARE.

Heritage Credit Union

Madison, WI

Assets: $389m

Revenue: $19m

MISSION:

SIMPLIFY BANKING, MEET PEOPLE'S FINANCIAL NEEDS, SAVE PEOPLE TIME.

Morgridge Institute Foundation Inc

Madison, WI

Assets: $373m

Revenue: $23m

MISSION:

THE MORGRIDGE INSTITUTE FOUNDATION OPERATES EXCLUSIVELY FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE MORGRIDGE INSTITUTE FOR RESEARCH, INC., A TAX-EXEMPT 501(C)3 MEDICAL RESEARCH ORGANIZATION AFFILIATED WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN - MADISON.THE FOUNDATION ADMINISTERS GIFTS, GRANTS, BEQUESTS, AND DEVISES TO PROMOTE, ENCOURAGE, AND AID THE MISSION AND VISION OF THE INSTITUTE, WHICH IS TO SOLVE MAJOR CHALLENGES TO HUMAN HEALTH BY CONDUCTING, ENABLING, AND TRANSLATING INNOVATIVE, INTERDISCIPLINARY BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN - MADISON AND OTHERS, BY LEVERAGING OUR COLLECTIVE STRENGTH IN RESEARCH.

National Mutual Benefit

Madison, WI

Assets: $345m

Revenue: $36m

MISSION:

FRATERNAL BENEFIT SOCIETY - AS A FRATERNAL BENEFIT INSURANCE SOCIETY, OUR MISSION IS TO PROVIDE MEANINGFUL FRATERNAL PROGRAMS AND BENEFITS FOR OUR MEMBERS AS WELL AS HIGH QUALITY INSURANCE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES. WE STRENGTHEN OUR MEMBERS FRATERNALLY THROUGH CHARITABLE, EDUCATIONAL AND VOLUNTEER PROGRAMS THAT ENCOURAGE FAMILY VALUES, HELP IMPROVE COMMUNITIES, SUPPORT PATRIOTISM FOR OUR COUNTRY AND HELP OTHERS IN NEED.

Wisconsin Housing Preservation Corp

Madison, WI

Assets: $342m

Revenue: $60m

MISSION:

TO PRESERVE, PROVIDE, AND PROTECT AFFORDABLE HOUSING FOR THE LOW AND MODERATE INCOME CITIZENS IN WISCONSIN.

Heartland Credit Union

Madison, WI

Assets: $312m

Revenue: $17m

MISSION:

TO PROVIDE QUALITY, COST-EFFECTIVE, PERSONALIZED FINANCIAL SERVICES FOR OUR MEMBERS' WELL-BEING.

Betterlife

Madison, WI

Assets: $302m

Revenue: $25m

MISSION:

A NOT-FOR-PROFIT FINANCIAL SERVICES ORGANIZATION THAT GIVES BACK TO THE COMMUNITIES WHERE MEMBERS LIVE AND WORK.

Ascendium Education Solutions Inc

Madison, WI

Assets: $285m

Revenue: $511m

MISSION:

OPERATES TO PROVIDE COST EFFECTIVE ACCESS TO POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION BY PROVIDING GUARANTY, FINANCIAL COUNSELLING AND RELATED SERVICES TO SUPPORT STUDENT LOAN AVAILABILITY.

Madison Community Foundation

Madison, WI

Assets: $233m

Revenue: $44m

MISSION:

MADISON COMMUNITY FOUNDATION STEWARDS LOCAL, CHARITABLE FUNDS FOR INDIVIDUALS, NONPROFITS AND BUSINESS. WITH ITS LOCAL KNOWLEDGE AND ASSETS, MCF INSPIRES GIVING, SUPPORTS MEANINGFUL INITIATIVES AND CONNECTS PEOPLE FOR THE COMMON GOOD.

Wisconsin Education Association Insurance Trust

Madison, WI

Assets: $228m

Revenue: $4m

MISSION:

TO PROMOTE THE HEALTH AND FINANCIAL SECURITY OF TRUST PARTICIPANTS BY PROVIDING EXCELLENT BENEFIT PROGRAMS AND OUTSTANDING PERSONAL SERVICE THAT RESPECTS THE DIGNITY AND WORTH OF EVERY MEMBER.

Fund For Wisconsin Scholars Inc

Madison, WI

Assets: $214m

Revenue: $7m

MISSION:

The goal of this organization are the private foundations that make grants based on charitable endowments. Because of their endowments, they are focused primarily on grantmaking and generally do not actively raise funds or seek public financial support. These are the most common type of private foundation. They are generally endowed, usually from a single individual or family. Private foundations are considered family foundations if relatives or the original donor are still active on the board of trustees or in the operation of the foundation.

Wisconsin Electrical Employees Benefits Funds Llc

Madison, WI

Assets: $195m

Revenue: $79m

MISSION:

The goal of this organization is to provide for the payment of life, sick, accident, or other benefits to the voluntary members of associations or their dependents or designated beneficiaries. This code is used exclusively for organizations exempt from federal taxes under 501(c)(9) of the Internal Revenue Code.

Dane County Credit Union

Madison, WI

Assets: $191m

Revenue: $11m

MISSION:

BUILDING LIFETIME RELATIONSHIPS WITH PERSONALIZED FINANCIAL SOLUTIONS.