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Education : Scholarship and Financial Support

Seeds of Hope Charitable Trust

Cultivating minds and hearts for Christ

four stars

100.00

1300 South Steele Street Denver , CO 80210
tel: (303) 715-3127   Web Site
EIN: 84-1437053

Board Leadership
John Zimmerman
Chair

CEO
Jay Clark
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 100.00 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 using data provided by the charity on a consolidated pro forma 990 which was verified against 990s received from the IRS.

The mission of Seeds of Hope Charitable Trust is to make the tremendous benefits of Catholic education available to economically disadvantaged children. Through tuition assistance grants, Seeds of Hope supports low-income families wishing to attain a faith-based Catholic education for their children.

The mission of Seeds of Hope Charitable Trust is to make the tremendous benefits of Catholic education available to economically disadvantaged children. Through tuition assistance grants, Seeds of Hope supports low-income families wishing to attain a faith-based Catholic education for their children.

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Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
87.2%
  Administrative Expenses 4.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.15
  Program Expenses Growth 15.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Seeds of Hope Charitable Trust on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Seeds of Hope Charitable Trust on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Seeds of Hope Charitable Trust (CO) 100.00 four stars
Thurgood Marshall College Fund (DC) 92.15 four stars
The College Crusade of Rhode Island (RI) 91.95 four stars
The BISON Children's Scholarship Fund (NY) 95.43 four stars
Thanks USA (VA) 94.64 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,726,320
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $459,393
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,185,713
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,185,713
   Other Revenue $60,981
TOTAL REVENUE $2,246,694
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,547,957
   Administrative Expenses $137,673
   Fundraising Expenses $253,983
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,939,613
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-692,919
   
Net Assets $10,595,382

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 06/01/2019 100.00 four stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 84-1437053
Name in IRS Master File SEEDS OF HOPE CHARITABLE TRUST
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Subordinate - the organization is a subordinate in a group ruling.
Group Name UNITED STATES CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS
Ruling Date March, 1946
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$12,378 0.42% Jay Clark Executive Director $51,939

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Seeds of Hope Charitable Trust (CO) 100.00 four stars
Folds of Honor (OK) 97.17 four stars
Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies, North America (NY) 87.65 three stars
Scholarship America (MN) 86.07 three stars
Arizona Private Education Scholarship Fund (AZ) 88.81 three stars

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Note: This rating represents consolidated financial data for these organizations:

  • SEEDS OF HOPE OF NORTHERN COLORADO INC (82-1844617)

Charity Contact Info

Seeds of Hope Charitable Trust
1300 South Steele Street
Denver , CO 80210
tel: (303) 715-3127
EIN: 84-1437053

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Board Leadership

John Zimmerman
Chair

CEO

Jay Clark
Executive Director

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