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College Track

Empowering students from underserved communities to reach their dreams of a college degree

four stars

90.38

111 Broadway Avenue Suite 101
Oakland, CA 94607
tel: (510) 834-3295   Web Site
EIN: 94-3279613

Board Leadership
Laurene Powell Jobs
Chair

CEO
Elissa Salas
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.38 four stars
  Financial 93.62 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 88.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

93.62

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

88.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
80.2%
  Administrative Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.54
  Program Expenses Growth 30.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by College Track on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by College Track on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
College Track (CA) 90.38 four stars
Grace Place for Children and Families (FL) 90.53 four stars
Youth On Their Own (AZ) 89.66 three stars
Horizons National (CT) 91.33 four stars
Pratham USA (TX) 96.46 four stars

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College Track is the catalyst for change for under-resourced high school students who are motivated to earn a college degree. Since its inception, College Track has grown each year, strengthening its services and expanding its program to support more and more students. College Track is an after-school, college preparatory program. Through our center-based approach and core service areas, College Track has created a culture of high expectations. We ensure that each student is college ready and provide support that many students do not have in their homes or at their schools. Together, these components make a powerful, comprehensive program that empowers students to achieve their dream of a college education.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $17,066,790
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $4,787,206
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $479,248
Total Contributions $22,333,244
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $22,333,244
   Other Revenue $-316,677
TOTAL REVENUE $22,016,567
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,071,014
   Administrative Expenses $1,653,461
   Fundraising Expenses $1,270,997
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $13,995,472
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $8,021,095
   
Net Assets $27,681,954

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.

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Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 11/01/2016 90.38 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 83.15 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 83.68 three stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 92.52 four stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 85.70 three stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 94.85 four stars
2011-06 12/01/2012 94.81 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 94-3279613
Name in IRS Master File COLLEGE TRACK
NTEE Code B82
NTEE Classification Scholarships, Student Financial Aid Services, Awards
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(40) Scholarships (other)
(149) Other instruction and training
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 Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date October, 1997
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2012

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$131,044 0.93% Elissa Salas Interim Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$218,074 1.55% David Silver Former Chief Executive Officer

College Track is the catalyst for change for under-resourced high school students who are motivated to earn a college degree. Since its inception, College Track has grown each year, strengthening its services and expanding its program to support more and more students. College Track is an after-school, college preparatory program. Through our center-based approach and core service areas, College Track has created a culture of high expectations. We ensure that each student is college ready and provide support that many students do not have in their homes or at their schools. Together, these components make a powerful, comprehensive program that empowers students to achieve their dream of a college education.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
College Track (CA) 90.38 four stars
Partnership with Children (NY) 95.31 four stars
Philadelphia Futures (PA) 91.23 four stars
Umoja Student Development Corporation (IL) 90.76 four stars
BestPrep (MN) 85.48 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

College Track
111 Broadway Avenue
Suite 101
Oakland, CA 94607
tel: (510) 834-3295
EIN: 94-3279613

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Board Leadership

Laurene Powell Jobs
Chair

CEO

Elissa Salas
Chief Executive Officer

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