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AchieveMpls

As the nonprofit partner of the Minneapolis Public Schools, our shared goal is every student career and college ready.

four stars

96.66

111 Third Avenue, South Suite 5
Minneapolis, MN 55401
tel: (612) 455-1530   Web Site
EIN: 41-1425264

Board Leadership
Tom Holman
Chair

CEO
Danielle Grant
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.66 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2017 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

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2017 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)
92.4%
  Administrative Expenses 4.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.27
  Program Expenses Growth 14.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by AchieveMpls on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by AchieveMpls on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
AchieveMpls (MN) 96.66 four stars
Kids In Need Foundation (OH) 93.98 four stars
Classroom Central (NC) 86.84 three stars
DonorsChoose.org (NY) 96.66 four stars
A Gift for Teaching (FL) 90.59 four stars

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As the strategic nonprofit partner of Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS), our shared goal is every student career and college ready. Each year we offer personalized resources and support for 9,000 students through our Career & College Centers in MPS high schools, provide 750 paid internships and work readiness training for Minneapolis youth through the STEP-UP Achieve youth employment program (part of the City of Minneapolis STEP-UP program), connect 800 community volunteers with students as Graduation Coaches and career exploration volunteers, raise support for MPS strategic priorities, and manage MPS school and department funds.
Learn more at www.achievempls.org.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,809,723
   Federated Campaigns $15,272
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $122,887
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,947,882
   Program Service Revenue $1,134,109
Total Primary Revenue $4,081,991
   Other Revenue $13,981
TOTAL REVENUE $4,095,972
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,209,654
   Administrative Expenses $201,505
   Fundraising Expenses $211,426
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,622,585
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,526,613
   
Net Assets $7,067,295

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.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Minneapolis Public Schools $4,394,823 70.8%
Career and College Centers $871,859 14.0%
Step-Up Achieve $836,129 13.5%

Ratings History
AchieveMpls has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 07/01/2017 96.66 four stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 96.66 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 91.16 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 92.39 four stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 85.19 three stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 85.02 three stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 91.70 four stars
2010-06 12/01/2011 82.32 three stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 99.18 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 09/01/2010 98.84 four stars
2008-06 09/01/2009 98.74 four stars
2007-06 09/01/2008 99.04 four stars
2006-06 08/01/2007 88.50 three 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 41-1425264
Name in IRS Master File ACHIEVE MINNEAPOLIS
NTEE Code O50
NTEE Classification Youth Development Programs, Other
NTEE Type Youth Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (124) Study and research (non-scientific)
(402) Other activity aimed t combating community deterioration
(995) Described in section 509(a)(2) of the Code
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 July, 1982
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, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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
$122,035 1.84% Pamela Costain President, CEO

As the strategic nonprofit partner of Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS), our shared goal is every student career and college ready. Each year we offer personalized resources and support for 9,000 students through our Career & College Centers in MPS high schools, provide 750 paid internships and work readiness training for Minneapolis youth through the STEP-UP Achieve youth employment program (part of the City of Minneapolis STEP-UP program), connect 800 community volunteers with students as Graduation Coaches and career exploration volunteers, raise support for MPS strategic priorities, and manage MPS school and department funds.
Learn more at www.achievempls.org.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
AchieveMpls (MN) 96.66 four stars
AdoptAClassroom.org (MN) 96.48 four stars
PENCIL Foundation (TN) 90.45 four stars
Classroom Central (NC) 86.84 three stars
Kids In Need Foundation (OH) 93.98 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

AchieveMpls
111 Third Avenue, South
Suite 5
Minneapolis, MN 55401
tel: (612) 455-1530
fax: (612) 455-1531
EIN: 41-1425264

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Board Leadership

Tom Holman
Chair

CEO

Danielle Grant
President & CEO

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