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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

91.63

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

Board Leadership
Hilary Marden-Resnik
Chair

CEO
Danielle Grant
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.63 four stars
  Financial 88.86 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of students served with one-on-one career and college counseling
3,970
Number of seniors applying for financial aid through the FAFSA or Minnesota Dream Act
1,216
Number of seniors served with one-on-one career and college counseling
1,986
Number of seniors applying to a postsecondary program (2 and 4-year and certificate)
1,623
Number of youth receiving services (e.g., groups, skills and job training, etc.) with youths living in their community
2,111
Number of clients placed in internships
1,343
Number of community events or trainings held and attendance
500
This impact information is current as of August 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

88.86

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
87.9%
  Administrative Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.42
  Program Expenses Growth 0.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.8%
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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
AchieveMpls (MN) 91.63 four stars
Crayons to Computers (OH) 92.38 four stars
AdoptAClassroom.org (MN) 96.87 four stars
A Gift for Teaching (FL) 89.74 three stars
Kids In Need Foundation (MN) 88.26 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,179,489
   Federated Campaigns $7,009
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $144,160
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,330,658
   Program Service Revenue $1,276,315
Total Primary Revenue $3,606,973
   Other Revenue $-13,721
TOTAL REVENUE $3,593,252
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,544,626
   Administrative Expenses $544,814
   Fundraising Expenses $106,772
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,196,212
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,602,960
   
Net Assets $7,349,784

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
Career and College Centers $2,197,610 48.4%
Minneapolis Public Schools $2,178,706 47.9%
Step-Up Achieve $168,310 3.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 08/01/2019 91.63 four stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 88.22 three stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 90.51 four stars
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$146,217 2.81% Danielle Grant President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
AchieveMpls (MN) 91.63 four stars
PENCIL (TN) 91.45 four stars
A Gift for Teaching (FL) 89.74 three stars
Hillsborough Education Foundation (FL) 90.93 four stars
DonorsChoose (NY) 96.66 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

Hilary Marden-Resnik
Chair

CEO

Danielle Grant
President & CEO

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