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Afterschool Alliance

Working to ensure that all children have access to affordable, quality afterschool programs

four stars

90.58

1101 14th Street NW Suite 700
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 347-2030   Web Site
EIN: 52-2275123

Board Leadership
Terry Peterson
Chair

CEO
Jodi Grant
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.58 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Afterschool Alliance is the only organization dedicated to raising awareness of the importance of afterschool programs and advocating for more afterschool investments. We work to ensure that every child has access to a quality, affordable afterschool program. Toward this goal, we aim to:
- Be an effective voice for afterschool in efforts to expand quality affordable afterschool and summer programs.
- Serve as an information source on afterschool programs and resources.
- Encourage the development of local, state, and national afterschool constituencies and systems.
- Communicate the impact of afterschool programs on children, families, and communities.

The Afterschool Alliance is the only organization dedicated to raising awareness of the importance of afterschool programs and advocating for more afterschool investments. We work to ensure that every child has access to a quality, affordable afterschool program. Toward this goal, we aim to:
- Be an effective voice for afterschool in efforts to expand quality affordable afterschool and summer programs.
- Serve as an information source on afterschool programs and resources.
- Encourage the development of local, state, and national afterschool constituencies and systems.
- Communicate the impact of afterschool programs on children, families, and communities.

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Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
91.1%
  Administrative Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.98
  Program Expenses Growth 12.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Afterschool Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Afterschool Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Afterschool Alliance (DC) 90.58 four stars
The NEA Foundation (DC) 90.22 four stars
New Profit (MA) 88.19 three stars
Healthy Schools Campaign (IL) 87.37 three stars
Children Now (CA) 91.66 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,277,834
   Federated Campaigns $7,000
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $231,701
Total Contributions $4,516,535
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,516,535
   Other Revenue $232,889
TOTAL REVENUE $4,749,424
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,761,235
   Administrative Expenses $248,216
   Fundraising Expenses $116,681
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,126,132
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-376,708
   
Net Assets $6,538,847

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
Field Development $2,842,997 59.7%
Public Awareness $983,457 20.7%
Research - Program Development $582,587 12.2%

Ratings History
Afterschool Alliance has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 90.58 four stars
2017-12 02/01/2019 91.45 four stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 92.02 four stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 92.02 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.06 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 85.69 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 88.92 three stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 89.02 three stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 89.69 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 52-2275123
Name in IRS Master File AFTERSCHOOL ALLIANCE
NTEE Code O99
NTEE Classification Youth Development N.E.C.
NTEE Type Youth Development
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 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 April, 2001
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$289,368 5.64% Jodi Grant Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Afterschool Alliance (DC) 90.58 four stars
League of Education Voters Foundation (WA) 86.82 three stars
The NEA Foundation (DC) 90.22 four stars
Education Writers Association (DC) 92.02 four stars
San Francisco Education Fund (CA) 95.05 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Afterschool Alliance
1101 14th Street NW
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 347-2030
fax: (202) 347-2092
EIN: 52-2275123

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Board Leadership

Terry Peterson
Chair

CEO

Jodi Grant
Executive Director

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