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An Achievable Dream

An Achievable Dream is leveling the playing field to ensure our students thrive in college and life.

two stars

78.93

10858 Warwick Boulevard Suite A
Newport News, VA 23601
tel: (757) 599-9472   Web Site
EIN: 54-1621932

Board Leadership
Brian K. Skinner
Chair

CEO
Lee Vreeland
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.93 two stars
  Financial 79.92 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 78.00 two stars
This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

An Achievable Dream (AAD) develops independent, productive citizens through a Social, Academic, and Moral Education. Our purpose is to educate our students in a unique, challenging, and motivating environment to allow them to reach their full potential and become productive citizens within a global community. We educate the whole child so that socially they will act with a sense of propriety, academically they will achieve, and morally they will make sound decisions.

An Achievable Dream (AAD) develops independent, productive citizens through a Social, Academic, and Moral Education. Our purpose is to educate our students in a unique, challenging, and motivating environment to allow them to reach their full potential and become productive citizens within a global community. We educate the whole child so that socially they will act with a sense of propriety, academically they will achieve, and morally they will make sound decisions.

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Financial

two stars

79.92

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

78.00

This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
76.0%
  Administrative Expenses 14.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.56
  Program Expenses Growth -8.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 76.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by An Achievable Dream on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by An Achievable Dream on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
An Achievable Dream (VA) 78.93 two stars
Epiphany School (MA) 85.58 three stars
Chicago Hope Academy (IL) 85.87 three stars
Fugees Family (GA) 88.48 three stars
Alternatives in Action (CA) 87.25 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $361,533
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $538,995
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $900,528
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $900,528
   Other Revenue $-82,112
TOTAL REVENUE $818,416
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,062,248
   Administrative Expenses $182,723
   Fundraising Expenses $127,475
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,372,446
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-554,030
   
Net Assets $2,139,066

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
Helping Disadvantaged Children through Education $1,062,248 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 12/21/2018 78.93 two stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 80.67 three stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 80.34 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 81.85 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 83.30 three stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 80.61 three stars
2012-06 04/01/2014 86.32 three stars
2012-06 03/01/2013 86.86 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 54-1621932
Name in IRS Master File AN ACHIEVABLE DREAM INC
NTEE Code P30
NTEE Classification Children's, Youth Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (298) Training in sports
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 May, 1992
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$73,342 5.34% Katherine S. Edwards President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
An Achievable Dream (VA) 78.93 two stars
French Camp Academy (MS) 88.15 three stars
Caring for Cambodia (TX) 87.81 three stars
Community Partnership School (PA) 89.42 three stars
Nativity School of Worcester (MA) 86.73 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

An Achievable Dream
10858 Warwick Boulevard
Suite A
Newport News, VA 23601
tel: (757) 599-9472
EIN: 54-1621932

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Board Leadership

Brian K. Skinner
Chair

CEO

Lee Vreeland
President and CEO

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