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An Achievable Dream

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

three stars

80.67

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
Kathy Edwards
President and CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.67 three stars
  Financial 73.58 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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

73.58

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
71.3%
  Administrative Expenses 18.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.62
  Program Expenses Growth -19.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 74.5%
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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
An Achievable Dream (VA) 80.67 three stars
Guadalupe School (UT) 94.69 four stars
The East Harlem School at Exodus House (NY) 94.42 four stars
Central Institute for the Deaf (MO) 94.67 four stars
Beacon Academy (MA) 91.79 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $684,360
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $735,873
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $220,844
Total Contributions $1,641,077
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,641,077
   Other Revenue $-322,445
TOTAL REVENUE $1,318,632
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,048,192
   Administrative Expenses $218,355
   Fundraising Expenses $134,315
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,400,862
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-82,230
   
Net Assets $2,606,575

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 $1,048,192 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • 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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$119,933 8.56% Katherine S. Edwards President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
An Achievable Dream (VA) 80.67 three stars
Sacred Heart Nativity School (CA) 85.33 three stars
Street School (OK) 97.60 four stars
Eastside College Preparatory School (CA) 91.09 four stars
Beacon Academy (MA) 91.79 four 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

Kathy Edwards
President and CEO

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