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Pro Kids Golf Academy

The First Tee of San Diego

three stars

88.42

4085 52nd Street San Diego, CA 92105
tel: (619) 582-7884   Web Site
EIN: 33-0617741

Board Leadership
Howard Wright
Chair

CEO
Keith Padgett
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.42 three stars
  Financial 93.45 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

93.45

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
79.6%
  Administrative Expenses 5.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.85
  Program Expenses Growth 16.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pro Kids Golf Academy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pro Kids Golf Academy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pro Kids Golf Academy (CA) 88.42 three stars
NYC Outward Bound Schools (NY) 93.89 four stars
Sea Education Association (MA) 86.99 three stars
Walking Mountains Science Center (CO) 96.60 four stars
Ocean Discovery Institute (CA) 90.28 four stars

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Pro Kids Golf Academy's mission is to challenge underserved youth to excel in life by promoting character development, life-skills, and values through education and the game of golf. We aim to be a leader in providing opportunity and hope through positive life-changing experiences to underserved youth in San Diego County. Pro Kids was founded by former AFL player Ernest H. Wright, Sr. and incorporated in 1994. That same year, we partnered with the City of San Diego and the San Diego Unified School District to use Colina Park Golf Course as an outdoor classroom to teach life-skills and golf to inner-city kids. In 1997, we were used as a model for The First Tee, an international organization and became The First Tee of San Diego. We initiated a scholarship program in 1999 awarding $1 million to 80 students over the past ten years.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,341,892
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $214,271
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $10,000
Total Contributions $1,566,163
   Program Service Revenue $161,602
Total Primary Revenue $1,727,765
   Other Revenue $304,283
TOTAL REVENUE $2,032,048
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,945,561
   Administrative Expenses $141,200
   Fundraising Expenses $336,994
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,423,755
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-391,707
   
Net Assets $8,428,598

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
Golf Instruction and Life Skills Curriculum $1,030,535 53.0%
Education Support $634,451 32.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-05 06/01/2016 88.42 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-05 08/01/2015 87.45 three stars
2013-05 09/01/2014 92.95 four stars
2012-05 07/01/2013 94.25 four stars
2011-05 05/01/2012 83.98 three stars
2010-05 09/20/2011 81.69 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-05 05/01/2011 72.99 two 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 33-0617741
Name in IRS Master File PRO KIDS GOLF ACADEMY INC
NTEE Code N6A
NTEE Classification Golf
NTEE Type Recreation, Sports, Leisure, Athletics
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (995) Described in section 509(a)(2) of the Code
(328) Combat juvenile delinquency
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 February, 1995
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • May, 2014
  • May, 2013
  • May, 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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$128,450 5.29% Martha Remmell Executive Director

Pro Kids Golf Academy's mission is to challenge underserved youth to excel in life by promoting character development, life-skills, and values through education and the game of golf. We aim to be a leader in providing opportunity and hope through positive life-changing experiences to underserved youth in San Diego County. Pro Kids was founded by former AFL player Ernest H. Wright, Sr. and incorporated in 1994. That same year, we partnered with the City of San Diego and the San Diego Unified School District to use Colina Park Golf Course as an outdoor classroom to teach life-skills and golf to inner-city kids. In 1997, we were used as a model for The First Tee, an international organization and became The First Tee of San Diego. We initiated a scholarship program in 1999 awarding $1 million to 80 students over the past ten years.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pro Kids Golf Academy (CA) 88.42 three stars
Thompson Island Outward Bound Education Center (TIOBEC) (MA) 90.90 four stars
Four Corners School of Outdoor Education (UT) 92.10 four stars
RiverQuest (PA) 87.45 three stars
NYC Outward Bound Schools (NY) 93.89 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Pro Kids Golf Academy
4085 52nd Street
San Diego, CA 92105
tel: (619) 582-7884
fax: (619) 582-9377
EIN: 33-0617741

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Board Leadership

Howard Wright
Chair

CEO

Keith Padgett
Chief Executive Officer

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