Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

Summer Search

Helping Young People Soar.

84.37

304 12th Street Suite 4A
Oakland, CA 94607
tel: (415) 362-5225   Web Site
EIN: 68-0200138

Board Leadership
Teke Kelley
Chair

CEO
Dr. Marc Spencer
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.37
  Financial 77.90
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 03/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

At Summer Search, we believe our world is better off when
everyone can discover their purpose. Yet, for too many
bright young people, obstacles unfairly block their search.
Every day we connect students to expansive opportunities.
And we show them they possess not just the talent, but also
the inner strength to carve their place in the world.
Because when each of us cultivates the power and courage
inside us, we become unstoppable. Our is mission is to unleash students' potential through mentoring and transformative experiences.

At Summer Search, we believe our world is better off when
everyone can discover their purpose. Yet, for too many
bright young people, obstacles unfairly block their search.
Every day we connect students to expansive opportunities.
And we show them they possess not just the talent, but also
the inner strength to carve their place in the world.
Because when each of us cultivates the power and courage
inside us, we become unstoppable. Our is mission is to unleash students' potential through mentoring and transformative experiences.

Financial

77.90

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
68.9%
  Administrative Expenses 11.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.38
  Program Expenses Growth 9.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 17.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Summer Search on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Summer Search on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $15,086,406
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $4,721,341
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $84,999
Total Contributions $19,892,746
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $19,892,746
   Other Revenue $296,012
TOTAL REVENUE $20,188,758
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $16,253,427
   Administrative Expenses $2,533,429
   Fundraising Expenses $3,862,648
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $22,649,504
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,460,746
   
Net Assets $7,926,937

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$323,031 1.42% Marc Spencer CEO and President

Mission

At Summer Search, we believe our world is better off when
everyone can discover their purpose. Yet, for too many
bright young people, obstacles unfairly block their search.
Every day we connect students to expansive opportunities.
And we show them they possess not just the talent, but also
the inner strength to carve their place in the world.
Because when each of us cultivates the power and courage
inside us, we become unstoppable. Our is mission is to unleash students' potential through mentoring and transformative experiences.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Summer Search (CA) 84.37
Venture Philanthropy Partners (DC) 85.38
The Fund for American Studies (DC) 89.10
The Colorado I Have A Dream Foundation (CO) 94.59
Communities In Schools National Office (VA) 94.33

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Charity Contact Info

Summer Search
304 12th Street
Suite 4A
Oakland, CA 94607
tel: (415) 362-5225
fax: (415) 362-5274
EIN: 68-0200138

Mail donations to:
PO BOX 7731
San Francisco, CA 94120

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Board Leadership

Teke Kelley
Chair

CEO

Dr. Marc Spencer
Chief Executive Officer