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Education : Scholarship and Financial Support (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Summer Camp Opportunities Promote Education (SCOPE)

Providing camp scholarships for children from low-income communities

four stars

92.15

2268 31st St. PO Box 5450
Astoria, NY 11105
tel: (212) 627-4097   Web Site
EIN: 20-2772242

Board Leadership
Justin Mayer
President

CEO
Molly Hott Gallagher
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.15 four stars
  Financial 89.32 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

SCOPE provides children from underserved communities with life changing opportunities through the experience of summer camp. SCOPE funds camp scholarships “camperships” to send children who commit to staying in school to nonprofit, resident camps which will empower them to develop to their full potential.

SCOPE provides children from underserved communities with life changing opportunities through the experience of summer camp. SCOPE funds camp scholarships “camperships” to send children who commit to staying in school to nonprofit, resident camps which will empower them to develop to their full potential.

Financial

three stars

89.32

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 02/01/2021 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)
73.9%
  Administrative Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.15
  Program Expenses Growth 19.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Summer Camp Opportunities Promote Education (SCOPE) on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Summer Camp Opportunities Promote Education (SCOPE) on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Summer Camp Opportunities Promote Education (SCOPE) (NY) 92.15 four stars
Extra Mile Education Foundation (PA) 89.00 three stars
Sentinels of Freedom Scholarship Foundation (CA) 85.81 three stars
The Albert Baker Fund (CA) 85.51 three stars
Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation (NJ) 88.22 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $735,725
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $369,568
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,105,293
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,105,293
   Other Revenue $141,836
TOTAL REVENUE $1,247,129
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $851,638
   Administrative Expenses $111,103
   Fundraising Expenses $149,637
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,112,378
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $134,751
   
Net Assets $1,063,249

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
Grants $851,638 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-09 02/01/2021 92.15 four stars
2018-09 08/01/2020 83.92 three stars
2018-09 07/01/2019 83.18 three stars
2017-09 12/01/2018 72.80 two stars
2016-09 09/01/2017 67.48 one star
2015-09 04/01/2017 64.29 one star
2015-09 07/01/2016 63.45 one star
2014-09 06/01/2016 69.39 one star
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 67.49 one star
2013-09 10/01/2014 68.54 one star
2012-09 09/01/2013 69.35 one star
2011-09 03/01/2013 71.78 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 20-2772242
Name in IRS Master File SUMMER CAMP OPPORTUNITIES PROMOTE EDUCATION INC
NTEE Code O12
NTEE Classification Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution
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 July, 2005
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$93,000 8.36% Molly Hott Gallagher Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Summer Camp Opportunities Promote Education (SCOPE) (NY) 92.15 four stars
Student Sponsor Partners (NY) 89.85 three stars
Mitchell Institute (ME) 95.81 four stars
Page Education Foundation (MN) 93.74 four stars
Extra Mile Education Foundation (PA) 89.00 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Summer Camp Opportunities Promote Education (SCOPE)
2268 31st St.
PO Box 5450
Astoria, NY 11105
tel: (212) 627-4097
EIN: 20-2772242

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Board Leadership

Justin Mayer
President

CEO

Molly Hott Gallagher
Executive Director

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