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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

three stars

83.92

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 83.92 three stars
  Financial 77.27 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2019
Number of students enrolled
750
Number of students who receive scholarship funds and/or tuition assistance
750
Number of overall donors
2,822
This impact information is current as of August 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

two stars

77.27

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
66.7%
  Administrative Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 26.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.25
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.10
  Program Expenses Growth 18.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 37.2%
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) 83.92 three stars
Arizona Private Education Scholarship Fund (AZ) 96.66 four stars
Extra Mile Education Foundation (PA) 89.00 three stars
Burger King McLamore Foundation (FL) 94.34 four stars
Student Sponsor Partners (NY) 92.91 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $675,654
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $320,932
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $996,586
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $996,586
   Other Revenue $214,579
TOTAL REVENUE $1,211,165
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $739,613
   Administrative Expenses $39,808
   Fundraising Expenses $165,789
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $945,210
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $265,955
   
Net Assets $935,337

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 $739,613 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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
$90,000 9.52% Molly Hott Gallagher Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Summer Camp Opportunities Promote Education (SCOPE) (NY) 83.92 three stars
Arizona Private Education Scholarship Fund (AZ) 96.66 four stars
George Snow Scholarship Fund Inc. (FL) 100.00 four stars
Catholic Education Arizona (AZ) 85.66 three stars
College Now Greater Cleveland (OH) 94.29 four 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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