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Silicon Valley Education Foundation

To transform Silicon Valley into a model for enhancing public education.

three stars

87.14

1400 Parkmoor Avenue Suite 200
San Jose, CA 95126
tel: (408) 790-9400   Web Site
EIN: 20-5061316

Board Leadership
Paul Humphries
Board Chairman

CEO
Manny Barbara
Interim CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.14 three stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 82.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Silicon Valley Education Foundation (SVEF) focuses on raising student performances in the critical areas of math and science across all 33 Santa Clara County school districts. Our goal is to be the leading advocate for public education in the region. SVEF was founded on the belief that a new kind of organization is needed- one with a different philosophy and approach to the challenges in legacy systems. A nonprofit resource and advocate for students and educators, SVEF is dedicated to putting all students on track for college and careers, focusing on science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

Silicon Valley Education Foundation (SVEF) focuses on raising student performances in the critical areas of math and science across all 33 Santa Clara County school districts. Our goal is to be the leading advocate for public education in the region. SVEF was founded on the belief that a new kind of organization is needed- one with a different philosophy and approach to the challenges in legacy systems. A nonprofit resource and advocate for students and educators, SVEF is dedicated to putting all students on track for college and careers, focusing on science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

82.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 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)
86.7%
  Administrative Expenses 8.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.06
  Program Expenses Growth 22.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 16.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Silicon Valley Education Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Silicon Valley Education Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Silicon Valley Education Foundation (CA) 87.14 three stars
MATHCOUNTS (VA) 89.42 three stars
ORT America (NY) 90.27 four stars
Society for Science & the Public (DC) 96.45 four stars
NAF (NY) 89.01 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,047,450
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,807,136
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,854,586
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,854,586
   Other Revenue $35,463
TOTAL REVENUE $4,890,049
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,171,810
   Administrative Expenses $405,247
   Fundraising Expenses $171,860
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,748,917
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-858,868
   
Net Assets $4,655,299

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 03/01/2018 87.14 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 96.39 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 86.63 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 04/01/2016 80.82 three stars
2014-06 10/01/2015 79.02 two stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 80.27 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 20-5061316
Name in IRS Master File SILICON VALLEY EDUCATION FOUNDATION
NTEE Code S99
NTEE Classification Community Improvement, Capacity Building N.E.C.
NTEE Type Community Improvement, Capacity Building
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 September, 2007
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
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
$246,350 4.28% Muhammed Chaudhry President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Silicon Valley Education Foundation (CA) 87.14 three stars
Project Lead The Way (IN) 86.60 three stars
NAF (NY) 89.01 three stars
FIRST (NH) 95.87 four stars
Mouse (NY) 94.27 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Silicon Valley Education Foundation
1400 Parkmoor Avenue
Suite 200
San Jose, CA 95126
tel: (408) 790-9400
fax: (408) 213-0560
EIN: 20-5061316

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Board Leadership

Paul Humphries
Board Chairman

CEO

Manny Barbara
Interim CEO

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