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Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

Silicon Valley Education Foundation

Elevating Achievement Through Innovation

93.71

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

Board Leadership
David House
Chairman

CEO
Lisa Andrew
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.71
  Financial 91.11
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Silicon Valley Education Foundation (SVEF) is the nonprofit leader in providing strategic solutions through collective impact.
We are guided by the belief that all students are capable of pursuing higher education and boosting their future economic mobility
regardless of their background. SVEF has an established legacy of providing proven STEM programs and being profoundly committed
to empowering students to graduate high school career and college ready. The impact of our work is evident in our students, teachers,
and strong partnerships with districts and donors, creating a skilled workforce for the 21st Century.

Silicon Valley Education Foundation (SVEF) is the nonprofit leader in providing strategic solutions through collective impact.
We are guided by the belief that all students are capable of pursuing higher education and boosting their future economic mobility
regardless of their background. SVEF has an established legacy of providing proven STEM programs and being profoundly committed
to empowering students to graduate high school career and college ready. The impact of our work is evident in our students, teachers,
and strong partnerships with districts and donors, creating a skilled workforce for the 21st Century.

Financial

91.11

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

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)
81.2%
  Administrative Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.57
  Program Expenses Growth 8.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.9%
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) 93.71
Mouse (NY) 88.13
MATHCOUNTS (VA) 91.28
Technology Access Foundation, dba TAF (WA) 85.29
Art of Problem Solving Initiative, Inc. (NY) 95.05

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,322,416
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $850,898
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,173,314
   Program Service Revenue $1,776,137
Total Primary Revenue $6,949,451
   Other Revenue $-103,591
TOTAL REVENUE $6,845,860
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,720,314
   Administrative Expenses $574,112
   Fundraising Expenses $678,155
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,972,581
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-126,721
   
Net Assets $3,698,200

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
Elevate Math Program $3,056,984 53.4%
49ers Stem Leadership Institute $1,449,861 25.3%
STEM Education $532,257 9.3%

Ratings History
Silicon Valley Education Foundation has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 02/01/2021 93.71
2018-12 02/01/2020 96.19
2017-06 08/01/2019 94.69
2017-06 03/01/2019 86.21
2016-06 03/01/2018 87.14
2015-06 11/01/2016 96.39
2014-06 06/01/2016 86.63
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 04/01/2016 80.82
2014-06 10/01/2015 79.02
2013-06 08/01/2014 80.27

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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$205,430 2.94% Lisa Andrew CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Silicon Valley Education Foundation (CA) 93.71
National Math + Science Initiative (TX) 94.68
MATHCOUNTS (VA) 91.28
Art of Problem Solving Initiative, Inc. (NY) 95.05
Ocean Institute (CA) 88.64

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Charity Contact Info

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

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Board Leadership

David House
Chairman

CEO

Lisa Andrew
Chief Executive Officer

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