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Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

Junior Achievement of Georgia

Empowering young people to own their economic success

four stars

96.61

275 Northside Drive NW Atlanta, GA 30314
tel: (404) 257-1932   Web Site
EIN: 58-0598050

Board Leadership
B. Lynn Chastain
Chair

CEO
Jack Harris
President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.61 four stars
  Financial 97.38 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 using data provided by the charity on a consolidated pro forma 990 which was verified against 990s received from the IRS.

Junior Achievement is the only organization focused on economic, education and workforce development. We believe that inspiring and preparing Georgia's young people to succeed in a global economy will result in a skilled workforce that will allow Georgia's business community to flourish and grow. We strive to impact tomorrow's business and community leaders by bridging the gap between the business and education communities, encouraging Georgia's youth to set long term career goals and showing them the value of education. Our turn-key curriculum aligns to the Georgia Performance Standards, enhancing what students are learning in the classroom with real world examples and hands-on application of knowledge.

Junior Achievement is the only organization focused on economic, education and workforce development. We believe that inspiring and preparing Georgia's young people to succeed in a global economy will result in a skilled workforce that will allow Georgia's business community to flourish and grow. We strive to impact tomorrow's business and community leaders by bridging the gap between the business and education communities, encouraging Georgia's youth to set long term career goals and showing them the value of education. Our turn-key curriculum aligns to the Georgia Performance Standards, enhancing what students are learning in the classroom with real world examples and hands-on application of knowledge.

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Financial

four stars

97.38

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
84.6%
  Administrative Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.44
  Program Expenses Growth 19.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Junior Achievement of Georgia on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Junior Achievement of Georgia on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Junior Achievement of Georgia (GA) 96.61 four stars
Junior Achievement of Wisconsin (WI) 87.46 three stars
Junior Achievement of Southeast Texas (TX) 89.34 three stars
Good Tidings Foundation (CA) 85.50 three stars
Junior Achievement of Central Ohio (OH) 86.46 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,641,061
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $9,641,061
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $9,641,061
   Other Revenue $1,253,536
TOTAL REVENUE $10,894,597
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $8,493,488
   Administrative Expenses $810,286
   Fundraising Expenses $672,481
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,976,255
   
Payments to Affiliates $165,336
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $918,342
   
Net Assets $13,267,680

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
Biztown and Finance Park $4,062,004 46.4%
Core Programs $2,514,555 28.7%
JA Magnet Business Academy (JA-MBA) $2,014,645 23.0%
JA Fellows $163,925 1.9%

Ratings History
Junior Achievement of Georgia has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 07/01/2018 96.61 four stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 96.53 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 96.48 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 03/01/2016 96.94 four stars
2014-06 09/01/2015 77.53 two stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 92.62 four stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 93.04 four 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 58-0598050
Name in IRS Master File JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF GEORGIA INC
NTEE Code Q32
NTEE Classification International Economic Development
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(566) Job training, counseling, or assistance
(40) Scholarships (other)
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 Subordinate - the organization is a subordinate in a group ruling.
Group Name JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT USA
Ruling Date May, 1994
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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
$368,667 3.69% John S. Harris President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Junior Achievement of Georgia (GA) 96.61 four stars
Classroom, Inc. (NY) 87.65 three stars
Junior Achievement of Washington (WA) 86.48 three stars
Junior Achievement of Greater St. Louis (MO) 90.87 four stars
Project GRAD Los Angeles (CA) 89.48 three stars

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Note: This rating represents consolidated financial data for these organizations:

  • Junior Achievement of Georgia
  • Junior Achievement of Georgia Discovery Center (46-2774184)

Charity Contact Info

Junior Achievement of Georgia
275 Northside Drive NW
Atlanta, GA 30314
tel: (404) 257-1932
fax: (404) 843-3194
EIN: 58-0598050

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Board Leadership

B. Lynn Chastain
Chair

CEO

Jack Harris
President

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