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 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.
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

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$368,667 3.69% John S. Harris President

Mission

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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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Junior Achievement of Georgia (GA) 96.61 four stars
Bible in the Schools (TN) 90.89 four stars
Junior Achievement USA (CO) 87.15 three stars
Junior Achievement of Tampa Bay (FL) 89.39 three stars
Pando Initiative (KS) 89.21 three stars

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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