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Education : Early Childhood Programs and Services

Opportunity, Inc. of Palm Beach County

Learning to Learn and Thrive

four stars

96.26

4171 Westgate Avenue West Palm Beach, FL 33409
tel: (561) 712-9221   Web Site
EIN: 59-0624429

Board Leadership
Anderson Arnold
President

CEO
Alice Eger
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.26 four stars
  Financial 94.72 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Opportunity, Inc. of Palm Beach Count is to empower children of low-income, working families to achieve future academic and life success by providing superior early childhood educational programming and support services, and by assisting families with strategies to achieve self-sufficiency.
We are proud to offer a comprehensive program of school-readiness training, fine and performing arts, recreation, health and nutrition, social development and field-trip enrichment specifically designed to prepare at-risk children to begin public school on equal footing with their classmates.

The mission of Opportunity, Inc. of Palm Beach Count is to empower children of low-income, working families to achieve future academic and life success by providing superior early childhood educational programming and support services, and by assisting families with strategies to achieve self-sufficiency.
We are proud to offer a comprehensive program of school-readiness training, fine and performing arts, recreation, health and nutrition, social development and field-trip enrichment specifically designed to prepare at-risk children to begin public school on equal footing with their classmates.

Financial

four stars

94.72

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/01/2020 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)
81.0%
  Administrative Expenses 13.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.70
  Program Expenses Growth 8.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Opportunity, Inc. of Palm Beach County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Opportunity, Inc. of Palm Beach County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Opportunity, Inc. of Palm Beach County (FL) 96.26 four stars
Reach Out and Read, Inc. (MA) 85.88 three stars
Pathways Early Education Center of Immokalee (FL) 93.65 four stars
Sheltering Arms Early Education & Family Centers (GA) 88.07 three stars
Families Forward Learning Center (CA) 92.80 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,641,794
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $277,503
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,919,297
   Program Service Revenue $681,296
Total Primary Revenue $3,600,593
   Other Revenue $147,019
TOTAL REVENUE $3,747,612
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,701,604
   Administrative Expenses $269,766
   Fundraising Expenses $103,756
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,075,126
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,672,486
   
Net Assets $12,703,459

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
Preschool and Day Care Services $1,701,604 100.0%

Ratings History
Opportunity, Inc. of Palm Beach County has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 09/01/2020 96.26 four stars
2018-06 06/01/2019 94.49 four stars
2017-06 11/01/2018 94.06 four stars
2016-06 07/01/2017 93.95 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 92.76 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 89.91 three stars
2014-06 09/01/2015 88.96 three stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 95.15 four stars
2012-06 02/01/2014 88.04 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 59-0624429
Name in IRS Master File OPPORTUNITY INC OF PALM BEACH COUNTY
NTEE Code B20
NTEE Classification Elementary, Secondary Education, K - 12
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (32) Nursery school
(349) Other youth organization or activities
(917) Thrift ship, retail outlet, etc.
Foundation Status School 170(b)(1)(A)(ii)
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 October, 1948
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$90,950 4.38% Ali Eger Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Opportunity, Inc. of Palm Beach County (FL) 96.26 four stars
Trying Together (PA) 92.02 four stars
Sheltering Arms Early Education & Family Centers (GA) 88.07 three stars
Jumpstart (MA) 86.43 three stars
Small Steps Nurturing Center (TX) 89.90 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Opportunity, Inc. of Palm Beach County
4171 Westgate Avenue
West Palm Beach, FL 33409
tel: (561) 712-9221
fax: (561) 712-9224
EIN: 59-0624429

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Board Leadership

Anderson Arnold
President

CEO

Alice Eger
Executive Director

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