Education : Scholarship and Financial Support

Arizona Private Education Scholarship Fund

Providing educational scholarships

four stars

96.66

6909 East Greenway Parkway Suite 240
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
tel: (480) 699-8911   Web Site
EIN: 86-0958161

CEO
Mark Moerkerke
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.66 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Arizona Private Education Scholarship Fund (APESF) is a School Tuition Organization developed under the guidelines provided in the AZ Private School Tuition Tax Credit Law of 1997. APESF was founded and incorporated in 1998 to provide educational scholarships to students attending private K-12 schools in the state of Arizona. APESF directs its support toward the student only, not the school. Therefore, all scholarships are awarded to the student applicant regardless of the qualified private school they have selected to attend.

The Arizona Private Education Scholarship Fund (APESF) is a School Tuition Organization developed under the guidelines provided in the AZ Private School Tuition Tax Credit Law of 1997. APESF was founded and incorporated in 1998 to provide educational scholarships to students attending private K-12 schools in the state of Arizona. APESF directs its support toward the student only, not the school. Therefore, all scholarships are awarded to the student applicant regardless of the qualified private school they have selected to attend.

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Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

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)
93.3%
  Administrative Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.50
  Program Expenses Growth 17.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Arizona Private Education Scholarship Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Arizona Private Education Scholarship Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,231,340
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $9,231,340
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $9,231,340
   Other Revenue $8,732
TOTAL REVENUE $9,240,072
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,907,609
   Administrative Expenses $300,114
   Fundraising Expenses $207,831
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,415,554
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $824,518
   
Net Assets $3,811,762

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$114,734 1.36% Mark D. Moerkerke President, Executive Direct

Mission

The Arizona Private Education Scholarship Fund (APESF) is a School Tuition Organization developed under the guidelines provided in the AZ Private School Tuition Tax Credit Law of 1997. APESF was founded and incorporated in 1998 to provide educational scholarships to students attending private K-12 schools in the state of Arizona. APESF directs its support toward the student only, not the school. Therefore, all scholarships are awarded to the student applicant regardless of the qualified private school they have selected to attend.

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Charity Contact Info

Arizona Private Education Scholarship Fund
6909 East Greenway Parkway
Suite 240
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
tel: (480) 699-8911
fax: (480) 646-3196
EIN: 86-0958161

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CEO

Mark Moerkerke
Executive Director