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Junior Achievement of the Michigan Great Lakes

Empowering young people to own their economic success

four stars

91.98

741 Kenmoor Avenue SE Suite C
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
tel: (616) 575-9080   Web Site
EIN: 38-1557861

Board Leadership
Joe Tomaszewski
Chairperson of the Board

CEO
Bill Coderre
President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.98 four stars
  Financial 91.98 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Junior Achievement of the Michigan Great Lakes (JAMGL) exists to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy. We are part of Junior Achievement Worldwide, a global organization that offers high-quality economic education programs to over 9.7 million students in 123 countries. This is accomplished through Junior Achievement's diversified product line of interactive, experiential economic education programs covering concepts in financial literacy, workplace readiness, and entrepreneurship. Volunteers from local businesses and organizations elect to deliver these K-12 programs over the course of 5-12 weeks depending on grade level. During the 2016-2017 academic year, our organization served more than 59,000 young people in nearly 270 schools with the help of more than 1,400 volunteers.

Junior Achievement of the Michigan Great Lakes (JAMGL) exists to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy. We are part of Junior Achievement Worldwide, a global organization that offers high-quality economic education programs to over 9.7 million students in 123 countries. This is accomplished through Junior Achievement's diversified product line of interactive, experiential economic education programs covering concepts in financial literacy, workplace readiness, and entrepreneurship. Volunteers from local businesses and organizations elect to deliver these K-12 programs over the course of 5-12 weeks depending on grade level. During the 2016-2017 academic year, our organization served more than 59,000 young people in nearly 270 schools with the help of more than 1,400 volunteers.

Results Information

Reported Results
Total in 2016
Percentage of student market served
14
Number of students enrolled in service-learning courses
61,500
Number of volunteers
1,621
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Financial

four stars

91.98

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 05/01/2018 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)
83.0%
  Administrative Expenses 8.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.46
  Program Expenses Growth 2.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Junior Achievement of the Michigan Great Lakes on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Junior Achievement of the Michigan Great Lakes on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Junior Achievement of the Michigan Great Lakes (MI) 91.98 four stars
LA Promise Fund (CA) 88.62 three stars
School on Wheels (CA) 95.47 four stars
BUILD (Businesses United in Investing, Lending & Development) (CA) 87.93 three stars
Young Women's Preparatory Network (TX) 91.54 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $922,144
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $857,475
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,779,619
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,779,619
   Other Revenue $-81,928
TOTAL REVENUE $1,697,691
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,293,148
   Administrative Expenses $141,355
   Fundraising Expenses $137,590
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,572,093
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $125,598
   
Net Assets $6,655,675

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
Junior Achievement of the Michigan Great Lakes has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 05/01/2018 91.98 four stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 90.02 four stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 89.14 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.57 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 88.97 three stars
2013-06 04/01/2014 88.89 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 38-1557861
Name in IRS Master File JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF THE MICHIGAN GREAT LAKES
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
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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
$199,160 12.66% William Coderre III President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Junior Achievement of the Michigan Great Lakes (MI) 91.98 four stars
The Education Fund (FL) 86.56 three stars
Junior Achievement of Central Ohio (OH) 86.46 three stars
Bible in the Schools (TN) 87.10 three stars
Junior Achievement of Chicago (IL) 90.02 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Junior Achievement of the Michigan Great Lakes
741 Kenmoor Avenue SE
Suite C
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
tel: (616) 575-9080
fax: (616) 575-9028
EIN: 38-1557861

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Board Leadership

Joe Tomaszewski
Chairperson of the Board

CEO

Bill Coderre
President

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