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Education : Education Policy and Reform

Jacksonville Public Education Fund

Inform and mobilize the community to advocate for universally high-quality public schools for all children.

four stars

93.76

40 East Adams Street Suite 110
Jacksonville, FL 32202
tel: (904) 356-7757   Web Site
EIN: 59-2756660

Board Leadership
Cindy Edelman
Interim Chair

CEO
Trey Csar
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.76 four stars
  Financial 94.64 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Jacksonville Public Education Fund works to connect research with civic voice to bring about unified action in support of universally high-quality public schools for all children in Duval County. We believe that an informed and active citizenry, together with attentive and aligned community leadership, will move our schools forward to prepare students with the skills they need for future success. Four core strategies form the basis of our work: research, community mobilization, advocacy and strategic investment.

The Jacksonville Public Education Fund works to connect research with civic voice to bring about unified action in support of universally high-quality public schools for all children in Duval County. We believe that an informed and active citizenry, together with attentive and aligned community leadership, will move our schools forward to prepare students with the skills they need for future success. Four core strategies form the basis of our work: research, community mobilization, advocacy and strategic investment.

Financial

four stars

94.64

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
85.5%
  Administrative Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.86
  Program Expenses Growth 9.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 17.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jacksonville Public Education Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jacksonville Public Education Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jacksonville Public Education Fund (FL) 93.76 four stars
Andre Agassi Foundation for Education (NV) 88.66 three stars
Education Writers Association (DC) 89.48 three stars
The NEA Foundation (DC) 94.66 four stars
Center for Inspired Teaching (DC) 90.58 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,573,466
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $210,050
Total Contributions $1,783,516
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,783,516
   Other Revenue $5,975
TOTAL REVENUE $1,789,491
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,710,177
   Administrative Expenses $190,240
   Fundraising Expenses $156,471
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,056,888
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-267,397
   
Net Assets $1,840,618

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
EDDY Awards $787,035 46.0%
Community Mobilization $342,102 20.0%
Data and Policy Research $315,359 18.4%
Advocacy and Communication $265,681 15.5%

Ratings History
Jacksonville Public Education Fund has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 11/01/2016 93.76 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 96.66 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 95.67 four stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 96.03 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 59-2756660
Name in IRS Master File JACKSONVILLE PUBLIC EDUCATION FUND INC
NTEE Code B01
NTEE Classification Alliance/Advocacy Organizations
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
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 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 May, 1988
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$136,182 6.62% Frank Csar President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jacksonville Public Education Fund (FL) 93.76 four stars
New Visions for Public Schools (NY) 94.47 four stars
The NEA Foundation (DC) 94.66 four stars
Center for Inspired Teaching (DC) 90.58 four stars
EdChoice (IN) 92.51 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jacksonville Public Education Fund
40 East Adams Street
Suite 110
Jacksonville, FL 32202
tel: (904) 356-7757
fax: (904) 394-2005
EIN: 59-2756660

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Board Leadership

Cindy Edelman
Interim Chair

CEO

Trey Csar
President

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