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Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

Junior Achievement of Northern New England

Inspiring and preparing young people to succeed in a global economy

two stars

75.51

400 Fifth Avenue, Suite 300 Waltham, MA 02451
tel: (781) 373-1170   Web Site
EIN: 04-2127020

Board Leadership
Christine Barry
Chair

CEO
Radhames Nova
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 75.51 two stars
  Financial 65.61 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1950, Junior Achievement of Northern New England works to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy. Using hands-on experiences, JA helps to prepare young people for the real world by teaching skills in financial literacy, workforce readiness and entrepreneurship. Junior Achievement trains community volunteers to deliver curricula, and to incorporate the sharing of personal and professional experiences with students. The hallmark of Junior Achievement efforts, these mentors inspire students by transforming the JA lessons into relevant messages that connect what is learned in the classroom to real-world situations.

Founded in 1950, Junior Achievement of Northern New England works to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy. Using hands-on experiences, JA helps to prepare young people for the real world by teaching skills in financial literacy, workforce readiness and entrepreneurship. Junior Achievement trains community volunteers to deliver curricula, and to incorporate the sharing of personal and professional experiences with students. The hallmark of Junior Achievement efforts, these mentors inspire students by transforming the JA lessons into relevant messages that connect what is learned in the classroom to real-world situations.

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Financial

one star

65.61

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
62.9%
  Administrative Expenses 17.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.51
  Program Expenses Growth 1.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Junior Achievement of Northern New England on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Junior Achievement of Northern New England on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Junior Achievement of Northern New England (MA) 75.51 two stars
Communities in Schools of Charlotte Mecklenburg, Inc. (NC) 93.15 four stars
Junior Achievement of Chicago (IL) 88.68 three stars
Junior Achievement of Greater Washington (DC) 86.15 three stars
Pando Initiative (KS) 89.21 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,005,905
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $497,543
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,503,448
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,503,448
   Other Revenue $39,828
TOTAL REVENUE $1,543,276
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $971,035
   Administrative Expenses $251,778
   Fundraising Expenses $206,598
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,429,411
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $113,865
   
Net Assets $823,454

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
Junior Achievement $971,035 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 07/01/2019 75.51 two stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 69.94 one star
2016-06 07/01/2017 73.61 two stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 80.49 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 79.57 two stars
2013-06 03/01/2015 78.77 two stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 77.85 two 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 04-2127020
Name in IRS Master File JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT USA
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
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
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$158,832 11.11% Radhames Nova President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Junior Achievement of Northern New England (MA) 75.51 two stars
Junior Achievement of Tampa Bay (FL) 89.39 three stars
Junior Achievement of Greater St. Louis (MO) 89.91 three stars
Junior Achievement of Oklahoma (OK) 87.77 three stars
LA Promise Fund (CA) 93.56 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Junior Achievement of Northern New England
400 Fifth Avenue, Suite 300
Waltham, MA 02451
tel: (781) 373-1170
fax: (781) 373-1171
EIN: 04-2127020

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Board Leadership

Christine Barry
Chair

CEO

Radhames Nova
President

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