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Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

CollegeBound Foundation

To college. Through college

three stars

85.81

300 Water Street Suite 300
Baltimore, MD 21202
tel: (410) 783-2905   Web Site
EIN: 52-1598921

Board Leadership
Brett Ingerman
Chairman

CEO
Cassie Motz
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.81 three stars
  Financial 86.69 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

CollegeBound works exclusively in Baltimore City public schools to encourage and enable students to pursue a postsecondary education. A secondary goal is to improve the social and economic fabric of the community through an educated workforce. CollegeBound's nationally recognized college advising model has transformed the lives of thousands of high school students. Alumni of the CollegeBound program credit the High School Specialists and the highly individualized college advising program with their success.

CollegeBound works exclusively in Baltimore City public schools to encourage and enable students to pursue a postsecondary education. A secondary goal is to improve the social and economic fabric of the community through an educated workforce. CollegeBound's nationally recognized college advising model has transformed the lives of thousands of high school students. Alumni of the CollegeBound program credit the High School Specialists and the highly individualized college advising program with their success.

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Financial

three stars

86.69

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 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)
89.9%
  Administrative Expenses 3.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.98
  Program Expenses Growth 1.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 21.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CollegeBound Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CollegeBound Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CollegeBound Foundation (MD) 85.81 three stars
Church Hill Activities and Tutoring (VA) 94.70 four stars
Project SUCCESS (MN) 90.30 four stars
The Colorado I Have A Dream Foundation (CO) 94.48 four stars
First Graduate (CA) 88.77 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,624,167
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $836,375
Total Contributions $2,460,542
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,460,542
   Other Revenue $1,391,139
TOTAL REVENUE $3,851,681
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,020,055
   Administrative Expenses $137,447
   Fundraising Expenses $179,117
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,336,619
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $515,062
   
Net Assets $23,585,754

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
Student Advisement $2,062,651 68.3%
Students Grants $957,404 31.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 07/01/2018 85.81 three stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 86.57 three stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 87.03 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 86.19 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 83.26 three stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 81.32 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 52-1598921
Name in IRS Master File COLLEGEBOUND FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (43) Other student aid
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 March, 1989
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, 2014

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
$176,084 5.27% Catherine Motz Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CollegeBound Foundation (MD) 85.81 three stars
The TEAK Fellowship (NY) 92.46 four stars
Mikva Challenge (IL) 90.46 four stars
Breakthrough, Central Texas (TX) 90.18 four stars
Communities In Schools National Office (VA) 90.78 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

CollegeBound Foundation
300 Water Street
Suite 300
Baltimore, MD 21202
tel: (410) 783-2905
fax: (410) 727-5786
EIN: 52-1598921

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Board Leadership

Brett Ingerman
Chairman

CEO

Cassie Motz
Executive Director

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