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Bridges from School to Work

Transforming the lives of young adults with disabilities through the power of a job.

three stars

80.23

10400 Fernwood Road Bethesda, MD 20817
tel: (301) 380-7771   Web Site
EIN: 52-1655740

Board Leadership
Richard E. Marriott
Chairman

CEO
Tad Asbury
Vice President, Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.23 three stars
  Financial 79.50 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Bridges from School to Work was established in 1989 by the Marriott Foundation for People with Disabilities to enhance employment opportunities for young people with disabilities by effectively matching them to employers' entry-level workforce needs. The Bridges staff works one-on-one with enthusiastic and capable young people upon exiting high school, helping them to successfully enter the workforce in a job that fits their interests and ability, while planning for long term vocational growth. Concurrently, Bridges from School to Work provides businesses with customized job placement and workforce development solutions, which enhances both productivity and workforce diversification.

Bridges from School to Work was established in 1989 by the Marriott Foundation for People with Disabilities to enhance employment opportunities for young people with disabilities by effectively matching them to employers' entry-level workforce needs. The Bridges staff works one-on-one with enthusiastic and capable young people upon exiting high school, helping them to successfully enter the workforce in a job that fits their interests and ability, while planning for long term vocational growth. Concurrently, Bridges from School to Work provides businesses with customized job placement and workforce development solutions, which enhances both productivity and workforce diversification.

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Financial

two stars

79.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
69.2%
  Administrative Expenses 26.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.83
  Program Expenses Growth 6.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bridges from School to Work on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bridges from School to Work on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bridges from School to Work (MD) 80.23 three stars
Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin (WI) 89.39 three stars
Goodwill of Orange County (CA) 89.88 three stars
Jobs for the Future (MA) 88.81 three stars
STRIVE (NY) 90.23 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,948,064
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,892,446
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,580,576
Total Contributions $8,421,086
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $8,421,086
   Other Revenue $2,803
TOTAL REVENUE $8,423,889
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,603,163
   Administrative Expenses $1,853,828
   Fundraising Expenses $389,543
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,846,534
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $577,355
   
Net Assets $6,085,027

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
School to Work Transition Program $5,603,163 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 80.23 three stars
2017-12 02/01/2019 79.84 two stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 78.09 two stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 70.35 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 69.39 one star
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 66.43 one star
2013-12 12/01/2014 74.31 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 52-1655740
Name in IRS Master File BRIDGES FROM SCHOOL TO WORK INC
NTEE Code P82
NTEE Classification Developmentally Disabled Centers, Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 January, 1990
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$320,446 4.08% Thomas Asbury Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$5,000 0.06% Jimmie Walton Paschall Trustee
$5,000 0.06% I. King Jordan Trustee
$5,000 0.06% Ellen Mardiks Trustee

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bridges from School to Work (MD) 80.23 three stars
East Bay Alliance for A Sustainable Economy (CA) 89.20 three stars
The HOPE Program (NY) 90.36 four stars
Management Leadership for Tomorrow (MD) 89.36 three stars
Dress for Success Worldwide (NY) 90.00 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Bridges from School to Work
10400 Fernwood Road
Bethesda, MD 20817
tel: (301) 380-7771
EIN: 52-1655740

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Board Leadership

Richard E. Marriott
Chairman

CEO

Tad Asbury
Vice President, Executive Director

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