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Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

Junior Achievement of Central Carolinas

Inspiring and preparing young people to succeed

three stars

82.55

1701 North Graham Street Suite 100
Charlotte, NC 28206
tel: (704) 536-9668   Web Site
EIN: 56-0672085

Board Leadership
Jeffrey Tackett
Chair

CEO
Sarah Cherne
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.55 three stars
  Financial 77.92 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Junior Achievement of Central Carolinas seeks to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy, with an end result of empowering them to own their economic success. We do this through out core values: belief in the boundless potential of young people, Commitment to the principles of market-based economics and entrepreneurship, passion for our mission with honesty, integrity and excellence in our actions, Respect for the talents, creativity, perspectives and backgrounds of all individuals, relief in the power of partnership and collaboration, and conviction in the educational and motivational impact of relevant, hands-on learning.

Junior Achievement of Central Carolinas seeks to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy, with an end result of empowering them to own their economic success. We do this through out core values: belief in the boundless potential of young people, Commitment to the principles of market-based economics and entrepreneurship, passion for our mission with honesty, integrity and excellence in our actions, Respect for the talents, creativity, perspectives and backgrounds of all individuals, relief in the power of partnership and collaboration, and conviction in the educational and motivational impact of relevant, hands-on learning.

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Financial

two stars

77.92

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 09/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
69.0%
  Administrative Expenses 10.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 20.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.71
  Program Expenses Growth 17.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 47.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Junior Achievement of Central Carolinas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Junior Achievement of Central Carolinas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Junior Achievement of Central Carolinas (NC) 82.55 three stars
Junior Achievement of Kentuckiana, Inc. (KY) 89.69 three stars
National Archery in the Schools Program (WI) 89.89 three stars
Junior Achievement of South Texas (TX) 85.01 three stars
Young Women's Preparatory Network (TX) 90.54 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,317,172
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $281,304
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,598,476
   Program Service Revenue $173,975
Total Primary Revenue $3,772,451
   Other Revenue $-66,656
TOTAL REVENUE $3,705,795
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,631,046
   Administrative Expenses $302,228
   Fundraising Expenses $326,495
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,259,769
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,446,026
   
Net Assets $5,003,483

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 09/01/2020 82.55 three stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 77.55 two stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 77.13 two stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 75.18 two stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 73.94 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 76.28 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 56-0672085
Name in IRS Master File JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF CENTRAL CAROLINAS
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
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$148,982 6.59% Sarah Cherne President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Junior Achievement of Central Carolinas (NC) 82.55 three stars
Junior Achievement of Utah (UT) 85.42 three stars
Junior Achievement of South Dakota (SD) 85.52 three stars
Junior Achievement of Arizona (AZ) 89.62 three stars
Reading Assist Institute (DE) 88.62 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Junior Achievement of Central Carolinas
1701 North Graham Street
Suite 100
Charlotte, NC 28206
tel: (704) 536-9668
fax: (704) 563-4864
EIN: 56-0672085

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Board Leadership

Jeffrey Tackett
Chair

CEO

Sarah Cherne
President & CEO

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