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Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

Urban Assembly

Empowering underserved youth

two stars

76.42

90 Broad Street Sutie 2101
New York, NY 10004
tel: (212) 867-3060   Web Site
EIN: 11-0332039

Board Leadership
Anthony C.M. Kiser
Chair

CEO
Kristin Kearns Jordam
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 76.42 two stars
  Financial 67.41 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Urban Assembly is a non-profit organization dedicated to empowering underserved youth by providing them with the academic and life skills necessary for postsecondary success. We create and support unique, small public schools that are open to all students, scale up promising programs, and partner with hundreds of organizations in the private, public, non-profit and higher education sectors. Our goal is to prepare 100% of our graduates for success in the 21st century economy through rigorous college preparation and cutting-edge career and technical education.

The Urban Assembly is a non-profit organization dedicated to empowering underserved youth by providing them with the academic and life skills necessary for postsecondary success. We create and support unique, small public schools that are open to all students, scale up promising programs, and partner with hundreds of organizations in the private, public, non-profit and higher education sectors. Our goal is to prepare 100% of our graduates for success in the 21st century economy through rigorous college preparation and cutting-edge career and technical education.

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Financial

one star

67.41

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 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)
67.2%
  Administrative Expenses 26.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.33
  Program Expenses Growth -1.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 23.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Urban Assembly on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Urban Assembly on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Urban Assembly (NY) 76.42 two stars
Marian Middle School (MO) 85.15 three stars
Bethesda Academy (GA) 85.30 three stars
French Camp Academy (MS) 88.15 three stars
Nativity Academy at Saint Boniface (KY) 90.11 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,390,954
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $268,918
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,659,872
   Program Service Revenue $1,527,189
Total Primary Revenue $5,187,061
   Other Revenue $55,250
TOTAL REVENUE $5,242,311
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,434,248
   Administrative Expenses $1,320,417
   Fundraising Expenses $333,140
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,087,805
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $154,506
   
Net Assets $1,655,098

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
The Instructional Team $738,492 21.5%
The College Readiness Team $550,520 16.0%
The Career & Technical Education Team $238,374 6.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-08 12/01/2019 76.42 two stars
2017-08 12/21/2018 77.61 two stars
2016-08 09/01/2017 78.54 two stars
2015-08 07/01/2017 83.71 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 11-0332039
Name in IRS Master File URBAN ASSEMBLY INC
NTEE Code Q22
NTEE Classification International Student Exchange and Aid
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (44) Student exchange with foreign country
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 July, 1991
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$169,130 3.32% Kristen Kearns-Jordan Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$176,645 3.47% Richard Kahan Founder & Senior Advisor

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Urban Assembly (NY) 76.42 two stars
The East Harlem School at Exodus House (NY) 92.87 four stars
Chicago Hope Academy (IL) 85.87 three stars
City Academy (MO) 86.36 three stars
Nativity School of Worcester (MA) 88.76 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Urban Assembly
90 Broad Street
Sutie 2101
New York, NY 10004
tel: (212) 867-3060
EIN: 11-0332039

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Board Leadership

Anthony C.M. Kiser
Chair

CEO

Kristin Kearns Jordam
Chief Executive Officer

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