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Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

OneGoal

College graduation. Period.

four stars

90.81

180 N. Wabash, Suite 800 Chicago, IL 60601
tel: (773) 321-2630   Web Site
EIN: 56-2369898

CEO
Jeff Nelson
CEO, Founder

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.81 four stars
  Financial 93.08 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

93.08

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
78.3%
  Administrative Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.89
  Program Expenses Growth 46.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by OneGoal on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by OneGoal on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
OneGoal (IL) 90.81 four stars
Bottom Line (MA) 88.89 three stars
Teach For America (NY) 95.29 four stars
The Shawn Carter Foundation (FL) 93.16 four stars
Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (SEO) (NY) 100.00 four stars

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OneGoal, founded in 2003, exists to provide urban students with the resources, support, and network to enroll in and graduate from four-year colleges. As the nation's only teacher-led college persistence organization, the organization identifies, trains, and supports highly effective teachers to guide underperforming students in low-income high schools toward success in college and beyond. In fulfilling its mission, the organization provides comprehensive, program-based fellowships to teams of students.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $14,139,758
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $600,665
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $14,740,423
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $14,740,423
   Other Revenue $223,093
TOTAL REVENUE $14,963,516
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,485,053
   Administrative Expenses $399,066
   Fundraising Expenses $1,036,413
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,920,532
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $10,042,984
   
Net Assets $12,968,858

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
2015-06 04/01/2017 90.81 four 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 56-2369898
Name in IRS Master File ONEGOAL
NTEE Code O50
NTEE Classification Youth Development Programs, Other
NTEE Type Youth Development
Classification Charitable 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 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 August, 2003
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, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$153,586 3.12% Jeff Nelson Chief Executive Officer, Founder

OneGoal, founded in 2003, exists to provide urban students with the resources, support, and network to enroll in and graduate from four-year colleges. As the nation's only teacher-led college persistence organization, the organization identifies, trains, and supports highly effective teachers to guide underperforming students in low-income high schools toward success in college and beyond. In fulfilling its mission, the organization provides comprehensive, program-based fellowships to teams of students.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
OneGoal (IL) 90.81 four stars
AAUW - American Association of University Women (DC) 90.83 four stars
Year Up (MA) 94.28 four stars
Center for Excellence in Education (VA) 93.35 four stars
Students Rising Above (CA) 90.36 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

OneGoal
180 N. Wabash, Suite 800
Chicago, IL 60601
tel: (773) 321-2630
fax: (312) 202-0263
EIN: 56-2369898

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CEO

Jeff Nelson
CEO, Founder

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