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Khan Academy

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four stars

92.02

P.O. Box 1630 Mountain View, CA 94042
  Web Site
EIN: 26-1544963

Board Leadership
Ann Doerr
Chairman

CEO
Sal Khan
Founder, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.02 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Khan Academy works to provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere. Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. We tackle math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more. Our math missions guide learners from kindergarten to calculus using state-of-the-art, adaptive technology that identifies strengths and learning gaps. We've also partnered with institutions like NASA, The Museum of Modern Art, The California Academy of Sciences, and MIT to offer specialized content.

Khan Academy works to provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere. Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. We tackle math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more. Our math missions guide learners from kindergarten to calculus using state-of-the-art, adaptive technology that identifies strengths and learning gaps. We've also partnered with institutions like NASA, The Museum of Modern Art, The California Academy of Sciences, and MIT to offer specialized content.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2017
Number of registered users
57,131,600
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Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
86.0%
  Administrative Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.16
  Program Expenses Growth 37.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Khan Academy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Khan Academy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Khan Academy (CA) 92.02 four stars
PUENTE Learning Center (CA) 86.60 three stars
Teach For America (NY) 88.00 three stars
Center for Excellence in Education (VA) 94.97 four stars
One Million Degrees (IL) 87.16 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $36,347,249
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $36,347,249
   Program Service Revenue $8,346,429
Total Primary Revenue $44,693,678
   Other Revenue $129,366
TOTAL REVENUE $44,823,044
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $25,103,411
   Administrative Expenses $2,822,468
   Fundraising Expenses $1,427,673
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $29,353,552
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $15,469,492
   
Net Assets $76,679,792

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
Platform Development $18,012,891 71.8%
Content Creation and Curation $4,049,259 16.1%
Adoption and Awareness $1,742,396 6.9%

Ratings History
Khan Academy has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 04/01/2018 92.02 four stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 92.02 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 26-1544963
Name in IRS Master File KHAN ACADEMY INC
NTEE Code B99
NTEE Classification Education N.E.C.
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
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 May, 2008
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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
$815,000 2.77% Salman Khan CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Khan Academy (CA) 92.02 four stars
Chicago Scholars Foundation (IL) 90.73 four stars
Teach For America (NY) 88.00 three stars
OneGoal (IL) 85.76 three stars
Rainier Scholars (WA) 94.45 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Khan Academy
P.O. Box 1630
Mountain View, CA 94042
EIN: 26-1544963

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Board Leadership

Ann Doerr
Chairman

CEO

Sal Khan
Founder, CEO

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