Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

Freedom School Partners

Promoting the long-term success of children

85.73

1030 Arosa Avenue Charlotte, NC 28203
tel: (704) 371-4922   Web Site
EIN: 56-2169158

Board Leadership
Kevin Wright
Chair

CEO
Glenda Bernhardt
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.73
  Financial 79.82
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 03/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Freedom School Partners promotes the long-term success of children by preventing summer learning loss through igniting a passion for reading and inspiring a love of learning. We deliver a culturally diverse curriculum that affirms our scholars with engaging literature and exposure to the broader community. We serve families and children who lack access to quality summer enrichment opportunities. We address the whole child by supporting their academic, social and emotional needs. We offer a work-force development opportunity for college students to gain professional experience, serve as positive role models and enter the teacher or social service pipeline. We collaborate with diverse community stakeholders who contribute to and benefit from the partnerships.

Freedom School Partners promotes the long-term success of children by preventing summer learning loss through igniting a passion for reading and inspiring a love of learning. We deliver a culturally diverse curriculum that affirms our scholars with engaging literature and exposure to the broader community. We serve families and children who lack access to quality summer enrichment opportunities. We address the whole child by supporting their academic, social and emotional needs. We offer a work-force development opportunity for college students to gain professional experience, serve as positive role models and enter the teacher or social service pipeline. We collaborate with diverse community stakeholders who contribute to and benefit from the partnerships.

Financial

79.82

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2021 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)
75.1%
  Administrative Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.27
  Program Expenses Growth 6.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Freedom School Partners on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Freedom School Partners on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,742,889
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $163,341
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,906,230
   Program Service Revenue $13,881
Total Primary Revenue $2,920,111
   Other Revenue $6,690
TOTAL REVENUE $2,926,801
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,179,284
   Administrative Expenses $299,315
   Fundraising Expenses $503,820
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,982,419
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-55,618
   
Net Assets $728,738

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$109,000 3.65% Mary Nell McPherson CEO

Mission

Freedom School Partners promotes the long-term success of children by preventing summer learning loss through igniting a passion for reading and inspiring a love of learning. We deliver a culturally diverse curriculum that affirms our scholars with engaging literature and exposure to the broader community. We serve families and children who lack access to quality summer enrichment opportunities. We address the whole child by supporting their academic, social and emotional needs. We offer a work-force development opportunity for college students to gain professional experience, serve as positive role models and enter the teacher or social service pipeline. We collaborate with diverse community stakeholders who contribute to and benefit from the partnerships.

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Charity Contact Info

Freedom School Partners
1030 Arosa Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28203
tel: (704) 371-4922
fax: (704) 348-9058
EIN: 56-2169158

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 37363
Charlotte, NC 28237

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Board Leadership

Kevin Wright
Chair

CEO

Glenda Bernhardt
CEO