Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

CFES Brilliant Pathways

Helping K-12 underserved students from rural and urban communities become college and career ready

three stars

86.42

P.O. Box 247 2303 Main Street
Essex, NY 12936
tel: (518) 963-4500   Web Site
EIN: 22-3159630

Board Leadership
Ernie Stretton
Chairman

CEO
Rick Dalton
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.42 three stars
  Financial 88.01 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

CFES Brilliant Pathways is a global leader helping K-12 students from low-income rural and urban communities become college and career ready. CFES currently supports 25,000 students through partnerships with 200 rural and urban K-12 schools in 30 states and Ireland. College For Every Student engages its Scholars (students in the CFES Program) in three high-impact core practices – Mentoring, Leadership Through Service, and Pathways to College and Career – that raise aspirations and develop grit, resilience, commitment and other Essential Skills that advance social and educational uplift.

CFES Brilliant Pathways is a global leader helping K-12 students from low-income rural and urban communities become college and career ready. CFES currently supports 25,000 students through partnerships with 200 rural and urban K-12 schools in 30 states and Ireland. College For Every Student engages its Scholars (students in the CFES Program) in three high-impact core practices – Mentoring, Leadership Through Service, and Pathways to College and Career – that raise aspirations and develop grit, resilience, commitment and other Essential Skills that advance social and educational uplift.

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Financial

three stars

88.01

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
80.8%
  Administrative Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.76
  Program Expenses Growth 3.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CFES Brilliant Pathways on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CFES Brilliant Pathways on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,085,875
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,085,875
   Program Service Revenue $43,802
Total Primary Revenue $4,129,677
   Other Revenue $185,138
TOTAL REVENUE $4,314,815
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,358,995
   Administrative Expenses $212,569
   Fundraising Expenses $317,544
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,889,108
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,425,707
   
Net Assets $8,551,985

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$199,000 6.88% Herbert F. Dalton Jr. President, CEO

Mission

CFES Brilliant Pathways is a global leader helping K-12 students from low-income rural and urban communities become college and career ready. CFES currently supports 25,000 students through partnerships with 200 rural and urban K-12 schools in 30 states and Ireland. College For Every Student engages its Scholars (students in the CFES Program) in three high-impact core practices – Mentoring, Leadership Through Service, and Pathways to College and Career – that raise aspirations and develop grit, resilience, commitment and other Essential Skills that advance social and educational uplift.

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Charity Contact Info

CFES Brilliant Pathways
P.O. Box 247
2303 Main Street
Essex, NY 12936
tel: (518) 963-4500
fax: (518) 963-4553
EIN: 22-3159630

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Board Leadership

Ernie Stretton
Chairman

CEO

Rick Dalton
President, CEO