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Education : Scholarship and Financial Support

Auburn Alumni Association Inc.

Enhancing the engagement and connection of all Auburn University alumni and friends. .

two stars

75.08

317 South College Street Auburn, AL 36849
tel: (334) 844-2586   Web Site
EIN: 63-0439459

Board Leadership
Regenia Sanders
President

CEO
Gretchen Vanvalkenburg
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 75.08 two stars
  Financial 68.12 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Auburn Alumni Association aims to advance Auburn University by engaging our global community and cultivating their passion and loyalty to the university. The Auburn Association awards scholarships to members of the university. The association also supports the Auburn magazine, providing a vehicle to enhance the relationship between the university and its alumni. The Auburn Club program provides support to the office of Alumni affairs and accompanies speakers from various academic, development, and athletic programs.

Auburn Alumni Association aims to advance Auburn University by engaging our global community and cultivating their passion and loyalty to the university. The Auburn Association awards scholarships to members of the university. The association also supports the Auburn magazine, providing a vehicle to enhance the relationship between the university and its alumni. The Auburn Club program provides support to the office of Alumni affairs and accompanies speakers from various academic, development, and athletic programs.

Financial

one star

68.12

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

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)
42.3%
  Administrative Expenses 50.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.26
  Program Expenses Growth 8.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 55.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Auburn Alumni Association Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Auburn Alumni Association Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,164,315
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $591,397
   Fundraising Events $59,490
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,815,202
   Program Service Revenue $841,252
Total Primary Revenue $2,656,454
   Other Revenue $741,518
TOTAL REVENUE $3,397,972
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,420,162
   Administrative Expenses $1,631,181
   Fundraising Expenses $238,429
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,289,772
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $108,200
   
Net Assets $7,103,945

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
Auburn Magazine $422,087 29.7%
Awards and Scholarships $329,652 23.2%
Auburn Club $270,470 19.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-09 03/01/2021 75.08 two stars
2018-09 03/01/2020 69.85 one star
2017-09 12/01/2019 70.28 two 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 63-0439459
Name in IRS Master File AUBURN ALUMNI ASSOCIATION INC
NTEE Code B43
NTEE Classification University or Technological Institute
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(927) Fundraising
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 September, 1979
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$91,770 2.78% Gretchen Vanvalkenburg Executive Director $91,770

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Auburn Alumni Association Inc. (AL) 75.08 two stars
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Charity Contact Info

Auburn Alumni Association Inc.
317 South College Street
Auburn, AL 36849
tel: (334) 844-2586
EIN: 63-0439459

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Board Leadership

Regenia Sanders
President

CEO

Gretchen Vanvalkenburg
Executive Director

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