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Education : Scholarship and Financial Support (Fundraising)

American Indian College Fund

Education is the Answer

90.17

8333 Greenwood Boulevard Denver, CO 80221
tel: (800) 776-3863   Web Site
EIN: 52-1573446

Board Leadership
Dr. David Yarlott
Chair

CEO
Cheryl Crazy Bull
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.17
  Financial 86.69
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 09/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

86.69

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 09/01/2016 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)
75.1%
  Administrative Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.35
  Program Expenses Growth 9.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Indian College Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Indian College Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Indian College Fund (CO) 90.17
Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation (NJ) 92.17
Step Up For Students (FL) 100.00
Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies, North America (NY) 86.07
Special Operations Warrior Foundation (FL) 96.46

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The American Indian College Fund provides scholarships, internships opportunities, and other life skills and career readiness support to American Indian students. An education is often the difference between a happy, healthy, and self-sustaining productive life and one that is not. Approximately 13% of American Indians have a college degree, well below the national average. To strengthen our country as a whole, the American Indian College Fund seeks to strengthen native communities by empowering native people with skills, knowledge, and experience. The American Indian College Fund directly supports over 4,000 American Indian students annually, and thousands more through indirect services and support.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $14,741,837
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,186,100
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $16,927,937
   Program Service Revenue $4,657
Total Primary Revenue $16,932,594
   Other Revenue $419,890
TOTAL REVENUE $17,352,484
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $16,237,863
   Administrative Expenses $1,586,733
   Fundraising Expenses $3,459,474
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $21,284,070
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,931,586
   
Net Assets $71,618,996

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
Scholarships & Grants $15,216,617 93.7%
Public Education $1,021,246 6.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 09/01/2016 90.17
2015-06 06/01/2016 87.79
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 08/01/2015 84.73
2013-06 06/01/2014 80.93
2012-06 06/01/2013 88.85
2011-06 05/01/2012 92.51
2010-06 09/20/2011 93.44
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 05/01/2011 92.93
2009-06 06/01/2010 93.02
2008-06 06/01/2009 77.40
2007-06 04/01/2008 82.53
2006-06 04/01/2007 65.00
2004-12 12/01/2005 83.73
2003-12 01/05/2005 75.19
2002-12 12/01/2003 88.12
2001-12 02/05/2003 90.52
2000-12 10/15/2002 93.28

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 52-1573446
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN INDIAN COLLEGE FUND
NTEE Code B11
NTEE Classification Single Organization Support
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (40) Scholarships (other)
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 February, 1989
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • 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
$222,597 1.04% Cheryl Crazy Bull President, CEO

The American Indian College Fund provides scholarships, internships opportunities, and other life skills and career readiness support to American Indian students. An education is often the difference between a happy, healthy, and self-sustaining productive life and one that is not. Approximately 13% of American Indians have a college degree, well below the national average. To strengthen our country as a whole, the American Indian College Fund seeks to strengthen native communities by empowering native people with skills, knowledge, and experience. The American Indian College Fund directly supports over 4,000 American Indian students annually, and thousands more through indirect services and support.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Indian College Fund (CO) 90.17
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Foster Care to Success (VA) 89.39
Hispanic Scholarship Fund (CA) 88.20
Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara (CA) 94.56

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Charity Contact Info

American Indian College Fund
8333 Greenwood Boulevard
Denver, CO 80221
tel: (800) 776-3863
fax: (303) 426-1200
EIN: 52-1573446

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 172449
Denver, CO 80217

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Board Leadership

Dr. David Yarlott
Chair

CEO

Cheryl Crazy Bull
President, CEO

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