Education : Scholarship and Financial Support

American Indian College Fund

Education is the Answer

three stars

88.36

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

Board Leadership
Dr. David Yarlott, Jr.
Chair

CEO
Cheryl Crazy Bull
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.36 three stars
  Financial 83.82 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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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Financial

three stars

83.82

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
73.4%
  Administrative Expenses 6.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.21
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.04
  Program Expenses Growth 7.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.6%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $20,918,176
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $218,725
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $21,136,901
   Program Service Revenue $15,467
Total Primary Revenue $21,152,368
   Other Revenue $1,137,008
TOTAL REVENUE $22,289,376
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $17,822,717
   Administrative Expenses $1,538,568
   Fundraising Expenses $5,068,608
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $24,429,893
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,140,517
   
Net Assets $76,038,735

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$252,622 1.03% Cheryl Crazy Bull President, CEO

Mission

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 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, Jr.
Chair

CEO

Cheryl Crazy Bull
President, CEO