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Education : Adult Education Programs and Services

Literacy Partners

Parents are their children's first and best teachers.

three stars

87.70

75 Maiden Lane Suite 1102
New York, NY 10038
tel: (212) 725-9200   Web Site
EIN: 51-0180665

Board Leadership
Michael Steib & Katharine Raymond Hinton
Co-Chairs

CEO
Anthony Tassi
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.70 three stars
  Financial 82.61 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Literacy Partners' mission is to strengthen families through a two-generation approach to education. With our free classes, low-income, primarily immigrant, parents develop the English language and literacy skills they need to succeed in today's world. Our research-based curriculum integrates this literacy education with child-development support and parenting skills so that our students can pass on their learning to their children, ensuring their children's school readiness and social-emotional growth.

Literacy Partners' mission is to strengthen families through a two-generation approach to education. With our free classes, low-income, primarily immigrant, parents develop the English language and literacy skills they need to succeed in today's world. Our research-based curriculum integrates this literacy education with child-development support and parenting skills so that our students can pass on their learning to their children, ensuring their children's school readiness and social-emotional growth.

Financial

three stars

82.61

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 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)
68.0%
  Administrative Expenses 17.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.54
  Program Expenses Growth 3.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Literacy Partners on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Literacy Partners on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Literacy Partners (NY) 87.70 three stars
Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund Program (AR) 89.38 three stars
Mercy Learning Center of Bridgeport (CT) 96.45 four stars
The National GEM Consortium (VA) 91.09 four stars
The Shalom Hartman Institute of North America (NY) 91.51 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $531,941
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $647,739
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $787,391
Total Contributions $1,967,071
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,967,071
   Other Revenue $222,027
TOTAL REVENUE $2,189,098
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,703,471
   Administrative Expenses $409,746
   Fundraising Expenses $298,571
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,411,788
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-222,690
   
Net Assets $6,383,487

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
Family Literacy Program $1,106,776 65.0%
HSE and Pre-HSE Classes $458,689 26.9%
Tutoring and English Conversation $138,006 8.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 08/01/2018 87.70 three stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 80.44 three stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 80.24 three stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 82.23 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 75.29 two stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 87.14 three stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 88.75 three stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 81.41 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 76.00 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 61.22 one star
2009-06 06/01/2010 59.35 one star
2008-06 05/01/2009 74.76 two stars
2007-06 08/01/2008 76.54 two stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 71.02 two stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 67.37 one star
2004-06 04/01/2005 76.03 two stars
2003-06 10/01/2004 72.57 two stars
2002-06 11/01/2003 79.51 two stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 79.90 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 51-0180665
Name in IRS Master File LITERACY PARTNERS INC
NTEE Code B60
NTEE Classification Adult, Continuing Education
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
(160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
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 November, 1973
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$141,160 5.85% Anthony Tassi Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Literacy Partners (NY) 87.70 three stars
ProLiteracy (NY) 91.21 four stars
Street Law, Inc. (MD) 85.34 three stars
Operation HOPE (CA) 87.82 three stars
Literacy Assistance Center (NY) 86.84 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Literacy Partners
75 Maiden Lane
Suite 1102
New York, NY 10038
tel: (212) 725-9200
fax: (212) 725-9740
EIN: 51-0180665

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Board Leadership

Michael Steib & Katharine Raymond Hinton
Co-Chairs

CEO

Anthony Tassi
Chief Executive Officer

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