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City Forward Collective, Inc.

Moving Milwaukee Forward

two stars

78.97

301 West Wisconsin Avenue Suite 300
Milwaukee, WI 53203
tel: (414) 263-2970   Web Site
EIN: 39-1590212

Board Leadership
Leslie Dixon & Austin Ramirez
Co-Chair

CEO
Patricia Hoben
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.97 two stars
  Financial 74.33 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Securing our Milwaukee's economic future and quality of life by ending educational inequity and ensuring every single child in our city has the opportunity to attend a high-quality school. We do whatever it takes to foster more great schools for the families who need them most – increasing access, closing the achievement gap, and advancing equity.

Securing our Milwaukee's economic future and quality of life by ending educational inequity and ensuring every single child in our city has the opportunity to attend a high-quality school. We do whatever it takes to foster more great schools for the families who need them most – increasing access, closing the achievement gap, and advancing equity.

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Financial

two stars

74.33

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 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)
64.1%
  Administrative Expenses 26.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 12.74
  Program Expenses Growth -0.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by City Forward Collective, Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by City Forward Collective, Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
City Forward Collective, Inc. (WI) 78.97 two stars
Colorado Education Initiative (CO) 86.84 three stars
California Charter Schools Association (CA) 86.08 three stars
The Mind Trust (IN) 95.05 four stars
Center for Inspired Teaching (DC) 90.58 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $660,634
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $148,076
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $808,710
   Program Service Revenue $66,758
Total Primary Revenue $875,468
   Other Revenue $195,929
TOTAL REVENUE $1,071,397
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,225,783
   Administrative Expenses $353,256
   Fundraising Expenses $97,633
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,676,672
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-605,275
   
Net Assets $17,629,393

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
Schools and Community Program $894,318 73.0%
Building Capacity $259,762 21.2%
Board Corps Program $71,703 5.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 12/01/2019 78.97 two stars
2017-06 09/03/2019 76.43 two stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 80.82 three stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 84.86 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 85.72 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 81.46 three stars
2013-06 03/01/2014 80.33 three stars
2012-06 02/01/2013 81.48 three stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 82.30 three stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 81.84 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 91.28 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 88.34 three stars
2009-06 08/01/2010 75.60 two stars
2008-06 03/01/2009 79.51 two stars
2007-06 08/01/2008 69.70 one star
2006-06 05/01/2007 81.11 three stars
2005-06 07/01/2006 84.11 three stars
2004-06 08/01/2005 88.44 three stars
2003-06 06/01/2004 91.41 four stars
2002-06 10/01/2003 78.47 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 39-1590212
Name in IRS Master File PARTNERS FOR SCHOOLS THAT CAN INC
NTEE Code B12
NTEE Classification Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (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, 1987
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
City Forward Collective, Inc. (WI) 78.97 two stars
New Teacher Center (CA) 87.00 three stars
Stand for Children Leadership Center (OR) 87.32 three stars
Center for Collaborative Education (MA) 90.41 four stars
Excelencia in Education (DC) 91.83 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

City Forward Collective, Inc.
301 West Wisconsin Avenue
Suite 300
Milwaukee, WI 53203
tel: (414) 263-2970
fax: (414) 263-2975
EIN: 39-1590212

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Board Leadership

Leslie Dixon & Austin Ramirez
Co-Chair

CEO

Patricia Hoben
Executive Director

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