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Education : Education Policy and Reform

City Forward Collective, Inc.

Moving Milwaukee Forward

92.02

111 W. Pleasant St Suite 101
Milwaukee, WI 53212
tel: (414) 988-5359   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 92.02
  Financial 97.50
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00
This rating was published 08/03/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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.

Financial

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

89.00

This rating was published 08/03/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
90.0%
  Administrative Expenses 7.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.36
  Program Expenses Growth 222.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.7%
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) 92.02
Stand for Children Leadership Center (OR) 91.69
Education Foundation of Palm Beach County (FL) 93.88
The Prichard Committee (KY) 96.63
New Teacher Center (CA) 86.58

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,383,540
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,383,540
   Program Service Revenue $71,476
Total Primary Revenue $2,455,016
   Other Revenue $159,102
TOTAL REVENUE $2,614,118
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,397,385
   Administrative Expenses $446,577
   Fundraising Expenses $92,901
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $11,936,863
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-9,322,745
   
Net Assets $7,637,328

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
High Quality Schools $10,581,617 92.8%
Effective and Representative talent $443,184 3.9%
Family and Community Organizing $372,584 3.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 08/03/2021 86.62
2019-06 08/03/2021 86.62
2018-06 12/01/2019 78.97
2017-06 09/03/2019 76.43
2016-06 10/01/2017 80.82
2015-06 07/01/2016 84.86
2014-06 06/01/2016 85.72
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 81.46
2013-06 03/01/2014 80.33
2012-06 02/01/2013 81.48
2011-06 06/01/2012 82.30
2011-06 05/01/2012 81.84
2010-06 09/20/2011 91.28
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 88.34
2009-06 08/01/2010 75.60
2008-06 03/01/2009 79.51
2007-06 08/01/2008 69.70
2006-06 05/01/2007 81.11
2005-06 07/01/2006 84.11
2004-06 08/01/2005 88.44

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 CITY FORWARD COLLECTIVE 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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$92,833 0.77% Patricia Hoben Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
City Forward Collective, Inc. (WI) 92.02
Center for Collaborative Education (MA) 90.41
Research for Action (PA) 87.41
New Profit (MA) 90.29
Jacksonville Public Education Fund (FL) 88.39

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Charity Contact Info

City Forward Collective, Inc.
111 W. Pleasant St
Suite 101
Milwaukee, WI 53212
tel: (414) 988-5359
EIN: 39-1590212

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Board Leadership

Leslie Dixon & Austin Ramirez
Co-Chair

CEO

Patricia Hoben
Executive Director

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