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Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education

Informing and influencing Georgia leaders to impact education policies and practices

three stars

86.22

270 Peachtree Street, NW Suite 2200
Atlanta, GA 30303
tel: (404) 223-2280   Web Site
EIN: 58-1974586

Board Leadership
Mike Donnelly
Chair

CEO
Steve Dolinger
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.22 three stars
  Financial 81.82 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education works to inform and influence Georgia leaders through research. We use non-partisan advocacy to impact education policies and practices for the improvement of student achievement. Founded in 1990 by the Georgia Chamber of Commerce and the Georgia Economic Developers Association, the Partnership consists of business, education, community and government leaders who share a vision of improved education. Working to be Georgia's foremost change agent in education, we take the lead in efforts to shape policy and reform education.

The Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education works to inform and influence Georgia leaders through research. We use non-partisan advocacy to impact education policies and practices for the improvement of student achievement. Founded in 1990 by the Georgia Chamber of Commerce and the Georgia Economic Developers Association, the Partnership consists of business, education, community and government leaders who share a vision of improved education. Working to be Georgia's foremost change agent in education, we take the lead in efforts to shape policy and reform education.

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Financial

three stars

81.82

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 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)
78.5%
  Administrative Expenses 14.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.04
  Program Expenses Growth 0.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 40.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education (GA) 86.22 three stars
Houston A+ Challenge (TX) 88.20 three stars
The Edible Schoolyard Project (CA) 87.39 three stars
Council for Educational Change (FL) 85.92 three stars
National College Access Network (DC) 91.45 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,077,789
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,077,789
   Program Service Revenue $41,381
Total Primary Revenue $1,119,170
   Other Revenue $45,207
TOTAL REVENUE $1,164,377
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,417,670
   Administrative Expenses $211,935
   Fundraising Expenses $123,552
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,753,157
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-588,780
   
Net Assets $3,071,018

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
Columbia Group $177,229 12.5%
Blueprint for Education Improvement $61,462 4.3%
Education Policy Fellowship Program $34,693 2.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 05/01/2019 86.22 three stars
2016-12 07/01/2018 90.24 four stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 90.70 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.48 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 82.65 three stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 82.86 three stars
2012-12 10/01/2014 91.05 four stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 85.04 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 94.99 four stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 95.00 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 91.84 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 94.55 four stars
2008-12 07/01/2010 78.66 two stars
2007-12 04/01/2009 78.74 two stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 78.73 two stars
2005-12 03/01/2007 96.59 four stars
2004-12 05/01/2006 94.04 four stars
2003-12 04/01/2005 92.59 four stars
2002-12 05/01/2004 69.41 one star
2001-12 04/15/2003 80.90 three 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 58-1974586
Name in IRS Master File GEORGIA PARTNERSHIP FOR EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION INC
NTEE Code B95
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
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 July, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$306,324 17.47% Stephen D. Dolinger President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education (GA) 86.22 three stars
Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence (KY) 89.05 three stars
Advance Illinois (IL) 87.10 three stars
Council of Independent Colleges (DC) 86.56 three stars
Research for Action (PA) 91.90 four stars

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Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education
270 Peachtree Street, NW
Suite 2200
Atlanta, GA 30303
tel: (404) 223-2280
fax: (404) 223-2299
EIN: 58-1974586

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Board Leadership

Mike Donnelly
Chair

CEO

Steve Dolinger
President

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