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HEAF

Engage. Educate. Elevate.

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three stars

85.05

2090 Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Boulevard 10th Floor
New York, NY 10027
tel: (212) 663-9732   Web Site
EIN: 13-3568672

Board Leadership
John Jacobsson
Chair

CEO
Ruth Rathblott
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.05 three stars
  Financial 81.95 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1989, HEAF (Harlem Educational Activities Fund) is an education and youth leadership organization that helps motivated public school students in New York City who are educationally and economically disadvantaged develop the intellectual curiosity, academic ability, social values, and personal resiliency they need to ensure success in school, career, and life. HEAF identifies students in middle school and supports them until they are successfully graduated from four-year colleges through a variety of after-school, Saturday and summer educational and youth leadership programs. Since its inception, HEAF has served over 1,000 students through its remarkable school partnerships and community based programs.

Founded in 1989, HEAF (Harlem Educational Activities Fund) is an education and youth leadership organization that helps motivated public school students in New York City who are educationally and economically disadvantaged develop the intellectual curiosity, academic ability, social values, and personal resiliency they need to ensure success in school, career, and life. HEAF identifies students in middle school and supports them until they are successfully graduated from four-year colleges through a variety of after-school, Saturday and summer educational and youth leadership programs. Since its inception, HEAF has served over 1,000 students through its remarkable school partnerships and community based programs.

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Financial

three stars

81.95

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
83.2%
  Administrative Expenses 5.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.50
  Program Expenses Growth 4.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 24.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by HEAF on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by HEAF on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
HEAF (NY) 85.05 three stars
The Colorado I Have A Dream Foundation (CO) 92.22 four stars
Pratham USA (TX) 98.23 four stars
Communities In Schools National Office (VA) 96.84 four stars
Rocking the Boat (NY) 90.42 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,784,471
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,439,025
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $41,721
Total Contributions $3,265,217
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,265,217
   Other Revenue $-120,439
TOTAL REVENUE $3,144,778
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,285,449
   Administrative Expenses $182,671
   Fundraising Expenses $347,650
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,815,770
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $329,008
   
Net Assets $1,445,490

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
Academic - Middle School $856,228 37.5%
Academic - High School $762,799 33.4%
Youth Development $461,686 20.2%
Organizational Activities $204,736 9.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 08/01/2019 85.05 three stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 83.74 three stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 83.10 three stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 80.21 three stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 78.93 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 82.02 three stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 86.48 three stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 88.44 three stars
2010-08 04/01/2012 77.62 two stars
2010-08 12/23/2011 65.90 one star
2009-08 09/20/2011 66.03 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-08 02/01/2011 65.09 one star
2008-08 10/01/2009 83.77 three stars
2007-08 11/01/2008 69.83 one star
2006-08 02/01/2008 68.72 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 13-3568672
Name in IRS Master File HARLEM EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES FUND INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
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 (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
(560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
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 August, 2000
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
$190,879 6.77% Ruth Rathblott Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
HEAF (NY) 85.05 three stars
Optimist International Foundation (MO) 95.38 four stars
AIM for Seva (PA) 92.92 four stars
Let's Get Ready (NY) 92.03 four stars
Pratham USA (TX) 98.23 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

HEAF
2090 Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Boulevard
10th Floor
New York, NY 10027
tel: (212) 663-9732
fax: (212) 663-9736
EIN: 13-3568672

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Board Leadership

John Jacobsson
Chair

CEO

Ruth Rathblott
President, CEO

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