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International : Development and Relief Services (Grantmaking)

Asha for Education

Bringing hope through education

four stars

100.00

340 S Lemon Ave Ste 2742
Walnut, CA 91789
tel: (419) 855-2742   Web Site
EIN: 77-0459884

Board Leadership
Uttaraa Diwan
President

CEO
Uttaraa Diwan
President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 100.00 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Mission: "To catalyze socio-economic change in India through education of underprivileged children."

Founded in 1991, Asha for Education is a secular organization dedicated to causing socio-economic change in India by focusing on access to basic education. Asha believes that education is a critical requisite for socio-economic change. As of 2015, there are over 50 Asha chapters worldwide including US, Canada, Europe and India. The organization has more than 1,000 active volunteers and several thousand supporters around the world. Till date, Asha has supported more than 400 different projects spanning more than 24 states in India. Since its inception and till 2014, Asha for Education has disbursed around $32 million dollars which benefited thousands of disadvantaged children and youth.

Mission: "To catalyze socio-economic change in India through education of underprivileged children."

Founded in 1991, Asha for Education is a secular organization dedicated to causing socio-economic change in India by focusing on access to basic education. Asha believes that education is a critical requisite for socio-economic change. As of 2015, there are over 50 Asha chapters worldwide including US, Canada, Europe and India. The organization has more than 1,000 active volunteers and several thousand supporters around the world. Till date, Asha has supported more than 400 different projects spanning more than 24 states in India. Since its inception and till 2014, Asha for Education has disbursed around $32 million dollars which benefited thousands of disadvantaged children and youth.

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Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
96.5%
  Administrative Expenses 2.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.51
  Program Expenses Growth 13.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Asha for Education on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Asha for Education on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Asha for Education (CA) 100.00 four stars
Kids Alive International (IN) 100.00 four stars
World Orphans (CO) 93.91 four stars
One Child Matters (CO) 86.53 three stars
Child Foundation (OR) 92.92 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,366,909
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $288,381
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,655,290
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,655,290
   Other Revenue $287,711
TOTAL REVENUE $2,943,001
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,755,087
   Administrative Expenses $76,618
   Fundraising Expenses $73,601
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,905,306
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-962,305
   
Net Assets $8,286,612

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
Asha Trust $233,456 6.2%
Asha Darshan Trust $135,445 3.6%
Muskaan $116,739 3.1%

Ratings History
Asha for Education has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 09/01/2017 100.00 four stars
2015-12 10/01/2016 100.00 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 100.00 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 09/01/2015 95.08 four stars
2013-12 09/01/2015 95.08 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2015 92.51 four stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 72.70 two stars
2011-12 12/20/2012 80.75 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 82.76 three stars
2009-12 10/01/2011 83.20 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 58.77 one star
 
CN 1.0
2008-12 04/01/2010 95.44 four stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 98.95 four stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 99.87 four stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 99.69 four stars
2004-12 11/01/2005 99.79 four stars
2003-12 10/01/2004 99.82 four 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 77-0459884
Name in IRS Master File ASHA FOR EDUCATION
NTEE Code Q30
NTEE Classification International Development, Relief Services
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
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 February, 1998
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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
Not compensated -- Utteraa Diwan President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Asha for Education (CA) 100.00 four stars
ORPHANetwork (VA) 96.66 four stars
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Kidsave (CA) 91.58 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Asha for Education
340 S Lemon Ave
Ste 2742
Walnut, CA 91789
tel: (419) 855-2742
EIN: 77-0459884

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 398080
San Francisco, CA 94139

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Board Leadership

Uttaraa Diwan
President

CEO

Uttaraa Diwan
President

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