Education : Scholarship and Financial Support

The Posse Foundation

We develop tomorrows leaders

four stars

90.70

14 Wall Street Suite 8A-60
New York, NY 10005
tel: (212) 405-1691   Web Site
EIN: 13-3840394

Board Leadership
Brad Singer
Chair

CEO
Deborah Bial
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.70 four stars
  Financial 88.88 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Posse model works for both students and college campuses and is rooted in the belief that a small, diverse group of talented students-a Posse-carefully selected and trained, can serve as a catalyst for increased individual and community development. As the United States becomes an increasingly multicultural society, Posse believes that the leaders of this new century should reflect the country's rich demographic mix and that the key to a promising future for our nation rests on the ability of strong leaders from diverse backgrounds to develop consensus solutions to complex social problems. One of the primary aims of the Posse program is to train these leaders of tomorrow.

The Posse model works for both students and college campuses and is rooted in the belief that a small, diverse group of talented students-a Posse-carefully selected and trained, can serve as a catalyst for increased individual and community development. As the United States becomes an increasingly multicultural society, Posse believes that the leaders of this new century should reflect the country's rich demographic mix and that the key to a promising future for our nation rests on the ability of strong leaders from diverse backgrounds to develop consensus solutions to complex social problems. One of the primary aims of the Posse program is to train these leaders of tomorrow.

Financial

three stars

88.88

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 04/01/2021 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)
77.9%
  Administrative Expenses 12.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.26
  Program Expenses Growth 5.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Posse Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Posse Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $15,225,528
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $4,175,805
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $6,200
Total Contributions $19,407,533
   Program Service Revenue $3,496,204
Total Primary Revenue $22,903,737
   Other Revenue $2,670,403
TOTAL REVENUE $25,574,140
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $18,584,205
   Administrative Expenses $2,801,481
   Fundraising Expenses $2,163,356
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $23,549,042
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,025,098
   
Net Assets $80,020,742

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$516,015 2.19% Deborah Bial President

Mission

The Posse model works for both students and college campuses and is rooted in the belief that a small, diverse group of talented students-a Posse-carefully selected and trained, can serve as a catalyst for increased individual and community development. As the United States becomes an increasingly multicultural society, Posse believes that the leaders of this new century should reflect the country's rich demographic mix and that the key to a promising future for our nation rests on the ability of strong leaders from diverse backgrounds to develop consensus solutions to complex social problems. One of the primary aims of the Posse program is to train these leaders of tomorrow.

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Charity Contact Info

The Posse Foundation
14 Wall Street
Suite 8A-60
New York, NY 10005
tel: (212) 405-1691
fax: (212) 405-1697
EIN: 13-3840394

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Board Leadership

Brad Singer
Chair

CEO

Deborah Bial
President