Education : Scholarship and Financial Support

ACCESS College Foundation

Changing Lives, Families and Communities through Educational and Training Opportunities after High School since 1988.

four stars

93.38

7300 Newport Avenue Suite 500
Norfolk, VA 23505
tel: (757) 962-6113   Web Site
EIN: 54-1440734

Board Leadership
Frank Batten, Jr.
Chairman

CEO
Bonnie B. Sutton
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.38 four stars
  Financial 90.64 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The ACCESS College Foundation inspires the hope in public school students that education and training after high school is attainable, supports them in achieving the requirements for program acceptance, guides them through the application process, assists them in gaining the funds needed to attend a postsecondary institution, provides advising and scholarship support while enrolled in school to ensure that they complete their certification or degree programs, and ultimately connects ACCESS Scholars to internship and job opportunities after graduation. The full range of programs and services offered by ACCESS include early awareness, student and parental advising, financial assistance, scholarship assistance, and career development. All services are available free of charge to public high school students and parents in South Hampton Roads and Northampton County, Virginia.

The ACCESS College Foundation inspires the hope in public school students that education and training after high school is attainable, supports them in achieving the requirements for program acceptance, guides them through the application process, assists them in gaining the funds needed to attend a postsecondary institution, provides advising and scholarship support while enrolled in school to ensure that they complete their certification or degree programs, and ultimately connects ACCESS Scholars to internship and job opportunities after graduation. The full range of programs and services offered by ACCESS include early awareness, student and parental advising, financial assistance, scholarship assistance, and career development. All services are available free of charge to public high school students and parents in South Hampton Roads and Northampton County, Virginia.

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Financial

four stars

90.64

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 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)
76.0%
  Administrative Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.57
  Program Expenses Growth 8.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by ACCESS College Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by ACCESS College Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,977,215
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,977,215
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,977,215
   Other Revenue $1,374,926
TOTAL REVENUE $5,352,141
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,246,437
   Administrative Expenses $412,295
   Fundraising Expenses $600,121
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,258,853
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,093,288
   
Net Assets $53,182,527

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$202,341 4.75% Bonnie B. Sutton President, CEO

Mission

The ACCESS College Foundation inspires the hope in public school students that education and training after high school is attainable, supports them in achieving the requirements for program acceptance, guides them through the application process, assists them in gaining the funds needed to attend a postsecondary institution, provides advising and scholarship support while enrolled in school to ensure that they complete their certification or degree programs, and ultimately connects ACCESS Scholars to internship and job opportunities after graduation. The full range of programs and services offered by ACCESS include early awareness, student and parental advising, financial assistance, scholarship assistance, and career development. All services are available free of charge to public high school students and parents in South Hampton Roads and Northampton County, Virginia.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
ACCESS College Foundation (VA) 93.38 four stars
Seeds of Hope Charitable Trust (CO) 100.00 four stars
Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund (DC) 89.92 three stars
Arizona Private Education Scholarship Fund (AZ) 88.81 three stars
Step Up For Students (FL) 96.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

ACCESS College Foundation
7300 Newport Avenue
Suite 500
Norfolk, VA 23505
tel: (757) 962-6113
fax: (757) 962-7314
EIN: 54-1440734

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Board Leadership

Frank Batten, Jr.
Chairman

CEO

Bonnie B. Sutton
President and CEO