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Nonprofit Leadership Alliance

Certified to Change the World

two stars

75.04

1801 Main Street Suite 200
Kansas City, MO 64108
tel: (816) 561-6415   Web Site
EIN: 44-0546869

Board Leadership
Don Munce
Chair

CEO
Susan Tomlinson Schmidt
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 75.04 two stars
  Financial 70.26 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Nonprofit Leadership Alliance is a national alliance of colleges, universities and nonprofit organizations dedicated to educating, preparing and certifying professionals to strengthen and lead nonprofit organizations. The Alliance offers the Certified Nonprofit Credential (CNP), the only national nonprofit management leadership credential developed with, and recognized by, the nonprofit sector. Our students complete rigorous, comprehensive, academic and experiential requirements, meeting industry standards, preparing them for nonprofit sector careers.

The Nonprofit Leadership Alliance is a national alliance of colleges, universities and nonprofit organizations dedicated to educating, preparing and certifying professionals to strengthen and lead nonprofit organizations. The Alliance offers the Certified Nonprofit Credential (CNP), the only national nonprofit management leadership credential developed with, and recognized by, the nonprofit sector. Our students complete rigorous, comprehensive, academic and experiential requirements, meeting industry standards, preparing them for nonprofit sector careers.

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Financial

two stars

70.26

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

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)
60.9%
  Administrative Expenses 26.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.60
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.76
  Program Expenses Growth 7.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Nonprofit Leadership Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Nonprofit Leadership Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Nonprofit Leadership Alliance (MO) 75.04 two stars
Fresh Start Women's Foundation (AZ) 88.14 three stars
SEG Foundation (OK) 85.10 three stars
The Trinity Forum (DC) 86.40 three stars
Working Wardrobes (CA) 87.65 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $606,759
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $95,120
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $701,879
   Program Service Revenue $553,616
Total Primary Revenue $1,255,495
   Other Revenue $225,956
TOTAL REVENUE $1,481,451
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,043,724
   Administrative Expenses $507,717
   Fundraising Expenses $169,049
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,720,490
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-239,039
   
Net Assets $3,550,501

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 Partnerships $420,302 40.3%
Workforce Track Program $347,506 33.3%
Alliance Management Institute $255,943 24.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 08/01/2019 75.04 two stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 76.44 two stars
2016-06 12/22/2017 74.48 two stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 72.81 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 73.13 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 68.76 one star
2013-06 02/01/2015 66.72 one star
2012-06 12/01/2013 71.57 two stars
2011-06 12/01/2012 80.07 three stars
2010-06 12/01/2011 90.90 four stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 91.83 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 09/01/2010 96.49 four stars
2008-06 02/01/2010 96.30 four stars
2007-06 09/01/2008 93.02 four stars
2006-06 04/01/2007 82.39 three stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 69.16 one star
2004-06 06/01/2005 60.86 one star
2003-06 12/01/2004 61.71 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 44-0546869
Name in IRS Master File NONPROFIT LEADERSHIP ALLIANCE
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational 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 Central - the organization is a central type organization (no group exemption) of a National, Regional or Geographic grouping of organizations.
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date June, 1951
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$137,952 8.01% Susan Schmidt President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Nonprofit Leadership Alliance (MO) 75.04 two stars
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The Club Foundation (VA) 87.90 three stars
Summit Academy OIC (MN) 90.19 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Nonprofit Leadership Alliance
1801 Main Street
Suite 200
Kansas City, MO 64108
tel: (816) 561-6415
fax: (816) 531-3527
EIN: 44-0546869

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Board Leadership

Don Munce
Chair

CEO

Susan Tomlinson Schmidt
President

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