Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

Philadelphia Futures

A Union of White-Williams Scholars & Philadelphia Futures

four stars

91.49

230 South Broad Street 7th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102
tel: (215) 790-1666   Web Site
EIN: 23-1365983

Board Leadership
Phil Weinberg
President

CEO
Sara Woods
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.49 four stars
  Financial 95.12 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Philadelphia Futures: a union of White-Williams Scholars and Philadelphia Futures provides Philadelphia's low-income, first-generation-to-college students with the tools, resources and opportunities necessary for admission to and success in college. Working with volunteer mentors, donors, and school and college personnel in direct service to students, in partnership with educational institutions, and in advocacy activities in the broader community, Philadelphia Futures increases the percentage of Philadelphia graduates prepared for higher education, while simultaneously reducing the institutional barriers to their academic success. Philadelphia Futures operates on the belief that a college education is the portal to economic self-sufficiency and a satisfying life.

Philadelphia Futures: a union of White-Williams Scholars and Philadelphia Futures provides Philadelphia's low-income, first-generation-to-college students with the tools, resources and opportunities necessary for admission to and success in college. Working with volunteer mentors, donors, and school and college personnel in direct service to students, in partnership with educational institutions, and in advocacy activities in the broader community, Philadelphia Futures increases the percentage of Philadelphia graduates prepared for higher education, while simultaneously reducing the institutional barriers to their academic success. Philadelphia Futures operates on the belief that a college education is the portal to economic self-sufficiency and a satisfying life.

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Financial

four stars

95.12

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
85.9%
  Administrative Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.18
  Program Expenses Growth 5.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Philadelphia Futures on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Philadelphia Futures on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,831,700
   Federated Campaigns $52,281
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,883,981
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,883,981
   Other Revenue $566,809
TOTAL REVENUE $2,450,790
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,877,043
   Administrative Expenses $245,271
   Fundraising Expenses $182,526
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,304,840
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-854,050
   
Net Assets $12,282,448

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$130,000 3.93% Joan C. Mazzotti Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
Not compensated -- Sara Woods Former Executive Director

Mission

Philadelphia Futures: a union of White-Williams Scholars and Philadelphia Futures provides Philadelphia's low-income, first-generation-to-college students with the tools, resources and opportunities necessary for admission to and success in college. Working with volunteer mentors, donors, and school and college personnel in direct service to students, in partnership with educational institutions, and in advocacy activities in the broader community, Philadelphia Futures increases the percentage of Philadelphia graduates prepared for higher education, while simultaneously reducing the institutional barriers to their academic success. Philadelphia Futures operates on the belief that a college education is the portal to economic self-sufficiency and a satisfying life.

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Charity Contact Info

Philadelphia Futures
230 South Broad Street
7th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102
tel: (215) 790-1666
EIN: 23-1365983

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Board Leadership

Phil Weinberg
President

CEO

Sara Woods
Executive Director