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Education : Education Policy and Reform

Partnership for Learning

Student success is at the heart of our work

two stars

70.30

520 Pike Street Suite 1212
Seattle, WA 98101
tel: (206) 625-9655   Web Site
EIN: 91-1550803

Board Leadership
Jeff Vincent
Chairman

CEO
Steve Mullin
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 70.30 two stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 58.00 one star
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since 1994, the Partnership for Learning has focused on communicating and advocating for Washington's school improvement efforts. Our goal is to create a stronger public education system that prepares all graduates for college and the world of work. As a trusted source of information about Washington's school improvement efforts, Partnership for Learning makes complex issues accessible. Partnership for Learning believes all students deserve a high-quality education that provides them with opportunities to succeed in college, work and more importantly, life.

Since 1994, the Partnership for Learning has focused on communicating and advocating for Washington's school improvement efforts. Our goal is to create a stronger public education system that prepares all graduates for college and the world of work. As a trusted source of information about Washington's school improvement efforts, Partnership for Learning makes complex issues accessible. Partnership for Learning believes all students deserve a high-quality education that provides them with opportunities to succeed in college, work and more importantly, life.

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Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

one star

58.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
87.4%
  Administrative Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.02
  Program Expenses Growth 22.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Partnership for Learning on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Partnership for Learning on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Partnership for Learning (WA) 70.30 two stars
The NEA Foundation (DC) 90.04 four stars
Houston A+ Challenge (TX) 87.13 three stars
The Edible Schoolyard Project (CA) 90.71 four stars
Center for Inspired Teaching (DC) 90.58 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,677,500
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,677,500
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,677,500
   Other Revenue $200
TOTAL REVENUE $1,677,700
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,546,959
   Administrative Expenses $200,899
   Fundraising Expenses $36,916
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,784,774
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-107,074
   
Net Assets $1,659,519

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
Communication & Outreach $1,546,959 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 12/23/2020 70.30 two stars
2018-12 11/01/2019 70.30 two stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 67.42 one star
2016-12 03/01/2018 67.47 one star
2015-12 05/01/2017 64.64 one star
2014-12 06/01/2016 72.46 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 69.76 one star
2013-12 05/01/2015 68.20 one star
2012-12 11/01/2013 68.98 one star
2011-12 06/01/2013 72.55 two stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 75.21 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 75.54 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 93.64 four stars
2007-12 07/01/2009 72.03 two stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 77.65 two stars
2005-12 10/01/2006 81.10 three stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 84.90 three stars
2003-12 07/01/2005 86.88 three 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 91-1550803
Name in IRS Master File PARTNERSHIP FOR LEARNING
NTEE Code Z99
NTEE Classification Unknown
NTEE Type Unknown
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, etc.
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 July, 1992
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- Stephen F. Mullin President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Partnership for Learning (WA) 70.30 two stars
EdChoice (IN) 92.02 four stars
Center for Inspired Teaching (DC) 90.58 four stars
Jacksonville Public Education Fund (FL) 87.37 three stars
Education Writers Association (DC) 89.72 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Partnership for Learning
520 Pike Street
Suite 1212
Seattle, WA 98101
tel: (206) 625-9655
fax: (206) 447-0502
EIN: 91-1550803

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Board Leadership

Jeff Vincent
Chairman

CEO

Steve Mullin
President

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