Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County

Leading through Reading

four stars

91.04

3651 Quantum Boulevard Boynton Beach, FL 33426
tel: (561) 279-9103   Web Site
EIN: 65-0169781

Board Leadership
Len Gray
President

CEO
Kristin Calder
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.04 four stars
  Financial 89.44 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County, founded in 1989, is to improve the quality of life in our community by promoting and achieving literacy. Our goal is to ensure that every child and every adult in Palm Beach County becomes a reader. Through extensive outreach and collaboration with a network of community partners, the Literacy Coalition strives to ensure that individuals who need to improve their literacy skills receive the help they need.

The mission of the Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County, founded in 1989, is to improve the quality of life in our community by promoting and achieving literacy. Our goal is to ensure that every child and every adult in Palm Beach County becomes a reader. Through extensive outreach and collaboration with a network of community partners, the Literacy Coalition strives to ensure that individuals who need to improve their literacy skills receive the help they need.

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Financial

three stars

89.44

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 11/01/2020 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)
91.4%
  Administrative Expenses 5.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.01
  Program Expenses Growth 0.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,521,911
   Federated Campaigns $225,339
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $297,481
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,190,327
Total Contributions $5,235,058
   Program Service Revenue $277,036
Total Primary Revenue $5,512,094
   Other Revenue $-41,639
TOTAL REVENUE $5,470,455
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,752,710
   Administrative Expenses $389,190
   Fundraising Expenses $175,537
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,317,437
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $153,018
   
Net Assets $5,188,048

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$184,772 3.47% Kristin Calder CEO

Mission

The mission of the Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County, founded in 1989, is to improve the quality of life in our community by promoting and achieving literacy. Our goal is to ensure that every child and every adult in Palm Beach County becomes a reader. Through extensive outreach and collaboration with a network of community partners, the Literacy Coalition strives to ensure that individuals who need to improve their literacy skills receive the help they need.

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Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County (FL) 91.04 four stars
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National Center for Families Learning (KY) 89.75 three stars
SMART (OR) 92.12 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County
3651 Quantum Boulevard
Boynton Beach, FL 33426
tel: (561) 279-9103
fax: (561) 279-9103
EIN: 65-0169781

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Board Leadership

Len Gray
President

CEO

Kristin Calder
Chief Executive Officer