Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

Junior Achievement of Western Pennsylvania

Empowering young people to own their economic success

three stars

86.40

90 Emerson Lane Suite 1403
Bridgeville, PA 15017
tel: (412) 208-4747   Web Site
EIN: 25-0983059

Board Leadership
Melvin Washington
Chairman

CEO
Dennis Gilfoyle
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.40 three stars
  Financial 82.10 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Junior Achievement (JA) is the world's largest organization dedicated to educating students about work readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy through experiential, hands-on programs. In partnership with business and educators, JA brings the real world to students, opening their minds to their potential and preparing them for the world of work. During the 2017-18 school year, over 2,700 business, community and parent mentors touched the lives of 66,074 young people, through 468,590 contact hours, in over 3,000 classrooms in western Pennsylvania with JA's message of opportunity and hope preparing them to be the workers and leaders of tomorrow.

Junior Achievement (JA) is the world's largest organization dedicated to educating students about work readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy through experiential, hands-on programs. In partnership with business and educators, JA brings the real world to students, opening their minds to their potential and preparing them for the world of work. During the 2017-18 school year, over 2,700 business, community and parent mentors touched the lives of 66,074 young people, through 468,590 contact hours, in over 3,000 classrooms in western Pennsylvania with JA's message of opportunity and hope preparing them to be the workers and leaders of tomorrow.

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Financial

three stars

82.10

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

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)
79.7%
  Administrative Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.30
  Program Expenses Growth 0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 18.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Junior Achievement of Western Pennsylvania on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Junior Achievement of Western Pennsylvania on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,497,974
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $22,659
   Fundraising Events $713,577
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,234,210
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,234,210
   Other Revenue $568,617
TOTAL REVENUE $2,802,827
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,107,596
   Administrative Expenses $295,110
   Fundraising Expenses $242,878
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,645,584
   
Payments to Affiliates $59,281
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $157,243
   
Net Assets $3,497,514

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$174,630 6.60% Dennis Gilfoyle President

Mission

Junior Achievement (JA) is the world's largest organization dedicated to educating students about work readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy through experiential, hands-on programs. In partnership with business and educators, JA brings the real world to students, opening their minds to their potential and preparing them for the world of work. During the 2017-18 school year, over 2,700 business, community and parent mentors touched the lives of 66,074 young people, through 468,590 contact hours, in over 3,000 classrooms in western Pennsylvania with JA's message of opportunity and hope preparing them to be the workers and leaders of tomorrow.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Junior Achievement of Western Pennsylvania (PA) 86.40 three stars
Junior Achievement of Southwest New England, Inc. (CT) 88.06 three stars
Junior Achievement of Wisconsin (WI) 92.74 four stars
Junior Achievement of Southeast Texas (TX) 88.88 three stars
Junior Achievement of Greater Washington (DC) 89.92 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Junior Achievement of Western Pennsylvania
90 Emerson Lane
Suite 1403
Bridgeville, PA 15017
tel: (412) 208-4747
EIN: 25-0983059

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Board Leadership

Melvin Washington
Chairman

CEO

Dennis Gilfoyle
President & CEO