EIN 27-2494520

Arete Scholars Fund

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
3
City
State
Year formed
2010
Most recent tax filings
2020-06
Description
To help economically disadvantaged children discover and use their unique gifts and talents through educational opportunity.

Program areas at Arete Scholars Fund

Arete Scholars Fund, Inc. awarded 976 K4-12 Education scholarships during the 2019-2020 fiscal year. Scholarships were awarded solely to qualifying low-income students. The scholarships give parents, whose choices are otherwise limited, the opportunity to select the K4-12 private school that best meets their childrens needs. The scholarships pay up to $4,000 for private school tuition and fees.

Form 990s for Arete Scholars Fund

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-062021-05-18990View PDF
2019-062021-01-27990View PDF
2018-062019-10-12990View PDF
2017-062018-11-15990View PDF
2016-062017-09-15990View PDF
...and 5 more Form 990s

Grants made by Arete Scholars Fund

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Hebron Educational MinistriesEducation Assistance$5,500

Financials for Arete Scholars Fund

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$4,501,987
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$98,040
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$-484
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$4,599,543

Personnel at Arete Scholars Fund

NameTitleCompensation
Jim SmithChief Executive Officer
Howard DavisFounder and Head of School
Tim BentsenFounder
 Subscribe to viewDirector of Operations and Client Services
 Subscribe to viewCommunications and Development Director
...and 7 more key personnel

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Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$4,599,543
2020
Yearly growth
8.4%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$4,085,589
2020
Yearly growth
-3.8%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$8,687,569
2020
Yearly growth
7%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
3
2020
Yearly growth
0%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
3617 Braselton Hwy No 101
Dacula, GA 30019
Metro area
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta, GA
Website URL
aretescholars.org/ 
Phone
(877) 246-4095
IRS details
EIN
27-2494520
Fiscal year end
June
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
2010
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
B12: Education Fund Raising and Fund Distribution
NAICS code, primary
813319: Social Advocacy Organizations
Parent/child status
Central organization