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Chalkbeat

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Chalkbeat is a educational service provider based in New York, NY that was founded in 2012. As of 2019 they had $6.8 million in revenue and $6.1 million in assets.

Chalkbeat is news organization covering educational change efforts in the communities where improvement matters most. The network has bureaus in New York, Colorado, Indiana, and Tennessee, and a pilot effort in Detroit.

EIN:
90-0915846
City:
State:
Metro:
Website:
Phone:
917-388-9035
Facebook:
Twitter:
Founded:
2012
Type:
501(c)(3)
NTEE:
Revenue:
$6,877,978
Assets:
$6,188,620
Employees:
60
Fiscal year end:
June
Revenue trends:
Asset trends:

Program areas at Chalkbeat

Through unbiased reporting, our reporters help the public examine how schools are truly operating, scrutinize key policy and legislative developments that would otherwise happen behind closed doors, and gain access to important data and context that would not otherwise be made transparent. By building our local communities' understanding of the complex developments, innovations, and challenges that affect student outcomes, we can improve their ability to serve students better - whether through their work as practitioners, policymakers, and lawmakers, or through their democratic participation as parents, students, and voters. (see continuation on schedule o)the following is a description of the specific activities that Chalkbeat undertakes:1. Reporting, writing, editing, and publishing original news content related to education, with a focus on the communities where Chalkbeat has bureaus. The vast majority of original news content is produced by full-time employees of the organization. The activity is conducted on a daily basis in our ...

Form 990s for Chalkbeat

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Sep 16, 2020990View PDF
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Mar 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Jul 14, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jan 18, 2017990View PDF
...and two more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Chalkbeat

Field2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$6,767,283
Program services$5,808
Investment income and dividends$1,023
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$142
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-840
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$104,562
Total revenues$6,877,978

Vendors for Chalkbeat

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2020-03-01
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-01
██████████Marketing software2020-03-01
█████████Content management system software2020-03-01
███ ████████ ██████ ███Tax accounting2020-02-04
██████ ███Software2018-05-01
████ ████ ████ ██████████Accounting$106,1882017-06-01

Personnel at Chalkbeat

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Elizabeth GreenCofounder and Chief Executive Officer / Founder , Chief Executive Officer and Editor in Chief$167,379July 10, 2020
Rebecca RossChief Operating Officer$170,117July 10, 2020
████████ ██████Chief of Staff Development and Revenue-July 10, 2020
████████ ███████Chief People Officer-July 10, 2020
████████ █████Chief Talent Officer-July 10, 2020
██████ ██Chief Strategy Officer / Senior Director of Growth-July 10, 2020
█████ ██████████Chief Revenue Officer / Senior Director of Partnerships-July 10, 2020
████ ███████Editor in Chief / Executive Editor-July 10, 2020
███ ██████ ██████Chief, Chalkbeat New York-July 10, 2020
█████ ███████ ██████Chief , Chalkbeat Colorado-July 10, 2020
...and 20 more key personnel

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