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College Success Foundation

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

College Success Foundation is a educational service provider based in Bellevue, WA that was founded in 2000. As of 2018 they had $13 million in revenue and $12 million in assets.

We inspire underserved, low-income students to finish high school by providing the unique integrated system of supports and scholarships they need to graduate College and succeed in life. Inspire underserved, low-income students to finish high school....

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Program areas at College Success Foundation

Scholarship and College programs: csf seeks to reduce financial barriers low-income students face by awarding scholarships and providing student support throughout College. By the end of 2018, csf had awarded 17,642 scholarships to 17,254 students, totaling more than $272 million. To date, 10,227 graduates have received a degree. Csf designs and markets scholarship application materials, develops selection processes and creates scoring rubrics that consider variables required by the funder and include traditional and non-traditional selection criteria. Csf tracks its scholarship awards and scholars through a student data management system, while responding to individual scholar's financial situations and needs.

College readiness programs: csf provides career and College awareness and support from 7th grade through high school graduation. Csf also works with the Washington student achievement council (wsac), school districts, and other College access providers to ensure low-income 7th and 8th graders sign up for early scholarship commitments through Washington state's College bound scholarship. Our staff is school-based and work in close collaboration with teachers and guidance counselors. Csf also provides summer academic readiness programming through residential College experiences and offers workshops on the financial aid process, academic planning, College admissions process, and social and networking skills.

Form 990s for College Success Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Oct 12, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Sep 28, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jun 29, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Sep 21, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for College Success Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$4,614,568
Program services$8,566,033
Investment income and dividends$68,325
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$5,496
Net income from fundraising events$-184,833
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$12,039
Total revenues$13,081,628

Vendors for College Success Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2020-04-23
█████████Content management system software2020-04-09
███████ ████ ██████Insurance2019-12-31
██████ ███████ ████Insurance2019-12-31
█████ ██████ ██ ██████████Insurance2019-12-31
███ ████ █████████ ███████ ██ ██████Insurance2019-12-31
███████ █████████ █████████ ████Insurance agent or broker$7242019-12-31
████████ ██████ ███ ██ ████Tax accounting2019-05-13
...and four more vendors

Personnel at College Success Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
James DorseyPresident and Chief Executive Officer-Nov. 22, 2020
Michael CheeverExecutive Vice President , External Relations / Interim Chief Executive Officer$191,359Nov. 22, 2020
██████ █████Chief Executive Officer / Board Vice Chair$0Nov. 22, 2020
███████ ██████ █████ ██ █President and Chief Executive Officer$271,102June 30, 2018
███████ ██████Chief Operating Officer$151,169Dec. 17, 2018
█████ ██ ██████Vice Chair , Executive Vice President , Chief Operating Officer / CSF Board Vice Chair-Nov. 22, 2020
██ ███████ ██████Chief Operations Officer / Board Member$0Nov. 22, 2020
██████ ██████Vice Chair , Executive Vice President , Chief Operating Officer / Board Member-Nov. 22, 2020
██████ ████Chief Financial Officer-Nov. 22, 2020
█████ ██████Chief Accounting and Administrative Officer$116,404June 6, 2019
...and 29 more key personnel

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