Cause IQ organization profile


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

PeerForward is a youth development program based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1996. As of 2019 they had $3.9 million in revenue and $4.3 million in assets.

College Summit transforms the lives of low-income youth by connecting them to college and career. In low-income communities across America, College Summit creates a corps of high school students who lead their peers to and through College.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: College Summit.

Fiscal year end:
Revenue trends:
Asset trends:

Program areas at PeerForward

Peerforward- this program trains influential high school students to build a college-going culture by persuading and coaching their classmates and friends through the College admissions process. These students are known as peer leaders, and they are training in powerful summer workshops and school-year training session focusing on three major campaigns surrounding early fafsa filing, applying to three or more postsecondary institutions and connecting career with academic choices and planning.

Innovation - this program designs and explores new ways to help all students in low-income communities navigate the college-going process by collaborating with government, technology companies, businesses, foundations and policy organizations. It creates new ways to reach students, such as the development of mobile applications that guide students and families through the College access process and support program alumni by providing information and encouragement to stay on track while in College.

Form 990s for PeerForward

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-04Jan 15, 2020990View PDF
2018-04Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-04Apr 10, 2018990View PDF
2016-04Apr 18, 2017990View PDF
2015-04Feb 19, 2016990View PDF
...and seven more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for PeerForward

Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,242,809
Program services$1,054,781
Investment income and dividends$0
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$-323,135
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$3,974,455

Vendors for PeerForward

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
SalesforceCRM software2020-09-17
█████████Content management system software2020-09-17
██████ ███Tax accounting2019-02-13
███ ██████████Fundraising$972,6092018-04-01
█████████ ██ ██████████It Support$179,3102018-04-01
█████████ ██ █████████Human Resources$123,2622018-04-01
█████ ███ ████ ██████Hospitality Services$105,0362018-04-01
█████ ██Tax accounting; Audit accounting2016-10-24

Personnel at PeerForward

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Counselor, Thomas A. EdisonChief Executive Officer-Aug. 8, 2019
Keith FromeChief Executive Officer and Co - Founder$254,947Aug. 8, 2019
██████ █████President and Chief Operating Officer$203,129May 15, 2019
████████ █████Chief Strategy and Advancement$163,509April 30, 2018
█████ █████Founder$109,681Jan. 8, 2019
██████ █████Vice President-Aug. 8, 2019
████ ███████Managing Director , Finance$110,981April 30, 2018
████████ ██████Managing Director , Project MGMT.$126,964April 30, 2018
██████ ██████Managing Director , Marketing$121,163April 30, 2018
██████ ██████Treasurer$0Aug. 8, 2019
...and 10 more key personnel

Peer youth development programs

1PeacePlayers International (PPI)501(c)(3)$3.0 millionWashington, DC
2America's Promise Alliance501(c)(3)$11 millionWashington, DC
3Youth Service America501(c)(3)$1.1 millionWashington, DC
4Service Year Alliance501(c)(3)$6.8 millionWashington, DC
5Athletes for Hope501(c)(3)$1.2 millionWashington, DC
6Running Start501(c)(3)$1.0 millionWashington, DC
7Generation Hope501(c)(3)$1.1 millionWashington, DC
8Warrior-Scholar Project501(c)(3)$3.3 millionWashington, DC
9Adams County Youth Initiative (ACYI)501(c)(3)$1.0 millionThornton, CO
10Hortons Kids501(c)(3)$2.3 millionWashington, DC
11Indiana Afterschool Network501(c)(3)$1.1 millionIndianapolis, IN
12Wings for Kids501(c)(3)$5.5 millionCharleston, SC
13College Bound / A Million Stars Inc501(c)(3)$3.8 millionSt Louis, MO
14Bearings Bike Shop501(c)(3)$2.3 millionAtlanta, GA
15No Bully501(c)(3)$2.3 millionSan Francisco, CA
16Partnership for After School Education (PASE)501(c)(3)$2.0 millionNew York, NY
17Critical Exposure501(c)(3)$1.1 millionWashington, DC
18Junior Achievement of Southeastern Michigan501(c)(3)$1.9 millionDetroit, MI
19Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy501(c)(3)$2.9 millionWashington, DC
20Asian American LEAD501(c)(3)$1.0 millionWashington, DC
21God's Anointed New Generation501(c)(3)$2.0 millionWashington, DC
22YouTurn501(c)(3)$1.0 millionOmaha, NE
23Fresh Lifelines for Youth (FLY)501(c)(3)$4.3 millionMilpitas, CA
24Homeboy Industries501(c)(3)$18 millionLos Angeles, CA
25Alliance for Excellent Education501(c)(3)$8.9 millionWashington, DC