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School-to-School International (STS)

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STS is a international development organization based in Pacifica, CA that was founded in 2002. As of 2019 they had $4.5 million in revenue and $604,594 in assets.

School-to-School International (STS) is a non-profit, based in California, USA, dedicated to providing children in developing countries with support they need to succeed in elementary school.

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Program areas at STS

Accelere! Is a 5-year project that aims to improve educational outcomes for girls and boys in select sub-provinces within target educational provinces of the drc. It supports the government of the drc's goals for the education sector: access, quality and governance. Sts's contributions to date to this project consists of the creation of several assessment tools, training staff and the development of reports to help the project with the implementation of activities. Sts leads quarterly assessments each trimester by developing tools, training staff, supervising data collection, analyzing findings, and presenting results to inform the materials development teams and process. Sts has also completed an early grade reading assessment (egra) in several of the target provinces. Sts has led the theory of change/fidelity of implementation work on a project-wide scale. Sts is working toward developing foi tools for each component of the larger accelere! Project and training m&e and other staff ...

Stages, implemented by link community development (lcd), focuses on improving outcomes for all girls in wolaita zone. Project interventions are designed to reach all girls in the zone as girls in the zone are marginalized from access to high-quality primary and secondary education due to multiple social, academic, geographic and resource constraints. Between october 2017 and july 2024, interventions are targeted to reach all schools in the zone, with a special focus on girls in extremely remote areas as well as girls who are orphans, girls with disabilities and girls who are pregnant or have children. Sts is providing external m&e services for the 'supporting transition of adolescent girls through enhancing systems' (stages) girls' education challenge transition (gec-t) project. We conduct mixed-method, gender-sensitive monitoring and evaluation that is inclusive of persons with disabilities of the stages project over the seven years from baseline to endline. The evaluation will assess the ...

The mali selected integrated reading activity (sira) is a five (5) year activity to improve reading outcomes for malian students in grades one and two in the target regions. This activity also aims to reinforce and strengthen the government of mali/ministry of education capacity to establish delivery systems in a manner that fosters sustainability. In contrast to prior programming financed by usaid/mali, this activity supports the use of bamanankan (local language) in all intervention school types. Sts is drawing on its knowledge and experience with evaluation in general and egra in particular to lead the capacity-building of men structures at the regional (ae) and district (cap) levels so they are able to implement bi-annual testing using egra for their own management and decisionmaking purposes. Sts is working in close collaboration with the national directorate of pedagogy, in particular its pedagogical research and evaluation division, so that staff members from the ...

Form 990s for STS

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Oct 25, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Nov 28, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Mar 29, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Feb 12, 2016990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for STS

Total grants, contributions, etc.$24,171
Program services$4,514,932
Investment income and dividends$6
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$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$4,539,109

Vendors for STS

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2019-09-30
█████████Content management system software2019-09-28
██████████Fundraising software2019-09-28
████████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-08-21
███ ███████ ████Professional Staffing Organization$116,0702018-12-01
████ ███████████ ███████████Tax accounting2014-12-29

Personnel at STS

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Candace DebnamExecutive Director$136,058Oct. 25, 2019
Maureen Schroeder-SanaiOperations Director$123,460Dec. 31, 2018
████████ █████Director of Programs$118,112Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ███████Senior Director of Evaluation and Research$121,279Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ███████Senior Editor and Communication Manager-Sept. 26, 2020
█████ ██████████Senior Technical Manager-Sept. 26, 2020
████ ████████Senior Program Manager-Nov. 12, 2017
████ ███ ███████████Controller-May 23, 2019
███████ █████Senior E and R Lead$105,752Dec. 31, 2018
████ ███████Treasurer , Board$0Sept. 26, 2020
...and eight more key personnel

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