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The Urban Assembly

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

The Urban Assembly is a educational service provider based in New York, NY that was founded in 1990. As of 2018 they had $5.2 million in revenue and $2.1 million in assets.

The Urban Assembly is a non-profit organization dedicated to empowering underserved youth by providing them with the academic and life skills necessary for post-secondary success.

(212) 867-3060
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Program areas at The Urban Assembly

The instructional team:the instructional team builds schools' capacity to ensure and support high performing school leadership and rigorous academics for all students. The team is committed to helping students achieve academic excellence leading to post-secondary success. They work directly with school leaders and teachers in service of The school's instructional goals. The instructional team believes that a responsive, collaborative coaching approach is necessary to build a culture of continuous improvement in our schools.

The career & technical education team: The career and technical education (cte) team builds The capacity of cte schools in The Urban Assembly network to deliver high-quality, industry-supported, state-approved cte programs at scale. They aim to ensure that 100% of ua cte graduates commit to a personal postsecondary plan involving further education, employment, or a combination thereof that is all The stronger and more individualized for The increased options cte affords. The cte team captures The most promising and leverageable career-readiness practices from ua cte schools for effective use in non-cte schools and programs network-wide.

The college readiness team:the college readiness team builds schools' capacity to develop structures and supports that ensure college access and success for every student. Successful postsecondary planning begins at The earliest grade served at a ua school, and is infused throughout The entire school culture. To ensure students are accepted and able to matriculate into The college or post-secondary pathway of their choice, each high school has a full-time college counselor who is supported by The ua college readiness team. To systematize and streamline parts of The college application process, all high schools use naviance (a student tracking platform with coaching tools) to track and submit applications.

Form 990s for The Urban Assembly

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-08Sep 13, 2019990View PDF
2017-08Sep 17, 2018990View PDF
2016-08Jun 8, 2017990View PDF
2015-08Nov 1, 2016990View PDF
2014-08May 20, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for The Urban Assembly

Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,659,872
Program services$1,527,189
Investment income and dividends$2,637
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$52,613
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$5,242,311

Vendors for The Urban Assembly

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
BlackbaudCRM software; Fundraising software2020-03-06
██████████Fundraising software2020-03-06
██████ ███████ ███████ ███ ████████ █Tax accounting2019-09-13
█████ ██████ █████ ███Rental and Office Maintenance Repairs$231,7182018-08-01

Personnel at The Urban Assembly

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Kristin KearnsChief Executive Officer-Sept. 28, 2020
Alexis GoldbergManaging Director of School Support$126,751Sept. 28, 2020
███ █████████Director of Operations and Data-Sept. 28, 2020
██████ █████Director of Finance and Administration$114,600Sept. 28, 2020
█████ ██████Director of Advancement-Sept. 28, 2020
█████ █████Director of Advancement and Strategy$129,077Aug. 10, 2019
█████ █████Senior Director of Strategy-Sept. 28, 2020
██████ ███████Director of Postsecondary Access-Sept. 28, 2020
███████ █████Senior Director of Postsecondary$114,936Sept. 28, 2020
███████ ██████Advancement Manager-Sept. 28, 2020
...and 13 more key personnel

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