Philanthropy, Voluntarism, and Grantmaking

The Student Sponsorship Programme Inc

  • New York, NY
  • WWW.SSP.AFRICA.COM

Mission Statement

SSP's mission is to provide academically talented and economically disadvantaged students an opportunity to receive a quality high school education via mentoring relationships, financial assistance and leadership development.

Main Programs

  1. Scholarship Grants
Service Areas

Self-reported

International

Any area within the United States or Internationally

ruling year

2002

Principal Officer since 2011

Self-reported

N/A N/A

Keywords

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Education, Leadership, Sponsorship, Support, Student

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Also Known As

SSP

EIN

13-4099659

 Number

2260306144

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Philanthropy / Charity / Voluntarism Promotion (General) (T50)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

How does this organization make a difference?

Overview

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Since 2000, SSP has enabled approximately 600 talented South African students achieve their academic goals.

Programs

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What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

Scholarship Grants

Providing grants toward high school scholarships for talented South African students.

Category

Education

Population(s) Served

Youth/Adolescents only (14 - 19 years)

Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General

Budget

$300,000.00

Service Areas

Self-reported

International

Any area within the United States or Internationally

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Financials

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THE STUDENT SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM OF SOUTH AFRICA, INC.
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31

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Operations

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The Student Sponsorship Programme Inc

Leadership

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Principal Officer

N/A N/A

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Teresa Clarke

No Affiliation

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

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CEO OVERSIGHT

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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