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Andre Agassi Charitable Foundation

  • Las Vegas, NV
  • www.agassifoundation.org

Mission Statement

The Andre Agassi Charitable Foundation® is dedicated to transforming U.S. public education for underserved youth. The Foundation drives reform by engaging in practice, policy and partnerships that provide quality education and enrichment opportunities.

Main Programs

  1. The Academy
Service Areas

Self-reported

National

Nevada, primarily the Las Vegas area

ruling year

1994

Principal Officer since 2008

Self-reported

Mr. Steve Miller

Keywords

Self-reported

education, youth, charter school, underserved youth, public education, education policy,

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Also Known As

Andre Agassi Foundation for Education

EIN

34-1759295

Physical Address

3883 Howard Hughes Parkway 8th Floor

Las Vegas, NV 89169

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Public Foundations (T30)

Other Youth Development N.E.C. (O99)

Education N.E.C. (B99)

IRS Filing Requirement

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

Programs + Results

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Programs

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Program 1

The Academy

Through its public charter school, the Andre Agassi College Preparatory Academy, the Foundation strives to provide underserved youth in Las Vegas with a quality K‐12 education to prepare for excellence in college and beyond. Through state and national advocacy, the Foundation also works to increase investment and accountability in public schools.

Category

Education

Population(s) Served

General Public/Unspecified

Budget

$5,567,327.00

Service Areas

Self-reported

National

Nevada, primarily the Las Vegas area

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ANDRE AGASSI FOUNDATION FOR EDUCATION
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Operations

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Andre Agassi Charitable Foundation

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Mr. Steve Miller

BIO

Steve Miller is the Chief Executive Officer of the Andre Agassi Foundation, as well as Agassi Graf Holdings. Prior to joining the Foundation, Miller held positions as an Adjunct Professor at the Warsaw Sports Marketing Center at the University of Oregon, President/Chief Executive Officer of Devine Sports, President/CEO of the Professional Bowlers Association, and served as Director of Global Sports Marketing for 10 years at Nike. A former track and field star, Miller was named NCAA Coach of the Year five times. He currently sits on the Board of Directors of Powerplate, and the Tegla Loroupe Peace Foundation, among others. He has a B.S. in English literature and physical education from Bradley University, and an M.S. in physical education and biomechanical analysis from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

STATEMENT FROM THE Principal Officer

"Steve Miller is the Chief Executive Officer of the Andre Agassi Foundation. Prior to joining the Foundation, Miller held positions as an Adjunct Professor at the Warsaw Sports Marketing Center at the University of Oregon, President/Chief Executive Officer of Devine Sports, President/CEO of the Professional Bowlers Association, and served as Director of Global Sports Marketing for 10 years at Nike. A former track and field star, Miller was named NCAA Coach of the Year five times. He currently sits on the Board of Directors of Powerplate, and the Tegla Loroupe Peace Foundation, among others. He has a B.S. in English literature and physical education from Bradley University, and an M.S. in physical education and biomechanical analysis from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo."

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Steve Miller

Andre Graf Holdings

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