Educational Institutions

Steppingstone Scholars, Inc.

  • Philadelphia, PA
  • www.steppingstonescholars.org

Mission Statement

Steppingstone Scholars is dedicated to helping educationally underserved students in the Greater Philadelphia region achieve academic success. Students with the potential and a community of support are prepared for admission to and success at the best public, non-public and independent college preparatory schools through a program of academics, mentoring and support. Steppingstone Scholars works with partner schools to create opportunities that lead to college. Our vision is that every child who is academically motivated will be prepared for college.

Main Programs

  1. The Steppingstone Academy
  2. Middle Grades Academy
Service Areas

Self-reported

Pennsylvania

ruling year

2010

Principal Officer since 2012

Self-reported

Dr. Sean Vereen

Keywords

Self-reported

Steppingstone, education, Philadelphia, economically disadvantaged

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EIN

42-1612131

 Number

0226162384

Also Known As

Steppingstone

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Student Services and Organizations (B80)

Educational Services and Schools - Other (B90)

Educational Services and Schools - Other (B90)

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?

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

The Steppingstone Academy

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Category

Education

Population(s) Served

Budget

Program 2

Middle Grades Academy

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Category

Education

Population(s) Served

Budget

Service Areas

Self-reported

Pennsylvania

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Financials

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Steppingstone Scholars Inc
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Operations

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Steppingstone Scholars, Inc.

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Dr. Sean Vereen

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Gretchen Burke

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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