Philanthropy, Voluntarism, and Grantmaking Foundations

Mecklenburg Citizens for Public Education

  • Charlotte, NC
  • www.mecked.org

Mission Statement

IMPROVE THE QUALITY OF EDUCATION IN THE MECKLENBURG COUNTY SCHOOLS.

Service Areas

Self-reported

North Carolina

Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools

ruling year

1991

Principal Officer since 2011

Self-reported

Bill Anderson

Keywords

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CMS

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Also Known As

MECKED

EIN

56-1752043

 Number

2627615490

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Public Foundations (T30)

IRS Filing Requirement

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Programs + Results

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Programs

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Program 1

THE MECKLENBURG CITIZENS FOR EDUCATION IS AN INDEPENDENT ADVOCATE THAT WORKS TO EMPOWER THE COMMUNITY TO IMPROVE AND ENSURE QUALITY PUBLIC EDUCATION FOR EVERY CHILD. THE MISSION OF THE ORGANIZATION IS TO DEFINE THE ISSUES AND ADVOCATE FOR THE CHANGES REQUIRED TO PERMANENTLY IMPROVE THE QUALITY OF PUBLIC EDUCATION IN MECKLENBURG COUNTY.

Category

Population(s) Served

Budget

234543.00

Service Areas

Self-reported

North Carolina

Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools

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Financials

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MeckEd
Fiscal year: Jul 01-Jun 30
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Operations

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Mecklenburg Citizens for Public Education

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Bill Anderson

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Krista Tillman

Queens Univeristy

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?


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CEO OVERSIGHT

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?


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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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