Classroom Enrichment (Albany, NY)

Name

  • Name:Ms. Kathy Schoolcraft

Organization Address

  • Organization Name:Classroom Enrichment
  • Address:Community Foundation for the Capital Region
    6 Tower Place
    Albany, NY 12205
    United States

Organization Phone

  • Main phone:518 496 1828
  • Main fax:518 377 4301

Organization Web

User Address

  • Address:1220 Ferry Road
    Niskayuna, NY 12309
    United States

User Phone

  • Direct phone:518 454-5573

User Email

Location

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General

  • Mission:
  • SINCE 1979, THE CLASSROOM ENRICHMENT PROGRAM HAS PARTNERED WITH TEACHERS AND STUDENTS TO BRIDGE THE GAP BETWEEN CLASSROOMS AND THE REAL WORLD, USING RELEVANT INFORMATION FROM THE TIMES UNION DAILY NEWSPAPER, TOGETHER WITH CURRICULUMAN SPECIFIC TO ENHANCE THEIR KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING. The Times Union, together with curriculum developed to enhance the knowledge and understanding for 21st Century Education, has been a leading force in helping in local classrooms engage students with useful data, tools and experts students will encounter in college, on the job and in life.

  • History:
  • The Times Union, (circulation 75,000 daily; 150,000 Sunday) is a unit of the Hearst Corporation. The Times Union began distributing newspapers to classrooms as a teaching tool in 1979. The Classroom Enrichment program has tremendous executive support and a significant financial investment from the Times Union organization.
    The Classroom Enrichment Fund was established within the COMMUNITY FOUNDATION FOR THE CAPITAL REGION (CFCR) (certified 501 C 3) in 1996. Through this partnership donors are able to benefit the tax advantages. Additionally, the CFCR disperses funds upon request to underwrite the cost of newspaper distribution for teachers and students. All other costs, approximately 40% above and beyond half the cost of the newspaper, including administrative, training, promotional and curriculum expenses are absorbed by the Times Union.

  • Year established:1979
  • Endowment:Unknown

Staff

  • Executive / Trustee board size:22
  • Advisory board size:10
  • Staff size:2

Board and Executive Names

  • Board Members / Trustees:
  • Maggie Vinciguerra
    Chairman
    John A. MacAffer
    First Vice Chair
    Deborah Onslow
    Second Vice Chair
    C. Wayne Williams
    Secretary
    Sheridan C. Biggs
    Treasurer
    Steven Bouchey
    Assistant Treasurer
    James E. Prout, Esq.
    Immediate Past Chair
    Wallace Altes
    Matthew Bender IV
    Anthony J. Capobianco
    Lisa M. Clifford
    Thomas J. Collura, Esq.
    Gloria DeSole
    Barbara Glaser
    Catherine Hedgeman, Esq.
    Nancy E. Hoffman, Esq.
    Paul M. Hohenberg
    Steven E. Lobel
    Vincent L. Valenza, Esq. (Niskayuna)
    Marcus Q. Pryor
    Roberta Rocas
    Ellen Sax
    Robin Wood

  • Executive Director / President:
  • Karen Boliwith, President/CEO

Staff Names

  • Key Staff:
  • Greg Stapleton, Program Director

Registration

  • Organization type:Grantseeker
  • Country of registration:United States
  • Tax Determination Letter:Received Determination Letter
  • IRS Section:501(c)(3)
  • IRS Subsection:None
  • Tax ID:14-1505623

Other Organization Web

IRS Business Master File Information

  • EIN:141505623
  • Organization Name:THE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION FOR THE GREATER CAPITAL REGION INC
  • Sort (Secondary) Name:
  • Care Of Name:
  • Organization Address:6 TOWER PLACE
  • Organization City:ALBANY
  • Organization State:NY
  • Organization Zip:12203-3725
  • Group Exemption Number:0000
  • Subsection Code:03
  • Classification Code(s):1
  • Subsection/Classification Desc.:Charitable Organization
  • Affiliation Code:3
  • Ruling Date:December, 1968
  • Deductibility Code:1
  • Foundation Code:15
  • Foundation Code Desc.:Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general publicĀ 170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
  • Activity Code(s):903
  • Activity Code Desc.(s):Community trust or component
  • Organization Code:1 (Corporation)
  • Exempt Org. Status Code:01 (Unconditional Exemption)
  • Tax Period:December, 2016
  • Filing Requirement Category:01 (990 (all other) or 990EZ return)
  • Accounting Period:December
  • NTEE Code:T31
  • Asset Amount:$77,352,417
  • Asset Code:9 ($50,000,000+)
  • Income Amount:$23,865,964
  • Income Code:8 ($10,000,000 - $49,999,999)
  • 990 Revenue Amount:$18,598,993
  • Last Updated:2/22/2018 8:37:54 am

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