BUFFALO DEVELOPMENTAL OPPORTUNITIES INC

Address
434 DELAWARE AVENUE
BUFFALO, NY 14202
Contact
Website: http://theacademybuffalo.org
Phone: +1 (716) 464-3244
Nonprofit
NTEE: J30 - Vocational Rehabilitation
EIN: 47-2076902

Mission

TO ENGAGE STUDENTS IN A RIGOROUS CURRICULUM TO CHALLENGE THEIR ACADEMIC TALENTS. TO TEACH BOTH INDIVIDUALS AND GROUPS BY EXPOSING STUDENTS TO A LEARNING CULTURE IN WHICH TEACHERS AND STAFF ARE MODELS OF BEHAVIORAL AND ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE.
 201720162015
Basic features of the organization
Doing business as nameTHE BUFFALO ACADEMY OF SCHOLARS
Year of formation2014
Subsection code03
PF filing required0  
Metropolitan statistical area1280
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$63,000.00$60,000.00$24,000.00
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$0.00$60,000.00$24,000.00
Number of employees14148
Number of people compensated >$100k000
Number of volunteers355
Number of highly compensated contractors000
Personnel
Glaser, Robert
TitleBOARD MEMBER (TO 8/11/16)BOARD MEMBER (TO 8/11/16)BOARD MEMBER
Name of key/compensated personROBERT GLASERROBERT GLASERROBERT GLASER
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Glaser, Ryan
TitleBOARD MEMBER (TO 8/11/16)BOARD MEMBER (TO 8/11/16)BOARD MEMBER
Name of key/compensated personRYAN GLASERRYAN GLASERRYAN GLASER
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Hibbard, Alan
TitleEXECUTIVE DIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated personALAN HIBBARD  
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org40.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Karl, Christina
TitleBOARD MEMBER (TO 8/11/16)BOARD MEMBER (TO 8/11/16)BOARD MEMBER
Name of key/compensated personCHRISTINA KARLCHRISTINA KARLCHRISTINA KARL
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Karl, Ludvik
TitleBOARD MEMBER (TO 8/11/16)BOARD MEMBER (TO 8/11/16)BOARD MEMBER
Name of key/compensated personLUDVIK KARLLUDVIK KARLLUDVIK KARL
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Keller-Cogan, Margaret
TitleEXECUTIVE DIRECTOR (TO 9/1/16)EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR (TO 9/1/16)EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personDR MARGARET KELLER-COGANDR MARGARET KELLER-COGANDR MARGARET KELLER-COGAN
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue True
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.0040.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$60,000.00$24,000.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$3,360.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $63,000.00$0.00$0.00
Maloney, Brigid
TitleBOARD MEMBER  
Name of key/compensated personBRIGID MALONEY  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  
Average hours per week working for org1.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTO ENGAGE STUDENTS IN A RIGOROUS CURRICULUM TO CHALLENGE THEIR ACADEMIC TALENTS. TO TEACH BOTH INDIVIDUALS AND GROUPS BY EXPOSING STUDENTS TO A LEARNING CULTURE IN WHICH TEACHERS AND STAFF ARE MODELS OF BEHAVIORAL AND ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE.TO ENGAGE STUDENTS IN A RIGOROUS CURRICULUM TO CHALLENGE THEIR ACADEMIC TALENTS. TO TEACH BOTH INDIVIDUALS AND GROUPS BY EXPOSING STUDENTS TO A LEARNING CULTURE IN WHICH TEACHERS AND STAFF ARE MODELS OF BEHAVIORAL AND ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE.TO ENGAGE STUDENTS IN A RIGOROUS CURRICULUM TO CHALLENGE THEIR ACADEMIC TALENTS. TO TEACH BOTH INDIVIDUALS AND GROUPS BY EXPOSING STUDENTS TO A LEARNING CULTURE IN WHICH TEACHERS AND STAFF ARE MODELS OF BEHAVIORAL AND ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE.
Program service expenses, total$274,393.00$557,359.00$212,773.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
PROVIDED PRIVATE SCHOOLING WITH CUSTOMIZED LEARNING FOR GRADES 5 THROUGH 12.
Program expenses$274,393.00$557,359.00$212,773.00
Program revenue$195,197.00$293,903.00$42,900.00
Program descriptionPROVIDED PRIVATE SCHOOLING WITH CUSTOMIZED LEARNING FOR GRADES 5 THROUGH 12.PROVIDED PRIVATE SCHOOLING WITH CUSTOMIZED LEARNING FOR GRADES 5 THROUGH 12.PROVIDED PRIVATE SCHOOLING WITH CUSTOMIZED LEARNING FOR GRADES 5 THROUGH 12.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$215,008.00$587,303.00$231,902.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$19,811.00$293,400.00$189,002.00
Investment income, current yr$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$19,811.00$293,400.00$189,002.00
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current yr$22,676.00$0.00$0.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00
Program service revenue (total)$172,521.00$293,903.00$42,900.00
Gross receipts$215,008.00$587,303.00$231,902.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from all other contributions$19,811.00$293,400.00$189,002.00
Other types of revenue
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$22,676.00  
Net rental income  $0.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$304,881.00$619,288.00$236,414.00
Total functional expenses: program service $274,393.00$557,359.00$212,773.00
Total functional expenses: management and general$30,488.00$61,929.00$23,641.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising$0.00$0.00$0.00
Fees for services
Legal fees (total) $2,550.00 
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$13,998.00$12,484.00$16,286.00
Total assets, beginning of year$12,484.00$16,286.00 
Total liabilities$100,000.00$8,613.00$20,798.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$8,613.00$20,798.00 
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr-$86,002.00$3,871.00-$4,512.00
Net assets-$86,002.00$3,871.00-$4,512.00
Net assets, beginning of year$3,871.00-$4,512.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing$8,875.00$5,526.00$3,415.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$5,526.00$3,415.00$0.00
Loans and other payables to key persons $0.00$20,798.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$89,873.00-$31,985.00-$4,512.00
Advertising (total)$7,930.00$5,050.00$17,862.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$0.00$6,163.00 
Deferred revenue$0.00$2,450.00 
Unsecured notes & loans to unrelated parties$100,000.00  
Total net assets or fund balances-$86,002.00$3,871.00-$4,512.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$1,835.00$1,558.00$2,542.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members245
Number of independent voting members244
Financial sheets audited True 
Relationships among key personnelTrueTrueTrue
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2016-07-012015-07-012014-08-19
Tax year end date2017-06-012016-06-012015-06-01
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Outstanding loan to key person or disqualified person  True
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990
Reason for form submission
First filing  True
Date e-filing submitted2018-10-012017-09-142016-03-29
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v3.02014v6.0
Filing identifier201801359349309405201741359349304434201620359349301862
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