IGNITE PUBLIC SCHOOLS AND COMMUNITY SERVICE CENTERS INC

Address
4701 S SUGAR RD
EDINBURG, TX 78539
Contact
Website: http://www.irra.org
Phone: +1 (956) 393-2227
Nonprofit
NTEE: E19 - Nonmonetary Support N.E.C.
EIN: 74-6033663

Mission

IRRA, INC. OPERATES A CHARTER SCHOOL DISTRICT IN THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY PROVIDING AN ALTERNATIVE FORM OF BASIC REQUIRED EDUCATION. IRRA, INC. ALSO IS A RESOURCE CENTER PROVIDING RESOURCE AND REFERRAL ASSISTANCE FOR VARIOUS SOCIAL SERVICES FOR RESIDENTS OF THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY.
 20152014201320122011
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1987
Metropolitan statistical area4880
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation   $0.00 
Number of employees261204245276 
Number of people compensated >$100k   0 
Number of volunteers   5 
Number of highly compensated contractors55   
Personnel
Cardona, Myrta
TitleCHAIRMANVICE-CHAIRMAVICE-CHAIRMABOARD VICE CHAIR 
Name of key/compensated personMYRTA CARDONAMYRTA CARDONAMYRTA CARDONAMYRTA CARDONA 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org2.002.002.002.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Contreras, Dora
TitleFINANCE CHAI  BOARD SECRETARY 
Name of key/compensated personDORA ELISA CONTRERAS  DORA ELISA CONTRERAS 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue  True 
Average hours per week working for org2.00  2.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  $0.00 
Elisa, Dora
Title FINANCE CHAISECRETARY  
Name of key/compensated person DORA ELISADORA ELISA  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 2.002.00  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Escobar, Omar
TitleVICE-CHAIRMAMEMBERFINANCE CHAIFINANCE CHAIR 
Name of key/compensated personOMAR ESCOBAROMAR ESCOBAROMAR ESCOBAROMAR ESCOBAR 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org2.002.002.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Gonzalez, Sergio
TitleMEMBERMEMBER   
Name of key/compensated personSERGIO GONZALEZSERGIO GONZALEZ   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Laloflores, Heraclio
Title MEMBER   
Name of key/compensated person HERACLIO LALOFLORES JR   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True   
Average hours per week working for org 2.00   
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   
Lopez, Elizabeth
Title   BOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated person   ELIZABETH LOPEZ 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Average hours per week working for org   2.00 
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 
Martinez, Camilo
TitleSECRETARYSECRETARYMEMBER  
Name of key/compensated personCAMILO MARTINEZCAMILO MARTINEZCAMILO MARTINEZ  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org2.002.002.00  
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  
Obregon-Colvin, Zita
Title  MEMBERBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated person  ZITA O OBREGON-COLVINZITA OBREGON-COLVIN 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  TrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org  2.002.00 
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00$0.00 
Rodriguez, Frank
Title CHAIRMANCHAIRMANBOARD CHAIR 
Name of key/compensated person FRANK RODRIGUEZFRANK RODRIGUEZFRANK RODRIGUEZ CPA 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org 2.002.002.00 
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 
Salinas, Eduardo
Title  MEMBER  
Name of key/compensated person  EDUARDO M SALINAS  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True  
Average hours per week working for org  2.00  
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 activitiesIRRA, INC. OPERATES A CHARTER SCHOOL DISTRICT IN THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY PROVIDING AN ALTERNATIVE FORM OF BASIC REQUIRED EDUCATION. IRRA, INC. ALSO IS A RESOURCE CENTER PROVIDING RESOURCE AND REFERRAL ASSISTANCE FOR VARIOUS SOCIAL SERVICES FOR RESIDENTS OF THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY.IRRA, INC. OPERATES A CHARTER SCHOOL DISTRICT IN THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY PROVIDING AN ALTERNATIVE FORM OF BASIC REQUIRED EDUCATION. IRRA, INC. ALSO IS A RESOURCE CENTER PROVIDING RESOURCE AND REFERRAL ASSISTANCE FOR VARIOUS SOCIAL SERVICES FOR RESIDENTS OF THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY.IRRA, INC. OPERATES A CHARTER SCHOOL DISTRICT IN THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY PROVIDING AN ALTERNATIVE FORM OF BASIC REQUIRED EDUCATION. IRRA, INC. ALSO IS A RESOURCE CENTER PROVIDING RESOURCE AND REFERRAL ASSISTANCE FOR VARIOUS SOCIAL SERVICES FOR RESIDENTS OF THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY.IRRA INC OPERATES A CHARTER SCHOOL DISTRICT IN THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY PROVIDING AN ALTERNATIVE FORM OF BASIC REQUIRED EDUCATION IRRA INC ALSO IS A RESOURCE CENTER PROVIDING RESOURCE AND REFERRAL ASSISTANCE FOR VARIOUS SOCIAL SERVICES FOR RESIDENTS OF THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY 
Program service expenses, total$6,630,401.00$6,114,610.00$6,405,061.00$6,351,528.00 
Programs, including revenue & expenses
EDUCATIONAL AND SOCIAL SERVICES
Program expenses$6,630,401.00$6,114,610.00$6,405,061.00$6,351,528.00 
Program descriptionEDUCATIONAL AND SOCIAL SERVICESEDUCATIONAL AND SOCIAL SERVICESEDUCATIONAL AND SOCIAL SERVICESEDUCATIONAL AND SOCIAL SERVICES 
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$10,160,670.00$10,065,440.00$12,133,780.00$11,692,523.00 
Revenue from contributions (total)$9,201,513.00$9,318,664.00$11,819,343.00$11,296,776.00$9,154,765.00
Investment income, current yr$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$9,201,513.00$9,318,664.00$11,819,343.00$11,296,776.00 
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other revenue, current yr$959,157.00$746,776.00$314,437.00$395,747.00 
Net unrelated business taxable revenue   $0.00 
Program service revenue (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Gross receipts$10,160,670.00$10,065,440.00$12,133,780.00$11,692,523.00 
Sources of contributions
Revenue from gov't grants$9,201,513.00$9,318,664.00$11,819,343.00$11,296,776.00 
Other types of revenue
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$959,157.00$746,776.00$314,437.00$395,747.00 
Net rental income$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$10,200,616.00$9,277,455.00$9,833,559.00$9,771,582.00 
Total functional expenses: program service $6,630,401.00$6,114,610.00$6,405,061.00$6,351,528.00 
Total functional expenses: management and general$3,570,215.00$3,162,845.00$3,428,498.00$3,420,054.00 
Total functional expenses: fundraising$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Fees for services
Legal fees (total)$68,212.00$37,324.00$28,618.00  
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$12,423,232.00$12,947,696.00$10,598,907.00$6,346,986.00$5,520,361.00
Total assets, beginning of year$12,947,696.00$10,598,907.00$6,346,986.00$5,520,361.00 
Total liabilities$5,746,569.00$6,042,742.00$4,508,307.00$2,521,339.00$2,310,004.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$6,042,742.00$4,508,307.00$2,521,339.00$2,310,004.00 
Pledges & accounts receivable, net   $489,588.00 
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$6,676,663.00$2,656,568.00$2,631,918.00$2,510,147.00 
Temporarily restricted net assets $4,248,386.00$3,458,682.00$1,315,500.00 
Net assets$6,676,663.00$6,904,954.00$6,090,600.00$3,825,647.00 
Net assets, beginning of year$6,904,954.00$6,090,600.00$3,825,647.00$3,210,357.00 
Other liabilities   $941,800.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing$2,860,227.00$2,272,186.00$668,940.00$2,363,517.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$2,272,186.00$668,940.00$2,363,517.00$596,621.00 
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$39,946.00$787,985.00$2,300,221.00$1,920,941.00 
Savings & temp cash investment$187,811.00$186,878.00$923,803.00$1,253,621.00 
Accounts receivable, net$219,219.00$1,198,233.00$2,088,616.00$217.00 
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$40,567.00$67,414.00$32,783.00$11,898.00 
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$438,091.00$478,477.00$660,430.00$602,174.00 
Deferred revenue   $584,368.00 
Secured mortgages and notes payable$5,308,478.00$5,564,265.00$3,847,877.00$392,997.00 
Total net assets or fund balances$6,676,663.00$6,904,954.00$6,090,600.00$3,825,647.00 
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$251,630.00$240,747.00$37,852.00  
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members5776 
Number of independent voting members5776 
Financial sheets auditedTrueTrue True 
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Tax year start date2014-09-012013-09-012012-09-012011-09-01 
Tax year end date2015-08-012014-08-012013-08-012012-08-012011-08-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990990 
Date e-filing submitted2016-08-112015-03-122014-07-212013-09-18 
IRS schema version2014v6.02013v4.02012v2.32011v1.2 
Filing identifier201641679349300719201520649349300137201421919349301257201331839349300043 
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