GOVERNORS BOOKS FROM BIRTH FOUNDATION

NASHVILLE, TN | Davidson County
Community Services

Overview

GOVERNORS BOOKS FROM BIRTH FOUNDATION
20-1115704
312 ROSA L PARKS AVE 27TH FL
NASHVILLE, TN 37243
Davidson County
(866) 368-6371

Mission Statement info

THE MISSION OF GOVERNOR'S BOOKS FROM BIRTH FOUNDATION IS TO PROMOTE EARLY CHILDHOOD LITERACY IN TENNESSEE'S BIRTH TO AGE FIVE POPULATION. OUR PROGRAM SUSTAINS AND STRENGTHENS DOLLY PARTON'S IMAGINATION LIBRARY IN ALL 95 TENNESSEE COUNTIES, ENSURING THAT NEW, AGE-APPROPRIATE BOOKS ARE MAILED ONCE A MONTH TO TENNESSEE'S PRESCHOOL CHILDREN AT NO COST TO FAMILIES AND REGARDLESS OF INCOME. TENNESSEE'S IMAGINATION LIBRARY STATEWIDE PROGRAM IS AN IMPORTANT COMPONENT OF OUR STATE'S EDUCATIONAL PATHWAY FROM CRADLE TO CAREER AND READ TO BE READY INITIATIVE GOAL OF IMPROVING THIRD GRADE READING PROFICIENCY TO 75% BY 2025. OUR VISION IS A TENNESSEE WHERE ALL PRESCHOOL CHILDREN HAVE BOOKS IN THEIR HOMES, DEVELOP A LOVE OF READING AND LEARNING, AND BEGIN SCHOOL PREPARED TO SUCCEED, FROM KINDERGARTEN THROUGHOUT THEIR EDUCATIONAL JOURNEY.

Founded info
2004
Total Employees info
5
Total Volunteers info
700
CRA Category info
  • Community Services
Nonprofit location info
  • This nonprofit is not located in any CRA geographies.
Awards & Certifications info
  • This nonprofit has not received any CRA awards or certifications.
Nonprofit Classification (NTEE Code) info
B92

B - Educational Institutions

Remedial Ready & Encouragement

Organizations that provide diagnostic testing and/or individual or group instruction for people who are having reading difficulties. Instruction focuses on phonics, dictionary skills, vocabulary development, spelling and study skills, comprehension and memory skills.

IRS Activity Codes info
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Not reported
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Not reported
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Not reported
Standard Business Classification (NAICS Code) info
611710
Educational Support Services

CRA Alignment

CRA Category info
Community Services
Social services and other support for low- and moderate-income, homeless or at-risk individuals.
CRA Certification info
Has not applied.
Awards & Certifications info
Community Development Financial Institution info
Community Development Financial Institution Award Recipient info
New Market Tax Credit Recipient info
HUD Counseling Agency info
Low Income Housing Tax Credit Recipient info

IRS Summary

Income
$9.8M
Revenue
$8.6M
Assets
$7.9M
Exempt Ruling Date info
2004-11
Deductibility Status info
Deductible
Tax Filing Year info
2018
Organization Type info
Corporation
Organization Tax Filing Status info
990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Foundation Tax Filing Status info
990-PF not required by IRS
Affiliation Classification info
Independent Organization
States Where Tax Return is Filed info
TN
Basis for Foundation/Public Charity Status info
Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public 170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
IRS Reported Activities info
Provides Credit Counseling
Conducts Gaming Activities
Engages in Lobbying Activities
Engages in Political Activities
Makes Grants to Individuals
Makes Grants to Organizations

Nonprofit Location

Physical Address info
312 ROSA L PARKS AVE 27TH FL
NASHVILLE, TN 37243
Davidson County
FIPS Geocoded Address info
34980
MSA/CBSA info
47
State info
037
County info
0194.00
Tract info
Middle
Income Level info
Core-Based Statistical Area info
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN
Combined Statistical Area info
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro, TN
Metropolitan Division info
Not located in an MD.
Area Type info
Metropolitan Statistical Area
Located In info
Low- or Moderate-Income Census Tract info
Opportunity Zone info
Majority Minority Census Tract info
Designated Distressed Census Tract info
Underserved Census Tract info

Market Data

Census Tract County
0194.00 Davidson County
Population
Total Population 3,719 684,017
Total Households 1,996 277,903
Income
Median Family Income (Census*) $58,988 $56,507
Median Family Income (2019 FFIEC) $73,100 N/A
Tract Income Percentage 88.78% N/A
Below Poverty Level 33.5% 16.4%
Unemployment Level 12.2% 4.6%
Housing
Total Housing Units 2,432 305,849
Total Owner-Occupied Units 32.0% 54.1%
Total Renter-Occupied Units 50.1% 45.9%
Total Vacant Units 17.9% 7.4%
* Census tract income based on 2019 Census estimated data; County income based on 2018 American Community Survey data.
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Management

9
Total Voting Members
in Governing Body
info
9
Independent Voting Members
in Governing Body
info
Tax Filing Signatory info
James Pond
President
(866) 368-6371
Principal Officer info
James Pond
Key Policies & Documents info
Written Conflict of Interest Policy
Written Document Retention & Destruction Policy
Written Wistleblower Policy
CEO Compensation Review Process
Written Minutes of Board Meetings
Financial Statements & Reporting info
Compiled or Reviewed by an Independent Accountant
Audited by an Independent Accountant
Included in Consolidated Financial Statements
Internal Audit Committee Review
Federal Grant Audit Required
Federal Grand Audit Performed

"NA" in this section indicates that the information was not available in the nonprofit's most recent IRS tax filing.

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