Youth Science Institute
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Youth Science Institute

 
501(c)(3) organization
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333 Blossom Hill Road
Vasona Lake County Park
Los Gatos CA 95032
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Mail donations to:
296 Garden Hill Drive
Los Gatos CA 95032

Los Gatos CA | IRS ruling year: 1962 | EIN: 94-1265213  
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Organization Mission
Our mission is to Inspire Enthusiasm for Science and a Love of Learning in Pre-K through 6th-grade students in Santa Clara County, CA. We teach inquiry-based, life,  ...
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Rating Information

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Great

This charity's score is 96%, earning it a Four-Star rating. If this organization aligns with your passions and values, you can give with confidence.

This overall score is calculated from multiple beacon scores, weighted as follows: 74% Accountability & Finance, 10% Leadership & Adaptability, 16% Culture & Community. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

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Rating Report

Accountability & Finance
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97

Most Recent Fiscal Year:
FY 2022
This beacon provides an assessment of a charity's financial health (financial efficiency, sustainability, and trustworthiness) and its commitment to governance practices and policies.
 

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Majority Independent Board Members - 100% independent members
8 out of 8 points  plus
Independent Board Size - 9 independent members
7 out of 7 points  plus
Financial Statements - Audit and Oversight Committee
15 out of 15 points  plus
Material Diversion of Assets - None
10 out of 10 points  plus

Tax Form Disclosures and Policies

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Website Listed on Tax Form - Listed
2 out of 2 points  plus
Conflict of Interest Policy - Listed
4 out of 4 points  plus
Whistleblower Policy - Listed
4 out of 4 points  plus
Document Retention and Destruction - Listed
4 out of 4 points  plus
Documents Board Meeting Minutes - Yes
2 out of 2 points  plus

Website Disclosures

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Tax Form Posted on Nonprofit's Website - Listed
4 out of 4 points  plus

Financial Metrics

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Liabilities to Assets: Ratio - 18.22%
15 out of 15 points  plus
Program Expense: Ratio - 67.83%
22 out of 25 points  plus

Additional Information

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