Religion : Religious Activities (Grantmaking)

Youth for Christ International

Young leaders characterized by godliness, devotion, boldness, commitment

four stars

92.92

7670 South Vaughn Court Englewood, CO 80112
tel: (303) 843-9000   Web Site
EIN: 84-1188718

Board Leadership
Howard Stevenson
Chairman

CEO
John Bastian
CFO/Interim President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.92 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1944, Youth for Christ (YFC) is a worldwide Christian movement working with young people around the globe. Motivated by their faith in Jesus Christ they share the good news of God with young people. Youth for Christ is made up of tens of thousands of primarily volunteer indigenous people in over 100 nations working together in giving every young person an opportunity to be a follower of Jesus Christ and become a part of a local church. YFC is committed to take the Gospel of Jesus Christ to all young people and always seek to do so with urgency, using the most culturally acceptable means.

Founded in 1944, Youth for Christ (YFC) is a worldwide Christian movement working with young people around the globe. Motivated by their faith in Jesus Christ they share the good news of God with young people. Youth for Christ is made up of tens of thousands of primarily volunteer indigenous people in over 100 nations working together in giving every young person an opportunity to be a follower of Jesus Christ and become a part of a local church. YFC is committed to take the Gospel of Jesus Christ to all young people and always seek to do so with urgency, using the most culturally acceptable means.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2019
Number of Young People Impacted by Direct Ministry
4,097,760
Number of people reached with the Gospel of Jesus Christ
173,750
Number of Local Ministry Centres
822
Number of Local Ministry Centres
822
Number of Full-time, Part-time & Volunteer Staff
60,206
Number of Churches that Partner with Youth for Christ International
16,426
Number of Young People in follow-up and discipleship
96,263
Number of Young People Impacted by Media Ministry
4,265,760
Number of Registered Prayer Intercessors
243,779
Number of Nations where Youth for Christ Ministers
109
This impact information is current as of August 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
87.2%
  Administrative Expenses 9.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.19
  Program Expenses Growth 8.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Youth for Christ International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Youth for Christ International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,375,474
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,375,474
   Program Service Revenue $2,640
Total Primary Revenue $5,378,114
   Other Revenue $20,648
TOTAL REVENUE $5,398,762
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,624,338
   Administrative Expenses $534,705
   Fundraising Expenses $169,832
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,328,875
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $69,887
   
Net Assets $2,628,433

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$90,040 1.68% John Bastian CFO/Interim President & CEO

Mission

Founded in 1944, Youth for Christ (YFC) is a worldwide Christian movement working with young people around the globe. Motivated by their faith in Jesus Christ they share the good news of God with young people. Youth for Christ is made up of tens of thousands of primarily volunteer indigenous people in over 100 nations working together in giving every young person an opportunity to be a follower of Jesus Christ and become a part of a local church. YFC is committed to take the Gospel of Jesus Christ to all young people and always seek to do so with urgency, using the most culturally acceptable means.

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Charity Contact Info

Youth for Christ International
7670 South Vaughn Court
Englewood, CO 80112
tel: (303) 843-9000
EIN: 84-1188718

Mail donations to:
PO Box 4555
Englewood, CO 80155

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Board Leadership

Howard Stevenson
Chairman

CEO

John Bastian
CFO/Interim President & CEO