Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

The Trevor Project

Saving Young Lives

four stars

97.25

8704 Santa Monica Boulevard Suite 200
West Hollywood, CA 90069
tel: (310) 271-8845   Web Site
EIN: 95-4681287

Board Leadership
Gina Muñoz
Chair

CEO
Amit Paley
CEO & Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.25 four stars
  Financial 96.12 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Trevor Project is the leading and only accredited national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people under the age of 25.

The Trevor Project offers a suite of crisis intervention and suicide prevention programs, including TrevorLifeline, TrevorText, and TrevorChat as well as a peer-to-peer social network support for LGBTQ young people under the age of 25, TrevorSpace. Trevor also offers an education program with resources for youth-serving adults and organizations, a legislative advocacy department fighting for pro-LGBTQ legislation and against anti-LGBTQ rhetoric/policy positions, and conducts research to discover the most effective means to help young LGBTQ people in crisis and end suicide.

If you or someone you know is feeling hopeless or suicidal, our Trevor Lifeline crisis counselors are available 24/7/365 at 866.488.7386. www.TheTrevorProject.org

The Trevor Project is the leading and only accredited national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people under the age of 25.

The Trevor Project offers a suite of crisis intervention and suicide prevention programs, including TrevorLifeline, TrevorText, and TrevorChat as well as a peer-to-peer social network support for LGBTQ young people under the age of 25, TrevorSpace. Trevor also offers an education program with resources for youth-serving adults and organizations, a legislative advocacy department fighting for pro-LGBTQ legislation and against anti-LGBTQ rhetoric/policy positions, and conducts research to discover the most effective means to help young LGBTQ people in crisis and end suicide.

If you or someone you know is feeling hopeless or suicidal, our Trevor Lifeline crisis counselors are available 24/7/365 at 866.488.7386. www.TheTrevorProject.org

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Calls/chats/texts from LGBTQ youth who’ve reached out for support
68,000
States where legislation is introduced to protect LGBTQ youth from the barbaric practice of conversion therapy
34
Young people who have used TrevorSpace to find a safe, affirming online community
175,000
This impact information is current as of October 2019, 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

96.12

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 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)
80.2%
  Administrative Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.47
  Program Expenses Growth 12.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Trevor Project on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Trevor Project on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $10,366,443
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,540,949
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $167,723
Total Contributions $13,075,115
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $13,075,115
   Other Revenue $-325,974
TOTAL REVENUE $12,749,141
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,857,530
   Administrative Expenses $779,716
   Fundraising Expenses $750,400
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,387,646
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $5,361,495
   
Net Assets $9,727,797

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$145,300 1.96% Amit Paley CEO & Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$138,105 1.86% Abbe Land Former CEO & Executive Director

Mission

The Trevor Project is the leading and only accredited national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people under the age of 25.

The Trevor Project offers a suite of crisis intervention and suicide prevention programs, including TrevorLifeline, TrevorText, and TrevorChat as well as a peer-to-peer social network support for LGBTQ young people under the age of 25, TrevorSpace. Trevor also offers an education program with resources for youth-serving adults and organizations, a legislative advocacy department fighting for pro-LGBTQ legislation and against anti-LGBTQ rhetoric/policy positions, and conducts research to discover the most effective means to help young LGBTQ people in crisis and end suicide.

If you or someone you know is feeling hopeless or suicidal, our Trevor Lifeline crisis counselors are available 24/7/365 at 866.488.7386. www.TheTrevorProject.org

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Trevor Project (CA) 97.25 four stars
Keshet (MA) 94.18 four stars
The San Diego LGBT Community Center (CA) 88.43 three stars
Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice (NY) 93.72 four stars
SAGE (NY) 91.03 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Trevor Project
8704 Santa Monica Boulevard
Suite 200
West Hollywood, CA 90069
tel: (310) 271-8845
fax: (310) 271-8846
EIN: 95-4681287

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Board Leadership

Gina Muñoz
Chair

CEO

Amit Paley
CEO & Executive Director