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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Our Piece of the Pie

Helping urban youth, ages 14-24, become economically independent adults

three stars

89.86

20-28 Sargent Street Hartford, CT 06105
tel: (860) 761-7300   Web Site
EIN: 06-0939659

Board Leadership
Jorden Coe
Chair

CEO
Bob Rath
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.86 three stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 08/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
88.0%
  Administrative Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.30
  Program Expenses Growth 13.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 76.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Our Piece of the Pie on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Our Piece of the Pie on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Our Piece of the Pie (CT) 89.86 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County (FL) 94.07 four stars
Wyman Center (MO) 93.98 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Austin Area (TX) 88.22 three stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Carolinas (NC) 90.13 four stars

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Our Piece of the Pie®, Inc. (OPP®) is a nonprofit dedicated to helping 14-24 year old urban youth become economically independent adults. OPP's unique model is centered on the personal and consistent relationship developed between each youth and a caring, committed adult staff member. That relationship helps youth overcome barriers, access support services in fields of best practice in Youth Development, Workforce Readiness and Academics. We work with youth to achieve the goals of high school graduation, a college degree and/or vocational certification and rewarding post-education employment. In 2016, we supported 1,610 youth determine and achieve their long-term goals.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $856,976
   Federated Campaigns $405,894
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $116,155
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,781,874
Total Contributions $5,160,899
   Program Service Revenue $1,785,857
Total Primary Revenue $6,946,756
   Other Revenue $-11,202
TOTAL REVENUE $6,935,554
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,784,084
   Administrative Expenses $472,224
   Fundraising Expenses $305,204
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,561,512
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $374,042
   
Net Assets $1,951,546

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
OPP in the Community $1,768,287 30.6%
The Pathways To Careers Initiative $1,333,971 23.1%
Support for Over-Age, Under-Credited Students $2,044,913 35.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 08/01/2016 89.86 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 90.71 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 93.28 four stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 90.81 four stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 81.67 three stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 06-0939659
Name in IRS Master File OUR PIECE OF THE PIE INC
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (408) Community service organization
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date January, 1982
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$192,596 2.93% Robert K. Rath President, CEO

Our Piece of the Pie®, Inc. (OPP®) is a nonprofit dedicated to helping 14-24 year old urban youth become economically independent adults. OPP's unique model is centered on the personal and consistent relationship developed between each youth and a caring, committed adult staff member. That relationship helps youth overcome barriers, access support services in fields of best practice in Youth Development, Workforce Readiness and Academics. We work with youth to achieve the goals of high school graduation, a college degree and/or vocational certification and rewarding post-education employment. In 2016, we supported 1,610 youth determine and achieve their long-term goals.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Our Piece of the Pie (CT) 89.86 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, South Florida Council (FL) 88.81 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central New Hampshire (NH) 90.68 four stars
Rancho Cielo Youth Campus (CA) 95.31 four stars
California Youth Connection (CA) 90.58 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Our Piece of the Pie
20-28 Sargent Street
Hartford, CT 06105
tel: (860) 761-7300
fax: (860) 297-0174
EIN: 06-0939659

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Board Leadership

Jorden Coe
Chair

CEO

Bob Rath
CEO

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