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The Attic Youth Center

Creating opportunities for LGBTQ youth

four stars

95.33

255 South Sixteenth Street Philadelphia, PA 19102
tel: (215) 545-4331   Web Site
EIN: 23-3020071

Board Leadership
Jasper Liem
President

CEO
Shawnese Givens
Interim Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.33 four stars
  Financial 94.75 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Attic Youth Center creates opportunities for LGBTQ youth to develop into healthy, independent, civic-minded adults within a safe and supportive community, and promotes the acceptance of LGBTQ youth in society. From what was once a weekly support group, The Attic has grown into a nationally recognized, multi-service youth organization, and is now one of the largest community centers in the U.S. committed exclusively to serving LGBTQ youth and allies.

The Attic Youth Center creates opportunities for LGBTQ youth to develop into healthy, independent, civic-minded adults within a safe and supportive community, and promotes the acceptance of LGBTQ youth in society. From what was once a weekly support group, The Attic has grown into a nationally recognized, multi-service youth organization, and is now one of the largest community centers in the U.S. committed exclusively to serving LGBTQ youth and allies.

Financial

four stars

94.75

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
75.4%
  Administrative Expenses 13.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.29
  Program Expenses Growth 10.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Attic Youth Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Attic Youth Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Attic Youth Center (PA) 95.33 four stars
El Buen Samaritano (TX) 87.19 three stars
Family Pathways (MN) 88.32 three stars
The Next Door (TN) 85.05 three stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $975,616
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $192,642
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $396,118
Total Contributions $1,564,376
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,564,376
   Other Revenue $4,385
TOTAL REVENUE $1,568,761
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,106,918
   Administrative Expenses $209,116
   Fundraising Expenses $153,353
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,469,387
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $99,374
   
Net Assets $1,648,007

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 12/23/2020 95.33 four stars
2018-06 08/01/2019 87.94 three stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 85.69 three stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 87.79 three stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 88.96 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.76 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 83.58 three stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 81.03 three stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 86.09 three stars
2011-06 10/01/2012 89.58 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 23-3020071
Name in IRS Master File ATTIC YOUTH CENTER
NTEE Code O20
NTEE Classification Youth Centers, Clubs, Multipurpose
NTEE Type Youth Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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, 2000
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$128,492 8.74% Carrie Jacobs Executive Director

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The Attic Youth Center (PA) 95.33 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

The Attic Youth Center
255 South Sixteenth Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
tel: (215) 545-4331
EIN: 23-3020071

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Board Leadership

Jasper Liem
President

CEO

Shawnese Givens
Interim Executive Director

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