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Kentucky Youth Advocates

The independent voice of Kentucky kids

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four stars

95.91

10200 Linn Station Rd, Suite 310 Louisville, KY 40223
tel: (502) 895-8167   Web Site
EIN: 61-0929390

Board Leadership
Terry Wilson
Chair

CEO
Terry Brooks
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.91 four stars
  Financial 95.84 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Kentucky Youth Advocates is the independent voice for Kentucky kids. We advocate for policies that give children the best possible opportunities for a brighter future and are making Kentucky the best place in America to be young.

Kentucky Youth Advocates is the independent voice for Kentucky kids. We advocate for policies that give children the best possible opportunities for a brighter future and are making Kentucky the best place in America to be young.

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Financial

four stars

95.84

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
79.2%
  Administrative Expenses 12.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.12
  Program Expenses Growth 15.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kentucky Youth Advocates on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kentucky Youth Advocates on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kentucky Youth Advocates (KY) 95.91 four stars
Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina (NC) 97.66 four stars
Fair Chance (DC) 86.50 three stars
Center for the Study of Social Policy (DC) 89.42 three stars
San Francisco CASA (CA) 90.48 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,976,410
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $37,958
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,014,368
   Program Service Revenue $90,202
Total Primary Revenue $3,104,570
   Other Revenue $-8,866
TOTAL REVENUE $3,095,704
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,824,997
   Administrative Expenses $262,788
   Fundraising Expenses $238,633
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,326,418
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $769,286
   
Net Assets $2,344,423

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
Child Welfare $767,898 42.1%
Economic Security $625,722 34.3%
Oral Health $230,665 12.6%
Kids Count $200,712 11.0%

Ratings History
Kentucky Youth Advocates has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 07/01/2019 95.91 four stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 95.10 four stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 93.19 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 86.43 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 85.29 three stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 90.78 four stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 93.69 four 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 61-0929390
Name in IRS Master File KENTUCKY YOUTH ADVOCATES INC
NTEE Code R20
NTEE Classification Civil Rights, Advocacy for Specific Groups
NTEE Type Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (328) Combat juvenile delinquency
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 September, 1978
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
$224,995 9.67% Terry Brooks Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kentucky Youth Advocates (KY) 95.91 four stars
Children's Action Alliance (AZ) 92.38 four stars
CASA of the Pikes Peak Region (CO) 88.82 three stars
Center for the Study of Social Policy (DC) 89.42 three stars
Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina (NC) 97.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Kentucky Youth Advocates
10200 Linn Station Rd, Suite 310
Louisville, KY 40223
tel: (502) 895-8167
fax: (502) 895-8225
EIN: 61-0929390

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Board Leadership

Terry Wilson
Chair

CEO

Terry Brooks
Executive Director

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