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Urban League of Greater Oklahoma City

Bringing social and economic equality to impoverished citizens in our community

three stars

86.19

3900 North Martin Luther King Avenue Oklahoma City, OK 73111
tel: (405) 424-5243   Web Site
EIN: 73-0590037

Board Leadership
Angie Christopher
Board Chair

CEO
Valerie Thompson
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.19 three stars
  Financial 83.87 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Urban League of Greater Oklahoma City was established in 1946 as an affiliate of the National Urban League and a United Way Partner Agency. Today, the Urban League serves more than 10,000 clients annually. Our mission is to assist African Americans, other minorities and the poor achieve social and economic equality. We work to accomplish this mission through advocacy, research and program services in five major areas: employment & training, children & families, entrepreneurship, urban health and affordable housing.

The Urban League of Greater Oklahoma City was established in 1946 as an affiliate of the National Urban League and a United Way Partner Agency. Today, the Urban League serves more than 10,000 clients annually. Our mission is to assist African Americans, other minorities and the poor achieve social and economic equality. We work to accomplish this mission through advocacy, research and program services in five major areas: employment & training, children & families, entrepreneurship, urban health and affordable housing.

Financial

three stars

83.87

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
76.3%
  Administrative Expenses 20.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.58
  Program Expenses Growth 3.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 28.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Urban League of Greater Oklahoma City on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Urban League of Greater Oklahoma City on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Urban League of Greater Oklahoma City (OK) 86.19 three stars
Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (PA) 95.26 four stars
National Low Income Housing Coalition (DC) 89.74 three stars
The New World Foundation (NY) 92.02 four stars
Alliance Defending Freedom (AZ) 90.04 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $381,869
   Federated Campaigns $382,500
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $545,130
Total Contributions $1,309,499
   Program Service Revenue $44,036
Total Primary Revenue $1,353,535
   Other Revenue $133,425
TOTAL REVENUE $1,486,960
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,255,145
   Administrative Expenses $272,754
   Fundraising Expenses $48,932
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,576,831
   
Payments to Affiliates $10,000
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-89,871
   
Net Assets $1,014,634

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
Children and Families Programs $791,486 63.1%
Employment and Training Programs $186,195 14.8%
Entrepreneurship Programs $57,485 4.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 08/01/2017 86.19 three stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 88.24 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.90 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 87.83 three stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 90.78 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 73-0590037
Name in IRS Master File URBAN LEAGUE OF GREATER OKLAHOMA CITY INC
NTEE Code P22
NTEE Classification Urban League
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (328) Combat juvenile delinquency
(59) Other school related activities
(566) Job training, counseling, or assistance
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 May, 1948
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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
$92,332 5.85% Valerie Thompson President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Urban League of Greater Oklahoma City (OK) 86.19 three stars
ALIGN: The Alliance for a Greater New York (NY) 91.57 four stars
Equal Justice Works (DC) 91.26 four stars
American Immigration Council (DC) 93.29 four stars
National Black Child Development Institute (MD) 86.73 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Urban League of Greater Oklahoma City
3900 North Martin Luther King Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73111
tel: (405) 424-5243
fax: (405) 424-3382
EIN: 73-0590037

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Board Leadership

Angie Christopher
Board Chair

CEO

Valerie Thompson
President & CEO

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