Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

Tenacity

game. set. LIFE.

75.89

38 Everett Street Suite 50
Boston, MA 02134
tel: (617) 562-0900   Web Site
EIN: 04-3452763

Board Leadership
Paul H. Collins
Chair

CEO
Ned Eames
President & Founder

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 75.89
  Financial 66.64
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00
This rating was published 12/23/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1999, Tenacity is a Boston-based organization dedicated to helping at-risk urban youth develop skills, build character and find pathways to excellence. Combining tennis and fitness with literacy, tutoring and mentoring activities, Tenacity has served over 20,000 kids through after-school, in school and summer programs. Tenacity's mission is to improve the scholastic, character and physical development of urban youth by combining tennis instruction and academic support with a focus on life skills.

Founded in 1999, Tenacity is a Boston-based organization dedicated to helping at-risk urban youth develop skills, build character and find pathways to excellence. Combining tennis and fitness with literacy, tutoring and mentoring activities, Tenacity has served over 20,000 kids through after-school, in school and summer programs. Tenacity's mission is to improve the scholastic, character and physical development of urban youth by combining tennis instruction and academic support with a focus on life skills.

Financial

66.64

Accountability & Transparency

93.00

This rating was published 12/23/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
64.5%
  Administrative Expenses 20.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.89
  Program Expenses Growth -14.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Tenacity on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Tenacity on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,045,398
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $315,607
Total Contributions $3,361,005
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,361,005
   Other Revenue $44,754
TOTAL REVENUE $3,405,759
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,016,430
   Administrative Expenses $421,089
   Fundraising Expenses $531,697
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,969,216
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $436,543
   
Net Assets $3,245,934

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$270,749 9.11% Edward Eames President

Mission

Founded in 1999, Tenacity is a Boston-based organization dedicated to helping at-risk urban youth develop skills, build character and find pathways to excellence. Combining tennis and fitness with literacy, tutoring and mentoring activities, Tenacity has served over 20,000 kids through after-school, in school and summer programs. Tenacity's mission is to improve the scholastic, character and physical development of urban youth by combining tennis instruction and academic support with a focus on life skills.

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Charity Contact Info

Tenacity
38 Everett Street
Suite 50
Boston, MA 02134
tel: (617) 562-0900
fax: (617) 562-0911
EIN: 04-3452763

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Board Leadership

Paul H. Collins
Chair

CEO

Ned Eames
President & Founder