Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Youth & Opportunity United

40 years 15,000 kids

four stars

96.06

1911 Church Street Evanston, IL 60201
tel: (847) 866-1200   Web Site
EIN: 36-2734966

Board Leadership
Sue Brenner
President

CEO
Maggie Blinn Dinovi
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.06 four stars
  Financial 95.32 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Y.O.U. (Youth & Opportunity United, Inc.) is a youth development agency founded in 1971 that provides services and leadership to meet the emerging needs of young people and their families in our community. It is our goal that all young people acquire the skills, self-confidence, and opportunity to participate fully, freely, and responsibly in the life of the community.

Y.O.U. (Youth & Opportunity United, Inc.) is a youth development agency founded in 1971 that provides services and leadership to meet the emerging needs of young people and their families in our community. It is our goal that all young people acquire the skills, self-confidence, and opportunity to participate fully, freely, and responsibly in the life of the community.

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Financial

four stars

95.32

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
77.4%
  Administrative Expenses 14.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.09
  Program Expenses Growth 11.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Youth & Opportunity United on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Youth & Opportunity United on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,200,636
   Federated Campaigns $542,377
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $311,424
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,398,191
Total Contributions $5,452,628
   Program Service Revenue $79,906
Total Primary Revenue $5,532,534
   Other Revenue $129,336
TOTAL REVENUE $5,661,870
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,537,604
   Administrative Expenses $729,509
   Fundraising Expenses $345,930
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,613,043
   
Payments to Affiliates $11,979
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,048,827
   
Net Assets $11,108,683

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$149,902 3.24% Seth Green Executive Director

Mission

Y.O.U. (Youth & Opportunity United, Inc.) is a youth development agency founded in 1971 that provides services and leadership to meet the emerging needs of young people and their families in our community. It is our goal that all young people acquire the skills, self-confidence, and opportunity to participate fully, freely, and responsibly in the life of the community.

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Charity Contact Info

Youth & Opportunity United
1911 Church Street
Evanston, IL 60201
tel: (847) 866-1200
fax: (847) 866-9143
EIN: 36-2734966

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Board Leadership

Sue Brenner
President

CEO

Maggie Blinn Dinovi
Chief Executive Officer