Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Youth & Opportunity United

40 years 15,000 kids

four stars

97.19

1027 Sherman Avenue Evanston, IL 60202
tel: (847) 866-1200   Web Site
EIN: 36-2734966

Board Leadership
Tom Scott
President

CEO
Seth Green
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.19 four stars
  Financial 96.04 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

96.04

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
79.9%
  Administrative Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.33
  Program Expenses Growth 27.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.6%
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 $2,795,095
   Federated Campaigns $480,000
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $246,537
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,095,424
Total Contributions $5,617,056
   Program Service Revenue $92,147
Total Primary Revenue $5,709,203
   Other Revenue $1,289
TOTAL REVENUE $5,710,492
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,164,955
   Administrative Expenses $463,501
   Fundraising Expenses $325,465
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,953,921
   
Payments to Affiliates $16,174
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,756,571
   
Net Assets $4,357,675

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$110,783 2.80% 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
1027 Sherman Avenue
Evanston, IL 60202
tel: (847) 866-1200
fax: (847) 866-9143
EIN: 36-2734966

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Board Leadership

Tom Scott
President

CEO

Seth Green
Executive Director

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