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One Voice

Bettering the quality of people's lives

three stars

88.60

1228 Fifteenth Street Suite C
Santa Monica, CA 90404
tel: (310) 458-9961   Web Site
EIN: 95-3900124

Board Leadership
Veronica Whithorne
Board Chair

CEO
Susan Silbert
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.60 three stars
  Financial 94.10 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

One Voice is a non profit organization helping families living at poverty level within our community. Our programs range from providing emergency relief services to families in immediate crises to a scholars program designed to better the quality of people's lives. Our Scholars Program prepares and places low income inner city Los Angeles high school students in colleges throughout the United States. Each year our Holiday Food Program provides Christmas food baskets, toys and books to 2,500 families (12,500 people) living in poverty in the Los Angeles area. Our Emergency Relief and Family Program provides immediate intervention and relief services to low income families in crisis situations.

One Voice is a non profit organization helping families living at poverty level within our community. Our programs range from providing emergency relief services to families in immediate crises to a scholars program designed to better the quality of people's lives. Our Scholars Program prepares and places low income inner city Los Angeles high school students in colleges throughout the United States. Each year our Holiday Food Program provides Christmas food baskets, toys and books to 2,500 families (12,500 people) living in poverty in the Los Angeles area. Our Emergency Relief and Family Program provides immediate intervention and relief services to low income families in crisis situations.

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Financial

four stars

94.10

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 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)
86.0%
  Administrative Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.71
  Program Expenses Growth 2.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by One Voice on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by One Voice on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
One Voice (CA) 88.60 three stars
Homeless Prenatal Program (CA) 91.93 four stars
Hispanic Federation (NY) 94.69 four stars
GraceWorks Ministries (TN) 96.46 four stars
Memorial Assistance Ministries (TX) 97.17 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,497,944
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,497,944
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,497,944
   Other Revenue $129,376
TOTAL REVENUE $1,627,320
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,370,504
   Administrative Expenses $95,340
   Fundraising Expenses $133,973
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,599,817
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $27,503
   
Net Assets $2,655,172

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
The Scholars Program $719,788 52.5%
Family Assistance Programs $330,138 24.1%
Annual Holiday Food Program $302,826 22.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 03/01/2018 88.60 three stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 88.83 three stars
2014-12 12/21/2016 88.84 three 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 95-3900124
Name in IRS Master File ONE VOICE
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, etc.
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 July, 1984
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$85,000 5.31% Susan Silbert President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
One Voice (CA) 88.60 three stars
ICNA Relief USA (NY) 93.98 four stars
Coalition to Abolish Slavery & Trafficking (CAST) (CA) 88.32 three stars
FamilyMeans (MN) 91.57 four stars
Progressive Agriculture Foundation (AL) 89.39 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

One Voice
1228 Fifteenth Street
Suite C
Santa Monica, CA 90404
tel: (310) 458-9961
fax: (310) 395-8740
EIN: 95-3900124

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Board Leadership

Veronica Whithorne
Board Chair

CEO

Susan Silbert
Executive Director

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