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Human Services : Social Services

One Voice

Bettering the quality of people's lives

three stars

87.25

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 87.25 three stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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.

Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
86.8%
  Administrative Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.46
  Program Expenses Growth -1.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.7%
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) 87.25 three stars
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Action Ministries (GA) 91.13 four stars
OUR Center (CO) 95.71 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,358,756
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $104,303
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,463,059
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,463,059
   Other Revenue $133,055
TOTAL REVENUE $1,596,114
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,293,338
   Administrative Expenses $89,481
   Fundraising Expenses $98,772
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,481,591
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $114,523
   
Net Assets $2,361,243

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 $746,240 57.7%
Annual Holiday Food Program $300,134 23.2%
Family Assistance Programs $240,239 18.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 07/01/2021 87.25 three stars
2018-12 06/01/2020 88.53 three stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 87.68 three stars
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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$85,000 5.73% Susan Silbert President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
One Voice (CA) 87.25 three stars
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Sacred Heart Community Service (CA) 94.69 four stars
The Tony Robbins Foundation (CA) 88.81 three stars
Ministry of Caring (DE) 89.83 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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