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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Project Extreme

Providing innovative solutions for teens at risk, their families, and communities.

one star

62.83

335 Central Avenue Lawrence, NY 11559
tel: (516) 612-3922   Web Site
EIN: 36-4428246

Board Leadership
David Tessler
Chairperson

CEO
Rabbi A.Y. Weinberg
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 62.83 one star
  Financial 72.85 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 55.00 one star
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Project Extreme is a one of a kind not-for-profit organization, which provides unique, innovative and individualized attention and services for teens-at-risk, their families, and their communities. Teens exhibiting at-risk behaviors have placed their entire social, emotional, familial and academic development in jeopardy. Project Extreme deals with all of these realities with compelling positive outcomes. Project Extreme has developed a broad portfolio of both short and long term programs designed to assist teens in need and their families to overcome their many challenges by providing them with the life skills and training, social support networks and professional counseling, in a positive, healthy environment that is fun, exciting, secure and highly productive.

Project Extreme is a one of a kind not-for-profit organization, which provides unique, innovative and individualized attention and services for teens-at-risk, their families, and their communities. Teens exhibiting at-risk behaviors have placed their entire social, emotional, familial and academic development in jeopardy. Project Extreme deals with all of these realities with compelling positive outcomes. Project Extreme has developed a broad portfolio of both short and long term programs designed to assist teens in need and their families to overcome their many challenges by providing them with the life skills and training, social support networks and professional counseling, in a positive, healthy environment that is fun, exciting, secure and highly productive.

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Financial

two stars

72.85

Accountability & Transparency

one star

55.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
78.6%
  Administrative Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) < 0.01
  Program Expenses Growth 7.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 100.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Project Extreme on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Project Extreme on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Project Extreme (NY) 62.83 one star
Boys & Girls Clubs of Elkhart County (IN) 91.93 four stars
National Association of Police Athletic/Activities League (NC) 87.97 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Truckee Meadows (NV) 92.22 four stars
The Indiana Youth Institute (IN) 87.35 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,241,869
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $218,350
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,460,219
   Program Service Revenue $117,561
Total Primary Revenue $1,577,780
   Other Revenue $14,118
TOTAL REVENUE $1,591,898
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,231,908
   Administrative Expenses $142,698
   Fundraising Expenses $195,096
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,569,702
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $22,196
   
Net Assets $-3,618

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
Teen-Family Reintegration $1,168,749 94.9%
Residential Facility $63,159 5.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 06/01/2019 62.83 one star
2016-12 06/01/2018 62.96 one star
2015-12 06/01/2017 62.77 one star
2014-12 06/01/2016 61.41 one star
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 03/01/2016 70.09 two 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 36-4428246
Name in IRS Master File PROJECT EXTREME
NTEE Code O55
NTEE Classification Youth Development - Religious Leadership
NTEE Type Youth Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 September, 2001
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$74,500 4.74% Aaron Y. Weinberg President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Project Extreme (NY) 62.83 one star
Boy Scouts of America, Las Vegas Area Council (NV) 87.61 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Souhegan Valley (NH) 90.82 four stars
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles (CA) 95.01 four stars
Figure Skating in Harlem (NY) 88.09 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Project Extreme
335 Central Avenue
Lawrence, NY 11559
tel: (516) 612-3922
fax: (516) 612-3924
EIN: 36-4428246

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Board Leadership

David Tessler
Chairperson

CEO

Rabbi A.Y. Weinberg
Executive Director

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