Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

Center for Children & Youth Justice

Better systems. Better lives.

three stars

85.92

300 Elliott Avenue West Suite 360
Seattle, WA 98119
tel: (206) 696-7503   Web Site
EIN: 20-4457248

Board Leadership
Evan Shapiro
Board Chair

CEO
Rachel Sottile
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.92 three stars
  Financial 86.92 three 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.

At the Center for Children & Youth Justice (CCYJ), we're changing the way young people experience the child welfare and juvenile justice systems-for the better. By listening to young people and working with partners across Washington State, we're helping to redesign our child welfare and juvenile justice systems to meet children and youth's unique needs. Every year we help improve the lives of 50,000 system-involved youth. By convening and partnering with parents, advocates, service providers and policymakers, CCYJ develops and advances innovative approaches to systemic change to support kids, stabilize families, and strengthen communities. We work to achieve research-based, data-driven, tangible outcomes for generations of youth.

At the Center for Children & Youth Justice (CCYJ), we're changing the way young people experience the child welfare and juvenile justice systems-for the better. By listening to young people and working with partners across Washington State, we're helping to redesign our child welfare and juvenile justice systems to meet children and youth's unique needs. Every year we help improve the lives of 50,000 system-involved youth. By convening and partnering with parents, advocates, service providers and policymakers, CCYJ develops and advances innovative approaches to systemic change to support kids, stabilize families, and strengthen communities. We work to achieve research-based, data-driven, tangible outcomes for generations of youth.

Financial

three stars

86.92

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)
65.5%
  Administrative Expenses 19.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.10
  Program Expenses Growth 19.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Center for Children & Youth Justice on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Center for Children & Youth Justice on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $704,498
   Federated Campaigns $307,507
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $174,560
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $595,988
Total Contributions $1,782,553
   Program Service Revenue $101,085
Total Primary Revenue $1,883,638
   Other Revenue $50,266
TOTAL REVENUE $1,933,904
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,693,464
   Administrative Expenses $664,857
   Fundraising Expenses $366,628
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,724,949
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-791,045
   
Net Assets $2,886,126

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$198,180 7.27% Rachel Sottile President & CEO

Mission

At the Center for Children & Youth Justice (CCYJ), we're changing the way young people experience the child welfare and juvenile justice systems-for the better. By listening to young people and working with partners across Washington State, we're helping to redesign our child welfare and juvenile justice systems to meet children and youth's unique needs. Every year we help improve the lives of 50,000 system-involved youth. By convening and partnering with parents, advocates, service providers and policymakers, CCYJ develops and advances innovative approaches to systemic change to support kids, stabilize families, and strengthen communities. We work to achieve research-based, data-driven, tangible outcomes for generations of youth.

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Center for Children & Youth Justice (WA) 85.92 three stars
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And Justice for All (UT) 96.46 four stars
International Senior Lawyers' Corporation (NY) 88.55 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Center for Children & Youth Justice
300 Elliott Avenue West
Suite 360
Seattle, WA 98119
tel: (206) 696-7503
EIN: 20-4457248

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Board Leadership

Evan Shapiro
Board Chair

CEO

Rachel Sottile
President & CEO