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Youth Policy Institute

Transforming Los Angeles neighborhoods

three stars

86.84

6464 W SUNSET BLVD STE 650 LOS ANGELES, CA 90028
tel: (800) 999-6877   Web Site
EIN: 52-1278339

Board Leadership
Ari Lanin
Chair

CEO
Dixon Slingerland
President & CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.84 three stars
  Financial 85.00 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Youth Policy Institute, YPI, transforms Los Angeles neighborhoods using a holistic approach to reduce poverty by ensuring families have access to high-quality schools, wraparound education, and technology services, enabling a successful transition from cradle to college and career. For more than 30 years, YPI has been breaking the cycle of intergenerational poverty. At the core of our commitment to serving key high-need communities in Los Angeles with essential resources and support services, we focus on direct education and comprehensive services including early childhood education, tutoring, operating K–12 schools, college preparation, computer labs, case management, financial capability, and job training.

Youth Policy Institute, YPI, transforms Los Angeles neighborhoods using a holistic approach to reduce poverty by ensuring families have access to high-quality schools, wraparound education, and technology services, enabling a successful transition from cradle to college and career. For more than 30 years, YPI has been breaking the cycle of intergenerational poverty. At the core of our commitment to serving key high-need communities in Los Angeles with essential resources and support services, we focus on direct education and comprehensive services including early childhood education, tutoring, operating K–12 schools, college preparation, computer labs, case management, financial capability, and job training.

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Financial

three stars

85.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 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)
92.5%
  Administrative Expenses 6.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.06
  Program Expenses Growth 27.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 73.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Youth Policy Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Youth Policy Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Youth Policy Institute (CA) 86.84 three stars
Project SUCCESS (MN) 90.30 four stars
Higher Achievement (DC) 88.12 three stars
Breakthrough, Central Texas (TX) 90.18 four stars
Communities In Schools National Office (VA) 90.78 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $40,288,776
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $40,288,776
   Program Service Revenue $319,211
Total Primary Revenue $40,607,987
   Other Revenue $259,277
TOTAL REVENUE $40,867,264
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $38,501,907
   Administrative Expenses $2,229,776
   Fundraising Expenses $520,983
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $41,252,666
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-385,402
   
Net Assets $2,351,652

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.

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Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 09/01/2018 86.84 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 52-1278339
Name in IRS Master File YOUTH POLICY INSTITUTE INC
NTEE Code O00
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (120) Publishing 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 January, 1984
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 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
$358,269 0.86% Dixon Slingerland Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Youth Policy Institute (CA) 86.84 three stars
Venture Philanthropy Partners (DC) 92.38 four stars
Philadelphia Futures (PA) 91.49 four stars
Communities in Schools of the Charleston Area (SC) 85.38 three stars
Overtown Youth Center (FL) 88.81 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Youth Policy Institute
6464 W SUNSET BLVD STE 650
LOS ANGELES, CA 90028
tel: (800) 999-6877
EIN: 52-1278339

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Board Leadership

Ari Lanin
Chair

CEO

Dixon Slingerland
President & CEO

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