Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

YouthCare

Homeless youth. Off the streets. Preparing for Life.

four stars

92.86

2500 54th Street, NE Seattle, WA 98105
tel: (206) 694-4500   Web Site
EIN: 91-0917079

Board Leadership
Karen F. Jones
Board Chair

CEO
Melinda Giovengo
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.86 four stars
  Financial 90.74 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1974, YouthCare builds confidence and self-sufficiency for homeless youth by providing a continuum of care that includes outreach, basic services, emergency shelter, housing, counseling, education, and employment training. For more than 40 years, YouthCare has been a leader in providing effective services to Seattle's homeless youth. At YouthCare, we serve children as young as 12 and young adults all of 24.

Founded in 1974, YouthCare builds confidence and self-sufficiency for homeless youth by providing a continuum of care that includes outreach, basic services, emergency shelter, housing, counseling, education, and employment training. For more than 40 years, YouthCare has been a leader in providing effective services to Seattle's homeless youth. At YouthCare, we serve children as young as 12 and young adults all of 24.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of meals served
37,425
Number of young people who received emergency shelter
607
Number of clients placed in jobs
100
Number of clients who obtained a secondary school diploma or GED
31
Number of young people served in transitional, independent living, and permanent housing programs.
166
This impact information is current as of January 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

90.74

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
74.6%
  Administrative Expenses 18.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.04
  Program Expenses Growth 6.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by YouthCare on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by YouthCare on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,533,647
   Federated Campaigns $377,763
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $707,276
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $10,025,762
Total Contributions $14,644,448
   Program Service Revenue $10,019
Total Primary Revenue $14,654,467
   Other Revenue $-16,070
TOTAL REVENUE $14,638,397
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,332,161
   Administrative Expenses $2,572,946
   Fundraising Expenses $998,739
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $13,903,846
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $734,551
   
Net Assets $13,590,791

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$163,220 1.17% Melinda Giovengo Executive Director

Mission

Founded in 1974, YouthCare builds confidence and self-sufficiency for homeless youth by providing a continuum of care that includes outreach, basic services, emergency shelter, housing, counseling, education, and employment training. For more than 40 years, YouthCare has been a leader in providing effective services to Seattle's homeless youth. At YouthCare, we serve children as young as 12 and young adults all of 24.

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Charity Contact Info

YouthCare
2500 54th Street, NE
Seattle, WA 98105
tel: (206) 694-4500
fax: (206) 694-4509
EIN: 91-0917079

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Board Leadership

Karen F. Jones
Board Chair

CEO

Melinda Giovengo
President, CEO