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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Alive & Free

The Prescription to End Violence and Change Lives.

three stars

88.87

1060 Tennessee Street San Francisco, CA 94107
tel: (415) 826-8664   Web Site
EIN: 94-3171846

Board Leadership
Deacon Larry Chatmon
Board President

CEO
Joseph E. Marshall, Jr.
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.87 three stars
  Financial 95.27 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Alive & Free is the name of the violence prevention program founded at the Omega Boys Club, a nationally recognized youth development and violence prevention organization headquartered in San Francisco, CA. Alive & Free's mission is to keep young people alive and free, unharmed by violence and free from incarceration. We also strive to provide young people with opportunity and support to build positive lives for themselves and to move into contributing roles in society.

Alive & Free is the name of the violence prevention program founded at the Omega Boys Club, a nationally recognized youth development and violence prevention organization headquartered in San Francisco, CA. Alive & Free's mission is to keep young people alive and free, unharmed by violence and free from incarceration. We also strive to provide young people with opportunity and support to build positive lives for themselves and to move into contributing roles in society.

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Financial

four stars

95.27

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
83.0%
  Administrative Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.82
  Program Expenses Growth 7.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alive & Free on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alive & Free on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Alive & Free (CA) 88.87 three stars
Wellspring Living (GA) 91.77 four stars
Cookson Hills Christian School (OK) 94.06 four stars
Hope Children's Home (FL) 94.58 four stars
Covenant House New Orleans (LA) 96.95 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,179,881
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $663,918
Total Contributions $3,843,799
   Program Service Revenue $36,130
Total Primary Revenue $3,879,929
   Other Revenue $167,152
TOTAL REVENUE $4,049,970
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,525,384
   Administrative Expenses $104,944
   Fundraising Expenses $118,964
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,749,292
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,300,678
   
Net Assets $4,672,040

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
Prevention $862,300 56.5%
Omega Leadership Academy $535,610 35.1%
Omega Institute $127,474 8.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 03/01/2020 88.87 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 94-3171846
Name in IRS Master File ALIVE & FREE
NTEE Code I21
NTEE Classification Delinquency Prevention
NTEE Type Crime, Legal-Related
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (328) Combat juvenile delinquency
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 June, 1993
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- Joseph E. Marshall Jr. Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Alive & Free (CA) 88.87 three stars
Our Little Haven (MO) 95.16 four stars
Eagle Ranch (GA) 94.41 four stars
Attention Homes (CO) 86.94 three stars
Watson Children's Shelter (MT) 91.20 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Alive & Free
1060 Tennessee Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
tel: (415) 826-8664
fax: (415) 826-8673
EIN: 94-3171846

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Board Leadership

Deacon Larry Chatmon
Board President

CEO

Joseph E. Marshall, Jr.
Executive Director

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