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International Youth Foundation

Realizing the power and promise of young people

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four stars

90.05

1 East Pratt Street Suite 701
Baltimore, MD 21202
tel: (410) 951-1500   Web Site
EIN: 38-2935397

Board Leadership
Douglas Becker
Chair

CEO
William Reese
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.05 four stars
  Financial 86.52 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The International Youth Foundation (IYF) is a global organization uniquely dedicated to preparing young people to be healthy, productive, and engaged citizens. Founded in 1990, IYF's worldwide network of partner organizations has grown to 70 countries, helping young people to shape their futures through proven programs that tie education to work, improve employability, and enable and inspire them to play a positive role in their communities. IYF collaborates with businesses, governments, and civil society organizations to build effective and sustainable programs that positively impact the lives of young people worldwide.

The International Youth Foundation (IYF) is a global organization uniquely dedicated to preparing young people to be healthy, productive, and engaged citizens. Founded in 1990, IYF's worldwide network of partner organizations has grown to 70 countries, helping young people to shape their futures through proven programs that tie education to work, improve employability, and enable and inspire them to play a positive role in their communities. IYF collaborates with businesses, governments, and civil society organizations to build effective and sustainable programs that positively impact the lives of young people worldwide.

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Financial

three stars

86.52

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 04/01/2018 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)
81.6%
  Administrative Expenses 14.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.07
  Program Expenses Growth -3.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Youth Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Youth Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $10,103,606
   Federated Campaigns $7,910
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,101,868
Total Contributions $13,213,384
   Program Service Revenue $1,609,242
Total Primary Revenue $14,822,626
   Other Revenue $319,995
TOTAL REVENUE $15,142,621
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $19,094,973
   Administrative Expenses $3,399,154
   Fundraising Expenses $1,032,941
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $23,527,068
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-8,384,447
   
Net Assets $26,495,689

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
Initiatives in the Middle East and North Africa $4,595,060 24.1%
Zimbabwe $3,180,430 16.7%
Initiatives in Latin America and the Caribbean $2,568,215 13.4%

Ratings History
International Youth Foundation has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 04/01/2018 90.05 four stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 90.40 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.26 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 88.28 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 93.38 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 97.59 four stars
2011-12 12/20/2012 91.45 four stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 92.08 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 88.28 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 86.78 three stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 91.65 four stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 83.95 three stars
2006-12 12/15/2007 76.18 two stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 72.16 two stars
2004-12 02/01/2006 76.58 two stars
2003-12 11/01/2004 79.97 two stars
2002-12 01/01/2004 78.19 two stars
2001-12 02/05/2003 88.40 three stars
2000-12 10/15/2002 98.15 four 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 38-2935397
Name in IRS Master File INTERNATIONAL YOUTH FOUNDATION
NTEE Code Q30
NTEE Classification International Development, Relief Services
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (349) Other youth organization or 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 July, 1990
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 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
$320,379 1.36% William Reese President, CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
International Youth Foundation (MD) 90.05 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

International Youth Foundation
1 East Pratt Street
Suite 701
Baltimore, MD 21202
tel: (410) 951-1500
fax: (410) 347-1188
EIN: 38-2935397

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Board Leadership

Douglas Becker
Chair

CEO

William Reese
President and CEO

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