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Health : Treatment and Prevention Services

Advocates for Youth

Rights. Respect. Responsibility.

90.15

1325 G Street Northwest Suite 980
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 419-3420   Web Site
EIN: 52-1173590

Board Leadership
Jamila Perritt
Chair

CEO
Debra Hauser
President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.15
  Financial 87.96
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 1980 as the Center for Population Options, Advocates for Youth champions efforts to help young people make informed and responsible decisions about their reproductive and sexual health. Advocates believes it can best serve the field by boldly advocating for a more positive and realistic approach to adolescent sexual health. Advocates for Youth envisions a society that views sexuality as normal and healthy and treats young people as a valuable resource. Advocates for Youth is the only organization that works both in the United States and in developing countries with a sole focus on adolescent reproductive and sexual health.

Established in 1980 as the Center for Population Options, Advocates for Youth champions efforts to help young people make informed and responsible decisions about their reproductive and sexual health. Advocates believes it can best serve the field by boldly advocating for a more positive and realistic approach to adolescent sexual health. Advocates for Youth envisions a society that views sexuality as normal and healthy and treats young people as a valuable resource. Advocates for Youth is the only organization that works both in the United States and in developing countries with a sole focus on adolescent reproductive and sexual health.

Financial

87.96

Accountability & Transparency

93.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 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)
89.3%
  Administrative Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.55
  Program Expenses Growth 0.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Advocates for Youth on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Advocates for Youth on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Advocates for Youth (DC) 90.15
Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan Washington, DC (DC) 89.31
Planned Parenthood of Illinois (IL) 89.72
Planned Parenthood Federation of America (NY) 90.05
Planned Parenthood Mar Monte (CA) 91.64

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,964,216
   Federated Campaigns $2,345
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $500,000
Total Contributions $4,466,561
   Program Service Revenue $104,110
Total Primary Revenue $4,570,671
   Other Revenue $61,378
TOTAL REVENUE $4,632,049
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,834,079
   Administrative Expenses $924,014
   Fundraising Expenses $431,494
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,189,587
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,557,538
   
Net Assets $4,312,779

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
Youth Empowerment $1,974,396 28.9%
Sex Education $1,700,965 24.9%
Public Affairs $969,237 14.2%

Ratings History
Advocates for Youth has received 9 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-03 12/01/2020 90.15
2018-03 05/01/2019 94.00
2017-03 05/01/2018 91.91
2016-03 07/01/2017 93.91
2015-03 06/01/2016 95.47
 
CN 2.0
2015-03 02/01/2016 95.25
2014-03 09/01/2015 91.54
2013-03 06/01/2014 93.76
2012-03 04/01/2013 91.48
2011-03 02/01/2012 92.14
2010-03 09/20/2011 86.93
 
CN 1.0
2010-03 02/01/2011 82.90
2009-03 11/01/2010 95.84
2008-03 05/01/2009 88.14
2007-03 03/01/2008 85.33
2006-03 02/01/2007 84.28
2005-03 03/01/2006 71.15
2004-03 05/01/2005 89.01
2003-03 12/01/2003 85.66
2002-03 04/15/2003 89.84

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 52-1173590
Name in IRS Master File ADVOCATES FOR YOUTH
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
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 (541) Population control
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 April, 1980
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • March, 2018
  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$217,693 2.65% Debra Hauser President, Executive Director

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Charity Contact Info

Advocates for Youth
1325 G Street Northwest
Suite 980
Washington, DC 20005
tel: (202) 419-3420
fax: (202) 419-1448
EIN: 52-1173590

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Board Leadership

Jamila Perritt
Chair

CEO

Debra Hauser
President

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