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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Emerald Youth Foundation

Every child. Every neighborhood. A full life. -John 10:10

four stars

91.09

1014 Heiskell Avenue Knoxville, TN 37921
tel: (865) 637-3227   Web Site
EIN: 62-1474791

Board Leadership
Dr. Keith Gray
Chair

CEO
Steve Diggs
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.09 four stars
  Financial 87.41 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

To raise up a large number of urban youth to love Jesus Christ and become effective leaders who help renew their communities

To raise up a large number of urban youth to love Jesus Christ and become effective leaders who help renew their communities

Financial

three stars

87.41

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 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)
67.2%
  Administrative Expenses 15.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.16
  Program Expenses Growth 29.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Emerald Youth Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Emerald Youth Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Emerald Youth Foundation (TN) 91.09 four stars
Girls Inc. of New Hampshire (NH) 88.35 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Philadelphia (PA) 86.94 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Peninsula (CA) 99.18 four stars
Plymouth Christian Youth Center (MN) 86.11 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $19,762,244
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $237,718
Total Contributions $19,999,962
   Program Service Revenue $262,283
Total Primary Revenue $20,262,245
   Other Revenue $374,968
TOTAL REVENUE $20,637,213
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,238,595
   Administrative Expenses $1,041,101
   Fundraising Expenses $1,094,787
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,374,483
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $13,262,730
   
Net Assets $24,659,997

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 05/01/2021 91.09 four stars
2018-12 11/01/2019 88.92 three stars
2017-12 05/01/2019 90.73 four stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 87.90 three stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 92.26 four stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 92.41 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.29 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 87.81 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 92.04 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 90.77 four stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 76.86 two stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 83.33 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 74.32 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 71.11 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 72.39 two stars
2008-12 02/01/2010 89.93 three stars
2007-12 06/01/2009 85.74 three stars
2006-12 09/01/2007 91.94 four stars
2005-12 10/01/2006 92.44 four stars
2004-12 12/01/2005 89.62 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 62-1474791
Name in IRS Master File EMERALD YOUTH FOUNDATION
NTEE Code O50
NTEE Classification Youth Development Programs, Other
NTEE Type Youth Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (29) Other religious 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 August, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$158,521 2.14% Steve Diggs Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Emerald Youth Foundation (TN) 91.09 four stars
Students Run LA (CA) 97.46 four stars
Fresh Youth Initiatives (NY) 97.10 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater La Crosse (WI) 91.58 four stars
BUILD, Inc. (IL) 95.79 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Emerald Youth Foundation
1014 Heiskell Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37921
tel: (865) 637-3227
fax: (865) 637-7399
EIN: 62-1474791

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Board Leadership

Dr. Keith Gray
Chair

CEO

Steve Diggs
President & CEO

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