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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Students Run LA

Helping troubled youth set goals and make commitments

four stars

96.46

5252 Crebs Avenue Tarzana, CA 91356
tel: (818) 654-3360   Web Site
EIN: 95-4430502

Board Leadership
Nathan Crair
Board President

CEO
Marsha Charney
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.46 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
94.8%
  Administrative Expenses 2.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.62
  Program Expenses Growth 7.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Students Run LA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Students Run LA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Students Run LA (CA) 96.46 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Memphis (TN) 89.93 three stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Texas (TX) 87.19 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County (MD) 93.73 four stars
Creative Action (TX) 85.89 three stars

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The mission of Students Run LA (SRLA) is to challenge at-risk secondary students to experience the benefits of goal-setting, character development, adult mentoring and improved health by providing them with a truly life-changing experience: The training for and completion of the LA Marathon. SRLA is a physical fitness and mentoring program. While running is the core activity of the program, SRLA students learn that discipline and hard work lead to success at both the marathon and in life. These lessons translate directly into their education: SRLA students enjoy school, stay in school and graduate at a higher rate than do their peers. During 2011-12, more than 3,000 students participated in SRLA.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,032,181
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $79,349
Total Contributions $2,111,530
   Program Service Revenue $27,665
Total Primary Revenue $2,139,195
   Other Revenue $6,439
TOTAL REVENUE $2,145,634
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,098,442
   Administrative Expenses $57,699
   Fundraising Expenses $53,223
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,209,364
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-63,730
   
Net Assets $1,291,982

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
After-School Mentoring & Physical Fitness Program $2,098,442 100.0%

Ratings History
Students Run LA has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 06/01/2016 96.46 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 04/01/2016 96.98 four stars
2014-06 04/01/2015 97.87 four stars
2013-06 12/20/2013 91.92 four stars
2012-06 12/20/2012 96.36 four stars
2011-06 12/01/2012 81.98 three stars
2011-06 12/23/2011 79.39 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 74.39 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 03/01/2011 75.88 two stars
2009-06 05/01/2010 86.27 three stars
2008-06 03/01/2009 89.41 three stars
2007-06 02/01/2008 83.23 three stars
2006-06 02/01/2007 94.92 four stars
2005-06 04/01/2006 99.09 four stars
2004-06 09/01/2005 95.26 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 95-4430502
Name in IRS Master File STUDENTS RUN AMERICA
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 (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, 1993
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$100,000 4.52% Marsha Charney Executive Director

The mission of Students Run LA (SRLA) is to challenge at-risk secondary students to experience the benefits of goal-setting, character development, adult mentoring and improved health by providing them with a truly life-changing experience: The training for and completion of the LA Marathon. SRLA is a physical fitness and mentoring program. While running is the core activity of the program, SRLA students learn that discipline and hard work lead to success at both the marathon and in life. These lessons translate directly into their education: SRLA students enjoy school, stay in school and graduate at a higher rate than do their peers. During 2011-12, more than 3,000 students participated in SRLA.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Students Run LA (CA) 96.46 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Greater Western Reserve Council (OH) 85.08 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence (MA) 88.21 three stars
The First Tee Metropolitan New York (NY) 85.92 three stars
Austin YMBL Sunshine Camps (TX) 90.86 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Students Run LA
5252 Crebs Avenue
Tarzana, CA 91356
tel: (818) 654-3360
fax: (818) 654-3307
EIN: 95-4430502

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Board Leadership

Nathan Crair
Board President

CEO

Marsha Charney
Executive Director

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