EIN 95-6082886

Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership (HOBY)

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Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership's (HOBY) mission is to provide lifelong leadership development opportunities that empower youth to achieve their highest potential and gain knowledge of many Leadership skills.
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HOBY is a parent organization to a group of 49 other organizations.
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Program areas at HOBY

National programs state Leadership seminars hoby conducted 70 Leadership seminars, coveri ng 49 states 10,122 students registered, representi ng 6,310 schools, for a seminar using the social change model of Leadership developed at ucla, our program inspires Youth to develop critical thinking, team-bui lding and goal-seding skills by exploring their self-knowledge and facilitate positive social change in their community the social change model of leadershipis the framework for hoby programs and emphasizes "change" as the ultimate goal of the creative process of leadership--to make a beder world and a beder society for ourselves and others (see schedule 0 for continuation of program activities description)the focus on individual growth to create positive societal change, realizes hoby's vision to motivate and empower individuals to make a positive difference within our global society through understanding and action based on effective and compassionate Leadership as a result of participating in the hoby Leadership seminar, students gain superior critical thinking skills, theabi lity to identify and tap into their personal Leadership strengths, improved goal-seding skills hoby Youth not only gain an understanding of and a commitment to the importance of Leadership and service but the tools to become young leaders for the causes that are most important to themselves and their peers community Leadership workshops hoby conducted 21 community Leadership workshops (clews) in 11 states, 707 students participated clews are a one day Leadership program for high school freshman which provides students with the "hoby experience " clew students interact with community leaders and participate in group activities and community service clews are organized, developed andimplemented by local business leaders, civic groups, volunteers and hoby alumni hoby's Leadership for service module is a key part of hoby programs studies have shown that service learning enhances the motivation to learn and is associated with both increased school adendance and reduced dropout rates in its report "learning in deed," the national commission on service learning reported the following additional benefits of service learning (1) gains on achi evement tests, (2) more frequent completion of homework, (3) promotion of social responsibi lity, (4) display of fewer disciplinary problems, and (5) lower tendency toward risky behaviors that lead to pregnancy or arrest advanced Leadership academy hoby conducted one advanced Leadership academy 55 students adended, 41 (76%) of whom were hoby alumni and 14 (25%) were new to hoby students came from 22 different states Leadership for service hoby provides students with new opportunities for personal growth and positive peer influence, as well as the education, role models, motivation and support to succeed last year 17,404 hours of service were logged into our exclusive Leadership 4 service database by 1,259 alumni since inception, hoby Youth have logged 4,072,672 hours of community service
World Leadership congress 375 students participated in our world Leadership congress, held at loyola university, chicago, il 289 or 77% were us ambassadors and 86, 25% were international ambassadors representing 13 different countries at the wlc, hoby "ambassadors", representthe best and brightest of their generation during the 8 day intensive educational program, ambassadors undergo extensive leadershiptraining in public speaking, team building, skills building, conflict resolution and more ambassadors take partin interactive workshops and hear from leaders in science and technology, politics and media, business and humanitarian aid wlcis international in tone and subject, highly interactive and non-partisan (see schedule 0 for continuation of program activities description)each year, we strive for significantinternational participation, giving american students the opportunity to learn firsthand about the world through the eyes of theirinternational peers, and subsequently, sharing the american experience with students from around the world this year, we are excited to welcome students from countries including argentina, canada, china, ecuador, france, hong kong,israel, mexico, republic of korea (south korea), taiwan, turkey, the united kingdom of great britain and northern ireland, and most states in the us for many of these young leaders, the hoby wlc is a pivotal, life-altering experience that transcends national borders, ethnic origins or economic boundari es and sets them on a course for the future 7 hoby affiliated seminars were held in 6 countri es south korea, canada, taiwan, iraq and the united kingdom
Training institute over 4,000 volunteers dedicate over 1,000,000 hours of service in support of hoby programs volunteers are indespensible in the planning, organization and execution of all hoby programs hoby supports volunteers through targeted training, technical assistance, consultation and networking 176 volunteers participated in our annual volunteer training institute, where they learn about volunteer recruitment, program development and execution, fundraising and organizational compliance

Who funds Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership (HOBY)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Schwab Charitable FundHuman Services$14,000
American Online Giving FoundationGeneral Support$5,466
Credit Suisse Americas FoundationGeneral Operating$5,000
...and 3 more grants received

Personnel at HOBY

Kristen HoeferKristen Hoefer Chief Executive Officer
Anna GomezExecutive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, the Leo Burnett Company$0
Michael CarterChief of Finance and Administration
Emily LewisChief of Recruitment and Promotion
Angie MagazinoChief of Program Development and Training
...and 15 more key personnel

Financials for HOBY

RevenuesFYE 12/2018
Total grants, contributions, etc.$437,821
Program services$1,649,699
Investment income and dividends$5,005
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-7,615
Net income from fundraising events$-49,432
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$-5,451
Miscellaneous revenues$700
Total revenues$2,030,727

Form 990s for HOBY

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-122020-02-06990View PDF
2017-122018-11-15990View PDF
2016-122017-11-06990View PDF
2015-122017-01-05990View PDF
2014-122015-09-18990View PDF
...and 7 more Form 990s
Data update history
November 25, 2021
Updated personnel
Identified 4 new personnel
September 22, 2021
Received grants
Identified 3 new grant, including a grant for $5,466 from American Online Giving Foundation
May 1, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2018
September 5, 2020
Updated personnel
Identified 6 new personnel
August 27, 2020
Used new vendors
Identified 1 new vendor, including
Nonprofit Types
Civic / social organizationsYouth development programsHeadquarter / parent organizationsCharities
EducationHuman servicesChildrenForeign affairsPublic policy
Fundraising eventsCommunity engagement / volunteeringGala fundraisersTax deductible donations
General information
31255 Cedar Valley Dr No 327
Westlake Village, CA 91362
Metro area
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA
Website URL
(818) 851-3980
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
O50: Youth Development Programs, Other
NAICS code, primary
813410: Civic and Social Organizations
Parent/child status
Parent of group exemption
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