EIN 34-1381135

Youth Opportunities Unlimited (YOU)

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
1,974
State
Year formed
1982
Most recent tax filings
2020-03
Financials as of 2020-03
Revenues
$11.3m
-$1m
-8.3%
 
$8m: Govt grants
 
$3m: Grants & donations
 
$432k: Fed cmpgs
 
$408k: Misc other revenues
Expenses
$11m
-$2m
-14.8%
 
$6m: Salaries, non-officers
 
$3m: Expense, other
 
$548k: Comp, officers
 
$2m: Misc other expenses
Assets
$5.5m
-$702k
-11.3%
 
$2m: Stocks & bonds
 
$2m: Grants receiv
 
$468k: Cash
 
$342k: Misc other assets
Liabilities
$957.1k
-$579k
-37.7%
 
$732k: Accts pay
 
$225k: Other lia
Description
Y.O.U. is Northeast Ohio's leading youth workforce development organization. They provide workforce preparation, job placement, and youth development programs to at-risk youth, ages 14-19, who live with families at or below poverty in Cuyahoga County.

Program areas at YOU

Y.o.u. Provides the largest array of employment programs for teens and young adults in cuyahoga county. Y.o.u. Helps Youth succeed by providing educational and workforce Opportunities, skills development, and access to career pathways. Y.o.u. Has two main areas of focus: (1) community-based employment initiatives that work with employers and industry sectors to create summer and year-round work Opportunities, and training that leads to certification, as well as jobs, internships, and other workplace experiences for ages 14-24 who come from families that live in economically distressed communities. Y.o.u. Operates a community-wide summer jobs program with funding from various entities, including government, in which y.o.u. Is the employer of record, providing recruitment, wages, oversight, (continued on schedule o) and follow-up services to teens and young adults who work in a wide range of work settings. (2) y.o.u. Also provides school-based Youth workforce development programs that motivate teens to succeed in school so they graduate on time and are prepared to continue on for career-certification, employment, post-secondary education or the military.

Form 990s for YOU

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-032021-04-06990View PDF
2019-032020-06-10990View PDF
2018-032019-03-15990View PDF
2017-032018-01-19990View PDF
2016-032017-03-03990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Youth Opportunities Unlimited (YOU)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
The Cleveland FoundationMycom Youth Employment Lead Agency$1,009,300
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...and 27 more grants received
Federal funding details
Federal agencyProgram nameAmount
Department of Health and Human ServicesTEMPORARY ASSISTANCE FOR NEEDY FAMILIES$5,576,572
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Financials for YOU

RevenuesFYE 03/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$10,894,091
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$172,919
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$132,605
Net income from fundraising events$46,496
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$56,448
Total revenues$11,302,559

Personnel at YOU

NameTitleCompensation
Craig DornPresident and Chief Executive Officer$158,049
Jay PaciorekChief Financial Officer
Pam MacErChief Program Officer$106,434
 Subscribe to viewVice President of Community Based Workforce Services / Vice President of Employment Services
 Subscribe to viewVice President, Development and Communications
...and 22 more key personnel

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Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$11,302,559
2020
Yearly growth
-8.3%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$11,027,100
2020
Yearly growth
-14.8%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$5,484,082
2020
Yearly growth
-11.3%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
1,974
2020
Yearly growth
-6.5%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
1255 Euclid Ave Ste 310
Cleveland, OH 44115
Metro area
Cleveland-Elyria, OH
Website URL
youthopportunities.org/ 
Phone
(216) 566-5445
Facebook page
Y.O.U.Cleveland 
Twitter profile
@youcleveland 
IRS details
Fiscal year end
March
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1982
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
O50: Youth Development Programs, Other
NAICS code, primary
813410: Civic and Social Organizations
Parent/child status
Independent
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