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Youthbuild Usa

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Youthbuild Usa is a international development organization based in Somerville, MA that was founded in 1990. As of 2019 they had $26 million in revenue and $20 million in assets.

YouthBuild programs engage out-of-school, unemployed youth ages 16 to 24 in a comprehensive program that combines basic education, technical skills training, personal support, and leadership development.

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Program areas at Youthbuild Usa

Incorporated in 1990, Youthbuild USA has, since 1994, been the federal government's primary contractor for training, technical assistance and quality assurance for Youthbuild grantees, first under the u.s. department of housing and urban development, and now under the u.s. department of labor. In 2018, Youthbuild USA provided technical assistance through site visits, telephone calls, and in-person trainings to dol Youthbuild grantees, including new dol Youthbuild grantees. In addition, Youthbuild USA conducted several webinars for dol Youthbuild grantees; provided online reference materials, particularly in the area of green building; and offered help desk service for data management systems.

Youthbuild international (ybi), a division of Youthbuild USA, works with partners globally to build a network of programs dedicated to inspiring, preparing and connecting the world's unemployed youth to viable livelihoods for themselves and their families. Young people in ybi programs transform their communities by creating or upgrading community assets such as housing, schools, community centers, clinics and playgrounds. Ybi assists local and international ngos, governments and private sector partners to adapt and replicate the Youthbuild model to engage unemployed young people who confront numerous barriers including limited formal education, health issues, violence, gang involvement, natural disasters, forced migration, homelessness, poverty and substance abuse. In 2018, 58 ybi programs in 16 countries engaged 6,508 young people.

Ybusa raises public and private funds and regrants them to local Youthbuild affiliates to enhance program capacity, provide operation funding and support the development and implementation of additional innovative program initiatives such as career development, diploma-granting schools, green building, mentoring, post-secondary education and rural initiatives. In 2018, ybusa made $6.9m in americorps grants to more than 60 affiliated Youthbuild programs in the us that engaged more than 3,000 students, who assisted in building or rehabbing about 350 units of affordable and often green housing. An estimated 1 million hours of service were earned by 2,600 Youthbuild americorps members. Ybusa also conducts trainings and provides technical assistance to Youthbuild programs across the country and held 12 training events and webinars attended by 425 staff.

Form 990s for Youthbuild Usa

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Oct 21, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Apr 6, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Feb 4, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Youthbuild Usa

Total grants, contributions, etc.$25,153,528
Program services$413,147
Investment income and dividends$200,646
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$524,413
Net income from fundraising events$-226,351
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$419,808
Total revenues$26,485,191

Vendors for Youthbuild Usa

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2020-09-10
██████Fundraising software2020-09-10
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-09-10
███████CRM software2020-09-10
█████████ ███████ ███████ ███ ██ ██Tax accounting; Audit accounting2020-02-06
████████ ██████████Technical Assistance$115,2742018-12-01
███ ████████Consulting$120,0002018-12-01

Personnel at Youthbuild Usa

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
John ValverdePresident and Chief Executive Officer$209,922Dec. 7, 2020
Heidi BrooksChief Operating Officer-July 17, 2019
██████ ████Chief Financial Officer$146,786Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ██ ██████████Chief Public Policy Officer$164,822July 17, 2019
███████ ███ ████Chief Development Officer$187,648Dec. 31, 2018
███████ █████████Chief Strategy Officer-Dec. 7, 2020
████ █████Chief Program Officer-Dec. 7, 2020
████ █████████Vice President of Program Operations$113,601Dec. 31, 2017
███ ███████Vice President of Program Design$117,786Dec. 31, 2018
████ ██ ███████Vice President of Program Management$117,823Dec. 31, 2018
...and 13 more key personnel

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