FOUS Youth Development Services

quality youth programs

Evergreen Park, IL   |
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FOUS Youth Development Services

EIN: 61-1458370


Our mission is to impact the lives of today's youth through quality programming and strengthen front-line youth workers through professional development.

Ruling year info


Principal Officer

Annette Kelly

Main address

PO Box 42619

Evergreen Park, IL 60805 USA

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Subject area info

Youth services

Population served info



Young adults

Older adults


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NTEE code info

Children's and Youth Services (P30)

IRS subsection

501(c)(3) Public Charity

IRS filing requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-N.

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Programs and results

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Our programs

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

GEMMS Mentoring Program

GEMMS (Girls Empowered Making Move) Mentoring Program is a school-based program targeting middle school girls, grades 6th – 8th.

Goal: Empowering girls to grow, connect, dream, and lead

Areas of impact: Leadership development, social-emotional learning, character education, life skills, conflict resolution, public speaking, violence prevention, and community engagement.

Population(s) Served
People of African descent
At-risk youth
Low-income people
Victims of crime and abuse

Where we work


FOUS Youth Development Services

Financial data

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

FOUS Youth Development Services

Revenue & expenses

Fiscal Year: 2022

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

Contributions, Grants, Gifts $23,050
Program Services $0
Membership Dues $0
Special Events $0
Other Revenue $0
Total Revenue $23,092
Program Services $8,374
Administration $8,501
Fundraising $0
Payments to Affiliates $0
Other Expenses $0
Total Expenses $2,157

FOUS Youth Development Services

Balance sheet

Fiscal Year: 2022

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

Total Assets $26,409
Total Liabilities $0
Fund balance (EOY)
Net Assets $26,409


The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

Letter of Determination is not available for this organization
Form 1023/1024 is not available for this organization

Principal Officer

Annette Kelly

There are no officers, directors or key employees recorded for this organization

There are no highest paid employees recorded for this organization.

FOUS Youth Development Services

Board of directors
as of 04/28/2023
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Board of directors data
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Board chair

Annette Kelly

FOUS Youth Development Services

Eloise Kelly

Chicago Public Schools

Christine Lear

Retired Military

Board leadership practices

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

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  • Board orientation and education
    Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations? Yes
  • CEO oversight
    Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year ? Not applicable
  • Ethics and transparency
    Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year? Not applicable
  • Board composition
    Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership? Yes
  • Board performance
    Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years? Yes

Organizational demographics

SOURCE: Self-reported; last updated 4/28/2023

Who works and leads organizations that serve our diverse communities? Candid partnered with CHANGE Philanthropy on this demographic section.


The organization's leader identifies as:

Race & ethnicity
Black/African American
Gender identity
Sexual orientation
Heterosexual or Straight
Disability status
Person without a disability

Race & ethnicity

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