Financial information

As a 501 (c) (3), City Youth Now is dedicated to the highest standards of operation and dedicated to using our funds to directly serve San Francisco's neediest youth. Below is a summary of our most recent fiscal year, which details our expenses and assets. You may also download a copy of our Annual Reports for the past three years, located on the right of this page. For further information on our fiscal accountability, please contact City Youth Now at 415-753-7576 or via email at or

 Current Year Highlights

City Youth Now has provided over 4000 opportunities to youth in 2013-2014. 

Within each of our mandates, we have fulfilled requests as follows:.

Employment & Independent Living

135 Youth on probation were provided with paid internships, helping them prepare for employment.

51 Youth received help getting set up to live independently.

Personal Development & Health

49 Youth who received summer camp scholarships:

92% of campers say camp helped them make new friends;

94% of campers say that camp helped them feel good about themselves;

81% of our campers say that they tired things at camps that they were afraid to at first;

91% of our campers say that they got to know adults who helped them and made them feel secure.

7 Dependent and delinquent youth received medical, optometry or dental assistance

20 Youth were provided opportunities to participate in artistic pursuits, create healthier coping mechanisms and develop specific life skills by attending a variety of instructive classes.

98 Foster youth and youth on probation were provided recreation and sports opportunities in the form of classes, league registration fees, gym memberships and sports equipment.

Education & Literacy

492 Youth were provided funding for education and literacy support, textbooks and tutoring services provided by City Youth Now

445 Dependent and delinquent youth had the opportunity to attend Special Programs at Juvenile Hall

27 Youth were provided support to purchase caps and gowns, purchase school uniforms, senior pictures and senior trips as well as given backpacks, tuition fees and alarm clocks as graduation gifts.

560 Youth were served by the library service and literacy programs, including reading groups, literacy tutoring new books for the youth and the library and writing programs.


Social Services, Safety, and Critical Needs

74 Youth were provided with clothing vouchers for emergency needs.

16 Youth participated in the WIMP program, designed to teach kids about the dangers and consequences of carrying a weapon.

450 Children removed from their homes and takes to the Child Protection Center were provided with duffle bags, backpacks and hundreds of articles in clothing.

1600 Youth were provided holiday gifts, most of whom would likely not have received a gift if it were not for City Youth Now.