The Leap Foundation

The Leap Foundation

Los Angeles, CA 90067
Tax ID26-1809669

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About this organization






Leap is a non-profit organization committed to building the skills of young people that are necessary for success in life, but not typically taught in traditional educational systems.


The Leap Leadership Program consists of a series of workshops, seminars, lectures, guest speakers, group discussions and other educational activities that are designed for struggling students, ages 15 to 24. The Leap Program provides useful tactics and embedded knowledge that helps students get a competitive edge over their peers for jobs, internships and admission to graduate school and paves the way for academic and personal excellence. In 2011, the Leap student body represented 43 of the 50 U.S. states and 6 countries, including Canada.

Interesting data from their 2020 990 filing

The purpose of the non-profit is stated in the filing as “The mission of leap is to help high school and college students, as well as recent graduates get ahead in life. we do this by hosting a one week summer program at ucla where the curriculum is based on experiences of those who have accomplished great success - both professionally and personally. we are non-profit organization committed to developing mentor relationships and helping today's youth succeed.”.

Their activities were defined as: “The leap foundation, inc. ("leap") is a california not-for-profit that organizes leadership conferences designed to teach young adults the skills necessary to get a seven year jump-start on life. leap's leadership programs aim to teach young adults important skills like how to assume leadership roles, plan a career path, manage personal finances, among others, with the primary goal to motivate them and instill in them the self confidence necessary to excel in both their personal and professional lives.”.

  • As per legal requirements, the non-profit's state of operation is reported as CA.
  • The non-profit's address in 2020 as per the filing is 2080 CENTURY PARK EAST NO 415, LOS ANGELES, CA, 90067.
  • The form of the non-profit organization shows 4 employees as of 2020.
  • Is not a private foundation.
  • Expenses are greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue is greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue less expenses is $583,074.
  • The organization has 3 independent voting members.
  • The organization was formed in 2008.
  • The organization pays $163,810 in salary, compensation, and benefits to its employees.
  • The organization pays $321,296 in fundraising expenses.

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