Men of Valor Academy

Men of Valor Academy

Oakland, CA 94621
Tax ID94-3164295

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About this organization






Provide skills & educ for ex-offenders, drop-outs and others to become productive citizens.


The Men of Valor Academy provides a variety of services for 100 to 125 men each year. The activity objective is to provide the men with transformative life skills training, GED/educational enhancement, vocational training, workforce development and job placements. Many of the men who complete the training will secure some type of employment. The majority of men are homeless and consist primarily of high-risk adult male parolees, probationers, and men mandated by the collaborative court services. Many of the men suffer from some health issues, substance abuse, and cognitive challenges. In 2017, the Men of Valor Academy made significant client occupancy growth and increased their job readiness infrastructure. MOVA served approximately 100 probation clients for 2017.

Interesting data from their 2020 990 filing

The purpose of the non-profit is stated in the filing as “Provide skills & education for ex-offenders, high school drop-outs and men who want to become productive citizens of society.”.

Their activities were defined as: “Provide skills & educ for ex-offenders, drop-outs and others to become productive citizens.”.

  • 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 1034 66TH AVENUE, OAKLAND, CA, 94621.
  • The form of the non-profit organization shows 27 employees as of 2020.
  • Is not a private foundation.
  • Expenses are between $500,000 and $1,000,000+.
  • Revenue is between $500,000 and $1,000,000+.
  • Revenue less expenses is -$312,042.
  • The organization has 6 independent voting members.
  • The organization was formed in 1993.
  • The organization pays $400,918 in salary, compensation, and benefits to its employees.
  • The organization pays $20,046 in fundraising expenses.

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