Youth Development

Front Porch

The Best Youth Program on Earth

Quick Facts

Detroit, MI

Mission

The Front Porch is the best youth program on earth. We provide youth in Detroit with educational and recreational opportunities according to their interests and initiatives.

Ruling Year

1998

Principal Officer

Jean M Vortkamp

Main Address

PO Box 24744 Kensington Station

Detroit, MI 48224 USA

Keywords

academic support, play, community service, youth, reading, urban youth, youth leadership, youth development, basic needs, academic advocacy, school support, after school program, summer program, street activities, tutoring, play, community service, school aged children,

EIN

38-3388361

 Number

0043198189

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Youth Development Programs (O50)

Youth Community Service Clubs (O51)

Youth Centers, Clubs, (includes Boys/Girls Clubs)- Multipurpose (O20)

IRS Filing Requirement

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Our programs

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Academic Advocacy, After School and Summer Programs

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BOARD ORIENTATION & 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?

No

CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?

No

ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?

No

BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?

No

BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?

No