Department of Economic Development awards $1,678,221 in Youth Opportunity Tax Credits

January 19, 2017

Contact: Division of Business and Community Services

               (573)751-4539

 

The Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) approved ten Missouri not-for-profit organizations for a total of $1,678,221 in tax credits under the Youth Opportunities Program (YOP).

The following organizations have been approved for tax credits under the YOP:

  • Children's Home Society of Missouri has been approved for $200,000
  • ECH Every Child's Hope has been approved for $80,000
  • Gene Slay's Girls & Boys Club of St. Louis has been approved for $200,000
  • Mission: St. Louis has been approved for $60,721
  • Our Little Haven has been approved for $187,500
  • Lutheran Family & Children's Services has been approved for $200,000
  • Grace Hill Settlement House has been approved for $150,000
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of the Columbia Area has been approved for $200,000
  • Good Shepherd Children & Family Services has been approved for $200,000
  • Epworth Children & Family Services has been approved for $200,000

The YOP, administered by the Missouri Department of Economic Development, provides tax credits to organizations administering positive youth development or crime prevention projects. For more information on the YOP, please visit https://ded.mo.gov/programs/community/YOP.

 

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