OREGON ASSN OF MINORITY ENTREPRENE

Address
731 N HAYDEN MEADOWS DR
PORTLAND, OR 97217
Contact
Website: http://www.oame.org
Phone: +1 (503) 249-7744
Nonprofit
NTEE: S41 - Promotion of Business
EIN: 94-3058546

Mission

ORGANIZED TO PROMOTE AND DEVELOP ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FOR ETHNIC MINORITIES IN THE STATE OF OREGON AND SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON STATE AND THEREBY REDUCING RACISM AND DISCRIMINATION.
 20162015201420132012
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1990
Subsection code03
PF filing required0    
Metropolitan statistical area6442
Form of organization
TrustTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Number of employees6647 
Number of volunteers35    
Personnel
Brooks, Samuel
TitleBOARD CHAIRBOARD CHAIRPRESIDENT &PRESIDENT & 
Name of key/compensated personSAMUEL BROOKSSAMUEL BROOKSSAMUEL BROOKSSAMUEL BROOKS 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Current officerTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org8.0020.0017.0015.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Butler, Robert
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personROBERT BUTLERROBERT BUTLERROBERT BUTLERROBERT BUTLER 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org1.002.001.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Carter, Fred
TitleTREASURER/SETREASURER/SETREASURER/SETREASURER/SE 
Name of key/compensated personFRED CARTERFRED CARTERFRED CARTERFRED CARTER 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Current officerTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org2.004.003.003.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Lifanov, Natalia
Title DIRECTOR   
Name of key/compensated person NATALIA LIFANOV   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True   
Average hours per week working for org 2.00   
Reportable compensation from org $0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00   
Trujillo, Rudy
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personRUDY TRUJILLORUDY TRUJILLORUDY TRUJILLORUDY TRUJILLO 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org1.002.001.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Wilson, Ed
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personED WILSONED WILSONED WILSONED WILSON 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org1.002.001.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Yamamoto, Herb
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personHERB YAMAMOTOHERB YAMAMOTOHERB YAMAMOTOHERB YAMAMOTO 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org1.002.001.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesORGANIZED TO PROMOTE AND DEVELOP ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FOR ETHNIC MINORITIES IN THE STATE OF OREGON AND SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON STATE AND THEREBY REDUCING RACISM AND DISCRIMINATION.ORGANIZED TO PROMOTE AND DEVELOP ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FOR ETHNIC MINORITIES IN THE STATE OF OREGON AND SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON STATE AND THEREBY REDUCING RACISM AND DISCRIMINATION.ORGANIZED TO PROMOTE AND DEVELOP ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FOR ETHNIC MINORITIES IN THE STATE OF OREGON AND SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON STATE AND THEREBY REDUCING RACISM AND DISCRIMINATION.ORGANIZED TO PROMOTE AND DEVELOP ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FOR ETHNIC MINORITIES IN THE STATE OF OREGON AND SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON STATE AND THEREBY REDUCING RACISM AND DISCRIMINATION. 
Program service expenses, total$545,412.00$458,449.00$488,294.00$366,924.00 
Programs, including revenue & expenses
OAME ORGANIZED A VERY SUCCESSFULL TRADE SHOW AND CONFERENCE WHERE MORE THAN 2,000 PERSONS AND BUSINESSES ATTENDED. THE TRADE SHOW ASSISTED MINORTIY BUSINESSESS IN NETWORKING WITH MAJORITY COMPANIES.
Program expenses$148,921.00$137,875.00$162,843.00$125,545.00 
Program descriptionOAME ORGANIZED A VERY SUCCESSFULL TRADE SHOW AND CONFERENCE WHERE MORE THAN 2,000 PERSONS AND BUSINESSES ATTENDED. THE TRADE SHOW ASSISTED MINORTIY BUSINESSESS IN NETWORKING WITH MAJORITY COMPANIES.OAME ORGANIZED A VERY SUCCESSFULL TRADE SHOW AND CONFERENCE WHERE MORE THAN 2,000 PERSONS AND BUSINESSES ATTENDED. THE TRADE SHOW ASSISTED MINORTIY BUSINESSESS IN NETWORKING WITH MAJORITY COMPANIES.OAME ORGANIZED A TRADE SHOW AND CONFERENCE WHER EMORE THAN 3,000 PERSONS AND BUSINESSES ATTENDED. THE TRADE SHOW ASSISTED MINORTIY BUSINESSESS IN NETWORKING WITH MAJORITY COMPANIES.OAME ORGANIZED A TRADE SHOW AND CONFERENCE WHER EMORE THAN 3,000 PERSONS AND BUSINESSES ATTENDED. THE TRADE SHOW ASSISTED MINORTIY BUSINESSESS IN NETWORKING WITH MAJORITY COMPANIES. 
OAME PROVIDED TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE SUPPORT TO MINORITY, WOMEN AND EMERGING SMALL BUSINESSES FREE OF CHARGE. IN 2016, THERE WAS MORE THAN 125 INDIVIDUAL BUSINESSES THAT OAME PROVIDED TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE TO. IN ADDITION OAME WAS IN CONTACT WITH MORE THAN 320 SMALL BUSINESSES DURING THE YEAR. OAME ENABLED EMERGING BUSINESS TO GROW AND HIRE WHILE CREATING WEALTH TO THOSE NORMALLY UNDER PRIVILEGED. OAME PROVIDES TRAINING FOR STAFF AND FORSMALL BUSINESS OWNERS IN BOOKKEEPING, PLANNING,MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, SOFTWARE AND COMMUNICATIONS.
Program expenses$383,836.00$303,158.00$275,643.00$193,964.00 
Program descriptionOAME PROVIDED TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE SUPPORT TO MINORITY, WOMEN AND EMERGING SMALL BUSINESSES FREE OF CHARGE. IN 2016, THERE WAS MORE THAN 125 INDIVIDUAL BUSINESSES THAT OAME PROVIDED TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE TO. IN ADDITION OAME WAS IN CONTACT WITH MORE THAN 320 SMALL BUSINESSES DURING THE YEAR. OAME ENABLED EMERGING BUSINESS TO GROW AND HIRE WHILE CREATING WEALTH TO THOSE NORMALLY UNDER PRIVILEGED. OAME PROVIDES TRAINING FOR STAFF AND FORSMALL BUSINESS OWNERS IN BOOKKEEPING, PLANNING,MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, SOFTWARE AND COMMUNICATIONS.OAME PROVIDED TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE SUPPORT TO MINORITY, WOMEN AND EMERGING SMALL BUSINESSES FREE OF CHARGE. IN 2015, THERE WAS MORE THAN 240 INDIVIDUAL BUSINESSES THAT OAME PROVIDED TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE TO. IN ADDITION OAME WAS IN CONTACT WITH MORE THAN 500 SMALL BUSINESSES DURING THE YEAR. OAME ENABLED EMERGING BUSINESS TO GROWAND HIRE WHILE CREATING WEALTH TO THOSE NORMALLY UNDER PRIVILEGED. THERE ISTRAINING FOR STAFF AND FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS IN BOOKKEEPING, PLANNING,MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, SOFTWARE AND COMMUNICATIONS. THROUGH NETWORKING,OAME LINKS PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SECTOR TO SMALL BUSINESSES TO FOSTER SMALL BUSINESS GROWTH.TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM OAME PROVIDES TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE SUPPORT TO MINORITY, WOMEN AND EMERGING SMALL BUSINESSES FREE OF CHARGE. IT HAS ENABLED EMERGING BUSINESS TO GROW AND HIRE WHILE CREATING WEALTH TO THOSE NORMALLY UNDER PRIVILEGED. THERE IS TRAINING FOR STAFF AND FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS IN BOOKKEEPING, PLANNING, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, SOFTWARE AND COMMUNICATIONS. THROUGH NETWORKING, OAME LINKS PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SECTOR TO SMALL BUSINESSES TO FOSTER SMALL BUSINESS GROWTH. IN 2012, THERE WAS MORE THAN 700 INDIVIDUAL BUSINESSES OAME WAS IN CONTACT WITH.TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM OAME PROVIDES TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE SUPPORT TO MINORITY, WOMEN AND EMERGING SMALL BUSINESSES FREE OF CHARGE. IT HAS ENABLED EMERGING BUSINESS TO GROW AND HIRE WHILE CREATING WEALTH TO THOSE NORMALLY UNDER PRIVILEGED. THERE IS TRAINING FOR STAFF AND FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS IN BOOKKEEPING, PLANNING, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, SOFTWARE AND COMMUNICATIONS. THROUGH NETWORKING, OAME LINKS PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SECTOR TO SMALL BUSINESSES TO FOSTER SMALL BUSINESS GROWTH. IN 2012, THERE WAS MORE THAN 700 INDIVIDUAL BUSINESSES OAME WAS IN CONTACT WITH. 
YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROGRAM ALLOWED SELECTED YOUTHTO GAIN DIRECT RETAIL AND BUSINESS OPERATIONAL EXPERIENCE.IN 2016 OAME HELD AN ENTREPRENEURSHIP ACADEMY WHERE MORE THAN 35 YOUTH PARTICIPATE IN TEAMS TO CREATE A COMPLETE BUSINESS PLAN.THE PLANS ARE THEN REVIEWED BY AN EXPERTPANEL OF JUDGES AND WINNERS ARE AWARDED.
Program expenses$12,655.00$17,416.00   
Program descriptionYOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROGRAM ALLOWED SELECTED YOUTHTO GAIN DIRECT RETAIL AND BUSINESS OPERATIONAL EXPERIENCE.IN 2016 OAME HELD AN ENTREPRENEURSHIP ACADEMY WHERE MORE THAN 35 YOUTH PARTICIPATE IN TEAMS TO CREATE A COMPLETE BUSINESS PLAN.THE PLANS ARE THEN REVIEWED BY AN EXPERTPANEL OF JUDGES AND WINNERS ARE AWARDED.YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROGRAM ALLOWED SELECTED YOUTHTO GAIN DIRECT RETAIL AND BUSINESS OPERATIONAL EXPERIENCE.IN AUGUST 2015 OAME HELD AN ENTREPRENEURSHIP ACADEMY WHERE MORE THAN 60 YOUTH PARTICIPATE IN TEAMS TO CREATE A COMPLETE BUSINESS PLAN.THE PLANS ARE THEN REVIEWED BY AN EXPERTPANEL OF JUDGES AND WINNERS ARE AWARDED.   
YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROGRAM EVERY YEAR IN JULY OAME RUNS AN INTERNSHIP PROGRAM IN YOUTH STORE FOR YOUTH TO GAIN DIRECT RETAIL AND BUSINESS OPERATIONAL EXPERIENCE.IN AUGUST OAME HOLDS AN ENTREPRENEURSHIP ACADEMY WHERE MORE THAN 50 YOUTH PARTICIPATE IN TEAMS TOCREATE A COMPLETE BUSINESS PLAN.THE PLANS ARE THEN REVIEWED BY AN EXPERTPANEL OF JUDGES AND WINNERS ARE AWARDED.
Program expenses  $49,808.00$47,415.00 
Program description  YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROGRAM EVERY YEAR IN JULY OAME RUNS AN INTERNSHIP PROGRAM IN YOUTH STORE FOR YOUTH TO GAIN DIRECT RETAIL AND BUSINESS OPERATIONAL EXPERIENCE.IN AUGUST OAME HOLDS AN ENTREPRENEURSHIP ACADEMY WHERE MORE THAN 50 YOUTH PARTICIPATE IN TEAMS TOCREATE A COMPLETE BUSINESS PLAN.THE PLANS ARE THEN REVIEWED BY AN EXPERTPANEL OF JUDGES AND WINNERS ARE AWARDED.YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROGRAM EVERY YEAR IN JULY OAME RUNS AN INTERNSHIP PROGRAM IN YOUTH STORE FOR YOUTH TO GAIN DIRECT RETAIL AND BUSINESS OPERATIONAL EXPERIENCE.IN AUGUST OAME HOLDS AN ENTREPRENEURSHIP ACADEMY WHERE MORE THAN 50 YOUTH PARTICIPATE IN TEAMS TOCREATE A COMPLETE BUSINESS PLAN.THE PLANS ARE THEN REVIEWED BY AN EXPERTPANEL OF JUDGES AND WINNERS ARE AWARDED. 
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$547,093.00$591,337.00$424,075.00$492,648.00 
Revenue from contributions (total)$240,586.00$155,817.00$125,078.00$359,935.00$309,291.00
Investment income, current yr$22.00$27.00$0.00$0.00 
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$240,586.00$155,817.00$125,078.00$359,935.00 
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other revenue, current yr$0.00$0.00$0.00$132,713.00 
Program service revenue (total)$306,485.00$435,493.00$298,997.00 $217,544.00
Gross receipts$547,093.00$591,337.00$424,075.00$609,906.00 
Sources of contributions
Contributions revenue from membership dues$68,460.00    
Revenue from gov't grants   $202,935.00 
Revenue from all other contributions$172,126.00$155,817.00$125,078.00$157,000.00 
Other types of revenue
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$22.00$27.00   
Net rental income $0.00$0.00 $0.00
Net income from fundraising events   $132,713.00 
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$588,179.00$510,426.00$557,678.00$422,245.00 
Total functional expenses: program service $545,412.00$458,449.00$488,294.00$366,924.00 
Total functional expenses: management and general$42,767.00$51,977.00$69,384.00$55,321.00 
Total functional expenses: fundraising$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
General management fees (total)  $19,754.00$18,688.00 
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$114,132.00$147,002.00$124,366.00$248,249.00$240,407.00
Total assets, beginning of year$147,002.00$124,366.00$248,249.00$240,407.00 
Total liabilities$0.00$0.00$5,660.00$0.00$50,030.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year $5,660.00 $50,030.00 
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$114,132.00$147,002.00$118,706.00$248,249.00 
Net assets$114,132.00$147,002.00$118,706.00$248,249.00 
Net assets, beginning of year$147,002.00$118,706.00$248,249.00$190,377.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing$25,896.00$56,120.00$57,945.00$46,192.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$56,120.00$57,945.00$46,192.00$14,246.00 
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$41,086.00$80,911.00-$133,603.00$70,403.00 
Savings & temp cash investment$25,008.00  $140,022.00 
Accounts receivable, net$49,253.00$68,796.00$44,785.00$24,666.00 
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$3,790.00$7,200.00$6,750.00$21,850.00 
Accounts payable & accrued expenses  $5,660.00  
Total net assets or fund balances$114,132.00$147,002.00$118,706.00$248,249.00 
Payment to affiliates   $8,561.00 
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members6766 
Number of independent voting members5755 
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Tax year start date2016-01-012015-01-012014-01-012013-01-01 
Tax year end date2016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-012012-12-01
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Grants to domestic org/gov't >$5k  True  
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990990 
Date e-filing submitted2018-01-022017-03-292016-01-212014-12-30 
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.12014v5.02013v3.1 
Filing identifier201703199349316545201613209349317831201503209349316500201403229349300510 
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