Let's Talk Science/Parlons Science

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Let’s Talk Science is an award-winning, national, charitable organization focused on education and outreach to support youth development. We create and deliver unique learning programs and services that engage children, youth and educators in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Let’s Talk Science motivates and empowers youth to fulfill their potential and prepare for their future careers and roles as citizens. Let’s Talk Science brings science to life free of charge for children and youth across Canada. We are unique in our reach to diverse audiences, which include preschool through high school youth and educators, and post-secondary and industry-based STEM volunteers. We mobilize an impressive world-class network of volunteers and we support educators to directly inspire and engage Canadian youth each year. Since 1993, we have excited, inspired and engaged more than 4.5 million children, youth, educators and volunteers in STEM. Let’s Talk Science provides meaningful learning opportunities that ignite a passion for STEM in students of all ages and is committed to offering programming in English and French. For more information about Let's Talk Science, please visit www.letstalkscience.ca or call 1-877-474-4081.


  • map-pointCharitable Organization

  • map-pointBusiness Number: 885400846RR0001

  • map-point40 full-time staff

  • map-pointamotuzas@letstalkscience.ca

2015 Revenues: $4,167,937

$1,084,707: Total cash given to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
$0: Total amount of non-cash gifts (e.g. securities, equipment, buildings, artwork, other in-kind gifts) made to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
$430,387: Total amount received from other registered charities.
$737,414: Charities don’t issue tax receipts when a donor can’t be identified or doesn't want one. This category also includes collection boxes.
$1,806,902: Total amount received from any level of government in Canada.
$108,527: Income that doesn’t fit into other categories, such as sales revenue, interest and investment income, membership fees, etc.

2015 Expenditures: $4,084,492

$3,401,912: Total amount spent on charitable programs. "Programs" cover all charitable activities the organization carries out on its own.
$361,143: Total amount spent on fundraising, including office expenses, overhead, promotion costs, etc.
$321,437: Total amount spent on management and administration, including board meetings, accounting, rent, office supplies, etc.
$0: Total amount of gifts to qualified organizations. The majority of these donees are registered charities but some other organizations qualify as well.
$0: Expenses that don’t fit into another category, including political activities.

Assets, 2015 Year End: $4,859,930

$3,239,527: Total cash readily available.
$168,652: Amounts owed by individuals and organizations.
$1,245,350: Amounts invested in individuals and organizations
$143,102: Land and buildings at fair market value as well as equipment, vehicles, etc. The figure is net accumulated ammortization.
$63,299: Assets not falling under one of the other categories.

Liabilities, 2015 Year End: $4,239,112

$253,263: Short-term portion of debt obligations such as loans, mortgages, notes, and payments due for goods and services received.
$0: Amounts owing to founders, directors/trustees and like officials, non-arm’s length employees or members.
$3,985,849: Liabilities not falling under one of the other categories.

Worldwide Locations

Let's Talk Science/Parlons Science's headquarters is located at 1584 North Routledge Park, London ON, N6H5L6.

Breakdown of Programs

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