Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Girls Inc. of Metropolitan Dallas

Inspiring all girls to be strong, smart and bold

four stars

93.63

2040 Empire Central Drive Dallas, TX 75235
tel: (214) 654-4559   Web Site
EIN: 75-1305705

Board Leadership
Melanie Okon
Board Chair

CEO
Lori Palmer
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.63 four stars
  Financial 91.94 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

91.94

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
81.7%
  Administrative Expenses 12.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.14
  Program Expenses Growth 2.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Girls Inc. of Metropolitan Dallas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Girls Inc. of Metropolitan Dallas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,434,343
   Federated Campaigns $480,959
   Membership Dues $81,781
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $219,515
Total Contributions $2,216,598
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,216,598
   Other Revenue $215,627
TOTAL REVENUE $2,432,225
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,735,221
   Administrative Expenses $276,387
   Fundraising Expenses $121,687
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,133,295
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $298,930
   
Net Assets $2,334,670

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$121,266 5.68% Lori Palmer CEO

Mission

Established in 1968 as the Girls Club of Dallas, Girls Inc. of Metropolitan Dallas inspires all girls to be strong, smart and bold by empowering girls to take charge of their lives. It provides female focused programs which encourage girls to discover their potential and grow in a sense of responsibility to self, family and community. Our four campuses located in West Dallas, South Dallas, North Oak Cliff, and Love Field currently have the capacity to provide quality programs for approximately 840 girls, ages 6-18, through after-school programming during the school year, and all day programming in the summer months from six neighborhoods.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Girls Inc. of Metropolitan Dallas (TX) 93.63 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Greater Niagara Frontier Council (NY) 85.84 three stars
The Boys' Club of New York (NY) 89.41 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Benton Harbor (MI) 94.17 four stars
Novato Youth Center (CA) 90.71 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Girls Inc. of Metropolitan Dallas
2040 Empire Central Drive
Dallas, TX 75235
tel: (214) 654-4559
EIN: 75-1305705

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Board Leadership

Melanie Okon
Board Chair

CEO

Lori Palmer
Chief Executive Officer

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