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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles

Changing our community, Little by Little

four stars

91.42

6505 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 600
Los Angeles, CA 90048
tel: (323) 761-8675   Web Site
EIN: 95-1691009

Board Leadership
Matthew Nelson
President

CEO
Randy Schwab
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.42 four stars
  Financial 94.88 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

At Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles, our mission is to assist children, primarily from single-parent homes, in achieving their full potential by helping to facilitate Excellence in Mentoring. Our goal is to continue enriching the lives of children by providing mentoring programs that help develop self-esteem, self-respect, and relationship building skills.

At Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles, our mission is to assist children, primarily from single-parent homes, in achieving their full potential by helping to facilitate Excellence in Mentoring. Our goal is to continue enriching the lives of children by providing mentoring programs that help develop self-esteem, self-respect, and relationship building skills.

Financial

four stars

94.88

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
81.5%
  Administrative Expenses 10.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.26
  Program Expenses Growth 4.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles (CA) 91.42 four stars
W.D. Boyce Council Boy Scouts of America (IL) 86.56 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Springfield (MO) 86.03 three stars
South Asian Youth Action (NY) 94.28 four stars
Boys and Girls Club of Portage County (WI) 88.98 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,319,507
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $511,148
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $25,114
Total Contributions $3,855,769
   Program Service Revenue $298,867
Total Primary Revenue $4,154,636
   Other Revenue $525,272
TOTAL REVENUE $4,679,908
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,132,445
   Administrative Expenses $504,620
   Fundraising Expenses $367,508
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,004,573
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-324,665
   
Net Assets $10,573,922

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Mentoring Programs $2,194,802 53.1%
Camp Bob Waldorf $1,937,643 46.9%

Ratings History
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 06/01/2020 91.42 four stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 95.01 four stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 91.77 four stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 91.86 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.80 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 91.99 four stars
2013-12 03/01/2015 90.86 four stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 89.86 three stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 83.14 three stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 77.73 two stars
2010-12 08/01/2012 81.07 three stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 95-1691009
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS ASSOCIATION OF LOS ANGELES
NTEE Code O31
NTEE Classification Big Brothers, Big Sisters
NTEE Type Youth Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (325) Camp
(160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
(328) Combat juvenile delinquency
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date September, 1941
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$321,917 6.43% Randall Schwab Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles (CA) 91.42 four stars
Boys & Girls Club of Worcester (MA) 87.58 three stars
Emily K Center (NC) 92.08 four stars
Boys and Girls Clubs of Skagit County (WA) 90.37 four stars
South Asian Youth Action (NY) 94.28 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles
6505 Wilshire Boulevard
Suite 600
Los Angeles, CA 90048
tel: (323) 761-8675
fax: (323) 761-8695
EIN: 95-1691009

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Board Leadership

Matthew Nelson
President

CEO

Randy Schwab
Chief Executive Officer

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