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Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center

Serving the Asian immigrant and Asian American communities

three stars

89.36

38 Ash Street Boston, MA 02111
tel: (617) 635-5129   Web Site
EIN: 23-7209691

Board Leadership
Selina Chow
President

CEO
Giles Li
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.36 three stars
  Financial 86.69 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

86.69

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

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)
79.7%
  Administrative Expenses 13.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.89
  Program Expenses Growth 1.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center (MA) 89.36 three stars
The Educational Alliance (NY) 93.15 four stars
Grand Street Settlement (NY) 93.02 four stars
Neighborhood Club (MI) 94.51 four stars
Abraham House (NY) 86.75 three stars

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The mission of Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center is to that the children, youth and families have the resources and supports they need to achieve greater economic success and social and physical well-being. Since 1969, BCNC has served as a vital link supporting the growing Asian immigrant and Asian American community of greater Boston. With a focus on serving those most in need, over 70% of BCNC's constituents meet federal poverty guidelines. BCNC provides resources that strengthen self-sufficiency and encourages integration into the US while preserving the rich cultural heritage and traditions of the Asian community. BCNC is a state-certified minority provider serving over 2,300 people each year through one or more of the following programs: (1) Acorn Center for Early Education and Care (2) Adult Education (3) Arts and Enrichment (4) Family Child Care (5) Family Services (6) Recreation and Fitness (7) Recreation and Fitness and (8) the Youth Center.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,265,353
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $280,038
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,933,415
Total Contributions $3,478,806
   Program Service Revenue $862,061
Total Primary Revenue $4,340,867
   Other Revenue $50,236
TOTAL REVENUE $4,391,103
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,408,686
   Administrative Expenses $623,140
   Fundraising Expenses $298,527
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,330,353
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $60,750
   
Net Assets $4,074,197

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
Acorn Center for Early Education and Care $1,071,526 31.4%
Adult English as a Second Language (ESL) $829,036 24.3%
Red Oak After School Program $497,603 14.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 06/01/2016 89.36 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 93.18 four stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 92.44 four stars
2012-06 06/01/2014 85.73 three stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 85.57 three stars
2011-06 04/01/2013 85.68 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 23-7209691
Name in IRS Master File BOSTON CHINATOWN NEIGHBORHOOD CENTER INC
NTEE Code P33
NTEE Classification Child Day Care
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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]
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$97,250 2.24% Giles Li Executive Director

The mission of Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center is to that the children, youth and families have the resources and supports they need to achieve greater economic success and social and physical well-being. Since 1969, BCNC has served as a vital link supporting the growing Asian immigrant and Asian American community of greater Boston. With a focus on serving those most in need, over 70% of BCNC's constituents meet federal poverty guidelines. BCNC provides resources that strengthen self-sufficiency and encourages integration into the US while preserving the rich cultural heritage and traditions of the Asian community. BCNC is a state-certified minority provider serving over 2,300 people each year through one or more of the following programs: (1) Acorn Center for Early Education and Care (2) Adult Education (3) Arts and Enrichment (4) Family Child Care (5) Family Services (6) Recreation and Fitness (7) Recreation and Fitness and (8) the Youth Center.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center (MA) 89.36 three stars
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Gladden Community House (OH) 89.99 three stars
The Family Center (GA) 87.97 three stars
Christian Center Of Park City (UT) 91.45 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center
38 Ash Street
Boston, MA 02111
tel: (617) 635-5129
fax: (617) 292-6599
EIN: 23-7209691

Mail donations to:
855 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02111

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Board Leadership

Selina Chow
President

CEO

Giles Li
Executive Director

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