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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Mississippi

The positive place for kids

three stars

83.02

405 Briarwood Drive Suite 223
Jackson, MS 39206
tel: (601) 969-7088   Web Site
EIN: 64-0331635

Board Leadership
Daryl Neely
Board Chair

CEO
Penney Ainsworth Penney Ainsworth
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.02 three stars
  Financial 81.26 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Mississippi provides a safe place to learn and grow through life enhancing programs while building ongoing, healthy relationships with caring adults and peers. Since 1936, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Mississippi has been the leading youth development organization in the region. Annually, we serve about 2,200 youth who spend nearly 750,000 hours at our 4 Metro-area clubs and our camp near Hazlehurst. Today, thousands of boys and girls, at-risk and in need, are taking advantage of the programs, activities, and services provided by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Mississippi. They benefit from trained, caring, professional staff and volunteers who help young people take control of their lives, envision productive futures and reach their goals.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Mississippi provides a safe place to learn and grow through life enhancing programs while building ongoing, healthy relationships with caring adults and peers. Since 1936, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Mississippi has been the leading youth development organization in the region. Annually, we serve about 2,200 youth who spend nearly 750,000 hours at our 4 Metro-area clubs and our camp near Hazlehurst. Today, thousands of boys and girls, at-risk and in need, are taking advantage of the programs, activities, and services provided by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Mississippi. They benefit from trained, caring, professional staff and volunteers who help young people take control of their lives, envision productive futures and reach their goals.

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Financial

three stars

81.26

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
81.4%
  Administrative Expenses 16.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.31
  Program Expenses Growth 1.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Mississippi on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Mississippi on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Mississippi (MS) 83.02 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee (TN) 93.42 four stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters A Community of Caring (MI) 87.78 three stars
Girls Inc. of Memphis (TN) 86.11 three stars
Self Enhancement, Inc. (OR) 88.70 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $251,965
   Federated Campaigns $45,323
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $91,581
   Related Organizations $8,883
   Government Grants $1,635,924
Total Contributions $2,033,676
   Program Service Revenue $206,175
Total Primary Revenue $2,239,851
   Other Revenue $13,850
TOTAL REVENUE $2,253,701
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,230,327
   Administrative Expenses $397,613
   Fundraising Expenses $49,746
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,677,686
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-423,985
   
Net Assets $1,027,766

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
Boys and Girls Club Operations $2,022,933 90.7%
Camp John I. Hay $207,394 9.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 83.02 three stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 86.85 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 86.50 three stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 87.19 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 88.77 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 88.97 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 80.79 three stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 84.51 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 79.26 two 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 64-0331635
Name in IRS Master File BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (321) Boys Club, Little League, etc.
(349) Other youth organization or activities
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 May, 1955
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
$115,221 4.30% Penney Ainsworth President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Mississippi (MS) 83.02 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Cradle of Liberty Council (PA) 91.02 four stars
Big City Mountaineers (CO) 94.84 four stars
Waltham Boys and Girls Club (MA) 91.60 four stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago (IL) 89.08 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Mississippi
405 Briarwood Drive
Suite 223
Jackson, MS 39206
tel: (601) 969-7088
EIN: 64-0331635

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Board Leadership

Daryl Neely
Board Chair

CEO

Penney Ainsworth Penney Ainsworth
President, CEO

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