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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Girl Scouts San Diego

Building girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place

three stars

89.54

1231 Upas Street San Diego, CA 92103
tel: (800) 643-4798   Web Site
EIN: 95-1644585

Board Leadership
Liza Crisafi
Chair

CEO
Carol M. Dedrich
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.54 three stars
  Financial 86.98 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1912, Girl Scouts USA is the world's premiere leadership organization for girls. It provides an accepting, nurturing environment where girls can develop leadership skills, cultivate lifelong friendships, serve their communities and grow through new and exciting experiences. The area's first Girl Scout troop was founded in Coronado in 1917. Now Girl Scouts San Diego provides activities and events for 31,000 girl and nearly 13,000 adult members, trains volunteers, and maintains seven camps and program facilities.

Founded in 1912, Girl Scouts USA is the world's premiere leadership organization for girls. It provides an accepting, nurturing environment where girls can develop leadership skills, cultivate lifelong friendships, serve their communities and grow through new and exciting experiences. The area's first Girl Scout troop was founded in Coronado in 1917. Now Girl Scouts San Diego provides activities and events for 31,000 girl and nearly 13,000 adult members, trains volunteers, and maintains seven camps and program facilities.

Financial

three stars

86.98

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
80.6%
  Administrative Expenses 13.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.53
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.62
  Program Expenses Growth 7.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Girl Scouts San Diego on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Girl Scouts San Diego on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Girl Scouts San Diego (CA) 89.54 three stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Milwaukee (WI) 87.76 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of San Marcos (CA) 93.26 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Cleveland (OH) 85.38 three stars
Girls Inc. of Metro Denver (CO) 97.17 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $932,336
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $218,910
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $81,967
Total Contributions $1,233,213
   Program Service Revenue $10,157,220
Total Primary Revenue $11,390,433
   Other Revenue $990,835
TOTAL REVENUE $12,381,268
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,097,264
   Administrative Expenses $1,693,629
   Fundraising Expenses $604,427
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,395,320
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-14,052
   
Net Assets $31,450,914

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
Mission Delivery $5,115,865 50.7%
Girl and Volunteer Development $4,401,174 43.6%
Business and Financial Literacy $580,225 5.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-09 12/23/2020 89.54 three stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 87.40 three stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 88.29 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 91.63 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.21 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 90.38 four stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 93.50 four stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 92.93 four stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 85.36 three stars
2010-12 08/01/2012 83.04 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 95-1644585
Name in IRS Master File GIRL SCOUTS SAN DIEGO-IMPERIAL COUNCIL INC
NTEE Code O42
NTEE Classification Girl Scouts of the U.S.A.
NTEE Type Youth Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (328) Combat juvenile delinquency
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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, 1947
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
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
$200,132 1.61% Carol Dedrich CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Girl Scouts San Diego (CA) 89.54 three stars
Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation (MD) 91.77 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Capitol Area Council (TX) 90.82 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Greater St. Louis Area Council (MO) 86.10 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee (TN) 93.37 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Girl Scouts San Diego
1231 Upas Street
San Diego, CA 92103
tel: (800) 643-4798
EIN: 95-1644585

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Board Leadership

Liza Crisafi
Chair

CEO

Carol M. Dedrich
Chief Executive Officer

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