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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Carolinas

Little moments. Big magic.

three stars

87.01

3801 East Independence Boulevard Suite 101
Charlotte, NC 28205
tel: (704) 910-1301   Web Site
EIN: 56-2264009

Board Leadership
Hane Tarris
Chair

CEO
Donna Y. Dunlap
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.01 three stars
  Financial 82.08 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Carolinas (BBBSCC) helps more than 1,500 children each year through professionally supported, one-on-one mentoring relationships with caring adult volunteers. BBBSCC serves children in Mecklenburg, Cabarrus and York counties

BBBSCC offers a variety of programs that provide one-to-one mentoring to children from kindergarten through high school. Our largest group of matches are "community-based." Our site-based programs include workplace and school-based mentoring, targeting specific age groups and stages of academic development.

Children who are mentored by a Big Brother or Big Sister are less likely to engage in risky behaviors and more likely to graduate from high school. 99% of our "Littles" avoided the juvenile justice system in 2016-17.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Carolinas (BBBSCC) helps more than 1,500 children each year through professionally supported, one-on-one mentoring relationships with caring adult volunteers. BBBSCC serves children in Mecklenburg, Cabarrus and York counties

BBBSCC offers a variety of programs that provide one-to-one mentoring to children from kindergarten through high school. Our largest group of matches are "community-based." Our site-based programs include workplace and school-based mentoring, targeting specific age groups and stages of academic development.

Children who are mentored by a Big Brother or Big Sister are less likely to engage in risky behaviors and more likely to graduate from high school. 99% of our "Littles" avoided the juvenile justice system in 2016-17.

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Financial

three stars

82.08

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
74.8%
  Administrative Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.44
  Program Expenses Growth 9.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 33.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Carolinas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Carolinas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Carolinas (NC) 87.01 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, South Florida Council (FL) 91.33 four stars
Fresh Youth Initiatives (NY) 98.92 four stars
United Friends of the Children (CA) 87.46 three stars
Madison Square Boys & Girls Club (NY) 92.12 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,657,840
   Federated Campaigns $329,468
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,987,308
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,987,308
   Other Revenue $154,667
TOTAL REVENUE $2,141,975
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,737,367
   Administrative Expenses $330,196
   Fundraising Expenses $359,556
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,427,119
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-285,144
   
Net Assets $942,493

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 $1,737,367 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 10/01/2019 87.01 three stars
2017-06 08/01/2019 88.84 three stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 86.69 three stars
2016-06 05/01/2017 90.13 four stars
2015-06 03/01/2017 90.05 four stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 87.69 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 86.98 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-06 09/01/2015 84.37 three stars
2013-06 09/01/2015 84.37 three stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 84.54 three stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 80.83 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 91.38 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 87.80 three stars
2009-06 09/01/2010 78.20 two stars
2008-06 02/01/2010 93.24 four 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 56-2264009
Name in IRS Master File BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF CENTRAL CAROLINAS
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
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 December, 2001
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$124,042 5.11% Donna Dunlap CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Carolinas (NC) 87.01 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford (CT) 86.71 three stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast (FL) 92.48 four stars
Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta (GA) 93.57 four stars
Girl Scouts, Arizona Cactus-Pine Council (AZ) 90.81 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Carolinas
3801 East Independence Boulevard
Suite 101
Charlotte, NC 28205
tel: (704) 910-1301
fax: (704) 910-5633
EIN: 56-2264009

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Board Leadership

Hane Tarris
Chair

CEO

Donna Y. Dunlap
Chief Executive Officer

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