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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Triangle

Defending Potential

three stars

86.38

808 Aviation Parkway Suite 900
Morrisville, NC 27560
tel: (919) 850-9772   Web Site
EIN: 56-2109717

Board Leadership
Clayton Dorn
Board President

CEO
Erin Callahan
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.38 three stars
  Financial 80.75 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Triangle provides children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for better, forever.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Triangle provides children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for better, forever.

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Financial

three stars

80.75

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
78.9%
  Administrative Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.69
  Program Expenses Growth -6.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Triangle on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Triangle on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Triangle (NC) 86.38 three stars
W.D. Boyce Council Boy Scouts of America (IL) 86.68 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Venice (CA) 88.98 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Wake County (NC) 95.96 four stars
Do Something (NY) 93.37 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $760,018
   Federated Campaigns $4,219
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $108,122
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $319,251
Total Contributions $1,191,610
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,191,610
   Other Revenue $75,516
TOTAL REVENUE $1,267,126
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $632,953
   Administrative Expenses $126,148
   Fundraising Expenses $82,512
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $841,613
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $425,513
   
Net Assets $803,616

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 Children of Prisoners $211,184 33.4%
Site Based and Community Based Mentoring $386,040 61.0%
STEM $35,729 5.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 04/01/2019 86.38 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 81.16 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 80.95 three stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 75.01 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 76.32 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 73.82 two stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 74.28 two stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 88.73 three stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 91.67 four stars
2010-12 10/01/2012 92.05 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 56-2109717
Name in IRS Master File BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF THE TRIANGLE INC
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 March, 1999
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
$51,998 6.17% Erin Callahan CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$82,886 9.84% Kimberly Breeden Former Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Triangle (NC) 86.38 three stars
Camp Fire Alabama (AL) 90.19 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Thurston County (WA) 88.95 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Dane County (WI) 88.93 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Montana Council (MT) 95.05 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Triangle
808 Aviation Parkway
Suite 900
Morrisville, NC 27560
tel: (919) 850-9772
fax: (919) 850-9774
EIN: 56-2109717

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Board Leadership

Clayton Dorn
Board President

CEO

Erin Callahan
Chief Executive Officer

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