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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Suffolk County Police Athletic League

Juvenile and recreational programs

two stars

74.72

P.O. Box 26 Yaphank, NY 11980
tel: (631) 852-6109   Web Site
EIN: 23-7356002

Board Leadership
Robert Folks
President

CEO
George Waldbauer
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 74.72 two stars
  Financial 67.55 one star
  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.

The Suffolk County Police Athletic League was incorporated in October 19, 1973. Through the dedication and hard work of our children, their parents, our outstanding volunteer base of over 2,500, board of directors, and staff, Suffolk County PAL is into its 37th year as one of the largest and most successful juvenile crime prevention and recreational programs in the country. PAL programs run year around. PAL programs include baseball, basketball, bowling, boxing, cheerleading, fishing, football, karate/tae kwon do, lacrosse, soccer and summer camps.

The Suffolk County Police Athletic League was incorporated in October 19, 1973. Through the dedication and hard work of our children, their parents, our outstanding volunteer base of over 2,500, board of directors, and staff, Suffolk County PAL is into its 37th year as one of the largest and most successful juvenile crime prevention and recreational programs in the country. PAL programs run year around. PAL programs include baseball, basketball, bowling, boxing, cheerleading, fishing, football, karate/tae kwon do, lacrosse, soccer and summer camps.

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Financial

one star

67.55

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)
67.7%
  Administrative Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 21.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.40
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.57
  Program Expenses Growth -7.1%
  Liabilities to Assets < 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Suffolk County Police Athletic League on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Suffolk County Police Athletic League on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Suffolk County Police Athletic League (NY) 74.72 two stars
Bigs & Littles NYC Mentoring (NY) 88.01 three stars
Urban Impact (PA) 87.50 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Crossroads of America Council (IN) 88.75 three stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast (FL) 92.48 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $452,561
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $161,836
Total Contributions $614,397
   Program Service Revenue $207,486
Total Primary Revenue $821,883
   Other Revenue $107,906
TOTAL REVENUE $929,789
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $684,697
   Administrative Expenses $110,859
   Fundraising Expenses $262,459
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,058,015
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-128,226
   
Net Assets $627,609

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 74.72 two stars
2017-12 05/01/2019 76.76 two stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 75.96 two stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 74.37 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 71.07 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 71.84 two stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 63.93 one star
2011-12 08/01/2013 61.58 one star

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

EIN 23-7356002
Name in IRS Master File SUFFOLK COUNTY POLICE ATHLETIC LEAGUE INC
NTEE Code O20
NTEE Classification Youth Centers, Clubs, Multipurpose
NTEE Type Youth Development
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (321) Boys Club, Little League, etc.
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 March, 1974
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
$90,090 8.51% George Waldbauer Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Suffolk County Police Athletic League (NY) 74.72 two stars
Boy Scouts of America, Montana Council (MT) 94.74 four stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters A Community of Caring (MI) 87.78 three stars
Action for Healthy Kids (IL) 87.43 three stars
Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club (NY) 88.77 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Suffolk County Police Athletic League
P.O. Box 26
Yaphank, NY 11980
tel: (631) 852-6109
EIN: 23-7356002

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Board Leadership

Robert Folks
President

CEO

George Waldbauer
Executive Director

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