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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford

Be great.

three stars

86.71

170 Sigourney Street Hartford, CT 06105
tel: (860) 724-0700   Web Site
EIN: 06-6026005

Board Leadership
Alan J. Kreczko
Chairman

CEO
Samuel S. Gray, Jr.
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.71 three stars
  Financial 85.55 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 88.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

As the birth place of the Boys & Girls Clubs movement in 1860, Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford (BGCH) has been at the forefront of youth development for well over 150 years, working with young people from disadvantaged economic, social and family circumstances. We actively seek to enrich the lives of girls and boys who need us most. BGCH is dedicated to ensuring that our community's youngsters have greater access to quality programs and services that will enhance their lives and positively shape their futures. The mission of the Boys & Girls Clubs is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens.

As the birth place of the Boys & Girls Clubs movement in 1860, Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford (BGCH) has been at the forefront of youth development for well over 150 years, working with young people from disadvantaged economic, social and family circumstances. We actively seek to enrich the lives of girls and boys who need us most. BGCH is dedicated to ensuring that our community's youngsters have greater access to quality programs and services that will enhance their lives and positively shape their futures. The mission of the Boys & Girls Clubs is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens.

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Financial

three stars

85.55

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

88.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
75.2%
  Administrative Expenses 15.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.02
  Program Expenses Growth 2.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford (CT) 86.71 three stars
Self Enhancement, Inc. (OR) 88.70 three stars
The Center for Teen Empowerment (MA) 90.43 four stars
Boys and Girls Clubs of Skagit County (WA) 90.20 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Ada County (ID) 93.96 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,223,733
   Federated Campaigns $129,768
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $663,319
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,016,820
   Program Service Revenue $1,337,619
Total Primary Revenue $7,354,439
   Other Revenue $511,603
TOTAL REVENUE $7,866,042
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,542,228
   Administrative Expenses $796,539
   Fundraising Expenses $649,796
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,988,563
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,877,479
   
Net Assets $23,544,660

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
Health and Life Skills Programs $1,594,003 45.0%
Academic & Career Development Programs $1,239,780 35.0%
Character and Leadership Development Programs $708,445 20.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 11/01/2019 86.71 three stars
2017-06 09/01/2018 94.03 four stars
2016-06 12/22/2017 91.50 four stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 92.23 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.73 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 84.23 three stars
2013-06 04/01/2015 92.31 four stars
2012-06 12/01/2013 88.51 three stars
2011-06 09/01/2013 91.71 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 06-6026005
Name in IRS Master File BOYS AND GIRLS CLUBS OF HARTFORD INC
NTEE Code O23
NTEE Classification Boys and Girls Clubs (Combined)
NTEE Type Youth Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (298) Training in sports
(325) Camp
(328) Combat juvenile delinquency
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 October, 1934
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, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$168,027 3.36% Samuel Gray Jr. President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford (CT) 86.71 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Bay County (FL) 89.96 three stars
North Marin Community Services (CA) 95.12 four stars
Girls in the Game (IL) 87.11 three stars
Waltham Boys and Girls Club (MA) 91.60 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford
170 Sigourney Street
Hartford, CT 06105
tel: (860) 724-0700
EIN: 06-6026005

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Board Leadership

Alan J. Kreczko
Chairman

CEO

Samuel S. Gray, Jr.
President, CEO

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