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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma

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two stars

78.51

1401 South Boulder Avenue Suite 300
Tulsa, OK 74119
tel: (918) 576-6400   Web Site
EIN: 73-1226237

Board Leadership
Molly Jarvis
Board Chair

CEO
Melissa Ramirez
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.51 two stars
  Financial 70.43 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma has operated under the belief that inherent in every child is the ability to succeed and thrive in life. As the nation's largest donor and volunteer supported mentoring network, Big Brothers Big Sisters makes meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers (Bigs) and children (Littles), ages 6 through 18, in communities across the country. We develop positive relationships that have a direct and lasting effect on the lives of young people.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma has operated under the belief that inherent in every child is the ability to succeed and thrive in life. As the nation's largest donor and volunteer supported mentoring network, Big Brothers Big Sisters makes meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers (Bigs) and children (Littles), ages 6 through 18, in communities across the country. We develop positive relationships that have a direct and lasting effect on the lives of young people.

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Financial

two stars

70.43

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
71.2%
  Administrative Expenses 12.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.29
  Program Expenses Growth 0.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma (OK) 78.51 two stars
Boy Scouts of America, Trapper Trails Council (UT) 87.41 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of America (GA) 94.59 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Southwest Washington (WA) 91.51 four stars
Streets Ministries (TN) 86.81 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $685,539
   Federated Campaigns $609,575
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $430,751
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $279,339
Total Contributions $2,005,204
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,005,204
   Other Revenue $469,053
TOTAL REVENUE $2,474,257
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,762,039
   Administrative Expenses $234,452
   Fundraising Expenses $371,780
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,368,271
   
Payments to Affiliates $20,207
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $105,986
   
Net Assets $756,283

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 $1,762,039 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 09/03/2019 78.51 two stars
2017-09 09/01/2018 75.60 two stars
2016-09 12/22/2017 72.03 two stars
2015-09 11/01/2016 74.42 two stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 75.07 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 05/01/2015 71.12 two stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 73.64 two 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 73-1226237
Name in IRS Master File BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF OKLAHOMA INC
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (349) Other youth organization or 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 May, 1985
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Melissa Ramirez Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$115,271 4.86% R. Darrell Weaver Former Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma (OK) 78.51 two stars
Rodeheaver Boys Ranch (FL) 96.26 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Wichita Falls (TX) 87.71 three stars
Mourning Family Foundation (FL) 92.93 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Northern New Jersey Council (NJ) 86.49 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma
1401 South Boulder Avenue
Suite 300
Tulsa, OK 74119
tel: (918) 576-6400
EIN: 73-1226237

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Board Leadership

Molly Jarvis
Board Chair

CEO

Melissa Ramirez
Chief Executive Officer

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