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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana

Changing perspectives. Changing lives.

four stars

93.57

1519 Gardiner Lane Louisville, KY 40218
tel: (502) 587-0494   Web Site
EIN: 61-6057856

Board Leadership
Thomas Johnson
Chair

CEO
Jeri Swinton
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.57 four stars
  Financial 90.92 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana Mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever. The Big Brothers Big Sisters Vision is successful mentoring relationships for all children who need and want them, contributing to brighter futures, better schools, and stronger communities for all. For more than 100 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters 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 7 through 16, in communities across the country. We develop positive relationships that have a direct and lasting effect on the lives of young people.

The Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana Mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever. The Big Brothers Big Sisters Vision is successful mentoring relationships for all children who need and want them, contributing to brighter futures, better schools, and stronger communities for all. For more than 100 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters 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 7 through 16, in communities across the country. We develop positive relationships that have a direct and lasting effect on the lives of young people.

Financial

four stars

90.92

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2018 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)
79.6%
  Administrative Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.25
  Program Expenses Growth 5.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana (KY) 93.57 four stars
Camp Fire Green Country (OK) 88.45 three stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Indiana (IN) 87.96 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Chief Seattle Council (WA) 89.21 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Golden Spread Council (TX) 88.62 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $872,418
   Federated Campaigns $311,089
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $611,569
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $222,392
Total Contributions $2,017,468
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,017,468
   Other Revenue $-42,096
TOTAL REVENUE $1,975,372
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,692,761
   Administrative Expenses $188,826
   Fundraising Expenses $217,376
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,098,963
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-123,591
   
Net Assets $2,337,532

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 $1,692,761 100.0%

Ratings History
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 06/01/2018 93.57 four stars
2016-06 04/01/2017 90.49 four stars
2016-06 03/01/2017 90.08 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 89.55 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 03/01/2016 83.89 three stars
2014-06 09/01/2015 88.14 three stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 92.78 four stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 87.63 three 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 61-6057856
Name in IRS Master File BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF KENTUCKIANA INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (349) Other youth organization or activities
(160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 September, 1968
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

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$94,381 4.49% Jeri Swinton Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana (KY) 93.57 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Oklahoma County (OK) 92.83 four stars
Boys & Girls Club of Souhegan Valley (NH) 89.32 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Greater Holland (MI) 88.84 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County (FL) 92.02 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana
1519 Gardiner Lane
Louisville, KY 40218
tel: (502) 587-0494
fax: (502) 587-0608
EIN: 61-6057856

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Board Leadership

Thomas Johnson
Chair

CEO

Jeri Swinton
Chief Executive Officer

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