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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater La Crosse

Great futures start here.

four stars

91.58

1331 Clinton Street La Crosse, WI 54603
tel: (608) 782-3926   Web Site
EIN: 39-6084791

Board Leadership
Dirk Swanson
President

CEO
Jake Erickson
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.58 four stars
  Financial 95.47 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

At the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater La Crosse we serve with one purpose: To inspire and empower all young people, especially those who need us most, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible, caring citizens. Concentrating on children from disadvantaged circumstances, we offer a sense of belonging and the tools to make positive choices to each child who comes to our Clubs.

At the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater La Crosse we serve with one purpose: To inspire and empower all young people, especially those who need us most, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible, caring citizens. Concentrating on children from disadvantaged circumstances, we offer a sense of belonging and the tools to make positive choices to each child who comes to our Clubs.

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Financial

four stars

95.47

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

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)
82.4%
  Administrative Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.71
  Program Expenses Growth 7.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater La Crosse on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater La Crosse on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater La Crosse (WI) 91.58 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, South Florida Council (FL) 92.92 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Northern New Jersey Council (NJ) 86.49 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Pawtucket (RI) 86.91 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Heart of America Council (MO) 90.17 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,235,330
   Federated Campaigns $130,186
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $146,691
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $61,072
Total Contributions $2,573,279
   Program Service Revenue $335,719
Total Primary Revenue $2,908,998
   Other Revenue $431,423
TOTAL REVENUE $3,340,421
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,756,472
   Administrative Expenses $139,633
   Fundraising Expenses $243,048
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,139,153
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,201,268
   
Net Assets $17,614,729

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
Terry Erickson Boys & Girls Club $1,352,483 77.0%
Amie L. Mathy Boys & Girls Club $228,341 13.0%
West Salem Boys & Girls Club $175,648 10.0%

Ratings History
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater La Crosse has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 91.58 four stars
2017-12 12/21/2018 91.90 four stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 91.22 four stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 91.64 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.06 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 88.78 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 90.51 four stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 91.23 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 39-6084791
Name in IRS Master File BOYS AND GIRLS CLUBS OF GREATER LA CROSSE INC
NTEE Code O21
NTEE Classification Boys Clubs
NTEE Type Youth Development
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 June, 1965
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$46,163 2.15% Mike Desmond Former Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$69,413 3.24% Jake Erickson Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater La Crosse (WI) 91.58 four stars
Heart of Los Angeles (HOLA) (CA) 95.47 four stars
MENTOR/National Mentoring Partnership (MA) 90.58 four stars
Adolescent Counseling Services (CA) 86.10 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis (MO) 96.04 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater La Crosse
1331 Clinton Street
La Crosse, WI 54603
tel: (608) 782-3926
EIN: 39-6084791

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Board Leadership

Dirk Swanson
President

CEO

Jake Erickson
Executive Director

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