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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boys & Girls Clubs of Grand Rapids Youth Commonwealth

Enable all young people to reach their full potential

three stars

88.40

235 Straight Avenue Grand Rapids, MI 49504
tel: (616) 233-9370   Web Site
EIN: 38-0593958

Board Leadership
Jon Hess
President

CEO
Rick Huisman
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.40 three stars
  Financial 93.38 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

93.38

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
75.1%
  Administrative Expenses 19.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.59
  Program Expenses Growth 4.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boys & Girls Clubs of Grand Rapids Youth Commonwealth on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boys & Girls Clubs of Grand Rapids Youth Commonwealth on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boys & Girls Clubs of Grand Rapids Youth Commonwealth (MI) 88.40 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Fall River (MA) 85.65 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston (TX) 95.61 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Heart of America Council (MO) 90.49 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Greater Niagara Frontier Council (NY) 85.84 three stars

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The Boys & Girls Clubs of Grand Rapids Youth Commonwealth mission is to enable all young people to reach their full potential as responsible citizens through education, recreation, and other positive community experiences in partnership with the Grand Rapids Police Department. Boys & Girls Clubs subscribe to the theory that programs should provide youth with a Sense of Belonging, a Sense of Usefulness, a Sense of Competence, and a Sense of Power or Influence. When this has been established, the self-esteem of youth will be enhanced.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,421,608
   Federated Campaigns $16,547
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $124,931
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $287,877
Total Contributions $1,850,963
   Program Service Revenue $29,543
Total Primary Revenue $1,880,506
   Other Revenue $16,532
TOTAL REVENUE $1,897,038
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,361,443
   Administrative Expenses $386,346
   Fundraising Expenses $140,650
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,888,439
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $8,599
   
Net Assets $5,325,063

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
Steil Center $388,649 28.5%
Seidman Center $312,687 23.0%
Camp O'Malley $300,119 22.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 12/01/2016 88.40 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 88.83 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 88.83 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 88.88 three stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 88.84 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 38-0593958
Name in IRS Master File GRAND RAPIDS YOUTH COMMONWEALTH 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 (298) Training in sports
(325) Camp
(59) Other school related activities
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 October, 1946
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$103,400 5.47% Rick Huisman Executive Director

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Grand Rapids Youth Commonwealth mission is to enable all young people to reach their full potential as responsible citizens through education, recreation, and other positive community experiences in partnership with the Grand Rapids Police Department. Boys & Girls Clubs subscribe to the theory that programs should provide youth with a Sense of Belonging, a Sense of Usefulness, a Sense of Competence, and a Sense of Power or Influence. When this has been established, the self-esteem of youth will be enhanced.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boys & Girls Clubs of Grand Rapids Youth Commonwealth (MI) 88.40 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Austin Area (TX) 93.02 four stars
Citrus Center Boys & Girls Club (FL) 86.12 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Cheyenne (WY) 89.99 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Bellevue (WA) 91.45 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boys & Girls Clubs of Grand Rapids Youth Commonwealth
235 Straight Avenue
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
tel: (616) 233-9370
EIN: 38-0593958

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Board Leadership

Jon Hess
President

CEO

Rick Huisman
Executive Director

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