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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Big Brothers Big Sisters A Community of Caring

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three stars

88.49

3501 Covington Road Kalamazoo, MI 49001
tel: (888) 898-3001   Web Site
EIN: 38-1720832

Board Leadership
Ann M. Woolley
President

CEO
Amy Kuchta
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.49 three stars
  Financial 93.71 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Big Brothers Big Sisters A Community of Caring programs are designed to matches children ages 5 through 17 with mentors in professionally supported one-to-one relationships. Knowing that some truly cares about the decision that make is a gift that more than 1,800 children are receiving through our programs across southwest Michigan. We have programs in Allegan, Barry, Calhoun, Kalamazoo, and Van Buren counties. The mentoring programs and services to kids, parents and mentors are flexible and can happen in community, in schools, at businesses, in churches, in community centers or within other organizations.

Big Brothers Big Sisters A Community of Caring programs are designed to matches children ages 5 through 17 with mentors in professionally supported one-to-one relationships. Knowing that some truly cares about the decision that make is a gift that more than 1,800 children are receiving through our programs across southwest Michigan. We have programs in Allegan, Barry, Calhoun, Kalamazoo, and Van Buren counties. The mentoring programs and services to kids, parents and mentors are flexible and can happen in community, in schools, at businesses, in churches, in community centers or within other organizations.

Financial

four stars

93.71

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
79.8%
  Administrative Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.49
  Program Expenses Growth 1.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters A Community of Caring on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters A Community of Caring on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters A Community of Caring (MI) 88.49 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Upstate (SC) 89.93 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Maine (ME) 94.04 four stars
Sociedad Latina (MA) 94.37 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Fox Valley (WI) 96.55 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $542,768
   Federated Campaigns $156,221
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $793,824
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,492,813
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,492,813
   Other Revenue $-107,260
TOTAL REVENUE $1,385,553
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $951,878
   Administrative Expenses $122,692
   Fundraising Expenses $119,498
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,194,068
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $191,485
   
Net Assets $1,769,468

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 $951,878 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 03/01/2018 88.49 three stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 88.07 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.02 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 86.41 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 88.17 three stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 80.98 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 38-1720832
Name in IRS Master File BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS A COMMUNITY OF CARING
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 (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 August, 1964
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters A Community of Caring (MI) 88.49 three stars
Boy Scouts of America Catalina Council (AZ) 93.98 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Snohomish County (WA) 94.67 four stars
Adventure Unlimited (CO) 89.99 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Benton Harbor (MI) 91.33 four stars

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Big Brothers Big Sisters A Community of Caring
3501 Covington Road
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
tel: (888) 898-3001
fax: (269) 382-4108
EIN: 38-1720832

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Board Leadership

Ann M. Woolley
President

CEO

Amy Kuchta
Chief Executive Officer

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