Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee

We are here to start something

three stars

86.30

1704 Charlotte Avenue, Suite 130 Nashville, TN 37203
tel: (615) 329-9191   Web Site
EIN: 23-7056024

Board Leadership
Matt Knight
President

CEO
Melissa Hudson-Gant
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.30 three stars
  Financial 84.06 three 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.

Founded in 1969, Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee helps children realize their potential and build their futures. We nurture children and strengthen communities. 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 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. The Big Brothers Big Sisters mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

Founded in 1969, Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee helps children realize their potential and build their futures. We nurture children and strengthen communities. 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 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. The Big Brothers Big Sisters mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

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Financial

three stars

84.06

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)
73.8%
  Administrative Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.81
  Program Expenses Growth 6.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $589,194
   Federated Campaigns $133,579
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,312,124
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $713,443
Total Contributions $2,748,340
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,748,340
   Other Revenue $-194,079
TOTAL REVENUE $2,554,261
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,006,528
   Administrative Expenses $245,847
   Fundraising Expenses $387,456
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,639,831
   
Payments to Affiliates $20,128
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-85,570
   
Net Assets $2,109,281

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$69,480 2.63% Melissa Hudson-Gant CEO

Mission

Founded in 1969, Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee helps children realize their potential and build their futures. We nurture children and strengthen communities. 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 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. The Big Brothers Big Sisters mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

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Charity Contact Info

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee
1704 Charlotte Avenue, Suite 130
Nashville, TN 37203
tel: (615) 329-9191
fax: (615) 321-5913
EIN: 23-7056024

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Board Leadership

Matt Knight
President

CEO

Melissa Hudson-Gant
Chief Executive Officer