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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence

Enabling all young people of Greater Lawrence to reach their full potential

three stars

88.21

136 Water Street Lawrence, MA 01841
tel: (978) 683-2747   Web Site
EIN: 04-2104377

Board Leadership
William P. DeLuca, Jr.
Chairman

CEO
Markus Fischer
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.21 three stars
  Financial 92.73 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2016 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

92.73

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 08/01/2016 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)
81.6%
  Administrative Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.64
  Program Expenses Growth 5.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence (MA) 88.21 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County (MD) 93.73 four stars
Boy Scouts of America National Council (TX) 85.90 three stars
The 52nd Street Project (NY) 91.78 four stars
Boys & Girls Club of Rochester (MN) 87.77 three stars

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The Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence is the premier youth development agency in northeastern Massachusetts. With an unprecedented seven national awards for program excellence and two National Youth of the Year, the Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence has a proven track record of helping young people develop to their full potential and become productive and successful members of society. The dedicated staff and volunteers of the Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence have one common goal: to help as many children as possible break the cycle of poverty by giving them access to essential educational opportunities and directing them to recreational and character development programs.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,374,455
   Federated Campaigns $74,000
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $406,694
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $501,195
Total Contributions $2,356,344
   Program Service Revenue $66,212
Total Primary Revenue $2,422,556
   Other Revenue $203,221
TOTAL REVENUE $2,625,777
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,303,076
   Administrative Expenses $211,298
   Fundraising Expenses $269,801
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,784,175
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-158,398
   
Net Assets $10,254,669

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
After School Activities $2,099,380 91.1%
Food Program $203,696 8.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 08/01/2016 88.21 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.77 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 86.23 three stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 86.01 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 04-2104377
Name in IRS Master File LAWRENCE BOYS CLUB & GIRLS CLUB 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 (324) YMCA, YWCA, YMCA, etc.
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]
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, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 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
$120,189 4.31% Markus Fischer Executive Director

The Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence is the premier youth development agency in northeastern Massachusetts. With an unprecedented seven national awards for program excellence and two National Youth of the Year, the Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence has a proven track record of helping young people develop to their full potential and become productive and successful members of society. The dedicated staff and volunteers of the Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence have one common goal: to help as many children as possible break the cycle of poverty by giving them access to essential educational opportunities and directing them to recreational and character development programs.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence (MA) 88.21 three stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Indiana (IN) 91.53 four stars
Boy Scouts of America Catalina Council (AZ) 93.98 four stars
Kansas Big Brothers Big Sisters (KS) 89.49 three stars
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles (CA) 91.86 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence
136 Water Street
Lawrence, MA 01841
tel: (978) 683-2747
fax: (978) 725-5989
EIN: 04-2104377

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Board Leadership

William P. DeLuca, Jr.
Chairman

CEO

Markus Fischer
Executive Director

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