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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Texas

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four stars

90.38

10843 Gulfdale Drive San Antonio, TX 78216
tel: (210) 225-6322   Web Site
EIN: 74-1897630

Board Leadership
Ken Olson
Chair

CEO
Denise Barkhurst
President, CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.38 four stars
  Financial 87.01 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1976, Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Texas works to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one mentoring relationships that change their lives for the better, forever. Big Brothers Big Sisters targets the children who need us most, including those living in single parent homes, growing up in poverty and coping with parental incarceration. Starting something begins with finding a great match between a Big and a Little.

Founded in 1976, Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Texas works to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one mentoring relationships that change their lives for the better, forever. Big Brothers Big Sisters targets the children who need us most, including those living in single parent homes, growing up in poverty and coping with parental incarceration. Starting something begins with finding a great match between a Big and a Little.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of high school seniors who graduate from high school on time
100
This impact information is current as of July 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

87.01

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
81.9%
  Administrative Expenses 6.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.75
  Program Expenses Growth 0.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Texas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Texas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Texas (TX) 90.38 four stars
Girls Inc. of Alameda County (CA) 96.43 four stars
Publicolor (NY) 85.46 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Crossroads of America Council (IN) 89.96 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Georgia (GA) 89.92 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $648,430
   Federated Campaigns $280,459
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $295,511
   Related Organizations $509,500
   Government Grants $592,415
Total Contributions $2,326,315
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,326,315
   Other Revenue $185,008
TOTAL REVENUE $2,511,323
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,446,837
   Administrative Expenses $185,558
   Fundraising Expenses $361,029
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,993,424
   
Payments to Affiliates $26,314
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-482,101
   
Net Assets $5,427,281

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 $2,446,837 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 06/01/2019 90.38 four stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 87.96 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 88.07 three stars
2015-12 12/21/2016 87.19 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 88.82 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 89.73 three stars
2013-12 11/01/2014 89.46 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 74-1897630
Name in IRS Master File BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF SOUTH TEXAS 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 (328) Combat juvenile delinquency
(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 May, 1977
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$111,873 3.73% Denise Barkhurst President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Texas (TX) 90.38 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Mason-Dixon Council (MD) 89.09 three stars
The Food Project (MA) 85.39 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Central Minnesota Council (MN) 91.08 four stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Indiana (IN) 87.87 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Texas
10843 Gulfdale Drive
San Antonio, TX 78216
tel: (210) 225-6322
fax: (210) 225-1961
EIN: 74-1897630

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Board Leadership

Ken Olson
Chair

CEO

Denise Barkhurst
President, CEO

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