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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boys & Girls Club of Greater Lowell

Great Futures Start Here

three stars

86.88

657 Middlesex Street Lowell, MA 01851
tel: (978) 458-4526   Web Site
EIN: 04-2104396

Board Leadership
Brian Chapman
Chair

CEO
Joe Hungler
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.88 three stars
  Financial 83.27 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

83.27

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 04/01/2017 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)
70.2%
  Administrative Expenses 21.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.90
  Program Expenses Growth 15.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 16.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boys & Girls Club of Greater Lowell on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boys & Girls Club of Greater Lowell on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boys & Girls Club of Greater Lowell (MA) 86.88 three stars
United Friends of the Children (CA) 95.88 four stars
The West End House Boys & Girls Clubs of Allston-Brighton (MA) 94.10 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater La Crosse (WI) 91.64 four stars
Boys & Girls Club of Pawtucket (RI) 91.18 four stars

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The mission of the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Lowell is "to inspire and enable young people, especially those who need us most, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens through dedicated staff and innovative programs, provided in a safe environment." With a focus on three core areas of youth development, the Club provides educational, social, recreational and cultural programming for youth ages 7-18.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $774,439
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $57,273
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $325,828
Total Contributions $1,157,540
   Program Service Revenue $51,867
Total Primary Revenue $1,209,407
   Other Revenue $307,414
TOTAL REVENUE $1,516,821
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,084,278
   Administrative Expenses $324,248
   Fundraising Expenses $83,800
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,492,326
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $24,495
   
Net Assets $1,377,988

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 04/01/2017 86.88 three stars
2014-12 02/01/2017 85.51 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 82.27 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 87.14 three stars
2013-12 03/01/2015 75.96 two 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 04-2104396
Name in IRS Master File BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF GREATER LOWELL 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 (298) Training in sports
(325) Camp
(328) Combat juvenile delinquency
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 September, 1954
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
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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 Compensation from Affiliates
Not compensated -- Joseph C. Hungler Executive Director $101,050

The mission of the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Lowell is "to inspire and enable young people, especially those who need us most, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens through dedicated staff and innovative programs, provided in a safe environment." With a focus on three core areas of youth development, the Club provides educational, social, recreational and cultural programming for youth ages 7-18.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boys & Girls Club of Greater Lowell (MA) 86.88 three stars
Police Athletic League of Jacksonville (FL) 88.94 three stars
Detroit Police Athletic League (MI) 87.88 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of King County (WA) 96.05 four stars
Boys & Girls Club of Collin County (TX) 88.31 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boys & Girls Club of Greater Lowell
657 Middlesex Street
Lowell, MA 01851
tel: (978) 458-4526
fax: (978) 453-9740
EIN: 04-2104396

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Board Leadership

Brian Chapman
Chair

CEO

Joe Hungler
Executive Director

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