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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation

Building character and teaching critical life lessons to at-risk young people living in America's most distressed communities.

three stars

86.84

1427 Clarkview Road Suite 100
Baltimore, MD 21209
tel: (410) 823-0043   Web Site
EIN: 52-2310500

Board Leadership
Mark Butler
Chairman

CEO
Steve Salem
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.84 three stars
  Financial 85.00 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

85.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 08/01/2017 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)
85.9%
  Administrative Expenses 10.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.21
  Program Expenses Growth 28.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 61.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation (MD) 86.84 three stars
Boy Scouts of America National Council (TX) 88.47 three stars
Legacy Youth Tennis and Education (PA) 86.63 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Greater Western Reserve Council (OH) 85.08 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Southeastern Michigan (MI) 88.70 three stars

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The Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation helps to build character and teach critical life lessons to at-risk young people living in America's most distressed communities. The Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation is reaching out to underserved youth across the country. Through partnerships with youth-serving organizations and schools, the Foundation brings vital life lessons to America's most impressionable population, using baseball as the hook to engage kids.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $10,599,031
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $3,812,128
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $9,746,648
Total Contributions $24,157,807
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $24,157,807
   Other Revenue $-437,764
TOTAL REVENUE $23,720,043
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $22,067,933
   Administrative Expenses $2,424,346
   Fundraising Expenses $894,068
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $25,386,347
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,666,304
   
Net Assets $4,534,888

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
Design and facilitate the creation of youth development parks $17,667,179 80.1%
Provide cash and equipment funding to communities $3,321,607 15.0%
Overnight camp $1,079,147 4.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 08/01/2017 86.84 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 52-2310500
Name in IRS Master File CAL RIPKEN SR FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code B99
NTEE Classification Education N.E.C.
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 December, 2001
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, 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
$499,639 1.96% Stephen Salem President

The Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation helps to build character and teach critical life lessons to at-risk young people living in America's most distressed communities. The Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation is reaching out to underserved youth across the country. Through partnerships with youth-serving organizations and schools, the Foundation brings vital life lessons to America's most impressionable population, using baseball as the hook to engage kids.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation (MD) 86.84 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Carlsbad (CA) 93.73 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Boston Minuteman Council (MA) 86.46 three stars
BUILD, Inc. (IL) 91.09 four stars
The Boys' Club of New York (NY) 89.93 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation
1427 Clarkview Road
Suite 100
Baltimore, MD 21209
tel: (410) 823-0043
EIN: 52-2310500

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Board Leadership

Mark Butler
Chairman

CEO

Steve Salem
President, CEO

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