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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis

Inspiring all girls to be strong, smart, and bold

two stars

79.48

3935 North Meridian Street Indianapolis, IN 46208
tel: (317) 283-0086   Web Site
EIN: 35-1337205

Board Leadership
Melissa Cotterill
Board Chair

CEO
Elyssa Campodonico-Barr
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 79.48 two stars
  Financial 73.15 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold, enabling them to be confident in their own skin, prepared for their futures, proud of who they are, and ready to take their place in the world. By partnering with schools and community organizations, we can offer our educational and empowering programs to girls at their facilities. By utilizing well-trained volunteers to lead these programs, we minimize our overhead expenses. Our innovative approach allows us to maximize our reach in the greater Indianapolis community, serving thousands of girls with quality programming each year. Girls Inc. programs align with one of three categories, which reflect the key words in our mission: strong, health relationships, smart college and career planning, and bold and empowered girls.

Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold, enabling them to be confident in their own skin, prepared for their futures, proud of who they are, and ready to take their place in the world. By partnering with schools and community organizations, we can offer our educational and empowering programs to girls at their facilities. By utilizing well-trained volunteers to lead these programs, we minimize our overhead expenses. Our innovative approach allows us to maximize our reach in the greater Indianapolis community, serving thousands of girls with quality programming each year. Girls Inc. programs align with one of three categories, which reflect the key words in our mission: strong, health relationships, smart college and career planning, and bold and empowered girls.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of girls served with Girls Inc. programming enabling them to grow up healthy, educated, and independent.
3,984
This impact information is current as of March 2020, 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

two stars

73.15

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
69.8%
  Administrative Expenses 15.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.22
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.61
  Program Expenses Growth -2.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 17.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis (IN) 79.48 two stars
Boy Scouts of America, Old Hickory Council (NC) 87.87 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Memphis (TN) 95.79 four stars
The Center for Teen Empowerment (MA) 90.43 four stars
Union League Boys & Girls Clubs (IL) 92.44 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $532,746
   Federated Campaigns $210,815
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $131,506
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $875,067
   Program Service Revenue $32,561
Total Primary Revenue $907,628
   Other Revenue $35,582
TOTAL REVENUE $943,210
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $867,706
   Administrative Expenses $215,108
   Fundraising Expenses $170,075
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,252,889
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-309,679
   
Net Assets $1,884,265

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
Outreach Collaborations $832,043 95.9%
Young Women in Leadership $23,775 2.7%
Summer Program $11,888 1.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 06/01/2020 79.48 two stars
2017-12 05/01/2019 82.46 three stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 84.64 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2018 89.66 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 35-1337205
Name in IRS Master File GIRLS INCORPORATED OF GREATER INDIANAPOLIS
NTEE Code O22
NTEE Classification Girls Clubs
NTEE Type Youth Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (328) Combat juvenile delinquency
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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, 1975
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
$50,047 3.99% Elyssa Campodonico-Barr President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$69,418 5.54% Patricia Wachtel Former CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis (IN) 79.48 two stars
Clearwater Camp Foundation (WI) 94.02 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Maine (ME) 91.64 four stars
Red Hook Initiative (NY) 89.94 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Burlington (VT) 86.48 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis
3935 North Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46208
tel: (317) 283-0086
fax: (317) 921-4179
EIN: 35-1337205

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Board Leadership

Melissa Cotterill
Board Chair

CEO

Elyssa Campodonico-Barr
President & CEO

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