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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Girls Inc. of St. Louis

Inspiring All Girls to be Strong, Smart and Bold

three stars

89.99

3801 Nelson Drive St. Louis, MO 63121
tel: (314) 385-8088   Web Site
EIN: 43-1321294

Board Leadership
Nina Caldwell
Board Chair

CEO
Cheryl Jones
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.99 three stars
  Financial 91.11 four 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 Incorporated of St. Louis (Girls Inc.) provides educational and cultural programs in safe environments for girls that enable them to raise their aspirations and realize their potential. Established locally in 1981, Girls Inc. of St. Louis has relocated three times to accommodate expanding membership. Girls Inc. is a national nonprofit youth organization that was established in 1864. Nationwide, the organization affects the lives of approximately 500,000 girls in more than 100 cities annually. We have provided educational programs to millions of girls, particularly those in high-risk and under-served areas.

Girls Incorporated of St. Louis (Girls Inc.) provides educational and cultural programs in safe environments for girls that enable them to raise their aspirations and realize their potential. Established locally in 1981, Girls Inc. of St. Louis has relocated three times to accommodate expanding membership. Girls Inc. is a national nonprofit youth organization that was established in 1864. Nationwide, the organization affects the lives of approximately 500,000 girls in more than 100 cities annually. We have provided educational programs to millions of girls, particularly those in high-risk and under-served areas.

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Financial

four stars

91.11

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)
79.0%
  Administrative Expenses 12.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.28
  Program Expenses Growth 1.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Girls Inc. of St. Louis on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Girls Inc. of St. Louis on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Girls Inc. of St. Louis (MO) 89.99 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Benton and Franklin Counties (WA) 88.81 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Dorchester (MA) 87.83 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego (CA) 91.82 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County (FL) 92.02 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $617,611
   Federated Campaigns $344,454
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $214,414
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $122,548
Total Contributions $1,299,027
   Program Service Revenue $182,243
Total Primary Revenue $1,481,270
   Other Revenue $-24,019
TOTAL REVENUE $1,457,251
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,250,287
   Administrative Expenses $233,816
   Fundraising Expenses $119,154
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,603,257
   
Payments to Affiliates $12,000
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-146,006
   
Net Assets $3,595,733

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
Center - Membership Services and Learning Programs $959,884 76.8%
Eureka! Teen Achievement Program $153,105 12.2%
Outreach Prevention $137,298 11.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 06/01/2020 89.99 three stars
2017-12 04/01/2020 91.89 four 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 43-1321294
Name in IRS Master File GIRLS INCORPORATED OF ST LOUIS
NTEE Code O22
NTEE Classification Girls Clubs
NTEE Type Youth Development
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (328) Combat juvenile delinquency
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 March, 1984
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
$100,157 6.24% Cheryl Jones President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Girls Inc. of St. Louis (MO) 89.99 three stars
Mass Mentoring Partnership (MA) 88.06 three stars
The Center for Teen Empowerment (MA) 90.43 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Chief Seattle Council (WA) 89.00 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of South Puget Sound (WA) 90.73 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Girls Inc. of St. Louis
3801 Nelson Drive
St. Louis, MO 63121
tel: (314) 385-8088
fax: (314) 385-6540
EIN: 43-1321294

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Board Leadership

Nina Caldwell
Board Chair

CEO

Cheryl Jones
President, CEO

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