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Little Bit Foundation

Helping remove the barriers to learning while building up students' confidence, dignity and all the other qualities that lead to success.

85.86

516 Hanley Industrial Court St. Louis, MO 63144
tel: (314) 669-0040   Web Site
EIN: 20-0126713

Board Leadership
Michael Amann
President

CEO
Rosemary Hanley
CEO, Co-Founder

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.86
  Financial 93.77
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 2001, The Little Bit Foundation is committed to breaking down barriers to learning for students living in poverty through partnerships and programs that serve the needs of the whole child. Our aim is to empower students to achieve their academic goals and dreams for the future, while leaving an imprint of love and hope on young lives for whom a little bit means a lot. The Little Bit Foundation is a trusted partner on which schools can rely to deliver the products and services we have promised. We are tireless in our pursuit to provide meaningful, enduring service to our community.

Established in 2001, The Little Bit Foundation is committed to breaking down barriers to learning for students living in poverty through partnerships and programs that serve the needs of the whole child. Our aim is to empower students to achieve their academic goals and dreams for the future, while leaving an imprint of love and hope on young lives for whom a little bit means a lot. The Little Bit Foundation is a trusted partner on which schools can rely to deliver the products and services we have promised. We are tireless in our pursuit to provide meaningful, enduring service to our community.

Financial

93.77

Accountability & Transparency

81.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
80.7%
  Administrative Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.89
  Program Expenses Growth 25.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 17.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Little Bit Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Little Bit Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Little Bit Foundation (MO) 85.86
Bright Prospect (CA) 91.45
Horizons National (CT) 93.68
826 Valencia (CA) 95.72
BELL (Building Educated Leaders for Life) (MA) 85.74

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,415,805
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $941,831
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,357,636
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,357,636
   Other Revenue $-62,723
TOTAL REVENUE $5,294,913
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,416,411
   Administrative Expenses $278,512
   Fundraising Expenses $570,030
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,264,953
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,029,960
   
Net Assets $6,510,803

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
2020-06 06/01/2021 85.86

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 20-0126713
Name in IRS Master File LITTLE BIT FOUNDATION
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
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 July, 2006
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$150,777 3.53% Rosemary Hanley CEO, Co-Founder

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Little Bit Foundation (MO) 85.86
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Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History (NY) 97.17
Venture Philanthropy Partners (DC) 88.22

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Charity Contact Info

Little Bit Foundation
516 Hanley Industrial Court
St. Louis, MO 63144
tel: (314) 669-0040
EIN: 20-0126713

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Board Leadership

Michael Amann
President

CEO

Rosemary Hanley
CEO, Co-Founder

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