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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center

Providing a home for the birth, nurture and celebration of LGBT organizations

four stars

90.24

208 West Thirteenth Street New York, NY 10011
tel: (212) 620-7310   Web Site
EIN: 13-3217805

Board Leadership
Brain Offutt & Claire M. Shanley
Co-Chairs

CEO
Glennda Testone
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.24 four stars
  Financial 86.20 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center provides a home for the birth, nurture and celebration of our organizations, institutions and culture; cares for our individuals and groups in need; educates the public and our community; and empowers our individuals and groups to achieve their fullest potential. Established in 1983, the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center has grown to become the largest LGBT multi-service organization on the East Coast and second largest LGBT community center in the world. Every week, 6,000 people visit the Center, and more than 300 groups meet here. We provide groundbreaking social service, public policy, educational and cultural/recreational programs.

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center provides a home for the birth, nurture and celebration of our organizations, institutions and culture; cares for our individuals and groups in need; educates the public and our community; and empowers our individuals and groups to achieve their fullest potential. Established in 1983, the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center has grown to become the largest LGBT multi-service organization on the East Coast and second largest LGBT community center in the world. Every week, 6,000 people visit the Center, and more than 300 groups meet here. We provide groundbreaking social service, public policy, educational and cultural/recreational programs.

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Financial

three stars

86.20

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
71.7%
  Administrative Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.44
  Program Expenses Growth 13.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center (NY) 90.24 four stars
Center on Halsted (IL) 92.92 four stars
PFLAG (DC) 86.31 three stars
Los Angeles LGBT Center (CA) 94.28 four stars
GLSEN (NY) 85.76 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,949,961
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $230,019
   Fundraising Events $1,732,197
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,190,279
Total Contributions $8,102,456
   Program Service Revenue $915,291
Total Primary Revenue $9,017,747
   Other Revenue $338,533
TOTAL REVENUE $9,356,280
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,868,308
   Administrative Expenses $758,082
   Fundraising Expenses $1,735,620
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,362,010
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-5,730
   
Net Assets $19,989,549

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
LGBT Youth and LGBT Families $2,912,483 42.4%
LGBT People & Substance Use $2,658,048 38.7%
Arts & Culture $1,297,777 18.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 10/01/2017 90.24 four stars
2015-06 05/01/2017 88.60 three stars
2015-06 04/01/2017 88.26 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 87.57 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 82.73 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 85.23 three stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 85.54 three stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 77.69 two stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 83.26 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 85.63 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 04/01/2011 81.36 three stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 79.77 two stars
2007-06 07/01/2008 74.93 two stars
2006-06 11/01/2007 69.85 one star
2005-06 11/01/2006 65.29 one star
2004-06 07/01/2005 56.43 one star
2003-06 10/01/2004 67.88 one star
2002-06 10/01/2003 80.62 three stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 85.11 three stars
2000-06 04/15/2002 87.22 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 13-3217805
Name in IRS Master File LESBIAN AND GAY COMMUNITY SERVICES CENTER INC
NTEE Code P80
NTEE Classification Services to Promote the Independence of Specific Populations
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (179) Other health services
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 April, 1985
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$217,194 2.31% Glennda Testone Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center (NY) 90.24 four stars
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Pride Foundation (WA) 97.29 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center
208 West Thirteenth Street
New York, NY 10011
tel: (212) 620-7310
fax: (212) 924-2657
TTY: (800) 662-1220
EIN: 13-3217805

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Board Leadership

Brain Offutt & Claire M. Shanley
Co-Chairs

CEO

Glennda Testone
Executive Director

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