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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Boys Hope Girls Hope International

A partner in education. A bridge to opportunity. A champion for life.

three stars

88.46

12120 Bridgeton Square Drive Bridgeton, MO 63044
tel: (877) 878-4673   Web Site
EIN: 51-0182614

Board Leadership
Joseph G. Koenig
Chair

CEO
Kristin Ostby de Barillas
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.46 three stars
  Financial 84.18 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/20/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

For 40 years, Boys Hope Girls Hope has been helping scholars rise up from disadvantaged backgrounds and strive for more. In 18 cities across the US and Latin America, Boys Hope Girls Hope programs serve youth who want to go to college and create successful futures for themselves. Our 1125 scholars have joined our program to receive support on their journey to college and beyond. They seek the academic resources, extracurricular opportunities, and mentor relationships we provide.

For 40 years, Boys Hope Girls Hope has been helping scholars rise up from disadvantaged backgrounds and strive for more. In 18 cities across the US and Latin America, Boys Hope Girls Hope programs serve youth who want to go to college and create successful futures for themselves. Our 1125 scholars have joined our program to receive support on their journey to college and beyond. They seek the academic resources, extracurricular opportunities, and mentor relationships we provide.

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Financial

three stars

84.18

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/20/2019 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)
80.3%
  Administrative Expenses 17.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.73
  Program Expenses Growth -0.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boys Hope Girls Hope International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boys Hope Girls Hope International on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Electronic surveys (by email, tablet, etc), Paper surveys
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To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To make fundamental changes to our programs and/or operations, To inform the development of new programs/projects, To identify where we are less inclusive or equitable across demographic groups, To strengthen relationships with the people we serve
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Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boys Hope Girls Hope International (MO) 88.46 three stars
Tamassee DAR School (SC) 91.35 four stars
Emerald Coast Children's Advocacy Center (FL) 90.74 four stars
Christ's Haven for Children (TX) 88.18 three stars
Kids In Crisis, Inc. (CT) 87.69 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,927,688
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $178,952
Total Contributions $3,106,640
   Program Service Revenue $446,901
Total Primary Revenue $3,553,541
   Other Revenue $429,264
TOTAL REVENUE $3,982,805
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,976,106
   Administrative Expenses $1,001,872
   Fundraising Expenses $161,934
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,139,912
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-157,107
   
Net Assets $11,690,061

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
2018-06 12/20/2019 88.46 three stars
2018-06 10/23/2019 86.37 three stars
2017-06 02/01/2019 95.33 four stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 94.07 four stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 92.22 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 95.79 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 92.02 four stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 94.88 four stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 81.89 three stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 81.22 three stars
2011-06 07/11/2012 84.51 three stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 83.06 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 80.59 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 73.11 two stars
2009-06 08/01/2010 72.82 two stars
2008-06 11/01/2009 92.18 four stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 87.07 three stars
2006-06 06/01/2007 89.89 three stars
2005-06 05/01/2006 96.87 four stars
2004-06 04/01/2005 93.06 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 51-0182614
Name in IRS Master File BOYS HOPE GIRLS HOPE
NTEE Code P30
NTEE Classification Children's, Youth Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (149) Other instruction and training
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 Central - the organization is a parent (group ruling) and is not a church or 501(c)(1) organization.
Group Name BOYS HOPE GIRLS HOPE
Ruling Date March, 1976
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
$120,688 2.91% Kristin Ostby President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boys Hope Girls Hope International (MO) 88.46 three stars
Brookwood Florida (FL) 91.18 four stars
Crossroads Safehouse (CO) 88.08 three stars
St. Anne's (CA) 92.49 four stars
Youth Emergency Services (NE) 87.32 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Boys Hope Girls Hope International
12120 Bridgeton Square Drive
Bridgeton, MO 63044
tel: (877) 878-4673
fax: (314) 298-1251
EIN: 51-0182614

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Board Leadership

Joseph G. Koenig
Chair

CEO

Kristin Ostby de Barillas
President & CEO

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