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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Girls Inc.

Inspiring all girls to be strong, smart and bold

four stars

95.52

120 Wall Street New York, NY 10005
tel: (212) 509-2000   Web Site
EIN: 13-1915124

Board Leadership
Susie A. Buffett
Board Chair

CEO
Judy Vredenburgh
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.52 four stars
  Financial 93.67 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Girls Inc. inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold through life-changing programs and experiences that help girls navigate gender, economic, and social barriers. Girls Inc. provides more than 138,000 girls across the U.S. and Canada with life-changing experiences and real solutions to the unique issues girls face, particularly girls from low income communities. Girls Inc. gives girls the right tools and support to succeed, including trained professionals who mentor and guide them in a safe, girls-only environment, peers who share their drive and aspirations, and research-based programming. At Girls Inc., girls learn to set and achieve goals, boldly confront challenges, resist peer pressure, see college as attainable, and explore nontraditional fields. Major programs address math and science education, pregnancy, drug. and violence prevention, media literacy, adolescent health and sports participation.

Girls Inc. inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold through life-changing programs and experiences that help girls navigate gender, economic, and social barriers. Girls Inc. provides more than 138,000 girls across the U.S. and Canada with life-changing experiences and real solutions to the unique issues girls face, particularly girls from low income communities. Girls Inc. gives girls the right tools and support to succeed, including trained professionals who mentor and guide them in a safe, girls-only environment, peers who share their drive and aspirations, and research-based programming. At Girls Inc., girls learn to set and achieve goals, boldly confront challenges, resist peer pressure, see college as attainable, and explore nontraditional fields. Major programs address math and science education, pregnancy, drug. and violence prevention, media literacy, adolescent health and sports participation.

Financial

four stars

93.67

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
85.6%
  Administrative Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.81
  Program Expenses Growth 6.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Girls Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Girls Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Girls Inc. (NY) 95.52 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, South Florida Council (FL) 92.55 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Oklahoma County (OK) 91.79 four stars
Austin YMBL Sunshine Camps (TX) 95.98 four stars
Boys & Girls Club of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County (VA) 86.10 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $21,408,707
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,560,814
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $507,744
Total Contributions $23,477,265
   Program Service Revenue $677,576
Total Primary Revenue $24,154,841
   Other Revenue $768,476
TOTAL REVENUE $24,923,317
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,734,408
   Administrative Expenses $362,904
   Fundraising Expenses $941,727
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,039,039
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $14,884,278
   
Net Assets $38,234,562

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
Program, Research, & Training $5,298,579 60.7%
Affiliate Services & Growth $2,378,993 27.2%
Public Education & Advocacy $1,056,836 12.1%

Ratings History
Girls Inc. has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-03 05/01/2018 95.52 four stars
2016-03 06/01/2017 93.36 four stars
2015-03 07/01/2016 93.01 four stars
2014-03 06/01/2016 96.46 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-03 09/01/2015 90.20 four stars
2014-03 08/01/2015 89.80 three stars
2013-03 02/01/2014 90.24 four stars
2012-03 02/01/2013 87.52 three stars
2011-03 04/01/2012 89.29 three stars
2010-03 09/20/2011 77.71 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-03 07/01/2011 70.11 two stars
2009-03 08/01/2010 75.23 two stars
2008-03 06/01/2009 87.44 three stars
2006-09 09/01/2007 84.57 three stars
2005-09 11/01/2006 78.22 two stars
2004-09 10/01/2005 77.92 two stars
2003-09 10/01/2004 65.33 one star
2002-09 01/01/2004 77.07 two stars
2001-09 02/05/2003 92.30 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 13-1915124
Name in IRS Master File GIRLS INCORPORATED
NTEE Code O22
NTEE Classification Girls Clubs
NTEE Type Youth Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related 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 Central - the organization is a central type organization (no group exemption) of a National, Regional or Geographic grouping of organizations.
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date July, 1948
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
  • March, 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
$350,496 3.49% Judith Vredenburgh President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Girls Inc. (NY) 95.52 four stars
Boston After School & Beyond (MA) 89.86 three stars
American Youth Foundation (MO) 93.31 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Central North Carolina Council (NC) 86.19 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston (TX) 92.07 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Girls Inc.
120 Wall Street
New York, NY 10005
tel: (212) 509-2000
EIN: 13-1915124

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Board Leadership

Susie A. Buffett
Board Chair

CEO

Judy Vredenburgh
President and CEO

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