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.

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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.
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

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$350,496 3.49% Judith Vredenburgh President & CEO

Mission

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.

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Girls Inc. (NY) 95.52 four stars
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National 4-H Council (MD) 88.42 three stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of America (FL) 88.24 three 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