Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys

Building girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.

three stars

87.18

400 Robert Street South St. Paul, MN 55107
tel: (800) 845-0787   Web Site
EIN: 41-0693910

Board Leadership
Gayle Hayhurst
Chair

CEO
Tish Bolger
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.18 three stars
  Financial 82.33 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys, supported by more than 9,000 adult volunteers, serves 28,000 girls in grades K-12 across 49 counties in southern Minnesota, western Wisconsin, and northern Iowa. River Valleys provides every girl with the all-girl leadership programming they need to explore the outdoors at Girl Scout Camp, investigate engineering careers at STEM events, build business skills with the Cookie Program, and more. River Valleys continues the 100-year Girl Scout legacy of building local girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.

Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys, supported by more than 9,000 adult volunteers, serves 28,000 girls in grades K-12 across 49 counties in southern Minnesota, western Wisconsin, and northern Iowa. River Valleys provides every girl with the all-girl leadership programming they need to explore the outdoors at Girl Scout Camp, investigate engineering careers at STEM events, build business skills with the Cookie Program, and more. River Valleys continues the 100-year Girl Scout legacy of building local girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.

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Financial

three stars

82.33

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
79.9%
  Administrative Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.51
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.61
  Program Expenses Growth 5.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,346,859
   Federated Campaigns $309,457
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $278,065
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $45,000
Total Contributions $2,979,381
   Program Service Revenue $1,300,835
Total Primary Revenue $4,280,216
   Other Revenue $11,097,192
TOTAL REVENUE $15,377,408
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $12,259,222
   Administrative Expenses $1,427,639
   Fundraising Expenses $1,450,564
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $15,137,425
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $239,983
   
Net Assets $42,936,270

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$182,638 1.20% Patricia Bolger Chief Executive Officer

Mission

Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys, supported by more than 9,000 adult volunteers, serves 28,000 girls in grades K-12 across 49 counties in southern Minnesota, western Wisconsin, and northern Iowa. River Valleys provides every girl with the all-girl leadership programming they need to explore the outdoors at Girl Scout Camp, investigate engineering careers at STEM events, build business skills with the Cookie Program, and more. River Valleys continues the 100-year Girl Scout legacy of building local girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.

Highly Rated

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Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys (MN) 87.18 three stars
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Boy Scouts of America, Heart of America Council (MO) 90.17 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Capitol Area Council (TX) 92.76 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys
400 Robert Street South
St. Paul, MN 55107
tel: (800) 845-0787
fax: (651) 227-7533
EIN: 41-0693910

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Board Leadership

Gayle Hayhurst
Chair

CEO

Tish Bolger
Chief Executive Officer