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Girl Scouts of Central Maryland

Where girls grow strong

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three stars

88.56

4806 Seton Drive Baltimore, MD 21215
tel: (800) 492-2521   Web Site
EIN: 52-0780207

Board Leadership
Judy McGovern
Chair

CEO
Violet Apple
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.56 three stars
  Financial 85.94 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Girl Scouts of Central Maryland (GSCM) is an inclusive organization dedicated to the growth and empowerment of all girls so they become confident, courageous, strong and successful women. Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place. With a personal commitment to purposeful interaction between girls, volunteers, staff and board members, we are able to provide a girl-centered program, grounded by the Girl Scout mission and Promise and Law. GSCM serves nearly 30,000 girls ages 5-17 in Baltimore City, Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Harford and Howard counties.

The Girl Scouts of Central Maryland (GSCM) is an inclusive organization dedicated to the growth and empowerment of all girls so they become confident, courageous, strong and successful women. Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place. With a personal commitment to purposeful interaction between girls, volunteers, staff and board members, we are able to provide a girl-centered program, grounded by the Girl Scout mission and Promise and Law. GSCM serves nearly 30,000 girls ages 5-17 in Baltimore City, Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Harford and Howard counties.

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Financial

three stars

85.94

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 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)
85.7%
  Administrative Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.41
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.56
  Program Expenses Growth 3.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Girl Scouts of Central Maryland on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Girl Scouts of Central Maryland on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Girl Scouts of Central Maryland (MD) 88.56 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Grand Canyon Council (AZ) 87.96 three stars
Futures and Options (NY) 91.28 four stars
Boys & Girls Club of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County (VA) 86.10 three stars
Fresh Youth Initiatives (NY) 99.02 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $505,909
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $525
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $506,434
   Program Service Revenue $651,212
Total Primary Revenue $1,157,646
   Other Revenue $5,070,378
TOTAL REVENUE $6,228,024
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,203,634
   Administrative Expenses $598,310
   Fundraising Expenses $287,429
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,089,373
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $138,651
   
Net Assets $16,983,709

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
Scouting $5,203,634 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-09 07/01/2018 88.56 three stars
2016-09 10/01/2017 85.53 three stars
2015-09 08/01/2016 86.53 three stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 86.51 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 09/01/2015 80.95 three stars
2013-09 06/01/2014 86.58 three stars
2012-08 08/01/2013 87.33 three stars
2011-08 06/01/2012 78.73 two stars
2010-08 09/20/2011 77.40 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-08 07/01/2011 70.69 two stars
2009-08 06/01/2010 80.09 three stars
2008-08 08/01/2009 78.23 two stars
2007-08 05/01/2008 80.81 three stars
2006-08 04/01/2007 80.28 three stars
2005-08 05/01/2006 86.88 three stars
2004-08 07/01/2005 86.60 three stars
2003-08 08/01/2004 86.25 three stars
2002-08 08/20/2003 89.62 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 52-0780207
Name in IRS Master File GIRL SCOUTS OF CENTRAL MARYLAND INC
NTEE Code O42
NTEE Classification Girl Scouts of the U.S.A.
NTEE Type Youth Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(318) Other recreational activities
(324) YMCA, YWCA, YMCA, etc.
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 Intermediate - the organization is an intermediate organization (no group exemption) of a National, Regional or Geographic grouping of organizations (such as a state headquarters of a national organization).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date July, 1965
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$163,636 2.68% Violet M. Apple Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Girl Scouts of Central Maryland (MD) 88.56 three stars
KIDS HOPE USA (MI) 88.45 three stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Texas (TX) 90.38 four stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona (AZ) 86.11 three stars
Girls Inc. of Sarasota County (FL) 90.29 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Girl Scouts of Central Maryland
4806 Seton Drive
Baltimore, MD 21215
tel: (800) 492-2521
fax: (410) 358-9918
TTY: (410) 358-9919
EIN: 52-0780207

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Board Leadership

Judy McGovern
Chair

CEO

Violet Apple
Chief Executive Officer

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