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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona

Defenders of Potential

three stars

82.85

4745 N 7 Street Suite 210
Phoenix, AZ 85014
tel: (602) 264-9254   Web Site
EIN: 86-0205254

Board Leadership
Jim Mapstead
Board Chair

CEO
Laura Capello
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.85 three stars
  Financial 75.75 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since 1955 Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona has been providing children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationship that change their lives for the better.

Since 1955 Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona has been providing children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationship that change their lives for the better.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of clients served
1,555
Number of volunteers
1,555
This impact information is current as of March 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

two stars

75.75

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
79.1%
  Administrative Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.32
  Program Expenses Growth 1.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona (AZ) 82.85 three stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay (MA) 91.28 four stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Miami, Inc. (FL) 90.63 four stars
Operation Shoestring (MS) 94.49 four stars
The West End House Boys & Girls Clubs of Allston-Brighton (MA) 95.79 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,150,639
   Federated Campaigns $240,000
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $382,270
   Related Organizations $466,879
   Government Grants $77,994
Total Contributions $2,317,782
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,317,782
   Other Revenue $29,367
TOTAL REVENUE $2,347,149
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,872,293
   Administrative Expenses $165,880
   Fundraising Expenses $363,296
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,401,469
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-54,320
   
Net Assets $747,955

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
Mentoring $1,872,293 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 02/01/2020 82.85 three stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 86.11 three stars
2016-06 09/01/2017 84.81 three stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 81.74 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 77.86 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 04/01/2016 76.87 two stars
2014-06 10/01/2015 75.36 two stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 83.94 three stars
2012-06 06/01/2014 79.66 two stars
2012-06 12/01/2013 78.41 two stars
2011-06 11/06/2012 72.41 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 71.95 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 08/01/2010 62.18 one star
2008-06 10/01/2009 70.27 two stars
2007-06 04/01/2008 74.27 two stars
2006-06 02/01/2007 90.75 four stars
2004-12 10/01/2005 84.98 three stars
2003-12 11/01/2004 92.43 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 86-0205254
Name in IRS Master File BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF CENTRAL ARIZONA
NTEE Code O31
NTEE Classification Big Brothers, Big Sisters
NTEE Type Youth Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (328) Combat juvenile delinquency
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 Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date November, 1966
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$133,369 5.55% Laura Capello President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona (AZ) 82.85 three stars
Girl Scouts, Arizona Cactus-Pine Council (AZ) 90.81 four stars
MidwayUSA Foundation Inc. (MO) 97.87 four stars
KIDS HOPE USA (MI) 85.26 three stars
Girls Inc. of New Hampshire (NH) 87.45 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona
4745 N 7 Street
Suite 210
Phoenix, AZ 85014
tel: (602) 264-9254
fax: (602) 264-9283
TTY: (800) 367-8939
EIN: 86-0205254

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Board Leadership

Jim Mapstead
Board Chair

CEO

Laura Capello
President, CEO

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