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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta

Where girls grow strong

four stars

93.57

5601 North Allen Road Mableton, GA 30126
tel: (800) 771-1139   Web Site
EIN: 58-0566190

Board Leadership
Anne Bowen-Long
Board Chair

CEO
Amy S. Dosik
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.57 four stars
  Financial 90.92 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Organized in 1921, the Girl Scout Council of Greater Atlanta builds girls of courage, confidence and character, who make the world a better place. The Council serves approximately 41,000 girls and over 17,700 adult members in 34 counties in the Greater Metropolitan Atlanta area, northwest Georgia and Polk County, TN. The Girl Scout Leadership Model provides the design for what girls do in Girl Scouting. It illustrates how adult support strengthens girls' experiences and drives and displays all the elements that must be in place to create a positive impact on girls' lives.

Organized in 1921, the Girl Scout Council of Greater Atlanta builds girls of courage, confidence and character, who make the world a better place. The Council serves approximately 41,000 girls and over 17,700 adult members in 34 counties in the Greater Metropolitan Atlanta area, northwest Georgia and Polk County, TN. The Girl Scout Leadership Model provides the design for what girls do in Girl Scouting. It illustrates how adult support strengthens girls' experiences and drives and displays all the elements that must be in place to create a positive impact on girls' lives.

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Financial

four stars

90.92

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

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)
85.0%
  Administrative Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.47
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.46
  Program Expenses Growth 7.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta (GA) 93.57 four stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee (TN) 86.30 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast (FL) 89.30 three stars
MidwayUSA Foundation Inc. (MO) 97.87 four stars
Friends of the Children - Seattle (WA) 90.58 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,436,726
   Federated Campaigns $594,748
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,031,474
   Program Service Revenue $2,159,533
Total Primary Revenue $4,191,007
   Other Revenue $12,492,091
TOTAL REVENUE $16,683,098
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $16,265,058
   Administrative Expenses $1,169,444
   Fundraising Expenses $1,219,058
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $18,653,560
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,970,462
   
Net Assets $24,779,042

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
The Girl Scout Leadership Experience $7,694,724 47.3%
The Girl Scout Outdoor Program $6,615,817 40.7%
Volunteer Development and Support $1,954,517 12.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 09/03/2019 93.57 four stars
2017-09 09/01/2018 89.44 three stars
2017-09 08/01/2018 89.07 three stars
2016-09 11/01/2017 88.16 three stars
2015-09 08/01/2016 88.35 three stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 91.02 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 09/01/2015 91.86 four stars
2013-09 10/01/2014 86.36 three stars
2012-09 09/01/2013 83.34 three stars
2011-09 06/01/2012 80.44 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 85.43 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 09/01/2010 85.78 three stars
2008-06 12/01/2009 77.89 two stars
2007-06 03/01/2009 77.76 two stars
2006-06 03/01/2007 71.11 two stars
2005-06 04/01/2006 74.33 two stars
2004-06 03/01/2005 78.64 two 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 58-0566190
Name in IRS Master File GIRL SCOUTS OF GREATER ATLANTA 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
(349) Other youth organization or activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 July, 1961
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, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$268,900 1.44% Amy Dosik Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta (GA) 93.57 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Valley (AZ) 86.31 three stars
Girl Scouts of Middle Tennessee (TN) 89.48 three stars
Aloha Council Boy Scouts of America (HI) 86.45 three stars
Austin Sunshine Camps (TX) 85.96 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta
5601 North Allen Road
Mableton, GA 30126
tel: (800) 771-1139
fax: (770) 702-9560
EIN: 58-0566190

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Board Leadership

Anne Bowen-Long
Board Chair

CEO

Amy S. Dosik
Chief Executive Officer

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