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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Milwaukee

DEFENDERS OF POTENTIAL

three stars

83.12

788 North Jefferson Street Suite 600
Milwaukee, WI 53202
tel: (414) 258-4778   Web Site
EIN: 39-1239687

Board Leadership
Tom Metcalfe
Chair

CEO
Amy M. Chionchio
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.12 three stars
  Financial 76.13 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.

The mission of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Milwaukee is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one mentoring relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

The mission of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Milwaukee is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one mentoring relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of youth mentored
1,401
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

76.13

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)
69.6%
  Administrative Expenses 12.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 18.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.86
  Program Expenses Growth 2.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Milwaukee on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Milwaukee on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Milwaukee (WI) 83.12 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Iowa (IA) 88.95 three stars
Camp Fire Green Country (OK) 86.31 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Circle Ten Council (TX) 85.56 three stars
Fresh Youth Initiatives (NY) 98.92 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,252,244
   Federated Campaigns $196,050
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $542,800
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $258,943
Total Contributions $2,250,037
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,250,037
   Other Revenue $48
TOTAL REVENUE $2,250,085
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,448,910
   Administrative Expenses $246,648
   Fundraising Expenses $373,501
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,069,059
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $181,026
   
Net Assets $1,769,010

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
Community-Based Mentoring $873,925 60.3%
School-Based Mentoring $356,383 24.6%
Mentor 2.0 $218,602 15.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 02/01/2020 83.12 three stars
2017-06 03/01/2019 84.35 three stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 84.09 three stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 85.27 three stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 82.99 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 81.74 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 83.57 three stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 83.42 three stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 71.70 two stars
2010-12 03/06/2013 68.12 one star
2010-12 11/01/2011 64.03 one star
2009-12 09/20/2011 71.39 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 56.89 one star
2008-12 04/01/2010 74.44 two stars
2007-12 12/17/2008 80.11 three stars
2006-12 09/01/2007 79.72 two stars
2005-12 09/01/2006 84.77 three stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 82.15 three stars
2003-12 03/01/2005 79.15 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 39-1239687
Name in IRS Master File BIG BROTHERS AND BIG SISTERS OF METROPOLITAN MILWAUKEE INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (328) Combat juvenile delinquency
(349) Other youth organization or activities
(408) Community service organization
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 December, 1976
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$187,051 9.04% Amy Chionchio President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Milwaukee (WI) 83.12 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada (NV) 94.15 four stars
Emerald Youth Foundation (TN) 88.92 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Newport County (RI) 88.62 three stars
The 52nd Street Project (NY) 91.21 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Milwaukee
788 North Jefferson Street
Suite 600
Milwaukee, WI 53202
tel: (414) 258-4778
fax: (414) 607-0135
EIN: 39-1239687

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Board Leadership

Tom Metcalfe
Chair

CEO

Amy M. Chionchio
President & CEO

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