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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City

The power to change lives

three stars

87.81

40 Rector Street 11th Floor
New York, NY 10006
tel: (212) 686-2042   Web Site
EIN: 13-5600383

Board Leadership
Laura Parsons
Chairman

CEO
Hector Batista
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.81 three stars
  Financial 85.96 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 90.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

As the nation's oldest and NYC's largest mentoring agency, BBBS of NYC is acclaimed for our high standards and effective delivery of life changing programs. Since 1904, we have provided safe and impactful mentoring experiences to the youth who need them most. We continually evaluate and improve our services to best support our mission to provide children facing adversity in New York City with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one mentoring relationships with adults that change their lives for the better, forever. We partner with families, volunteers, organizations, and the community to inspire positive change in all. It is through this multi-level engagement that our programs have powerful community impact.

As the nation's oldest and NYC's largest mentoring agency, BBBS of NYC is acclaimed for our high standards and effective delivery of life changing programs. Since 1904, we have provided safe and impactful mentoring experiences to the youth who need them most. We continually evaluate and improve our services to best support our mission to provide children facing adversity in New York City with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one mentoring relationships with adults that change their lives for the better, forever. We partner with families, volunteers, organizations, and the community to inspire positive change in all. It is through this multi-level engagement that our programs have powerful community impact.

Financial

three stars

85.96

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

90.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 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)
77.5%
  Administrative Expenses 8.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.63
  Program Expenses Growth 6.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 35.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City (NY) 87.81 three stars
The West End House Boys & Girls Clubs of Allston-Brighton (MA) 96.63 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Snohomish County (WA) 94.67 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Mississippi (MS) 86.50 three stars
Emily K Center (NC) 91.08 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,999,070
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $5,851,508
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,590,633
Total Contributions $10,441,211
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $10,441,211
   Other Revenue $233,089
TOTAL REVENUE $10,674,300
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,445,214
   Administrative Expenses $1,030,382
   Fundraising Expenses $1,503,871
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,979,467
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-305,167
   
Net Assets $17,882,753

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
One-to-One Mentoring Program $8,445,214 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 08/01/2018 87.81 three stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 88.81 three stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 89.38 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 85.34 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 81.04 three stars
2013-06 12/22/2014 90.23 four stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 91.41 four stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 87.08 three stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 80.66 three stars
2010-06 06/01/2012 81.41 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 77.28 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 10/01/2010 78.25 two stars
2008-06 11/01/2009 83.19 three stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 93.01 four stars
2006-06 08/01/2007 92.94 four stars
2005-06 10/01/2006 98.23 four stars
2004-06 04/01/2005 88.68 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 13-5600383
Name in IRS Master File BIG BROTHERS AND BIG SISTERS OF NEW YORK CITY 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
(318) Other recreational activities
(40) Scholarships (other)
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 July, 1934
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$494,629 4.50% Hector Batista Executive Director

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Charity Contact Info

Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City
40 Rector Street
11th Floor
New York, NY 10006
tel: (212) 686-2042
fax: (212) 779-1221
EIN: 13-5600383

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Board Leadership

Laura Parsons
Chairman

CEO

Hector Batista
Chief Executive Officer

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