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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

89.38

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

Board Leadership
Laura Parsons
Chair of the Board

CEO
Hector Batista
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.38 three stars
  Financial 87.29 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

87.29

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
76.6%
  Administrative Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.11
  Program Expenses Growth 5.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 32.9%
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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City (NY) 89.38 three stars
Adolescent Counseling Services (CA) 94.07 four stars
Boys & Girls Club of Henderson County (NC) 89.37 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee (WI) 94.12 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Wake County (NC) 92.24 four stars

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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.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,856,625
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $5,692,455
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,908,100
Total Contributions $10,457,180
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $10,457,180
   Other Revenue $260,076
TOTAL REVENUE $10,717,256
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,289,752
   Administrative Expenses $852,028
   Fundraising Expenses $1,663,231
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,805,011
   
Payments to Affiliates $48,277
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-87,755
   
Net Assets $20,649,913

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 $8,289,752 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$297,738 2.75% Hector Batista Executive Director

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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City (NY) 89.38 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston (MA) 96.39 four stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Milwaukee (WI) 85.27 three stars
Heart of Los Angeles Youth (CA) 91.88 four stars
WINGS for kids (SC) 91.33 four stars

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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
Chair of the Board

CEO

Hector Batista
Executive Director

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