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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri

Little moments. Big magic.

three stars

87.59

501 North Grand Boulevard Suite 100
St. Louis, MO 63103
tel: (314) 361-5900   Web Site
EIN: 43-0669085

Board Leadership
Chris Lewis
Board Chair

CEO
Becky James-Hatter
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.59 three stars
  Financial 84.38 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Big Brothers Big Sisters is the oldest, largest and most effective youth mentoring organization in the United States. We have been the leader in one-to-one youth service for more than a century, developing positive relationships that have a direct and lasting impact on the lives of young people. Founded in 194, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri aims to provide a mentor for every child who wants and needs one. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri matches children ages 5-17 with mentors in professionally supported one-to-one relationships. We currently provide services to children and families in St. Louis City, St. Louis County, St. Charles County, Jefferson County, Cape Girardeau County and Scott County.

Big Brothers Big Sisters is the oldest, largest and most effective youth mentoring organization in the United States. We have been the leader in one-to-one youth service for more than a century, developing positive relationships that have a direct and lasting impact on the lives of young people. Founded in 194, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri aims to provide a mentor for every child who wants and needs one. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri matches children ages 5-17 with mentors in professionally supported one-to-one relationships. We currently provide services to children and families in St. Louis City, St. Louis County, St. Charles County, Jefferson County, Cape Girardeau County and Scott County.

Financial

three stars

84.38

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
74.9%
  Administrative Expenses 12.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.06
  Program Expenses Growth 6.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri (MO) 87.59 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Alabama (AL) 95.38 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Heart of Virginia Council (VA) 86.89 three stars
Hope Center for Kids (NE) 86.42 three stars
Boy Scouts of America East Carolina Council (NC) 85.98 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,667,782
   Federated Campaigns $500,935
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,791,540
Total Contributions $4,960,257
   Program Service Revenue $20,399
Total Primary Revenue $4,980,656
   Other Revenue $68,836
TOTAL REVENUE $5,049,492
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,400,089
   Administrative Expenses $808,923
   Fundraising Expenses $544,992
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,754,004
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-704,512
   
Net Assets $16,516,902

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 $4,400,089 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 12/01/2020 87.59 three stars
2018-12 02/01/2020 84.87 three stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 89.66 three stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 90.46 four stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 91.93 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.48 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 92.96 four stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 91.42 four stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 96.90 four stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 93.02 four stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 92.71 four stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 95.14 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 94.18 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 95.69 four stars
2008-12 06/01/2010 87.92 three stars
2007-12 03/01/2009 92.37 four stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 88.00 three stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 93.49 four stars
2004-12 02/01/2006 94.18 four stars
2003-12 09/01/2005 89.26 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 43-0669085
Name in IRS Master File BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF EASTERN MISSOURI
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
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 June, 1942
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$212,000 3.68% Claire Rebecca James-Hatter President & CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri (MO) 87.59 three stars
Kansas 4-H Foundation (KS) 85.85 three stars
Jewish Children's Regional Service (LA) 91.74 four stars
Boy Scouts of America Sam Houston Area Council (TX) 89.39 three stars
Operation Shoestring (MS) 95.85 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri
501 North Grand Boulevard
Suite 100
St. Louis, MO 63103
tel: (314) 361-5900
fax: (314) 361-4484
EIN: 43-0669085

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Board Leadership

Chris Lewis
Board Chair

CEO

Becky James-Hatter
President, CEO

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