BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF NORTHWE

Address
130 E POPLAR ST SUITE C
FAYETTEVILLE, AR 72703
Contact
Website: http://www.bbbsnwa.org
Phone: +1 (479) 966-4366
Nonprofit
NTEE: O31 - Big Brothers, Big Sisters
EIN: 71-0744925

Mission

TO HELP CHILDREN REALIZE THEIR POTENTIAL THROUGH PROFESSIONALLY SUPPORTED ONE TO ONE MENTORING RELATIONSHIPS.
 201620152014
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1993
Subsection501(c)(3)
Organization typeCorporation
Metropolitan statistical area2580
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Number of employees1298
Number of volunteers200  
Personnel
Aguila, Alex
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personALEX AGUILAALEX AGUILAALEX AGUILA
Average hours per week working for org 5.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Ahuja, David
TitleTREASURERTREASURERTREASURER
Name of key/compensated personDAVID AHUJADAVID AHUJADAVID AHUJA
Average hours per week working for org 5.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionOfficerOfficerIndividual trustee or director, Officer
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Bittle, Bo
Title BOARD MEMBERDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person BO BITTLEBO BITTLE
Average hours per week working for org 5.001.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00
Position Individual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00
Buncum, Kelvin
TitleDEVELOPMENTDEVELOPMENTDEVELOPMENT
Name of key/compensated personKELVIN BUNCUMKELVIN BUNCUMKELVIN BUNCUM
Average hours per week working for org 5.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionOfficerOfficerIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Cole, Alan
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personALAN COLEALAN COLEALAN COLE
Average hours per week working for org 5.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Collins, Ryan
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personRYAN COLLINSRYAN COLLINSRYAN COLLINS
Average hours per week working for org 5.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Denton, Azu
TitleGOVERNANCE CGOVERNANCE CGOVERNANCE C
Name of key/compensated personAZU DENTONAZU DENTONAZU DENTON
Average hours per week working for org 5.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionOfficerOfficerIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Douglas, William
TitlePRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated personWILLIAM DOUGLASWILLIAM DOUGLASWILLIAM DOUGLAS
Average hours per week working for org 5.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionOfficerOfficerIndividual trustee or director, Officer
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Erstine, David
TitlePAST PRESIDEPAST PRESIDEPAST PRESIDE
Name of key/compensated personDAVID ERSTINEDAVID ERSTINEDAVID ERSTINE
Average hours per week working for org 5.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionOfficerOfficerIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Faught, Taylor
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personTAYLOR FAUGHTTAYLOR FAUGHTTAYLOR FAUGHT
Average hours per week working for org 5.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Garlinghouse, Cezanne
TitleEXEC MEM ATEXEC MEM ATEXEC MEMBER-
Name of key/compensated personCEZANNE GARLINGHOUSECEZANNE GARLINGHOUSECEZANNE GARLINGHOUSE
Average hours per week working for org 5.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionOfficerOfficerIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Goode, Roger
TitleMEMBER AT LAMEMBER AT LAMEMBER-AT-LA
Name of key/compensated personROGER GOODEROGER GOODEROGER GOODE
Average hours per week working for org 5.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionOfficerOfficerIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Green, Ryan
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personRYAN GREENRYAN GREENRYAN GREEN
Average hours per week working for org 5.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Heimer, Sarah
Title  EXECUTIVE DI
Name of key/compensated person  SARAH HEIMER
Average hours per week working for org  40.00
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00
Position  Individual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00
Kayode, Stephen
Title BOARD MEMBERDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person STEPHEN KAYODESTEPHEN KAYODE
Average hours per week working for org 5.001.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00
Position Individual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00
McKelvain, Sarah
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personSARAH MCKELVAINSARAH MCKELVAINSARAH MCKELVAIN
Average hours per week working for org 5.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Parrish, John
Title BOARD MEMBERDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person JOHN PARRISHJOHN PARRISH
Average hours per week working for org 5.001.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00
Position Individual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00
Patel, Kal
Title BOARD MEMBERDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person KAL PATELKAL PATEL
Average hours per week working for org 5.001.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00
Position Individual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00
Peretz, Allan
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personALLAN PERETZALLAN PERETZALLAN PERETZ
Average hours per week working for org 5.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Robinson, Kerry
TitleBOARD MEMBER  
Name of key/compensated personKERRY ROBINSON  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Sims, A
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated personA J SIMSA J SIMS 
Average hours per week working for org 5.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Smith, Jeff
TitleBOARD MEMBER DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personJEFF SMITH JEFF SMITH
Average hours per week working for org  1.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00 $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00 $0.00
PositionIndividual trustee or director Individual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00 $0.00
Purpose: mission, activities & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTO HELP CHILDREN REALIZE THEIR POTENTIAL THROUGH PROFESSIONALLY SUPPORTED ONE TO ONE MENTORING RELATIONSHIPS.TO HELP CHILDREN REALIZE THEIR POTENTIAL THROUGH PROFESSIONALLY SUPPORTED ONE TO ONE MENTORING RELATIONSHIPS.TO HELP CHILDREN REALIZE THEIR POTENTIAL THROUGH PROFESSIONALLY SUPPORTED, ONE-TO-ONE MENTORING RELATIONSHIPS.
Program expenses (total)$340,259.00$285,090.00$275,590.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
TO SERVE CHILDREN PRIMARILY FROM SINGLE PARENT FAMILIES WHO MEET THE CRITERIA OF ELIGIBILITY FOR THE PROGRAM. TYPICALLY, IN EXCESS OF 200 CHILDREN ARE SERVED ON AN ANNUAL BASIS.
Program expenses$340,259.00$285,090.00 
Program descriptionTO SERVE CHILDREN PRIMARILY FROM SINGLE PARENT FAMILIES WHO MEET THE CRITERIA OF ELIGIBILITY FOR THE PROGRAM. TYPICALLY, IN EXCESS OF 200 CHILDREN ARE SERVED ON AN ANNUAL BASIS.TO SERVE CHILDREN PRIMARILY FROM SINGLE PARENT FAMILIES WHO MEET THE CRITERIA OF ELIGIBILITY FOR THE PROGRAM. TYPICALLY, IN EXCESS OF 200 CHILDREN ARE SERVED ON AN ANNUAL BASIS. 
WE SERVE CHILDREN PRIMARILY FROM SINGLE-PARENT FAMILIES WHO HAVE ONE OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING RISK FACTORS: LIVE IN POVERTY OR LOW INCOME, HAVE A PARENT IN PRISON, DEMONSTRATE POOR SCHOOL PERFORMANCE, SHOW CHARACTERISTICS OF LOW SELF-ESTEEM, OR HAVE A LACK OF FRIENDS. IN 2012, WE SERVED 202 CHILDREN. CHILDREN IN BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS PROGRAM ARE 46% LESS LIKELY TO BEGIN USING ALCOHOL, 52% LESS LIKELY TO SKIP SCHOOL, AND ARE DEMONSTRABLY MORE CONFIDENT IN THEIR SCHOOL PERFORMANCE. BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF NORTHWEST ARKANSAS IS AFFILIATED WITH BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF AMERICA AND HAS MATCHED OVER 1,700 CHILDREN WITH MENTORS SINCE ITS PROGRAM BECAME ACTIVE IN 1995.
Program expenses  $275,590.00
Program description  WE SERVE CHILDREN PRIMARILY FROM SINGLE-PARENT FAMILIES WHO HAVE ONE OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING RISK FACTORS: LIVE IN POVERTY OR LOW INCOME, HAVE A PARENT IN PRISON, DEMONSTRATE POOR SCHOOL PERFORMANCE, SHOW CHARACTERISTICS OF LOW SELF-ESTEEM, OR HAVE A LACK OF FRIENDS. IN 2012, WE SERVED 202 CHILDREN. CHILDREN IN BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS PROGRAM ARE 46% LESS LIKELY TO BEGIN USING ALCOHOL, 52% LESS LIKELY TO SKIP SCHOOL, AND ARE DEMONSTRABLY MORE CONFIDENT IN THEIR SCHOOL PERFORMANCE. BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF NORTHWEST ARKANSAS IS AFFILIATED WITH BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF AMERICA AND HAS MATCHED OVER 1,700 CHILDREN WITH MENTORS SINCE ITS PROGRAM BECAME ACTIVE IN 1995.
Financial data
Expense categories (totals)
Sum (total functional expenses)$529,553.00$434,450.00$372,618.00
Program services (total functional expenses)$340,259.00$285,090.00$275,590.00
Management & general (total functional expenses)$58,558.00$49,208.00$58,312.00
Fundraising (total functional expenses)$130,736.00$100,152.00$38,716.00
Revenue
Total revenue$627,769.00$575,187.00$310,540.00
Program service revenue (total) $0.00$0.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$607,763.00$433,005.00$305,596.00
Revenue from noncash contributions $17,436.00 
Investment income$78.00$22.00$33.00
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current yr$19,928.00$142,160.00$4,911.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$607,763.00$433,005.00$305,596.00
Gross receipts$627,769.00$575,187.00$324,689.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from fundraising events$465,117.00 $136,947.00
Revenue from gov't grants$56,156.00$8,621.00 
Revenue from all other contributions$86,490.00$424,384.00$168,649.00
Other types of revenue
Miscellaneous revenue (total) $161.00$6,110.00
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$78.00$22.00$33.00
Net rental income $0.00$0.00
Net income from fundraising events$19,928.00$141,999.00-$1,199.00
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00
Accounting service fees (total)  $8,004.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$313,997.00$222,268.00$66,800.00
Total assets, beginning of year$222,268.00$66,800.00$127,404.00
Total liabilities$17,937.00$24,424.00$9,693.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$24,424.00$9,693.00$8,219.00
Pledges & accounts receivable, net$31,920.00$48,346.00$20,475.00
Temporarily restricted net assets  $20,475.00
Net assets$296,060.00$197,844.00$57,107.00
Net assets, beginning of year$197,844.00$57,107.00$119,185.00
Cash: non-interest bearing$256,350.00$147,271.00$39,237.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$147,271.00$39,237.00$92,459.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$98,216.00$140,737.00-$62,078.00
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$12,786.00$10,580.00$3,955.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$12,437.00$3,949.00$9,693.00
Deferred revenue$5,500.00$20,475.00 
Total net assets or fund balances$296,060.00$197,844.00$57,107.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$8,221.00$7,192.00$1,376.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members171920
Number of independent voting members171920
Financial sheets auditedTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2016-01-012015-01-012014-01-01
Tax year end date2016-12-312015-12-312014-12-31
Accounting methodAccrualAccrualAccrual
Metadata about the filing
E-return type990990990
Date e-filing submitted2017-10-182017-01-032015-09-30
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.12014v5.0
Filing identifier201712159349301131201622329349300342201532539349300953
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