Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana, Inc. (Louisville, KY)


  • Name:Ms. Brenda Bankston
  • Title:Director of Grants and Development

Organization Address

  • Organization Name:Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana, Inc.
  • Address:1519 Gardiner Lane
    Louisville, KY 40218
    United States

Organization Phone

  • Main phone:5025870494

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  • Mission:
  • Our mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

  • Overview:
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana is a non-profit 501(c)(3), youth service organization providing one-to-one mentoring services to at-risk youth since 1967. Our mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever. We serve youth ages 7 to 18 in Kentucky and Southern Indiana through community-based and school-based mentoring programs. Our national affiliate, Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, is the nation’s oldest and largest youth mentoring organization founded in 1904. We served 1,100 children in 2013 and provided more than 7,000 one-to-one friendships over the past 5 years.

  • Year established:1967
  • Endowment:Unknown

Board and Executive Names

  • Board Members / Trustees:
  • Mr. Tomas Aguilera
    Mr. Hoyt Almond
    Mr. Reginald Bruce
    Mr. G. Anthony Brutscher, Jr.
    Mr. Scott Dingle
    Mr. John Gant
    Mr. Mike Gleeson
    Mr. Earl "Chip" Hamm
    Mr. Thomas Johnson
    Mr. W. Richard Jones
    Ms. Jessica Klein, Treasurer
    Ms. Sara Martineson
    Mr. Charles Matthews
    Dr. Bernard Minnis
    Ms. Regina Nethery , Board Chair
    Mr. Ernie Patterson
    Ms. Diana Quesada
    Ms. Diane Seaman
    Ms. Nicole Walton

  • Executive Director / President:
  • Jeri Swinton, CEO

Staff Names

  • Key Staff:
  • Stacey Hamilton-Nance, Chief Program Officer
    Cathy Galante, Chief Development Officer
    Donald Palmore, Finance and Administration Director


  • Organization type:Grantseeker
  • Country of registration:United States
  • Tax Determination Letter:Received Determination Letter
  • IRS Section:501(c)(3)
  • IRS Subsection:509(a)(1)
  • Tax ID:61-6057856

IRS Business Master File Information

  • EIN:616057856
  • Sort (Secondary) Name:
  • Care Of Name:
  • Organization Address:1519 GARDINER LN STE B
  • Organization City:LOUISVILLE
  • Organization State:KY
  • Organization Zip:40218-4520
  • Group Exemption Number:0000
  • Subsection Code:03
  • Classification Code(s):1
  • Subsection/Classification Desc.:Charitable Organization
  • Affiliation Code:3
  • Ruling Date:September, 1968
  • Deductibility Code:1
  • Foundation Code:15
  • Foundation Code Desc.:Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public 170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
  • Activity Code(s):349, 160, 602
  • Activity Code Desc.(s):Other youth organization or activities, Aid to the handicapped (see also 031), Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
  • Organization Code:1 (Corporation)
  • Exempt Org. Status Code:01 (Unconditional Exemption)
  • Tax Period:June, 2017
  • Filing Requirement Category:01 (990 (all other) or 990EZ return)
  • Accounting Period:June
  • NTEE Code:
  • Asset Amount:$2,469,560
  • Asset Code:6 ($1,000,000 - $4,999,999)
  • Income Amount:$2,398,824
  • Income Code:6 ($1,000,000 - $4,999,999)
  • 990 Revenue Amount:$1,975,372
  • Last Updated:2/22/2018 2:32:38 pm

This information is directly from the IRS Exempt Organization Business Master File at Exempt Organizations Business Master File Extract. This information is not under the control of the Common Grant Application and is collected and compiled and can only be changed by the IRS.