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...501(c)(3) organization

...Donations are tax-deductible

...http://www.jstart.org

...308 Congress Street
6th Floor
Boston MA 02210 

617-542-5867


Boston MA | IRS ruling year: 1995 | EIN: 04-3262046  

 

Jumpstart is a national early education organization working toward the day every child in America enters school prepared to succeed. Jumpstart delivers a research-based and cost-effective program by training college students and community volunteers to serve preschool-age children in low-income neighborhoods. Through a proven curriculum, these children develop the language and literacy skills they need to be ready for school, setting them on a path for lifelong success.

Jumpstart is a proud member of the AmeriCorps national service network.

 


Rating Information

Good


This charity's score is 88%, earning it a Three-Star rating. If this organization aligns with your passions and values, you can give with confidence.


This overall score is calculated from multiple beacon scores: 90% Accountability & Finance, 10% Leadership & Adaptability. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

 Important note on the timeliness of ratings

The IRS is significantly delayed in processing nonprofits' annual tax filings (Forms 990). As a result, the Accountability & Finance score for Jumpstart is outdated and the overall rating may not be representative of its current operations. Please check with the charity directly for any questions you may have.

Rating Report

  • Impact & Results
  • Accountability & Finance
  • Culture & Community
  • Leadership & Adaptability
Accountability & Finance
Impact & ResultsAccountability & FinanceCulture & CommunityLeadership & Adaptability

 

Accountability & Finance

 

Jumpstart has earned a 86% for the Accountability & Finance beacon. See the metrics below for more information.

This beacon provides an assessment of a charity's financial health (financial efficiency, sustainability, and trustworthiness) and its commitment to governance practices and policies.

This score represents Form 990 data from 2019, the latest year published by the IRS. 

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Accountability and Transparency
...Full Credit
  
...Partial Credit
  
...No Credit
  
...Not Applicable
Governance
Policies
Transparency

Financial Metrics
...Full Credit
  
...Partial Credit
  
...No Credit
  
...Not Applicable
...Liabilities to Assets Ratio - 23.00% - 5/10 pts
...Working Capital Ratio - 0.51 years - 7.5/10 pts
...Fundraising Efficiency - $0.11 - 7.5/10 pts
...Administrative Expense Ratio - 10.19% - 10/10 pts
...Fundraising Expense Ratio - 12.20% - 7.5/10 pts
...Program Expense Ratio - 77.50% - 7.85/10 pts
...Program Expense Growth - 6.79% - 6.79/10 pts

Unscored Information


Metrics
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Salary of Key Persons Data Available
IRS Published Data (Business Master File) Data Available
Data Sources (IRS Forms 990) Data available
Pandemic Response Data available

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