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    Jacobs Heart Childrens Cancer Support Services

    Jacobs Heart Childrens Cancer Support Services


    ...Is this your nonprofit?

    ...501(c)(3) organization

    ...Donations are tax-deductible

    ...680 W BEACH ST
    Watsonville CA 95076-5140

    Watsonville CA | IRS ruling year: 1998 | EIN: 68-0413822  


    Jacobs Heart exists to improve the quality of life for children with cancer and support their families in the challenges they face.


    Rating Information


    This charity's score is 90%, earning it a Four-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: 40% Accountability & Finance, 60% Impact & Results. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

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     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 As a result, the Accountability & Finance score for Jacobs Heart Childrens Cancer Support Services is outdated and the overall rating may not be representative of its current operations.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
    Impact & Results
    Impact & ResultsAccountability & FinanceCulture & CommunityLeadership & Adaptability


    Impact & Results


    Jacobs Heart Childrens Cancer Support Services has earned a 100% for the Impact & Results beacon. See the metrics below for more information.

    This beacon estimates the actual impact a charity has on the lives of those it serves, and determines whether it is making good use of donor resources to achieve that impact.

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    Unscored Information

    Largest Programs

    Jacobs Heart Childrens Cancer Support Services reported its three largest programs on its FY 2019 Form 990 as:


    Spent in most recent FY


    Percent of program expenses

    Practical and Financial Support: In 2019 Jacob's Heart provided the following services to 327 children with cancer or other life-threatening illnesses and 1,500 of their family members: $192,705 in di ... (More)


    Spent in most recent FY


    Percent of program expenses

    Emotional Support and Counseling: Family Support Specialists and the staff psychologist facilitate bilingual, one-on-one emotional support and/or clinical counseling with the child, their parents, and ... (More)


    Spent in most recent FY


    Percent of program expenses

    Community Education: Jacobs Hearts Whos Caring for the Children program trains and supports those who love and care for children with serious illnesses through professional education and training in t ... (More)

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