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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Emergency Family Assistance Association

Empowering families for a stronger community. Est. 1918

96.46

1575 Yarmouth Avenue Boulder, CO 80304
tel: (303) 442-3042   Web Site
EIN: 84-0454115

Board Leadership
Joshua Sroge
President

CEO
Julie Van Domelen
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.46
  Financial 95.00
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 11/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Emergency Family Assistance Association (EFAA) helps those in our community whose immediate needs for food, shelter and other basic necessities cannot adequately be met by other means, and supports their efforts toward financial stability or self-sufficiency. Working in cooperation with other human service organizations, schools, congregations and local police departments, EFAA serves as the hub of a coordinated network of helpers. EFAA provides food, financial assistance programs, emergency and transitional housing programs. EFAA also reaches out directly to the community for help and support in their efforts through a variety of very successful volunteer and fund-raising programs.

Emergency Family Assistance Association (EFAA) helps those in our community whose immediate needs for food, shelter and other basic necessities cannot adequately be met by other means, and supports their efforts toward financial stability or self-sufficiency. Working in cooperation with other human service organizations, schools, congregations and local police departments, EFAA serves as the hub of a coordinated network of helpers. EFAA provides food, financial assistance programs, emergency and transitional housing programs. EFAA also reaches out directly to the community for help and support in their efforts through a variety of very successful volunteer and fund-raising programs.

Financial

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
85.1%
  Administrative Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.97
  Program Expenses Growth 14.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Emergency Family Assistance Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Emergency Family Assistance Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Emergency Family Assistance Association (CO) 96.46
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Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County (MI) 91.36

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,144,818
   Federated Campaigns $100
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $340,970
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,093,751
Total Contributions $7,579,639
   Program Service Revenue $186,451
Total Primary Revenue $7,766,090
   Other Revenue $63,328
TOTAL REVENUE $7,829,418
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,443,305
   Administrative Expenses $269,033
   Fundraising Expenses $652,015
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,364,353
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,465,065
   
Net Assets $10,965,070

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
Basic Needs Program $3,878,917 71.3%
Short Term Shelter & Transitional Housing Program $1,192,221 21.9%
Children's Program $372,167 6.8%

Ratings History
Emergency Family Assistance Association has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-06 11/01/2021 96.46
2019-06 11/01/2020 96.42
2018-06 07/01/2019 92.44
2017-06 08/01/2018 88.34
2016-06 07/01/2017 87.25
2015-06 11/01/2016 88.61
2015-06 07/01/2016 88.26
2014-06 06/01/2016 95.84
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 06/01/2015 91.10
2013-06 06/01/2014 97.00
2012-06 09/01/2013 96.99
2011-06 03/01/2013 96.98
2011-06 07/01/2012 94.24
2010-06 09/20/2011 92.14
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 06/01/2011 98.45
2009-06 09/01/2010 94.84
2008-06 09/01/2009 82.23
2007-06 06/01/2008 82.13
2006-06 05/01/2007 84.05

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 84-0454115
Name in IRS Master File EMERGENCY FAMILY ASSISTANCE ASSOCIATION INC
NTEE Code P60
NTEE Classification Emergency Assistance (Food, Clothing, Cash)
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (179) Other health services
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 January, 1962
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$132,537 2.08% Julia Van Domelen Executive Director

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Charity Contact Info

Emergency Family Assistance Association
1575 Yarmouth Avenue
Boulder, CO 80304
tel: (303) 442-3042
EIN: 84-0454115

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Board Leadership

Joshua Sroge
President

CEO

Julie Van Domelen
Executive Director

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