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Jobs For America's Graduates

Dedicated to preventing dropouts among young people who are most at-risk

three stars

85.84

1729 King Street Suite 100
Alexandria, VA 22314
tel: (703) 684-9479   Web Site
EIN: 52-1194546

Board Leadership
Phil Bryant
Chairman

CEO
Kenneth M. Smith
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.84 three stars
  Financial 93.71 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

93.71

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
80.5%
  Administrative Expenses 17.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.58
  Program Expenses Growth 19.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 17.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jobs For America's Graduates on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jobs For America's Graduates on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jobs For America's Graduates (VA) 85.84 three stars
Investigative Reporters & Editors (MO) 90.80 four stars
Collision Repair Education Foundation (IL) 88.98 three stars
Public Education Foundation (TN) 89.16 three stars
Second Chance (MD) 86.95 three stars

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Jobs for America's Graduates (JAG) is a state-based national organization dedicated to preventing dropouts among young people who are most at-risk. In more than three decades of operation, JAG has delivered consistent, compelling results - helping nearly three-quarters of a million young people stay in school through graduation, pursue postsecondary education and secure quality entry-level jobs leading to career advancement opportunities. The JAG National Network will make a measurable difference in the outcomes of public education and workforce development systems at the national, state and local level. We will strive to increase opportunity and reduce poverty and unemployment by fostering A Nation Without Dropouts.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,769,451
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $417,475
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $20,000
Total Contributions $3,206,926
   Program Service Revenue $1,339,580
Total Primary Revenue $4,546,506
   Other Revenue $-88,524
TOTAL REVENUE $4,457,982
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,952,000
   Administrative Expenses $507,514
   Fundraising Expenses $42,385
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,501,899
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $956,083
   
Net Assets $4,551,138

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
Work Transition Program $2,952,000 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 04/01/2017 85.84 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 79.95 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 77.97 two stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 74.77 two stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 77.82 two stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 83.45 three stars
2010-12 11/06/2012 80.40 three stars

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

EIN 52-1194546
Name in IRS Master File JOBS FOR AMERICAS GRADUATES INC
NTEE Code J20
NTEE Classification Employment Procurement Assistance, Job Training
NTEE Type Employment, Job-Related
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (566) Job training, counseling, or assistance
(568) Vocational counseling
(124) Study and research (non-scientific)
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 November, 1980
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- Kenneth Smith President, CEO

Jobs for America's Graduates (JAG) is a state-based national organization dedicated to preventing dropouts among young people who are most at-risk. In more than three decades of operation, JAG has delivered consistent, compelling results - helping nearly three-quarters of a million young people stay in school through graduation, pursue postsecondary education and secure quality entry-level jobs leading to career advancement opportunities. The JAG National Network will make a measurable difference in the outcomes of public education and workforce development systems at the national, state and local level. We will strive to increase opportunity and reduce poverty and unemployment by fostering A Nation Without Dropouts.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jobs For America's Graduates (VA) 85.84 three stars
Getting Out and Staying Out Inc. (NY) 85.95 three stars
Facing History and Ourselves (MA) 91.78 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Jobs For America's Graduates
1729 King Street
Suite 100
Alexandria, VA 22314
tel: (703) 684-9479
fax: (703) 684-9489
EIN: 52-1194546

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Board Leadership

Phil Bryant
Chairman

CEO

Kenneth M. Smith
President

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