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Friends of Yad Sarah

Providing medical services to the needy

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four stars

96.66

445 Park Avenue Suite 1702
New York, NY 10022
tel: (866) 923-7272   Web Site
EIN: 13-3106175

Board Leadership
Jack Bendheim
President

CEO
Adele Goldberg
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.66 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Friends of Yad Sarah supports the largest volunteer staffed organization in Israel, providing a range of free or nominal cost services designed to make life easier for sick, disabled and elderly people and their families. Yad Sarah's mission is to keep the ill and the elderly in their homes and out of institutions as long as possible. Yad Sarah's best-known service is the lending of medical and rehabilitative equipment on a short-term basis free of charge to anyone who needs it - from a stock over 250,000 items, from crutches and wheelchairs to oxygen concentrators and electronic monitors. We also provide services including: transportation and day care centers for the disabled, drop-in centers and minimum-charge dental clinics for the elderly, personal computerized emergency alarms, and guidance/exhibition centers which help disabled people choose assistive devices.

Friends of Yad Sarah supports the largest volunteer staffed organization in Israel, providing a range of free or nominal cost services designed to make life easier for sick, disabled and elderly people and their families. Yad Sarah's mission is to keep the ill and the elderly in their homes and out of institutions as long as possible. Yad Sarah's best-known service is the lending of medical and rehabilitative equipment on a short-term basis free of charge to anyone who needs it - from a stock over 250,000 items, from crutches and wheelchairs to oxygen concentrators and electronic monitors. We also provide services including: transportation and day care centers for the disabled, drop-in centers and minimum-charge dental clinics for the elderly, personal computerized emergency alarms, and guidance/exhibition centers which help disabled people choose assistive devices.

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This impact information is current as of March 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
85.9%
  Administrative Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.55
  Program Expenses Growth 11.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Friends of Yad Sarah on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Friends of Yad Sarah on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Friends of Yad Sarah (NY) 96.66 four stars
Avenidas (CA) 88.32 three stars
Mobile Meal Service of Spartanburg County (SC) 91.70 four stars
Senior Services Inc. of Wichita (KS) 86.19 three stars
Meals on Wheels Diablo Region (CA) 94.69 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,567,461
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,567,461
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,567,461
   Other Revenue $189,202
TOTAL REVENUE $3,756,663
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,281,967
   Administrative Expenses $76,662
   Fundraising Expenses $267,241
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,625,870
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,130,793
   
Net Assets $8,289,630

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
Support for Yad Sarah $2,281,967 100.0%

Ratings History
Friends of Yad Sarah has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 08/01/2018 96.66 four stars
2016-06 12/01/2017 92.38 four stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 97.14 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 95.47 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 91.65 four stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 97.59 four stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 96.28 four stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 93.53 four stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 76.01 two stars
2010-06 03/01/2012 60.15 one star
2010-06 09/20/2011 55.46 one star
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 06/01/2011 76.55 two stars
2009-06 02/01/2010 64.61 one star
2008-06 08/01/2009 71.12 two stars
2007-06 11/01/2008 86.33 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 13-3106175
Name in IRS Master File FRIENDS OF YAD SARAH INC
NTEE Code E22
NTEE Classification Hospital, General
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 March, 1982
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$120,000 4.56% Adele Goldberg Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Friends of Yad Sarah (NY) 96.66 four stars
The Senior Source (TX) 94.72 four stars
Alzheimer's Family Center (CA) 93.36 four stars
Bridgewater HealthCare Foundation (VA) 88.93 three stars
AARP Foundation (DC) 91.22 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Friends of Yad Sarah
445 Park Avenue
Suite 1702
New York, NY 10022
tel: (866) 923-7272
fax: (212) 223-7759
EIN: 13-3106175

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Board Leadership

Jack Bendheim
President

CEO

Adele Goldberg
Executive Director

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