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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

The Koby Mandell Foundation

To Help, To Heal, To Inspire

two stars

72.87

366 Pearsall Avenue Suite 1
Cedarhurst, NY 11516
tel: (301) 576-6235   Web Site
EIN: 91-2169027

Board Leadership
Margery Libin
Chairperson

CEO
Roy Angstreich
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 72.87 two stars
  Financial 63.25 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Koby Mandell Foundation was founded by Koby's family after his murder in Israel in 2001. They wanted to help people like themselves, struck by terror, be able to return to life, with strength, hope, and healing. The Foundation helps families keep their hearts and spirits open. By facing pain with the support and love of others, families can be strengthened, not destroyed. Our programs are infused with Koby's sense of adventure, spirit and concern for others. We help bereaved families become stronger and keep their hearts open and spirits alive despite their grief. Although therapeutic in nature, our programs are fun and relaxing. They include: Camp Koby, Mother's Healing Retreat, Spiritual Healing Programs, Women's Learning, and the Big Brother/Sister Program.

The Koby Mandell Foundation was founded by Koby's family after his murder in Israel in 2001. They wanted to help people like themselves, struck by terror, be able to return to life, with strength, hope, and healing. The Foundation helps families keep their hearts and spirits open. By facing pain with the support and love of others, families can be strengthened, not destroyed. Our programs are infused with Koby's sense of adventure, spirit and concern for others. We help bereaved families become stronger and keep their hearts open and spirits alive despite their grief. Although therapeutic in nature, our programs are fun and relaxing. They include: Camp Koby, Mother's Healing Retreat, Spiritual Healing Programs, Women's Learning, and the Big Brother/Sister Program.

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Financial

one star

63.25

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
78.9%
  Administrative Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.29
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.01
  Program Expenses Growth -0.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 71.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Koby Mandell Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Koby Mandell Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Koby Mandell Foundation (NY) 72.87 two stars
Shoes and Clothes for Kids (OH) 90.94 four stars
Shoes That Fit (CA) 96.46 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $493,563
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $63,827
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $557,390
   Program Service Revenue $762,765
Total Primary Revenue $1,320,155
   Other Revenue $-96,476
TOTAL REVENUE $1,223,679
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,085,224
   Administrative Expenses $75,067
   Fundraising Expenses $117,217
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,277,508
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-53,829
   
Net Assets $27,127

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 06/01/2020 72.87 two stars
2017-12 10/01/2019 77.41 two stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 81.07 three stars
2015-12 08/01/2017 82.35 three stars
2014-12 07/01/2016 85.35 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 83.66 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 06/01/2015 85.51 three stars
2012-12 06/13/2014 88.46 three stars
2011-12 02/01/2013 65.14 one star
2010-12 05/01/2012 65.70 one star
2009-12 09/20/2011 62.31 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 07/01/2011 58.15 one star
2008-12 06/01/2010 84.36 three stars
2007-12 10/01/2009 85.05 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 91-2169027
Name in IRS Master File THE KOBY MANDELL FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code T30
NTEE Classification Public Foundations
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 April, 2002
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$63,646 4.98% Seth Mandell President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Koby Mandell Foundation (NY) 72.87 two stars
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Community Partners of Dallas (TX) 88.11 three stars
Georgia Center for Child Advocacy (GA) 94.38 four stars
Shoes and Clothes for Kids (OH) 90.94 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Koby Mandell Foundation
366 Pearsall Avenue
Suite 1
Cedarhurst, NY 11516
tel: (301) 576-6235
EIN: 91-2169027

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Board Leadership

Margery Libin
Chairperson

CEO

Roy Angstreich
Executive Director

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