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Health : Treatment and Prevention Services

The Jed Foundation

Protecting emotional health and preventing suicide for our nation's teens and young adults.

four stars

95.33

6 East 39th Street Suite 1204
New York, NY 10016
tel: (212) 647-7544   Web Site
EIN: 13-4131139

Board Leadership
Phillip S. Satow
President

CEO
John MacPhee
Executive Director, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.33 four stars
  Financial 93.40 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

JED is a nonprofit that exists to protect emotional health and prevent suicide for our nation's teens and young adults. We're partnering with high schools and colleges to strengthen their mental health, substance abuse and suicide prevention programs and systems. We're equipping teens and young adults with the skills and knowledge to help themselves and each other. We're encouraging community awareness, understanding and action for young adult mental health.

JED is a nonprofit that exists to protect emotional health and prevent suicide for our nation's teens and young adults. We're partnering with high schools and colleges to strengthen their mental health, substance abuse and suicide prevention programs and systems. We're equipping teens and young adults with the skills and knowledge to help themselves and each other. We're encouraging community awareness, understanding and action for young adult mental health.

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Financial

four stars

93.40

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2019 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)
79.4%
  Administrative Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.50
  Program Expenses Growth 36.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Jed Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Jed Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Jed Foundation (NY) 95.33 four stars
Mental Health America (VA) 89.34 three stars
Mental Health Colorado (CO) 86.80 three stars
NAMI (VA) 93.26 four stars
Thrive Counseling Center (IL) 88.22 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,875,938
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,610,996
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,486,934
   Program Service Revenue $462,319
Total Primary Revenue $4,949,253
   Other Revenue $-181,756
TOTAL REVENUE $4,767,497
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,731,819
   Administrative Expenses $299,997
   Fundraising Expenses $599,050
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,630,866
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $136,631
   
Net Assets $5,402,265

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
Youth Campaigns and Outreach $2,068,647 55.4%
Higher Education $1,146,413 30.7%
High School $516,759 13.8%

Ratings History
The Jed Foundation has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 03/01/2019 95.33 four stars
2016-12 09/01/2017 96.91 four stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 96.40 four stars
2014-12 09/01/2016 93.42 four 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 13-4131139
Name in IRS Master File THE JED FOUNDATION
NTEE Code F40
NTEE Classification Hot Line, Crisis Intervention Services
NTEE Type Mental Health, Crisis Intervention
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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, 2001
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$247,000 5.33% John A. MacPhee CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Jed Foundation (NY) 95.33 four stars
Mental Health Association in Tulsa (OK) 88.54 three stars
NAMI (VA) 93.26 four stars
Mental Health America (VA) 89.34 three stars
Child Mind Institute (NY) 91.25 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Jed Foundation
6 East 39th Street
Suite 1204
New York, NY 10016
tel: (212) 647-7544
fax: (212) 647-7542
EIN: 13-4131139

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Board Leadership

Phillip S. Satow
President

CEO

John MacPhee
Executive Director, CEO

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