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Health : Treatment and Prevention Services

The Jed Foundation

Protecting emotional health and preventing suicide among college and university students.

four stars

96.40

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 96.40 four stars
  Financial 94.92 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

94.92

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2016 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)
76.0%
  Administrative Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.04
  Program Expenses Growth 23.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.0%
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) 96.40 four stars
Thrive Counseling Center (IL) 90.36 four stars
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance, National Office (IL) 94.46 four stars
NAMI Minnesota (MN) 88.54 three stars
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (NY) 90.27 four stars

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The Jed Foundation's mission is to protect emotional health and prevent suicide among college and university students. To achieve this end, the organization collaborates with the public and leaders in higher education, mental health, and research to produce and advance initiatives that promote awareness and understanding, increase knowledge, build and strengthen resilience, facilitate adoption of a comprehensive, community-based approach to promote emotional health and protect at-risk students on campus, and raise the importance of mental health services, policies and programs in the college selection process of students and parents.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,739,226
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,624,087
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,363,313
   Program Service Revenue $86,602
Total Primary Revenue $4,449,915
   Other Revenue $-204,921
TOTAL REVENUE $4,244,994
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,175,080
   Administrative Expenses $278,965
   Fundraising Expenses $363,715
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,817,760
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,427,234
   
Net Assets $4,325,225

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
The Jed and Clinton Health Matters Campus Program $767,383 35.3%
Set to Go Program $348,208 16.0%

Ratings History
The Jed Foundation has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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, 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
$250,000 8.87% John Macphee CEO/Executive Director

The Jed Foundation's mission is to protect emotional health and prevent suicide among college and university students. To achieve this end, the organization collaborates with the public and leaders in higher education, mental health, and research to produce and advance initiatives that promote awareness and understanding, increase knowledge, build and strengthen resilience, facilitate adoption of a comprehensive, community-based approach to promote emotional health and protect at-risk students on campus, and raise the importance of mental health services, policies and programs in the college selection process of students and parents.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Jed Foundation (NY) 96.40 four stars
Thrive Counseling Center (IL) 90.36 four stars
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (NY) 90.27 four stars
NAMI (VA) 86.98 three stars
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill of New York City (NY) 88.21 three 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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