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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

97.34

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 97.34 four stars
  Financial 96.24 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of groups/individuals benefiting from tools/resources/education materials provided
2,480,000
Number of Social Cause Campaign page views
17,000,000
This impact information is current as of October 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

96.24

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 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)
80.6%
  Administrative Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.94
  Program Expenses Growth 27.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.7%
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) 97.34 four stars
Mental Health Association in Tulsa (OK) 88.54 three stars
re:MIND (TX) 90.61 four stars
Mental Health Colorado (CO) 86.80 three stars
Thrive Counseling Center (IL) 86.43 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,932,634
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,791,776
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $8,724,410
   Program Service Revenue $368,331
Total Primary Revenue $9,092,741
   Other Revenue $-148,407
TOTAL REVENUE $8,944,334
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,539,708
   Administrative Expenses $471,215
   Fundraising Expenses $571,616
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,582,539
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,361,795
   
Net Assets $8,764,060

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
Higher Education $2,120,365 46.7%
Youth Campaigns and Outreach $1,739,505 38.3%
High School $679,838 15.0%

Ratings History
The Jed Foundation has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/01/2019 97.34 four stars
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$224,984 4.03% John A. MacPhee Executive Director, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Jed Foundation (NY) 97.34 four stars
re:MIND (TX) 90.61 four stars
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (NY) 92.64 four stars
Thrive Counseling Center (IL) 86.43 three stars
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill of New York City (NY) 92.51 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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