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Sharsheret

Supporting young women and their families facing breast cancer

four stars

95.87

1086 Teaneck Road, Suite 2G Teaneck, NJ 07666
tel: (866) 474-2774   Web Site
EIN: 13-4198529

Board Leadership
Dr. Dalia Shoretz Nagel
President

CEO
Elana Silber
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.87 four stars
  Financial 94.17 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

94.17

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
82.1%
  Administrative Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.96
  Program Expenses Growth 12.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sharsheret on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sharsheret on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Sharsheret (NJ) 95.87 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities (IL) 96.46 four stars
Mended Hearts (TX) 89.79 three stars
Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities (GA) 92.08 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of New Mexico (NM) 88.47 three stars

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Sharsheret, Hebrew for "chain", is a national organization supporting young women and their families, of all Jewish backgrounds, facing breast cancer. Our mission is to offer a community of support to women diagnosed with breast cancer or at increased genetic risk, by fostering culturally-relevant individualized connections with networks of peers, health professionals, and related resources. Since Sharsheret's founding in 2001, we have responded to more than 55,000 breast cancer inquiries, involved more than 5,300 peer supporters, and presented over 250 educational programs annually nationwide.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,143,048
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $757,103
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $301,447
Total Contributions $2,201,598
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,201,598
   Other Revenue $9,623
TOTAL REVENUE $2,211,221
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,401,379
   Administrative Expenses $174,426
   Fundraising Expenses $153,925
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,729,730
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $481,491
   
Net Assets $3,124,806

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 programs and services $840,831 60.0%
Education and Outreach Programs $560,548 40.0%

Ratings History
Sharsheret has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 95.87 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 98.72 four stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 98.84 four stars
2011-12 08/01/2013 97.42 four stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 96.81 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 13-4198529
Name in IRS Master File SHARSHERET INC
NTEE Code G12
NTEE Classification Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
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]
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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
$68,500 3.96% Rochelle Shoretz Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$104,535 6.04% Elana Silber Director of Operations

Sharsheret, Hebrew for "chain", is a national organization supporting young women and their families, of all Jewish backgrounds, facing breast cancer. Our mission is to offer a community of support to women diagnosed with breast cancer or at increased genetic risk, by fostering culturally-relevant individualized connections with networks of peers, health professionals, and related resources. Since Sharsheret's founding in 2001, we have responded to more than 55,000 breast cancer inquiries, involved more than 5,300 peer supporters, and presented over 250 educational programs annually nationwide.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Sharsheret (NJ) 95.87 four stars
National Women's Health Network (DC) 93.78 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Oklahoma City (OK) 85.35 three stars
The Doorways (VA) 96.12 four stars
Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill (NC) 85.40 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Sharsheret
1086 Teaneck Road, Suite 2G
Teaneck, NJ 07666
tel: (866) 474-2774
fax: (201) 833-2341
EIN: 13-4198529

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Board Leadership

Dr. Dalia Shoretz Nagel
President

CEO

Elana Silber
Executive Director

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