Health : Patient and Family Support

Sharsheret

Supporting young women and their families facing breast cancer

97.56

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

Board Leadership
Jonathan Blinken
President

CEO
Elana Silber
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.56
  Financial 96.55
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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.

Financial

96.55

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
81.7%
  Administrative Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.83
  Program Expenses Growth 14.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.1%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,807,822
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,454,806
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $343,586
Total Contributions $4,606,214
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,606,214
   Other Revenue $252,530
TOTAL REVENUE $4,858,744
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,861,522
   Administrative Expenses $264,990
   Fundraising Expenses $402,555
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,529,067
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,329,677
   
Net Assets $8,716,811

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$258,000 7.31% Elana Silber Executive Director

Mission

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.

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Charity Contact Info

Sharsheret
1086 Teaneck Road, Suite 2G
Teaneck, NJ 07666
tel: (866) 474-2774
fax: (201) 837-5025
EIN: 13-4198529

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Board Leadership

Jonathan Blinken
President

CEO

Elana Silber
Executive Director