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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Jeremiah Program

A Place for Transformation

three stars

85.49

615 1st Ave NE Suite 210
Minneapolis, MN 55413
tel: (612) 259-3000   Web Site
EIN: 41-1801834

Board Leadership
John Potter
Chair

CEO
Chastity Lord
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.49 three stars
  Financial 79.48 two 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.

Jeremiah Program is a nationally recognized nonprofit organization whose mission is to transform families from poverty to prosperity, two generations at a time. Through support for a career-track college education, quality early childhood education, safe and affordable housing, and empowerment and life skills training, Jeremiah Program prepares determined single mothers to excel in the workforce, readies their children to succeed in school, and reduces generational dependence on public assistance.

Headquartered in Minneapolis, MN, Jeremiah Program is expanding throughout the country to meet the growing demand for its model. The organization has campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul, MN; Fargo, ND, and Austin, TX. In Boston, MA and Brooklyn, NY, Jeremiah has introduced an innovative partnership model, working with lead community organizations to serve mothers and children. In addition, community leaders in Southeast, MN are developing plans to bring Jeremiah Program to the area.

Jeremiah Program is a nationally recognized nonprofit organization whose mission is to transform families from poverty to prosperity, two generations at a time. Through support for a career-track college education, quality early childhood education, safe and affordable housing, and empowerment and life skills training, Jeremiah Program prepares determined single mothers to excel in the workforce, readies their children to succeed in school, and reduces generational dependence on public assistance.

Headquartered in Minneapolis, MN, Jeremiah Program is expanding throughout the country to meet the growing demand for its model. The organization has campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul, MN; Fargo, ND, and Austin, TX. In Boston, MA and Brooklyn, NY, Jeremiah has introduced an innovative partnership model, working with lead community organizations to serve mothers and children. In addition, community leaders in Southeast, MN are developing plans to bring Jeremiah Program to the area.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of program participants (mothers & children)
638
Volunteer hours of service
24,427
Number of one-on-one coaching sessions
4,412
Number of Life Skills workshops conducted
11
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

two stars

79.48

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)
65.7%
  Administrative Expenses 10.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 23.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.23
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.60
  Program Expenses Growth 20.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 17.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jeremiah Program on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jeremiah Program on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jeremiah Program (MN) 85.49 three stars
Horizons for Homeless Children (MA) 85.05 three stars
Christian Family Care (AZ) 92.58 four stars
National Council of Jewish Women, Essex County Section (NJ) 89.34 three stars
Sheridan House Family Ministries (FL) 90.19 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,991,476
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,032,356
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $8,023,832
   Program Service Revenue $1,308,333
Total Primary Revenue $9,332,165
   Other Revenue $495,904
TOTAL REVENUE $9,828,069
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,061,650
   Administrative Expenses $762,549
   Fundraising Expenses $2,178,621
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,002,820
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $825,249
   
Net Assets $28,601,656

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/01/2019 85.49 three stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 85.13 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 85.19 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 85.07 three stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 85.23 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.44 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 88.98 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 88.45 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 87.80 three stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 81.51 three 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 41-1801834
Name in IRS Master File JEREMIAH PROGRAM
NTEE Code L20
NTEE Classification Housing Development, Construction, Management
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (380) Low-income housing
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]
Ruling Date March, 1995
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
$171,701 1.90% Gloria Perez President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jeremiah Program (MN) 85.49 three stars
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Wesley Community Center (TX) 95.80 four stars
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Goodman Jewish Family Service of Broward County (FL) 91.16 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jeremiah Program
615 1st Ave NE
Suite 210
Minneapolis, MN 55413
tel: (612) 259-3000
EIN: 41-1801834

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Board Leadership

John Potter
Chair

CEO

Chastity Lord
President & CEO

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