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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

New Jersey Future

Working for Smart Growth: More Livable Places and Open Spaces

three stars

89.24

16 West Lafayette Street Trenton, NJ 08618
tel: (609) 393-0008   Web Site
EIN: 22-2879323

Board Leadership
Peter S. Reinhart
Chairman

CEO
Peter Kasabach
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.24 three stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

New Jersey Future is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that brings together concerned citizens and leaders to promote responsible land-use policies. The organization employs original research, analysis and advocacy to build coalitions and drive land-use policies that help revitalize cities and towns, protect natural lands and farms, provide more transportation choices beyond cars, expand access to safe and affordable neighborhoods and fuel a prosperous economy.

New Jersey Future is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that brings together concerned citizens and leaders to promote responsible land-use policies. The organization employs original research, analysis and advocacy to build coalitions and drive land-use policies that help revitalize cities and towns, protect natural lands and farms, provide more transportation choices beyond cars, expand access to safe and affordable neighborhoods and fuel a prosperous economy.

Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
90.8%
  Administrative Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.07
  Program Expenses Growth 23.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New Jersey Future on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New Jersey Future on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New Jersey Future (NJ) 89.24 three stars
Brighton Park Neighborhood Council (IL) 90.58 four stars
Ohio City Incorporated (OH) 85.47 three stars
Leadership Memphis (TN) 92.02 four stars
Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy (CA) 87.82 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,586,088
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,586,088
   Program Service Revenue $627,920
Total Primary Revenue $2,214,008
   Other Revenue $12,217
TOTAL REVENUE $2,226,225
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,545,019
   Administrative Expenses $91,642
   Fundraising Expenses $43,378
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,680,039
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $546,186
   
Net Assets $1,610,163

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
Smart Growth $847,897 54.9%
Technical Assistance $200,055 12.9%
Events $122,191 7.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 04/01/2018 89.24 three stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 88.81 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.22 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 91.34 four stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 84.68 three stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 94.26 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 22-2879323
Name in IRS Master File NEW JERSEY FUTURE INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
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]
Ruling Date November, 1988
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New Jersey Future (NJ) 89.24 three stars
Chicago Cares (IL) 91.08 four stars
Initiative for A Competitive Inner City (MA) 91.73 four stars
Metanoia (SC) 94.07 four stars
Pico National Network (CA) 89.67 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

New Jersey Future
16 West Lafayette Street
Trenton, NJ 08618
tel: (609) 393-0008
fax: (609) 360-8478
EIN: 22-2879323

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Board Leadership

Peter S. Reinhart
Chairman

CEO

Peter Kasabach
Executive Director

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