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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

New Jersey Future

Working for Smart Growth: More Livable Places and Open Spaces

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four stars

92.21

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 92.21 four stars
  Financial 99.53 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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.

Impact Information

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Financial

four stars

99.53

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
91.6%
  Administrative Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.00
  Program Expenses Growth 8.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.9%
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) 92.21 four stars
Liberty Hill Foundation (CA) 92.75 four stars
Eastern Market Corporation (MI) 89.99 three stars
ULI Foundation (DC) 95.47 four stars
Phillips Brook House Association (MA) 89.38 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,130,366
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,130,366
   Program Service Revenue $566,660
Total Primary Revenue $1,697,026
   Other Revenue $11,218
TOTAL REVENUE $1,708,244
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,603,549
   Administrative Expenses $87,200
   Fundraising Expenses $44,000
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,734,749
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-26,505
   
Net Assets $1,614,351

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 $755,518 47.1%
Events $152,563 9.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 03/01/2019 92.21 four stars
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$120,043 6.91% Peter Kasabach Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New Jersey Future (NJ) 92.21 four stars
Citizens Committee for New York City (NY) 93.18 four stars
Puente (CA) 95.74 four stars
Eastern Market Corporation (MI) 89.99 three stars
Phillips Brook House Association (MA) 89.38 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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