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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Jewish Family Service of Dallas

An Open Door in Those in Need

four stars

92.75

5402 Arapaho Road Dallas, TX 75248
tel: (972) 437-9950   Web Site
EIN: 75-1992728

Board Leadership
Michael Kaufman
President

CEO
Cathy Barker
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.75 four stars
  Financial 90.57 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Jewish Family Service's mission is to provide professional, effective and affordable mental health and social services that promote lifelong self-sufficiency and well-being for anyone in need regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, or ability to pay. When people turn to Jewish Family Service for help, they can rely on licensed professionals with the education, expertise, experience, and heart to make a positive difference in thousands of lives every year in an atmosphere of respect and confidentiality.

Jewish Family Service's mission is to provide professional, effective and affordable mental health and social services that promote lifelong self-sufficiency and well-being for anyone in need regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, or ability to pay. When people turn to Jewish Family Service for help, they can rely on licensed professionals with the education, expertise, experience, and heart to make a positive difference in thousands of lives every year in an atmosphere of respect and confidentiality.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of people on the organization's email list
12,835
Number of volunteers
1,600
Total number of volunteer hours contributed to the organization
29,000
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

four stars

90.57

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
80.3%
  Administrative Expenses 10.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.19
  Program Expenses Growth 6.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Family Service of Dallas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Family Service of Dallas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Family Service of Dallas (TX) 92.75 four stars
Nurse-Family Partnership (CO) 95.17 four stars
Mujeres Latinas en Acción (IL) 85.38 three stars
Joyful Heart Foundation (NY) 86.84 three stars
House of Ruth, Washington, D.C. (DC) 90.71 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,058,486
   Federated Campaigns $1,434,959
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $763,689
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,257,134
   Program Service Revenue $1,179,280
Total Primary Revenue $7,436,414
   Other Revenue $305,925
TOTAL REVENUE $7,742,339
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,497,045
   Administrative Expenses $1,293,899
   Fundraising Expenses $662,765
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,453,709
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $288,630
   
Net Assets $8,894,066

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
Counseling $3,529,419 64.2%
Services for the Aged $803,331 14.6%
Food Bank $468,488 8.5%

Ratings History
Jewish Family Service of Dallas has received 8 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-07 09/03/2019 92.75 four stars
2017-07 11/01/2018 92.03 four stars
2016-07 12/22/2017 95.07 four stars
2015-07 11/01/2016 95.47 four stars
2014-07 06/01/2016 90.42 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-07 11/01/2015 90.60 four stars
2013-07 04/01/2015 92.14 four stars
2012-07 12/01/2013 93.26 four stars
2011-07 06/01/2013 93.39 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 75-1992728
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH FAMILY SERVICE OF DALLAS INCORPORATED
NTEE Code P28
NTEE Classification Neighborhood Centers, Settlement Houses
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
(903) Community trust or component
(927) Fundraising
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 December, 1984
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End July
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • July, 2017
  • July, 2016
  • July, 2015
  • July, 2014
  • July, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$112,038 1.50% Cathy Barker CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$157,465 2.11% Steve Banta Former CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Family Service of Dallas (TX) 92.75 four stars
Ounce of Prevention Fund (IL) 91.16 four stars
Sheridan House Family Ministries (FL) 90.19 four stars
Jewish Family Service of Metrowest New Jersey (NJ) 87.99 three stars
Jewish Family Service of Metrowest (MA) 100.00 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Family Service of Dallas
5402 Arapaho Road
Dallas, TX 75248
tel: (972) 437-9950
fax: (972) 437-1988
EIN: 75-1992728

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Board Leadership

Michael Kaufman
President

CEO

Cathy Barker
Chief Executive Officer

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