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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

The Jamestown Community Center

Providing youth with positive experiences

three stars

86.17

3382 26th Street San Francisco, CA 94110
tel: (415) 647-4709   Web Site
EIN: 94-3213124

Board Leadership
Betty Pazmiño
President

CEO
Myrna Melgar
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.17 three stars
  Financial 83.83 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

83.83

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
82.8%
  Administrative Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.16
  Program Expenses Growth 5.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 43.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Jamestown Community Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Jamestown Community Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Jamestown Community Center (CA) 86.17 three stars
Boys & Girls Club of Laguna Beach (CA) 92.23 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County (FL) 94.34 four stars
Police Athletic League of Jacksonville (FL) 88.94 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Alabama (AL) 94.32 four stars

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Jamestown Community Center's philosophy is simple - provide youth with as many positive experiences as they need in order to grow up healthy and productive. To accomplish this goal, Jamestown employs very intricate strategies. First, we use well-researched youth development theory and practice as the underlying framework for program design, implementation, and evaluation. This approach emphasizes young people's resiliency in the face of challenges and recognizes their natural urge to grow up to be successful adults. Second, we offer youth the opportunity to participate in Jamestown year after year, from age 0 to 18. To deepen their engagement, youth are encouraged to join more than one Jamestown program. Ultimately, we hope to watch these youth graduate from both high school and from Jamestown.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $754,426
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,242,220
Total Contributions $1,996,646
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,996,646
   Other Revenue $168,261
TOTAL REVENUE $2,164,907
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,667,729
   Administrative Expenses $177,157
   Fundraising Expenses $169,918
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,014,804
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $150,103
   
Net Assets $313,993

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.

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Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-08 11/01/2016 86.17 three stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 81.08 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 10/01/2015 83.13 three stars
2013-08 02/01/2015 89.78 three stars
2012-08 06/01/2013 90.06 four stars
2011-08 03/01/2012 80.25 three stars
2010-08 09/20/2011 80.72 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 94-3213124
Name in IRS Master File JAMESTOWN COMMUNITY CENTER INC
NTEE Code N31
NTEE Classification Community Recreational Centers
NTEE Type Recreation, Sports, Leisure, Athletics
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(317) Other sports or athletic activities
(319) Other social 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 May, 1995
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, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013
  • August, 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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$75,208 3.73% Mynra Melgar Executive Director

Jamestown Community Center's philosophy is simple - provide youth with as many positive experiences as they need in order to grow up healthy and productive. To accomplish this goal, Jamestown employs very intricate strategies. First, we use well-researched youth development theory and practice as the underlying framework for program design, implementation, and evaluation. This approach emphasizes young people's resiliency in the face of challenges and recognizes their natural urge to grow up to be successful adults. Second, we offer youth the opportunity to participate in Jamestown year after year, from age 0 to 18. To deepen their engagement, youth are encouraged to join more than one Jamestown program. Ultimately, we hope to watch these youth graduate from both high school and from Jamestown.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Jamestown Community Center (CA) 86.17 three stars
Brigade Boys & Girls Club (NC) 92.02 four stars
Suite 160 (FL) 91.99 four stars
Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich (CT) 93.07 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Cradle of Liberty Council (PA) 90.94 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Jamestown Community Center
3382 26th Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
tel: (415) 647-4709
fax: (415) 647-4718
EIN: 94-3213124

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Board Leadership

Betty Pazmiño
President

CEO

Myrna Melgar
Executive Director

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