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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Jewish Family & Children's Service of the Suncoast

Helping those confronting life's challenges.

three stars

88.03

2688 Fruitville Road Sarasota, FL 34237
tel: (941) 366-2224   Web Site
EIN: 59-2693318

Board Leadership
Dean Miller
Chair

CEO
Arthur Lerman
Interim President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.03 three stars
  Financial 87.15 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Jewish Family & Children's Service of the Suncoast, Inc. (JFCS) is a multi-function family agency serving the Suncoast of Florida. The services are based on the premise that personnel trained in understanding the behavior and environments of individuals, can help them with crises, problems, and growth issues to improve the quality of their lives. Guided by the Jewish tradition of helping all people, JFCS provides comprehensive counseling and social services to those confronting life's challenges.

Jewish Family & Children's Service of the Suncoast, Inc. (JFCS) is a multi-function family agency serving the Suncoast of Florida. The services are based on the premise that personnel trained in understanding the behavior and environments of individuals, can help them with crises, problems, and growth issues to improve the quality of their lives. Guided by the Jewish tradition of helping all people, JFCS provides comprehensive counseling and social services to those confronting life's challenges.

Financial

three stars

87.15

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
83.7%
  Administrative Expenses 11.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.70
  Program Expenses Growth 2.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Family & Children's Service of the Suncoast on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Family & Children's Service of the Suncoast on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Family & Children's Service of the Suncoast (FL) 88.03 three stars
Jewish Family Service of Colorado (CO) 86.83 three stars
Martha's Table (DC) 91.79 four stars
The Parenting Center (TX) 91.45 four stars
COA Youth & Family Centers (WI) 96.66 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,372,761
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $5,769,330
Total Contributions $7,142,091
   Program Service Revenue $423,235
Total Primary Revenue $7,565,326
   Other Revenue $535,128
TOTAL REVENUE $8,100,454
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,485,308
   Administrative Expenses $1,228,786
   Fundraising Expenses $520,964
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,235,058
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,134,604
   
Net Assets $9,813,850

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 Services $4,391,024 58.7%
School Based Services $2,240,186 29.9%
Senior Services $399,019 5.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-09 12/01/2020 88.03 three stars
2018-09 10/01/2019 87.88 three stars
2017-09 12/21/2018 89.63 three stars
2016-09 03/01/2018 89.79 three stars
2015-09 11/01/2016 87.14 three stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 87.14 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 12/01/2015 87.24 three stars
2013-09 12/01/2014 87.23 three stars
2012-05 02/01/2014 87.23 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 59-2693318
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH FAMILY & CHILDRENS SERVICE OF THE SUNCOAST INC
NTEE Code P46
NTEE Classification Family Counseling
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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, 1987
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$193,503 2.09% Heidi Brown Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$198,874 2.15% Rose Chapman Former Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Family & Children's Service of the Suncoast (FL) 88.03 three stars
The Dougy Center (OR) 85.22 three stars
Florence Crittenton Services of Colorado (CO) 92.31 four stars
Family Resource Center Association (CO) 87.25 three stars
Sheridan House Family Ministries (FL) 95.00 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Family & Children's Service of the Suncoast
2688 Fruitville Road
Sarasota, FL 34237
tel: (941) 366-2224
fax: (941) 366-2982
EIN: 59-2693318

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Board Leadership

Dean Miller
Chair

CEO

Arthur Lerman
Interim President & CEO

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