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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Jewish Family Service of Colorado

Strengthening the community by providing vital services to people in need

four stars

93.79

3201 South Tamarac Drive Denver, CO 80231
tel: (303) 597-5000   Web Site
EIN: 84-0402701

Board Leadership
Jane E. Rosenbaum
Chair

CEO
Yana Vishnitsky
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.79 four stars
  Financial 94.71 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

94.71

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 07/01/2016 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)
81.6%
  Administrative Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.31
  Program Expenses Growth 6.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Family Service of Colorado on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Family Service of Colorado on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Family Service of Colorado (CO) 93.79 four stars
Project Harmony (NE) 92.22 four stars
Kidworks (CA) 88.01 three stars
Jeremiah Program (MN) 85.23 three stars
Edgewood Children's Ranch (FL) 90.71 four stars

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Jewish Family Service of Colorado (JFS) believes in strengthening the community by providing vital services to people in need. Every day, JFS helps people overcome life's challenges to live fuller, more meaningful lives. Founded in 1872, JFS is a nonsectarian, nonprofit human services agency serving metro Denver and Boulder. JFS helps seniors live independently at home, provides quality mental health counseling, offers training and job placement to those with barriers to employment, and provides food and financial aid to people in crisis. Every year, the agency benefits more than 20,000 people of all ages, faiths, and incomes.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,655,989
   Federated Campaigns $60,000
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,283,750
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,996,473
Total Contributions $11,996,212
   Program Service Revenue $2,253,256
Total Primary Revenue $14,249,468
   Other Revenue $-13,573
TOTAL REVENUE $14,235,895
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,056,258
   Administrative Expenses $876,326
   Fundraising Expenses $1,151,403
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $11,083,987
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,151,908
   
Net Assets $17,850,502

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
Disability & Employment Services $2,722,608 30.1%
Senior Solutions $2,542,046 28.1%
The Family Safety Net $1,745,008 19.3%

Ratings History
Jewish Family Service of Colorado has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 07/01/2016 93.79 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 93.45 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 94.88 four stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 88.12 three stars
2012-06 04/01/2014 86.58 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 84-0402701
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH FAMILY SERVICE OF COLORADO INC
NTEE Code P40
NTEE Classification Family Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (566) Job training, counseling, or assistance
(328) Combat juvenile delinquency
(905) Testing products for public safety
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 January, 1956
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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
$261,512 2.35% Yana Vishnitsky Pres/CEO

Jewish Family Service of Colorado (JFS) believes in strengthening the community by providing vital services to people in need. Every day, JFS helps people overcome life's challenges to live fuller, more meaningful lives. Founded in 1872, JFS is a nonsectarian, nonprofit human services agency serving metro Denver and Boulder. JFS helps seniors live independently at home, provides quality mental health counseling, offers training and job placement to those with barriers to employment, and provides food and financial aid to people in crisis. Every year, the agency benefits more than 20,000 people of all ages, faiths, and incomes.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Family Service of Colorado (CO) 93.79 four stars
Jewish Social Service Agency (MD) 98.23 four stars
Jewish Family & Children's Service of Greater Monmouth County (NJ) 90.67 four stars
Nurse-Family Partnership (CO) 85.89 three stars
Relief Nursery, Inc. (OR) 88.64 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Family Service of Colorado
3201 South Tamarac Drive
Denver, CO 80231
tel: (303) 597-5000
fax: (303) 597-7700
EIN: 84-0402701

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Board Leadership

Jane E. Rosenbaum
Chair

CEO

Yana Vishnitsky
President, CEO

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