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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County

Lives transformed. Hopes realized.

four stars

91.36

2245 South State Street Suite 200
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
tel: (734) 769-0209   Web Site
EIN: 41-2147486

Board Leadership
Susan Sefansky
President

CEO
Anya Abramzon
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.36 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County is a private non-profit social services agency serving the greater Ann Arbor community since 1993. Originally established by the Jewish Federation of Washtenaw County to assist the growing number of refugee families in Ann Arbor from the former Soviet Republics, JFS has since grown into an organization providing programs and services ranging from older adult caregiving to immigrant resettlement and career services. As an agency in Washtenaw County that serves a diverse, international population, the mission of Jewish Family Services is to create solutions, promote dignity and inspire humanity.

Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County is a private non-profit social services agency serving the greater Ann Arbor community since 1993. Originally established by the Jewish Federation of Washtenaw County to assist the growing number of refugee families in Ann Arbor from the former Soviet Republics, JFS has since grown into an organization providing programs and services ranging from older adult caregiving to immigrant resettlement and career services. As an agency in Washtenaw County that serves a diverse, international population, the mission of Jewish Family Services is to create solutions, promote dignity and inspire humanity.

Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 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)
92.6%
  Administrative Expenses 4.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.56
  Program Expenses Growth 19.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 59.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County (MI) 91.36 four stars
House of Ruth, Washington, D.C. (DC) 89.02 three stars
The Center for Family Resources (GA) 87.72 three stars
New Moms (IL) 90.58 four stars
Children's Home Society of Florida (FL) 85.55 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,920,571
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,802,026
Total Contributions $3,722,597
   Program Service Revenue $234,069
Total Primary Revenue $3,956,666
   Other Revenue $61,332
TOTAL REVENUE $4,017,998
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,725,789
   Administrative Expenses $159,358
   Fundraising Expenses $120,990
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,006,137
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $11,861
   
Net Assets $1,829,752

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 05/01/2021 91.36 four stars
2018-12 11/01/2019 94.74 four stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 92.74 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 92.74 four stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 92.74 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 93.91 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 94.36 four stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 91.76 four stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 89.74 three stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 91.74 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 41-2147486
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH FAMILY SERVICES OF WASHTENAW COUNTY 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 September, 2005
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$151,300 3.77% Anya Abramzon Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County (MI) 91.36 four stars
Ruth & Norman Rales Jewish Family Service (FL) 94.74 four stars
The Dougy Center (OR) 85.22 three stars
Focus Points Family Resource Center (CO) 91.45 four stars
Jack & Jill Children's Center (FL) 91.17 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County
2245 South State Street
Suite 200
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
tel: (734) 769-0209
fax: (734) 769-0224
EIN: 41-2147486

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Board Leadership

Susan Sefansky
President

CEO

Anya Abramzon
Executive Director

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