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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Jewish Family & Children's Service of St. Louis

Compassionate Support & Practical Solutions

four stars

94.20

10950 Schuetz Road St. Louis, MO 63146
tel: (314) 993-1000   Web Site
EIN: 43-0790330

Board Leadership
Jill Belsky
President

CEO
Miriam Seidenfeld
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.20 four stars
  Financial 91.80 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

For generations, Jewish Family & Children's Service of St. Louis (JF&CS) has offered compassionate support and practical solutions to help people in our community navigate life's challenges. JF&CS and its licensed professional staff assist the elderly, protect children at risk, provide food and services for the needy, resolve family problems and enhance Jewish connections.

For generations, Jewish Family & Children's Service of St. Louis (JF&CS) has offered compassionate support and practical solutions to help people in our community navigate life's challenges. JF&CS and its licensed professional staff assist the elderly, protect children at risk, provide food and services for the needy, resolve family problems and enhance Jewish connections.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2017
Number of children who have the ability to seek help from and respond appropriately to adults
38,556
Number of people within the organization's service area accessing food aid
78,537
Number of clients served
631
This impact information is current as of March 2020, 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

91.80

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 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)
84.5%
  Administrative Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.47
  Program Expenses Growth 2.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Family & Children's Service of St. Louis on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Family & Children's Service of St. Louis on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Family & Children's Service of St. Louis (MO) 94.20 four stars
Jewish Family & Children's Service of Greater Monmouth County (NJ) 93.62 four stars
La Leche League International (NC) 88.70 three stars
The Center for Family Resources (GA) 87.72 three stars
Christian Family Care (AZ) 92.58 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,572,607
   Federated Campaigns $1,580,154
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $132,811
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,285,572
   Program Service Revenue $2,157,608
Total Primary Revenue $6,443,180
   Other Revenue $508,350
TOTAL REVENUE $6,951,530
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,453,012
   Administrative Expenses $615,405
   Fundraising Expenses $362,255
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,430,672
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,520,858
   
Net Assets $12,808,893

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
Clinical Services $1,517,991 34.1%
Food Pantry $940,520 21.1%
Homemaker/In-home Assistance Program $706,244 15.9%

Ratings History
Jewish Family & Children's Service of St. Louis has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 94.20 four stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 91.70 four stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 90.59 four stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 92.58 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.90 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 89.62 three stars
2014-12 12/01/2015 88.53 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 85.06 three stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 85.82 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 43-0790330
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH FAMILY SERVICES OF ST LOUIS
NTEE Code P30
NTEE Classification Children's, Youth Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(399) Other housing activities
(29) Other religious 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, 1964
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
$201,909 3.71% L. Louis Albert Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Family & Children's Service of St. Louis (MO) 94.20 four stars
Families Forward (CA) 98.05 four stars
Children's Fund (CA) 88.14 three stars
The Center for Family Resources (GA) 87.72 three stars
Motion Picture and Television Fund (CA) 85.70 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Family & Children's Service of St. Louis
10950 Schuetz Road
St. Louis, MO 63146
tel: (314) 993-1000
EIN: 43-0790330

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Board Leadership

Jill Belsky
President

CEO

Miriam Seidenfeld
Chief Executive Officer

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