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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Jewish Family & Children's Service of St. Louis

Compassionate Support & Practical Solutions

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four stars

91.70

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 91.70 four stars
  Financial 88.27 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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 July 2019, 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

three stars

88.27

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
85.1%
  Administrative Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.11
  Program Expenses Growth 3.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.8%
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) 91.70 four stars
Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles (CA) 86.72 three stars
LISTEN Community Services (NH) 92.66 four stars
Family Resources (FL) 85.55 three stars
Children's Aid (NY) 86.93 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,444,188
   Federated Campaigns $1,508,646
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $267,927
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,220,761
   Program Service Revenue $2,226,745
Total Primary Revenue $5,447,506
   Other Revenue $318,415
TOTAL REVENUE $5,765,921
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,228,893
   Administrative Expenses $294,116
   Fundraising Expenses $263,685
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,786,694
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $979,227
   
Net Assets $12,034,462

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 $1,684,944 39.8%
Food Pantry $903,556 21.4%
Other Program services $571,587 13.5%
Homemaker/In-home Assistance Program $550,319 13.0%

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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 AND CHILDRENS SERVICE
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$185,489 3.87% L. Louis Albert Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Family & Children's Service of St. Louis (MO) 91.70 four stars
Family & Intercultural Resource Center (CO) 90.27 four stars
Jewish Family & Children's Service of Greater Mercer County (NJ) 92.46 four stars
Jewish Family Services of Middlesex County (NJ) 89.39 three stars
Vista Del Mar Child and Family Services (CA) 93.95 four 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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