Human Services : Children's and Family Services

New Moms

Enable, empower, equip, encourage

four stars

92.24

5317 West Chicago Avenue Chicago, IL 60651
tel: (773) 252-3253   Web Site
EIN: 36-3265804

Board Leadership
Robert Demeter
Chair

CEO
Laura Zumdahl
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.24 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

New Moms serves young moms and children in Chicago who are experiencing poverty and homelessness. We exclusively serve this unique population, providing comprehensive supports and long-term coaching in the areas of stable jobs, safe homes, and strong families.

Services include:
Housing: housing & supportive services for homeless families (serves ~90 families annually).
Family Support: home-based parent coaching; child health & development monitoring; doula services supporting healthy pregnancies; and weekly parent support groups (serves ~200 families annually).
Job Training: career planning; education re-enrollment assistance; job-readiness training; paid transitional jobs at our social enterprise candle company, Bright Endeavors; and permanent job placement assistance.

All services are designed to serve both generations simultaneously--helping families to stabilize and plans for economic and housing independence--breaking the cycle of multi-generational poverty.

New Moms serves young moms and children in Chicago who are experiencing poverty and homelessness. We exclusively serve this unique population, providing comprehensive supports and long-term coaching in the areas of stable jobs, safe homes, and strong families.

Services include:
Housing: housing & supportive services for homeless families (serves ~90 families annually).
Family Support: home-based parent coaching; child health & development monitoring; doula services supporting healthy pregnancies; and weekly parent support groups (serves ~200 families annually).
Job Training: career planning; education re-enrollment assistance; job-readiness training; paid transitional jobs at our social enterprise candle company, Bright Endeavors; and permanent job placement assistance.

All services are designed to serve both generations simultaneously--helping families to stabilize and plans for economic and housing independence--breaking the cycle of multi-generational poverty.

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Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
94.7%
  Administrative Expenses 3.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.84
  Program Expenses Growth 18.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 64.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New Moms on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New Moms on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,993,723
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $126,393
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,725,910
Total Contributions $4,846,026
   Program Service Revenue $286,108
Total Primary Revenue $5,132,134
   Other Revenue $409,177
TOTAL REVENUE $5,541,311
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,738,980
   Administrative Expenses $120,127
   Fundraising Expenses $72,529
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,931,636
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,609,675
   
Net Assets $5,857,005

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$110,577 2.81% Laura Zurndahl President, CEO

Mission

New Moms serves young moms and children in Chicago who are experiencing poverty and homelessness. We exclusively serve this unique population, providing comprehensive supports and long-term coaching in the areas of stable jobs, safe homes, and strong families.

Services include:
Housing: housing & supportive services for homeless families (serves ~90 families annually).
Family Support: home-based parent coaching; child health & development monitoring; doula services supporting healthy pregnancies; and weekly parent support groups (serves ~200 families annually).
Job Training: career planning; education re-enrollment assistance; job-readiness training; paid transitional jobs at our social enterprise candle company, Bright Endeavors; and permanent job placement assistance.

All services are designed to serve both generations simultaneously--helping families to stabilize and plans for economic and housing independence--breaking the cycle of multi-generational poverty.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New Moms (IL) 92.24 four stars
Metropolitan Family Services (IL) 92.61 four stars
Providence Connections (PA) 86.46 three stars
Dawning Family Services (FL) 88.88 three stars
Goodman Jewish Family Service of Broward County (FL) 91.16 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

New Moms
5317 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60651
tel: (773) 252-3253
fax: (773) 252-5320
EIN: 36-3265804

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Board Leadership

Robert Demeter
Chair

CEO

Laura Zumdahl
President, CEO