Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

The Jefferson Awards Foundation

We Power Those Who Change the World

three stars

83.63

100 West Tenth Street Suite 215
Wilmington, DE 19801
tel: (302) 622-9101   Web Site
EIN: 52-0959336

Board Leadership
Jack Russi
Chair

CEO
Hillary Beard Schafer
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.63 three stars
  Financial 77.94 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Jefferson Awards Foundation (JAF) powers others to have maximum impact on the things they care about most. Through celebration, they inspire action. Their programs and partnerships drive Americans to change their communities and the world.

The Jefferson Awards Foundation (JAF) powers others to have maximum impact on the things they care about most. Through celebration, they inspire action. Their programs and partnerships drive Americans to change their communities and the world.

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Financial

two stars

77.94

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
79.9%
  Administrative Expenses 13.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.49
  Program Expenses Growth 1.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 60.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Jefferson Awards Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Jefferson Awards Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,241,492
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $155,030
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,396,522
   Program Service Revenue $544,511
Total Primary Revenue $1,941,033
   Other Revenue $694,969
TOTAL REVENUE $2,636,002
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,374,972
   Administrative Expenses $315,944
   Fundraising Expenses $212,811
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,903,727
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-267,725
   
Net Assets $1,561,119

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$140,000 4.82% Robin Adelson Managing Director
Other Salaries of Note
$100,000 3.44% Sam Beard President
$20,833 0.71% Hillary Beard Schafer Executive Director

Mission

The Jefferson Awards Foundation (JAF) powers others to have maximum impact on the things they care about most. Through celebration, they inspire action. Their programs and partnerships drive Americans to change their communities and the world.

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Charity Contact Info

The Jefferson Awards Foundation
100 West Tenth Street
Suite 215
Wilmington, DE 19801
tel: (302) 622-9101
EIN: 52-0959336

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Board Leadership

Jack Russi
Chair

CEO

Hillary Beard Schafer
Executive Director