Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

The Jefferson Awards Foundation

We Power Those Who Change the World

four stars

91.18

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 91.18 four stars
  Financial 88.20 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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

three stars

88.20

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
78.7%
  Administrative Expenses 14.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.75
  Program Expenses Growth 16.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 47.8%
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 $1,538,598
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,538,598
   Program Service Revenue $985,490
Total Primary Revenue $2,524,088
   Other Revenue $179,582
TOTAL REVENUE $2,703,670
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,864,046
   Administrative Expenses $515,447
   Fundraising Expenses $241,435
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,620,928
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-917,258
   
Net Assets $2,393,880

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$125,000 3.45% Hillary Beard Schafer Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$100,000 2.76% Sam Beard President

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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The Jefferson Awards Foundation (DE) 91.18 four stars
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Oliver Scholars (NY) 92.11 four stars

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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