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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Jewish Family and Children's Service of Greater Philadelphia

Committed to our mission. Proud of our history.

four stars

91.70

2100 Arch Street Fifth Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
tel: (267) 256-2018   Web Site
EIN: 23-1352026

Board Leadership
Anna Boni
Board Chair

CEO
Paula Goldstein
President, CEO

  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 03/01/2021 using data provided by the charity on a consolidated pro forma 990 which was verified against 990s received from the IRS.

Jewish Family and Children's Service of Greater Philadelphia has a unique and vital mission: to strengthen families and individuals across generations and cultures to achieve stability, independence and community. We work to fulfill that mission by adhering to the key principles of: living our Jewish values; serving all people, including the most vulnerable in our community; acting with respect and compassion; embracing diversity and inclusion; being transparent and accountable; and emphasizing excellence in everything we do, in order to be a leading and relevant provider of family services.

Jewish Family and Children's Service of Greater Philadelphia has a unique and vital mission: to strengthen families and individuals across generations and cultures to achieve stability, independence and community. We work to fulfill that mission by adhering to the key principles of: living our Jewish values; serving all people, including the most vulnerable in our community; acting with respect and compassion; embracing diversity and inclusion; being transparent and accountable; and emphasizing excellence in everything we do, in order to be a leading and relevant provider of family services.

Financial

three stars

88.27

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
88.2%
  Administrative Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.70
  Program Expenses Growth 5.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Family and Children's Service of Greater Philadelphia on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Family and Children's Service of Greater Philadelphia on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Family and Children's Service of Greater Philadelphia (PA) 91.70 four stars
Kidworks (CA) 90.65 four stars
Goodman Jewish Family Service of Broward County (FL) 94.69 four stars
Metropolitan Family Services (IL) 94.63 four stars
CEDARS (NE) 89.39 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,450,722
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $146,745
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $6,102,570
Total Contributions $12,700,037
   Program Service Revenue $1,861,218
Total Primary Revenue $14,561,255
   Other Revenue $782,230
TOTAL REVENUE $15,343,485
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $14,573,078
   Administrative Expenses $1,093,262
   Fundraising Expenses $599,325
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $16,265,665
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-922,180
   
Net Assets $24,891,997

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
Child Welfare Services $4,875,797 33.5%
Older Adult Services $3,249,656 22.3%
Individual and Family Services $1,995,715 13.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-08 03/01/2021 91.70 four stars
2019-08 02/01/2021 88.62 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 23-1352026
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH FAMILY AND CHILDRENS SERVICE OF GREATER PHILADELPHIA
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 (399) Other housing activities
(32) Nursery school
(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 April, 1942
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • August, 2018
  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$205,721 1.26% Paula Goldstein Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Family and Children's Service of Greater Philadelphia (PA) 91.70 four stars
Goodman Jewish Family Service of Broward County (FL) 94.69 four stars
Nurses for Newborns (MO) 85.86 three stars
Ruth & Norman Rales Jewish Family Service (FL) 94.74 four stars
ALIVE! (VA) 88.52 three stars

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Note: This rating represents consolidated financial data for these organizations:

  • Foundation of the Jewish Family & Childrens Services of Phila Inc. (22-2817215)

Charity Contact Info

Jewish Family and Children's Service of Greater Philadelphia
2100 Arch Street
Fifth Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
tel: (267) 256-2018
EIN: 23-1352026

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Board Leadership

Anna Boni
Board Chair

CEO

Paula Goldstein
President, CEO

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