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Education : Early Childhood Programs and Services

Jumpstart

Jumpstart is working toward the day every child in America enters school prepared to succeed.

three stars

83.93

308 Congress Street 6th Floor
Boston, MA 02210
tel: (617) 542-5867   Web Site
EIN: 04-3262046

Board Leadership
Chris Stadler
Chairman

CEO
Naila Bolus
President & CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.93 three stars
  Financial 78.74 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Jumpstart is a national early education organization working toward the day every child in America enters school prepared to succeed. Jumpstart delivers a research-based and cost-effective program by training college students and community volunteers to serve preschool-age children in low-income neighborhoods. Through a proven curriculum, these children develop the language and literacy skills they need to be ready for school, setting them on a path for lifelong success.

Jumpstart is a proud member of the AmeriCorps national service network.

Jumpstart is a national early education organization working toward the day every child in America enters school prepared to succeed. Jumpstart delivers a research-based and cost-effective program by training college students and community volunteers to serve preschool-age children in low-income neighborhoods. Through a proven curriculum, these children develop the language and literacy skills they need to be ready for school, setting them on a path for lifelong success.

Jumpstart is a proud member of the AmeriCorps national service network.

Financial

two stars

78.74

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 12/01/2017 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)
80.6%
  Administrative Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.25
  Program Expenses Growth -2.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 30.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jumpstart on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jumpstart on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jumpstart (MA) 83.93 three stars
Families Forward Learning Center (CA) 89.83 three stars
Phoenix Day (AZ) 86.67 three stars
Reach Out and Read (MA) 89.39 three stars
Educational First Steps (TX) 92.83 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,654,516
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,893,927
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $4,666,601
Total Contributions $13,215,044
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $13,215,044
   Other Revenue $-323,406
TOTAL REVENUE $12,891,638
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $12,110,352
   Administrative Expenses $1,638,344
   Fundraising Expenses $1,531,765
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $15,280,461
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,388,823
   
Net Assets $4,175,091

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
Education $12,110,352 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-08 12/01/2017 83.93 three stars
2015-08 10/01/2016 84.16 three stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 84.13 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 11/01/2015 84.70 three stars
2013-08 10/01/2014 84.87 three stars
2012-08 09/01/2013 84.95 three stars
2011-08 08/01/2012 92.69 four stars
2010-08 12/01/2011 87.60 three stars
2009-08 09/20/2011 89.88 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-08 02/01/2011 83.83 three stars
2008-08 10/01/2009 90.54 four stars
2007-08 03/01/2009 90.58 four stars
2006-08 10/01/2007 90.50 four stars
2005-08 07/01/2006 90.29 four stars
2004-08 01/01/2006 82.09 three stars
2003-08 10/01/2004 84.33 three stars
2002-08 12/01/2003 89.39 three stars
2001-08 10/15/2002 89.71 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 04-3262046
Name in IRS Master File JUMPSTART FOR YOUNG CHILDREN INC
NTEE Code B21
NTEE Classification Kindergarten, Preschool, Nursery School, Early Admissions
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(59) Other school related 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 February, 1995
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013
  • August, 2012

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$231,867 1.51% Nailia Bolus President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jumpstart (MA) 83.93 three stars
Small Steps Nurturing Center (TX) 91.88 four stars
Educational First Steps (TX) 92.83 four stars
Literacy, Inc. (NY) 91.23 four stars
Families Forward Learning Center (CA) 89.83 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jumpstart
308 Congress Street
6th Floor
Boston, MA 02210
tel: (617) 542-5867
EIN: 04-3262046

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Board Leadership

Chris Stadler
Chairman

CEO

Naila Bolus
President & CEO

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