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Jewish Foundation for Group Homes

Independence starts here

four stars

92.54

1500 East Jefferson Street Rockville, MD 20852
tel: (240) 283-6000   Web Site
EIN: 52-1263608

Board Leadership
Barbara Berish Brown
President

CEO
David A. Ervin
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.54 four stars
  Financial 89.46 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Jewish Foundation for Group Homes (JFGH) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to enhancing the independence, dignity, choice, and community inclusion of individuals with disabilities, regardless of faith or creed. JFGH's programs support more than 200 individuals in over 70 sites throughout the Washington D.C Metropolitan area. Support is provided through JFGH's residential, transitioning youth and social programs.

Our Mission is to provide individuals with developmental disabilities and/or chronic mental disorders with the opportunity to live independently within the community with dignity, personal choice, and respect while offering the opportunity to experience Jewish life and supporting others with the opportunity to practice their own faith.

The Jewish Foundation for Group Homes (JFGH) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to enhancing the independence, dignity, choice, and community inclusion of individuals with disabilities, regardless of faith or creed. JFGH's programs support more than 200 individuals in over 70 sites throughout the Washington D.C Metropolitan area. Support is provided through JFGH's residential, transitioning youth and social programs.

Our Mission is to provide individuals with developmental disabilities and/or chronic mental disorders with the opportunity to live independently within the community with dignity, personal choice, and respect while offering the opportunity to experience Jewish life and supporting others with the opportunity to practice their own faith.

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Financial

three stars

89.46

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

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)
87.2%
  Administrative Expenses 10.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.73
  Program Expenses Growth 7.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 21.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Foundation for Group Homes on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Foundation for Group Homes on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Foundation for Group Homes (MD) 92.54 four stars
American Friends of Shalva Israel (NY) 87.30 three stars
Variety the Children's Charity of Southern California (CA) 91.35 four stars
Pine Tree Society (ME) 96.46 four stars
The Center for Individuals With Physical Challenges (OK) 86.44 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,774,862
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $61,601
   Fundraising Events $674,752
   Related Organizations $189,104
   Government Grants $108,711
Total Contributions $3,809,030
   Program Service Revenue $12,114,779
Total Primary Revenue $15,923,809
   Other Revenue $254,115
TOTAL REVENUE $16,177,924
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $12,936,888
   Administrative Expenses $1,562,383
   Fundraising Expenses $376,145
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $14,875,416
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,302,508
   
Net Assets $25,944,182

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
Group Homes $10,636,108 82.2%
Greenwald Community Supported Living Arrangements $1,064,084 8.2%
Meaningful Opportunities for Successful Transitions (MOST) $769,334 5.9%

Ratings History
Jewish Foundation for Group Homes has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 07/01/2019 92.54 four stars
2017-06 03/01/2019 90.97 four stars
2017-06 09/01/2018 87.93 three stars
2016-06 12/01/2017 91.33 four stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 91.90 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 95.65 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 90.57 four stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 91.89 four stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 91.62 four stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 87.20 three stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 90.01 four stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 90.96 four stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 86.74 three stars
2010-06 10/01/2011 87.70 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 85.98 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 09/01/2010 92.23 four stars
2008-06 08/01/2009 92.78 four stars
2007-06 05/01/2008 91.17 four stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 91.92 four stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 91.01 four 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 52-1263608
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH FOUNDATION FOR GROUP HOMES
NTEE Code P70
NTEE Classification Residential, Custodial Care
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 September, 1982
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$219,150 1.47% Scot Marken Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Foundation for Group Homes (MD) 92.54 four stars
Misericordia (IL) 94.16 four stars
Providence Child Center Foundation (OR) 89.71 three stars
Pine Tree Society (ME) 96.46 four stars
Special K Ranch (MT) 90.04 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Foundation for Group Homes
1500 East Jefferson Street
Rockville, MD 20852
tel: (240) 283-6000
fax: (240) 715-9139
EIN: 52-1263608

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Board Leadership

Barbara Berish Brown
President

CEO

David A. Ervin
Chief Executive Officer

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