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Human Services : Social Services

Jewish Foundation for Group Homes

Independence starts here

93.55

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

Board Leadership
Eva Cowen
President

CEO
David A. Ervin
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.55
  Financial 90.88
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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.

Financial

90.88

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2020 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)
86.8%
  Administrative Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.72
  Program Expenses Growth 5.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.4%
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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Foundation for Group Homes (MD) 93.55
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Variety - the Children's Charity of the Delaware Valley (PA) 85.01
Special K Ranch (MT) 91.94
Pearl Buck Center (OR) 95.14

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,595,001
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $79,228
   Fundraising Events $735,501
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $107,358
Total Contributions $2,517,088
   Program Service Revenue $12,636,427
Total Primary Revenue $15,153,515
   Other Revenue $361,077
TOTAL REVENUE $15,514,592
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $13,277,626
   Administrative Expenses $1,794,914
   Fundraising Expenses $351,709
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $15,424,249
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $90,343
   
Net Assets $27,054,371

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 and Alternative Living Units $10,886,903 82.0%
Greenwald Personal Support $1,006,178 7.6%
Meaningful Opportunities for Successful Transitions (MOST) $781,364 5.9%

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 11/01/2020 93.55
2018-06 07/01/2019 92.54
2017-06 03/01/2019 90.97
2017-06 09/01/2018 87.93
2016-06 12/01/2017 91.33
2015-06 10/01/2016 91.90
2014-06 06/01/2016 95.65
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 90.57
2013-06 12/01/2014 91.89
2013-06 09/01/2014 91.62
2013-06 08/01/2014 87.20
2012-06 09/01/2013 90.01
2011-06 08/01/2012 90.96
2011-06 07/01/2012 86.74
2010-06 10/01/2011 87.70
2010-06 09/20/2011 85.98
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 09/01/2010 92.23
2008-06 08/01/2009 92.78
2007-06 05/01/2008 91.17
2006-06 05/01/2007 91.92

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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$212,386 1.37% Scot Marken Former Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Foundation for Group Homes (MD) 93.55
Holy Childhood (NY) 91.36
Misericordia (IL) 94.60
Kostopulos Dream Foundation (UT) 91.61
Variety - the Children's Charity of the Delaware Valley (PA) 85.01

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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

Eva Cowen
President

CEO

David A. Ervin
Chief Executive Officer

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