Human Services : Social Services

DOROT

Generations helping generations

95.82

171 West 85th Street New York, NY 10024
tel: (212) 769-2850   Web Site
EIN: 13-3264005

Board Leadership
Ellen Marram
President

CEO
Mark L. Meridy
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.82
  Financial 94.92
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1976, DOROT's mission is to enhance the lives of Jewish and other elderly in the greater New York metropolitan area through a dynamic partnership of volunteers, professionals, and elders; to foster mutually beneficial interaction between the generations; and to provide education, guidance and leadership in developing volunteer-based programs for the elderly nationally and internationally. DOROT's programs address basic needs of the elderly, such as food and housing, health and wellness services, and life management skills; provide social, cultural, religious, and educational activities to alleviate isolation and to bring the generations together; promote an ethic of volunteerism; and foster respect for human dignity among people of all ages in accordance with Jewish values.

Founded in 1976, DOROT's mission is to enhance the lives of Jewish and other elderly in the greater New York metropolitan area through a dynamic partnership of volunteers, professionals, and elders; to foster mutually beneficial interaction between the generations; and to provide education, guidance and leadership in developing volunteer-based programs for the elderly nationally and internationally. DOROT's programs address basic needs of the elderly, such as food and housing, health and wellness services, and life management skills; provide social, cultural, religious, and educational activities to alleviate isolation and to bring the generations together; promote an ethic of volunteerism; and foster respect for human dignity among people of all ages in accordance with Jewish values.

Financial

94.92

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 04/01/2021 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)
81.4%
  Administrative Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.92
  Program Expenses Growth 8.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by DOROT on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by DOROT on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,287,055
   Federated Campaigns $492,066
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $303,154
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $100,466
Total Contributions $7,182,741
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $7,182,741
   Other Revenue $447,996
TOTAL REVENUE $7,630,737
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $7,450,274
   Administrative Expenses $820,488
   Fundraising Expenses $839,415
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,110,177
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,479,440
   
Net Assets $25,344,674

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$308,944 3.39% Mark Meridy Executive Director

Mission

Founded in 1976, DOROT's mission is to enhance the lives of Jewish and other elderly in the greater New York metropolitan area through a dynamic partnership of volunteers, professionals, and elders; to foster mutually beneficial interaction between the generations; and to provide education, guidance and leadership in developing volunteer-based programs for the elderly nationally and internationally. DOROT's programs address basic needs of the elderly, such as food and housing, health and wellness services, and life management skills; provide social, cultural, religious, and educational activities to alleviate isolation and to bring the generations together; promote an ethic of volunteerism; and foster respect for human dignity among people of all ages in accordance with Jewish values.

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Charity Contact Info

DOROT
171 West 85th Street
New York, NY 10024
tel: (212) 769-2850
fax: (212) 769-4989
EIN: 13-3264005

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Board Leadership

Ellen Marram
President

CEO

Mark L. Meridy
Executive Director