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Human Services : Social Services

Jersey Battered Women's Service

Helping those hurt by domestic abuse

four stars

95.99

P.O. Box 1437 Morristown, NJ 07962
tel: (973) 267-7520   Web Site
EIN: 22-2170048

Board Leadership
Judy O'Hagan
President

CEO
Patricia Sly
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.99 four stars
  Financial 94.34 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

94.34

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
84.5%
  Administrative Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.30
  Program Expenses Growth 1.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jersey Battered Women's Service on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jersey Battered Women's Service on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jersey Battered Women's Service (NJ) 95.99 four stars
Partnership Against Domestic Violence (GA) 88.84 three stars
Abused Deaf Women's Advocacy Services (WA) 86.17 three stars
The Women's Center, Wisconsin (WI) 91.90 four stars
Jenesse Center (CA) 86.05 three stars

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Founded in 1976, Jersey Battered Women's Service (JBWS) in Morris County, NJ is a full-service domestic violence and domestic abuse prevention agency with volunteer opportunities. The services include a 24-hour hotline; counseling; safe house; transitional living; children's services; life skills education; vocational counseling; batterer's intervention; legal assistance; teen dating violence services; and professional training, education and youth prevention programs. The mission of JBWS is the prevention and empowerment of the victim of domestic violence, the rehabilitation of family members, and the education of the public about domestic violence and its consequences.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,334,365
   Federated Campaigns $52,790
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $306,013
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,378,911
Total Contributions $3,072,079
   Program Service Revenue $80,358
Total Primary Revenue $3,152,437
   Other Revenue $423,261
TOTAL REVENUE $3,575,698
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,855,950
   Administrative Expenses $348,409
   Fundraising Expenses $145,594
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,349,953
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $225,745
   
Net Assets $9,452,613

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
Arbour House $800,069 28.0%
Simon House $658,716 23.1%
Counseling & Advocacy $469,600 16.4%

Ratings History
Jersey Battered Women's Service has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 02/01/2017 95.99 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.85 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 91.71 four stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 88.53 three stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 84.25 three stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 86.35 three stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 86.55 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 90.88 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 85.84 three stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 89.07 three stars
2007-12 07/01/2009 86.09 three stars
2006-12 10/01/2007 88.64 three stars
2005-12 11/01/2006 91.64 four stars
2004-12 12/01/2005 93.63 four stars
2003-12 08/01/2005 93.52 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 22-2170048
Name in IRS Master File JERSEY BATTERED WOMENS SERVICE
NTEE Code P43
NTEE Classification Family Violence Shelters, Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (563) Marriage counseling
Foundation Status Hospital or medical research organization 170(b)(1)(A)(iii)
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 October, 1978
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$132,072 3.94% Patricia Sly Executive Director

Founded in 1976, Jersey Battered Women's Service (JBWS) in Morris County, NJ is a full-service domestic violence and domestic abuse prevention agency with volunteer opportunities. The services include a 24-hour hotline; counseling; safe house; transitional living; children's services; life skills education; vocational counseling; batterer's intervention; legal assistance; teen dating violence services; and professional training, education and youth prevention programs. The mission of JBWS is the prevention and empowerment of the victim of domestic violence, the rehabilitation of family members, and the education of the public about domestic violence and its consequences.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jersey Battered Women's Service (NJ) 95.99 four stars
The Family Place (TX) 92.16 four stars
Domestic Abuse Intervention Services (WI) 94.06 four stars
Connections for Abused Women and their Children (IL) 91.72 four stars
Chrysalis Shelter for Victims of Domestic Violence (AZ) 88.04 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jersey Battered Women's Service
P.O. Box 1437
Morristown, NJ 07962
tel: (973) 267-7520
fax: (973) 605-5898
EIN: 22-2170048

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Board Leadership

Judy O'Hagan
President

CEO

Patricia Sly
Executive Director

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