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Human Services : Social Services

Jersey Battered Women's Service

Safety, Support & Solutions for Abuse

94.08

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

Board Leadership
Brooke Wiener
Chair

CEO
Diane Williams
President & CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.08
  Financial 91.63
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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; professional training, education and youth prevention programs; and the Morris Family Justice Center. The mission of JBWS is the prevention of domestic violence through the protection and empowerment of the victim, the rehabilitation of family members, the advocacy for social reform to prevent partner violence, and the education of the public about domestic violence and its consequences.

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; professional training, education and youth prevention programs; and the Morris Family Justice Center. The mission of JBWS is the prevention of domestic violence through the protection and empowerment of the victim, the rehabilitation of family members, the advocacy for social reform to prevent partner violence, and the education of the public about domestic violence and its consequences.

Financial

91.63

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

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)
83.0%
  Administrative Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.06
  Program Expenses Growth 2.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.5%
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) 94.08
Montgomery County Women's Center (TX) 86.38
Domestic Violence Project (OH) 86.54
Harbor House Domestic Abuse Programs (WI) 90.87
Hubbard House (FL) 94.10

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,247,083
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $487,334
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,159,502
Total Contributions $3,893,919
   Program Service Revenue $79,345
Total Primary Revenue $3,973,264
   Other Revenue $212,414
TOTAL REVENUE $4,185,678
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,569,247
   Administrative Expenses $482,802
   Fundraising Expenses $342,075
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,394,124
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-208,446
   
Net Assets $10,683,154

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 $838,536 23.5%
Simon House $619,517 17.3%
Counseling & Advocacy $565,638 15.8%

Ratings History
Jersey Battered Women's Service has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 04/01/2021 94.08
2018-12 12/01/2019 98.33
2017-12 02/01/2019 98.98
2016-12 04/01/2018 99.15
2015-12 02/01/2017 95.99
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.85
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 91.71
2013-12 06/01/2015 88.53
2012-12 12/01/2013 84.25
2011-12 04/01/2013 86.35
2010-12 02/01/2012 86.55
2009-12 09/20/2011 90.88
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 85.84
2008-12 04/01/2010 89.07
2007-12 07/01/2009 86.09
2006-12 10/01/2007 88.64
2005-12 11/01/2006 91.64
2004-12 12/01/2005 93.63
2003-12 08/01/2005 93.52

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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$143,000 3.25% Diane Williams President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jersey Battered Women's Service (NJ) 94.08
WEAVE (CA) 90.71
Women In Distress of Broward County (FL) 96.66
National Network to End Domestic Violence (DC) 92.24
Mission Granbury (TX) 86.41

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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

Brooke Wiener
Chair

CEO

Diane Williams
President & CEO

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