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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
Westchester Jewish Community Services

A BBB Accredited charity

 


  • Meets all standards

Expiration Date:
12/2015
Name:
Westchester Jewish Community Services
Address:
845 North Broadway
White Plains, NY 10603
Phone:
914-761-0600
Web Site:
Year, State Incorporated:
1944, New York
Affiliates:
Home Health Services of WJCS, Inc., Community Programs of Westchester Jewish Community Services
Stated Purpose:
" Westchester Jewish Community Services is a non-sectarian, not-for-profit broad based human service agency dedicated to helping people of all ages cope with emotional, cognitive, environmental, physical, interpersonal, social and educational challenges. "






Evaluation Conclusions
 

              
Westchester Jewish Community Services (WJCS) meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.




Programs
 

              
With expertise in many areas of human services, the innovative programs of WJCS serve Westchester residents through school, clinic, home and community based sites. The four focus areas of WJCS are Children, Youth and Family Services, Mental Health Services, Residential and Non-Residential Services for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, Geriatric Services and Home Health Services. WJCS offers privately funded programs to meet the needs of the Jewish community.



Governance
 

              
Chief Executive Officer:
Mr. Alan Trager, CEO
Compensation*:
$326,895
Chair of the Board:
Mr. Barry Kaplan
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:
Maple Tree Capital Management
Board Size:
32
Paid Staff Size:
761



*Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.




Fund Raising
 

              
Method(s) Used:


Direct mail appeals, invitations to fund raising events, print advertisements (newspapers, magazines, etc.), grant proposals
Fund raising costs were 3.1% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $5,635,030, are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)




Tax Status
 

              
This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.




Financial
 

              
The following information is based on WJCS's Audited Financial Statements - Combined for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2012.

Source of Funds  

Fees and grants from government agencies

$29,224,278

Contributions and grants

2,830,343

Non-government fees and other

2,589,384

UJA/Federation

2,440,535

Investment income

503,106

Special events, net

364,152

Rental and other income

204,373

Unrealized (losses) gains on investment

(594,983)

Total Income

$37,561,188

Program Expenses  

Program services - Services for developmentally disabled

$11,978,920

Program services - Community based

8,403,053

Program services - Clinic

8,038,050

Program services - Home care

3,364,367
Total Program Expenses:
Fund Raising Expenses
Administrative Expenses

Total expenses

Income in Excess of Expenses

31,784,390
172,230
4,152,069

$36,108,689

$1,452,499




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses


Programs: 88%  Fund Raising: 1%  Administrative 12% 
Roll the cursor over the pie chart to see the dollar amounts.


Beginning net assets $25,820,295
Ending net assets 27,272,794
Total liabilities 16,775,647

Total assets

$44,048,441






 

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