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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
Jacob A. Riis Neighborhood Settlement House

A BBB Accredited charity

 


  • Meets all standards

Expiration Date:
02/2016
Name:
Jacob A. Riis Neighborhood Settlement House
Address:
10-25 41st Avenue
Long Island City, NY 11101
Phone:
718-784-7447
Year, State Incorporated:
1902, New York
Affiliates:
None
Stated Purpose:
" Jacob A. Riis Neighborhood Settlement House builds and strengthens underserved communities in Western Queens and acts as a catalyst for change. "






Evaluation Conclusions
 

              
Jacob A. Riis Neighborhood Settlement House meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.




Programs
 

              
Jacob A. Riis Neighborhood Settlement House provides resources, opportunities, and support in educational, social, cultural, and health areas to serve the needs of the community. The organization also assists community members to build meaningful, self-sufficient lives and helps them to reach their greatest potential.



Governance
 

              
Chief Executive Officer:
Mr. Christopher Hanway, Executive Director
Compensation*:
$90,000
Chair of the Board:
Mr. Michael Bingold
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:
Chief of Staff, Flushing Bank
Board Size:
19
Paid Staff Size:
104



*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, grant proposals, internet, Newsletter- Riis Catalyst
Fund raising costs were 3.1% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $3,311,828, 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 Jacob A Riis Neighborhood Settlement House's Audited Financial Statements for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2012.

Source of Funds  

Government grants

$2,410,696

Foundation contributions

572,068

Other contributions

104,592

In-kind rent

86,822

In-kind contributions

80,865

Event income (net of direct expenses)

56,785

Participant activities

16,469

Unrealized gain on investments

10,547

Realized gain on investments

4,240

Rental income

490

Interest income

312

Total Income

$3,343,886

Program Expenses  

Programs for Youth Development

$1,962,972

Senior Citizens Programs

432,888

Immigration, Adult and Community Services

297,194

In-School Youth Program

155,169
Total Program Expenses:
Fund Raising Expenses
Administrative Expenses

Total expenses

Income in Excess of Expenses

2,848,223
101,808
339,277

$3,289,308

$54,578




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses


Programs: 87%  Fund Raising: 3%  Administrative 10% 
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Beginning net assets $911,473
Ending net assets 966,051
Total liabilities 73,259

Total assets

$1,039,310






 

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