Jewish Family & Children's Services

Jewish Family & Children's Services

San Francisco, CA 94115
Tax ID94-1156528

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Jewish Family and Children's Services of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties (JFCS) is one of the oldest and largest human service institutions in the United States. Founded in 1850 by immigrant pioneers, today JFCS continues to be an extended family of care, serving thousands of people annually with the highest-quality, research-based social services. JFCS is grateful to the many generous donors, businesses, and foundations that enable us to continue our humanitarian work.


Strengthening individuals. Strengthening families. Strengthening community. That’s what Jewish Family and Children’s Services is all about. As the problem-solving center for residents of San Francisco, Marin, Sonoma, Santa Clara, and San Mateo counties, we are a lifeline for children, families, and older adults facing personal crises or challenges. Whether it’s help for a major life transition or support for other challenges, JFCS is here for you. We have over 40 programs, including home care for seniors, therapy for children, youth volunteer programs, services for people with disabilities, and much more. Founded in 1850, JFCS is one of the oldest and largest human service agencies in the United States. We are guided by the Jewish traditions of advancing human dignity for everyone, community responsibility, inter-generational ties, and repairing the world. JFCS serves people of all faiths and backgrounds with our comprehensive system of care. Our professional teams bring years of experience to every client who walks through the door. As a national leader in developing innovative human services, JFCS incorporates the latest research and best practices to ensure everyone gets the highest quality services and care. JFCS also helps ensure that the poor, the elderly, and the sick will be cared for and are not alone. We are grateful to the many generous donors, businesses, and foundations that enable us to continue this humanitarian work.

Interesting data from their 2020 990 filing

The mission of the non-profit, as stated in the filing, is “See schedule o”.

When referring to its tasks, they were described as: “Jewish family and children's services exists to provide professional and volunteer services for the purposes of developing, restoring, and maintaining the competency of families and individuals of all ages. jfcs provides preventive, educational, therapeutic, and supportive services, within the context of historic jewish values, emphasizing inter-generational ties and community responsibility.”.

  • The non-profit is operating legally in the state of CA.
  • The non-profit's address for the year 2020 is listed as PO BOX 159004, SAN FRANCISCO, CA, 941159004 in the filing.
  • The form submitted by the non-profit organization for 2020 reports 780 employees.
  • Is not a private foundation.
  • Expenses are greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue is greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue less expenses is $20,579.
  • The organization has 30 independent voting members.
  • The organization was formed in 1904.
  • The organization pays $27,275,790 in salary, compensation, and benefits to its employees.
  • The organization pays $2,487,012 in fundraising expenses.

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