(PHOENIX – April 8, 2019) – Jewish Family & Children’s Service (JFCS) was recognized with their first Platinum Seal of Transparency from GuideStar, the world’s largest nonprofit database. The highest Seal of Transparency, this rating requires nonprofits share their metrics and address the progress made towards their mission. This helps distinguish JFCS among other nonprofits and allows them to earn twice as much engagement with their profile.
“JFCS is grateful to our many generous individual and corporate donors who support our ongoing programs,” says Dr. Lorrie Henderson, President and CEO of JFCS. “The Platinum Seal of Transparency demonstrates to our many contributors that we are good stewards of our donors’ financial support.”
Serving the Valley for more than 80 years, JFCS has supported thousands of children, teens and adults through trauma, family violence, mental illness and substance abuse, as well as other serious behavioral, physical and social obstacles. Their compassionate, attentive and confident care distinguishes them among other local organizations.
As the world’s largest source of information on nonprofit organizations, GuideStar rates nonprofits on their efficiency and effectiveness for the general public. With access to 1.8 million organizations, it is the most complete, up-to-date source of nonprofit data available.
About Jewish Family & Children’s Service
Jewish Family & Children’s Service (JFCS) is a non-profit, non-sectarian organization that strengthens the community by providing behavioral health, healthcare and social services to all ages, faiths and backgrounds. At JFCS we hope for a future where families are strong, where our elders are cared for and where children are safe. Our dedication to our mission is strengthened by our commitment to our core Jewish values that honor community and the continuity of the generations.