Charity ReviewIssued: August 2016 Expires: August 2018
Standards for Charity Accountability
Dorot meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
Alleviates social isolation among the elderly and provides services to help them live independently as valued members of the community. Serves the Jewish and wider community, bringing the generations together in a mutually beneficial partnership of elders, volunteers and professionals. Provides an effective model for others.
Incorporated: 1976 in NY
Founded in 1976, DOROT is a multi-service not-for-profit that creates a dynamic partnership of volunteers, professionals, and seniors dedicated to enhancing the lives of the elderly. Services include home-delivered meals, shopping and escort services, homelessness prevention, health and wellness activities, telephone-based classes for the home bound, friendly visiting programs, and intergenerational activities, all of which combat social isolation. DOROT's programs serve the entire person: our social workers assess seniors carefully to ascertain their needs and ensure that they are being met, referring them within the agency and to other organizations. DOROT promotes volunteerism, and educates and informs young people about the needs of the aged, preparing them for future leadership roles in service of the elderly.
CEO: Mr. Mark Meridy Compensation:* $284,289
Board Chair: Ms. Donna Jakubovitz Business Affiliation: Vice President, Joremi Enterprises, Inc
Board Size: 20
Staff: 60* Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts and other allowances.
% of Related Contributions on Fundraising: 4.03%
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.
The following information is based on Dorot Audited Financial Statements for the fiscal year ending Tuesday, June 30, 2015.
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