Charity ReviewIssued: November 2016 Expires: November 2018
Metropolitan Family Service, Inc.
Standards for Charity Accountability
Metropolitan Family Service, Inc. does not meet the following 1 Standards for Charity Accountability.
Metropolitan Family Service, Inc. does not meet this standard because:
In addition, BBB requested, but did not receive, complete information on the organization and is unable to verify the organization's compliance with the following Standard(s) for Charity Accountability: #6 #7
The mission of Metropolitan Family Service (MFS) is to help people move beyond the limitations of poverty, inequity and social isolation. MFS delivers proven programs to help people succeed at home, in school and in the community. They are here to support parents and students, to help our older neighbors, to connect working families with vital resources and to energize volunteers and inspire future generations. Their experienced and dedicated staff partner with volunteers, community members and a dedicated Board of Directors in order to make today's communities work.
Incorporated: 1950 in OR
Also Known As: MFS
MFS offers the following through a variety of programs and services:
- Strengthening early childhood development and building youth success through collaboration and innovation -- so that every child gets a good start in life and has the opportunity to grow into healthy, educated, productive, and engaged members of our community.
- Developing and promoting effective approaches to community-based health and wellness throughout the lifespan -- so that people are equipped to play an active role in their well-being and societal costs for healthcare can be reduced.
- Advancing individual and family economic well-being -- so that people in our community can live with dignity, security and purpose.
Board Chair: Mr. Steven M Wilker, Attorney Business Affiliation: Tonkon Torp LLP
CEO: Ms. Judy Strand, Chief Executive Officer and President Business Affiliation: Metropolitan Family Service
Board Size: 19
% of Related Contributions on Fundraising: 3.76%
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 Metropolitan Family Service, Inc. Audited Financial Statements for the fiscal year ending Tuesday, June 30, 2015.
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