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Community Development : Jewish Federations (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee

Ensuring the continuity of the Jewish people

four stars

90.99

Klingenstein Jewish Center 580 McIntosh Road
Sarasota, FL 34232
tel: (941) 371-4546   Web Site
EIN: 59-1227747

Board Leadership
Randon Carvel
President

CEO
Howard Tevlowitz
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.99 four stars
  Financial 90.09 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Sarasota-Manatee Jewish Federation is to ensure the continuity of the Jewish people, enhance the quality of Jewish life and build a strong, secure and unified Jewish community in Sarasota-Manatee, in Israel and throughout the world. The Federation advances this mission with its partner network by: meeting the human needs of the Sarasota-Manatee Jewish community and of fellow Jews worldwide, promoting a positive Jewish identity, supporting Israel, involving and building community among the Jews of Sarasota-Manatee, and strengthening ties between the Sarasota-Manatee Jewish community and the broader society in which it exists.

The mission of the Sarasota-Manatee Jewish Federation is to ensure the continuity of the Jewish people, enhance the quality of Jewish life and build a strong, secure and unified Jewish community in Sarasota-Manatee, in Israel and throughout the world. The Federation advances this mission with its partner network by: meeting the human needs of the Sarasota-Manatee Jewish community and of fellow Jews worldwide, promoting a positive Jewish identity, supporting Israel, involving and building community among the Jews of Sarasota-Manatee, and strengthening ties between the Sarasota-Manatee Jewish community and the broader society in which it exists.

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Financial

four stars

90.09

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
79.9%
  Administrative Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.47
  Program Expenses Growth 6.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee (FL) 90.99 four stars
Jewish Community of Louisville (KY) 91.41 four stars
Jewish Federation of San Diego County (CA) 89.55 three stars
Jewish Federation of Jacksonville (FL) 90.58 four stars
Jewish Federation of St. Louis (MO) 91.91 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,644,985
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $16,600
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $9,661,585
   Program Service Revenue $290,772
Total Primary Revenue $9,952,357
   Other Revenue $2,033,866
TOTAL REVENUE $11,986,223
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,676,400
   Administrative Expenses $561,400
   Fundraising Expenses $875,827
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,113,627
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $5,872,596
   
Net Assets $29,077,693

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Israel Overseas Advocacy and Community Relations $1,631,297 34.9%
Jewish Education and Programming $1,122,403 24.0%
Jewish Safety Net Programs $725,651 15.5%

Ratings History
Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 90.99 four stars
2017-12 10/01/2019 90.08 four stars
2016-12 12/01/2018 90.85 four stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 86.39 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.07 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 88.23 three stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 88.06 three stars
2011-05 08/01/2012 80.83 three stars
2010-05 09/20/2011 89.03 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-05 11/24/2010 81.58 three stars
2008-05 10/01/2009 98.63 four stars
2007-05 09/01/2008 98.74 four stars
2006-05 06/01/2007 86.23 three stars
2005-05 10/01/2006 70.95 two stars
2004-05 01/01/2006 65.11 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 59-1227747
Name in IRS Master File THE JEWISH FEDERATION OF SARASOTA-MANATEE INC
NTEE Code T70
NTEE Classification Fund Raising Organizations That Cross Categories
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (927) Fundraising
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date October, 1970
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$197,900 3.23% Howard Tevlowitz Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee (FL) 90.99 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh (PA) 96.53 four stars
Jewish Federation of Central Massachusetts (MA) 91.06 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia (PA) 88.38 three stars
The Federation, Jewish Communities of Western Connecticut (CT) 85.46 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee
Klingenstein Jewish Center
580 McIntosh Road
Sarasota, FL 34232
tel: (941) 371-4546
fax: (941) 378-2947
EIN: 59-1227747

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Board Leadership

Randon Carvel
President

CEO

Howard Tevlowitz
Chief Executive Officer

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