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Community Development : Jewish Federations (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore

Working to preserve and enhance Jewish life

four stars

96.24

101 West Mount Royal Avenue Baltimore, MD 21201
tel: (410) 727-4828   Web Site
EIN: 52-0607957

Board Leadership
Beth H. Goldsmith
Chair of the Board

CEO
Marc B. Terrill
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.24 four stars
  Financial 96.51 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2021 using data provided by the charity on a consolidated pro forma 990 which was verified against 990s received from the IRS.

The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore works to preserve and enhance Jewish life. It addresses charitable, educational, religious, humanitarian, health, cultural and social service needs of the Jewish community locally, nationally, in Israel and throughout the world. As the central fundraising organization for the Baltimore Jewish community, The Associated raises and distributes more than $30 million each year through its Annual Campaign, with two thirds aiding Jews in need locally and the remainder funding programs overseas and in Israel.

The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore works to preserve and enhance Jewish life. It addresses charitable, educational, religious, humanitarian, health, cultural and social service needs of the Jewish community locally, nationally, in Israel and throughout the world. As the central fundraising organization for the Baltimore Jewish community, The Associated raises and distributes more than $30 million each year through its Annual Campaign, with two thirds aiding Jews in need locally and the remainder funding programs overseas and in Israel.

Financial

four stars

96.51

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
89.2%
  Administrative Expenses 3.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.92
  Program Expenses Growth 4.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore (MD) 96.24 four stars
Jewish Federation of Tulsa (OK) 88.92 three stars
Savannah Jewish Federation (GA) 94.46 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Buffalo (NY) 92.02 four stars
Iranian American Jewish Federation of New York (NY) 95.05 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $39,169,498
   Federated Campaigns $33,075,543
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $16,391,758
   Government Grants $587,361
Total Contributions $89,224,160
   Program Service Revenue $3,776,907
Total Primary Revenue $93,001,067
   Other Revenue $8,316,729
TOTAL REVENUE $101,317,796
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $79,218,077
   Administrative Expenses $2,794,797
   Fundraising Expenses $6,293,440
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $88,306,314
   
Payments to Affiliates $60,216,719
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $13,011,482
   
Net Assets $352,622,777

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
The Associated Allocations $32,700,707 41.3%
Jewish Community Investment Fund (JCIF) $28,976,727 36.6%
Real Estate $3,344,985 4.2%

Ratings History
The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore has received 8 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 02/01/2021 96.24 four stars
2018-06 11/01/2019 97.03 four stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 97.17 four stars
2015-06 04/01/2018 93.75 four stars
2015-06 04/01/2018 93.75 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 95.06 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 95.81 four stars
2013-06 05/01/2015 93.53 four stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 91.61 four stars
2012-06 12/20/2013 94.99 four stars
2011-06 10/01/2012 89.91 three stars
2010-06 12/23/2011 87.34 three stars
2009-06 12/01/2011 93.52 four stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 84.12 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 91.48 four stars
2008-06 12/15/2009 83.88 three stars
2007-06 06/01/2009 84.83 three stars
2006-06 02/01/2008 88.09 three stars

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

EIN 52-0607957
Name in IRS Master File ASSOCIATED JEWISH COMMUNITY FEDERATION OF BALTIMORE 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 (600) Community Chest, United Way, etc.
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 Central - the organization is a central type organization (no group exemption) of a National, Regional or Geographic grouping of organizations.
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date March, 1951
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$655,652 0.74% Marc B. Terrill President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore (MD) 96.24 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta (GA) 97.17 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Houston (TX) 90.94 four stars
Milwaukee Jewish Federation (WI) 93.94 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Kansas City (KS) 96.52 four stars

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Note: This rating represents consolidated financial data for these organizations:

  • The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore
  • Associated Jewish Charities of Baltimore (52-6024192)

Charity Contact Info

The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore
101 West Mount Royal Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21201
tel: (410) 727-4828
fax: (410) 837-1327
EIN: 52-0607957

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Board Leadership

Beth H. Goldsmith
Chair of the Board

CEO

Marc B. Terrill
President

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