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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

97.17

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

Board Leadership
Debra S. Weinberg
Chair of the Board

CEO
Marc B. Terrill
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.17 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 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.

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Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
89.1%
  Administrative Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.82
  Program Expenses Growth 7.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 16.9%
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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore (MD) 97.17 four stars
Jewish Federation of San Antonio (TX) 85.10 three stars
Federation for Jewish Philanthropy of Upper Fairfield County (CT) 96.06 four stars
Jewish Community of Louisville (KY) 91.61 four stars
Jewish Federation of Central Massachusetts (MA) 86.13 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $40,237,598
   Federated Campaigns $23,233,137
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $16,224,540
   Government Grants $335,250
Total Contributions $80,030,525
   Program Service Revenue $3,529,287
Total Primary Revenue $83,559,812
   Other Revenue $8,152,234
TOTAL REVENUE $91,712,046
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $79,969,456
   Administrative Expenses $3,643,155
   Fundraising Expenses $6,035,776
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $89,648,387
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,063,659
   
Net Assets $319,254,427

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
Allocating Funds $38,476,661 48.1%
Jewish Community Investment Fund $33,067,147 41.3%
Real Estate $5,727,374 7.2%

Ratings History
The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$802,129 0.89% Marc Terrill President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore (MD) 97.17 four stars
Jewish Federations of North America (NY) 89.86 three stars
Memphis Jewish Federation (TN) 86.42 three stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle (WA) 88.97 three stars
Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit (MI) 94.98 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

Debra S. Weinberg
Chair of the Board

CEO

Marc B. Terrill
President

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