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Community Development : Jewish Federations (Grantmaking)

The Jewish Federation of Florida's Gulf Coast

The Strength of a People. The Power of Community.

two stars

79.57

13191 Starkey Road Suite 8
Largo, FL 33773
tel: (727) 530-3223   Web Site
EIN: 59-0697685

Board Leadership
Steve Schwersky
President

CEO
Maxine S. Kaufman
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 79.57 two stars
  Financial 87.40 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 74.00 two stars
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Jewish Federation of Pinellas County is the thread that runs through the fabric of our Jewish community, its organizations, and services, connecting us all. Our mission is to grow and strengthen the Jewish community locally, in Israel, and throughout the world. We support programs for Jewish people in need world wide, providing food for the hungry and counseling for the troubled, spearheading rescue and relief efforts for isolated Jews in distressed regions and funding innovative Jewish educational and unity initiatives. We create a sense of community for more than 25,000 Jewish residents throughout Pinellas and Pasco Counties by creating and supporting programs to further Jewish learning, identity, pride and culture.

The Jewish Federation of Pinellas County is the thread that runs through the fabric of our Jewish community, its organizations, and services, connecting us all. Our mission is to grow and strengthen the Jewish community locally, in Israel, and throughout the world. We support programs for Jewish people in need world wide, providing food for the hungry and counseling for the troubled, spearheading rescue and relief efforts for isolated Jews in distressed regions and funding innovative Jewish educational and unity initiatives. We create a sense of community for more than 25,000 Jewish residents throughout Pinellas and Pasco Counties by creating and supporting programs to further Jewish learning, identity, pride and culture.

Financial

three stars

87.40

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

74.00

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)
75.9%
  Administrative Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.96
  Program Expenses Growth 24.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Jewish Federation of Florida's Gulf Coast on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Jewish Federation of Florida's Gulf Coast on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Jewish Federation of Florida's Gulf Coast (FL) 79.57 two stars
Greater Miami Jewish Federation (FL) 97.17 four stars
Jewish Federation and Family Services of Orange County (CA) 89.57 three stars
The Jewish Federation of Raleigh-Cary (NC) 86.90 three stars
Jewish Federation of Tulsa (OK) 89.18 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,419,363
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,419,363
   Program Service Revenue $77,695
Total Primary Revenue $1,497,058
   Other Revenue $426,609
TOTAL REVENUE $1,923,667
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,332,792
   Administrative Expenses $188,201
   Fundraising Expenses $238,942
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,759,935
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $163,732
   
Net Assets $5,734,797

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
Fund Distribution $1,332,792 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 02/01/2021 79.57 two stars
2018-06 12/20/2019 89.24 three stars
2017-06 02/01/2019 84.96 three stars
2016-06 09/01/2017 82.40 three stars
2015-06 09/01/2016 81.23 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.86 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 85.46 three stars
2013-06 03/01/2015 78.79 two stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 73.93 two stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 71.34 two 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 59-0697685
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH FEDERATION OF PINELLAS & PASCO COUNTIES FL 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 March, 1975
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$115,008 6.53% Emilie Socash Executive Director $30,957

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Jewish Federation of Florida's Gulf Coast (FL) 79.57 two stars
The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington (MD) 91.01 four stars
Jewish Federation of Broward County (FL) 97.39 four stars
Jewish Nevada (NV) 94.95 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Ann Arbor (MI) 96.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Jewish Federation of Florida's Gulf Coast
13191 Starkey Road
Suite 8
Largo, FL 33773
tel: (727) 530-3223
EIN: 59-0697685

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Board Leadership

Steve Schwersky
President

CEO

Maxine S. Kaufman
Executive Director

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