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Jewish Federation of Delaware

We Grow Stronger TOGETHER

four stars

95.99

101 Garden of Eden Road Wilmington, DE 19803
tel: (302) 427-2100   Web Site
EIN: 51-0064315

Board Leadership
Richard A. Levine
Board Chair

CEO
Seth J. Katzen
President & Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.99 four stars
  Financial 94.34 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Jewish Federation of Delaware works to mobilize the Jewish community to address issues, meet needs and build an agenda for the future. Our vision is to bring Jewish people together into a community coalition, grounded in Jewish teaching and heritage, to strengthen the State of Israel, the global Jewish family and local organizations in order to further the survival of the Jewish people. Our goals are to foster identification with our Jewish teaching and heritage to inspire an informed and involved community; build an agenda for the future with clearly defined priorities; take responsibility for raising funds which meet mutually agreed upon goals; allocate and manage the community's resources based upon the community agenda; provide a structure for the Jewish community to interact with the non-Jewish community; and develop Jewish leadership.

The Jewish Federation of Delaware works to mobilize the Jewish community to address issues, meet needs and build an agenda for the future. Our vision is to bring Jewish people together into a community coalition, grounded in Jewish teaching and heritage, to strengthen the State of Israel, the global Jewish family and local organizations in order to further the survival of the Jewish people. Our goals are to foster identification with our Jewish teaching and heritage to inspire an informed and involved community; build an agenda for the future with clearly defined priorities; take responsibility for raising funds which meet mutually agreed upon goals; allocate and manage the community's resources based upon the community agenda; provide a structure for the Jewish community to interact with the non-Jewish community; and develop Jewish leadership.

Financial

four stars

94.34

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2021 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)
89.9%
  Administrative Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.64
  Program Expenses Growth 4.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 36.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Delaware on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Delaware on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Delaware (DE) 95.99 four stars
Jewish Federation of St. Louis (MO) 91.91 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford (CT) 91.04 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven (CT) 87.98 three stars
Jewish Federation of San Antonio (TX) 86.49 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,129,835
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,129,835
   Program Service Revenue $182,415
Total Primary Revenue $3,312,250
   Other Revenue $2,076,578
TOTAL REVENUE $5,388,828
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,661,420
   Administrative Expenses $262,289
   Fundraising Expenses $259,802
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,183,511
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $205,317
   
Net Assets $26,782,947

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
Educational Services $2,452,494 52.6%
Grants and Allocations $2,027,136 43.5%
Jewish Voice Publication $181,790 3.9%

Ratings History
Jewish Federation of Delaware has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 04/01/2021 95.99 four stars
2018-06 10/01/2019 96.79 four stars
2017-06 04/01/2019 97.25 four stars
2016-06 12/22/2017 97.79 four stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 94.59 four stars
2014-06 07/01/2016 90.29 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 88.76 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 05/01/2015 93.37 four stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 87.24 three stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 83.99 three stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 80.20 three stars
2010-06 12/01/2011 79.59 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 51-0064315
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH FEDERATION OF DELAWARE INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (600) Community Chest, United Way, etc.
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 May, 1945
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
$224,113 4.32% Seth J. Katzen Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Delaware (DE) 95.99 four stars
Savannah Jewish Federation (GA) 94.46 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 Greater Charlotte (NC) 89.70 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Federation of Delaware
101 Garden of Eden Road
Wilmington, DE 19803
tel: (302) 427-2100
fax: (302) 427-2438
EIN: 51-0064315

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Board Leadership

Richard A. Levine
Board Chair

CEO

Seth J. Katzen
President & Chief Executive Officer

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