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Jewish World Watch

Fight genocide. Do not stand idly by.

three stars

88.84

5551 Balboa Boulevard Encino, CA 91316
tel: (818) 501-1836   Web Site
EIN: 20-3406211

Board Leadership
David Straus
Chair

CEO
Susan Freudenheim
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.84 three stars
  Financial 84.22 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

84.22

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
82.3%
  Administrative Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.93
  Program Expenses Growth -7.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 16.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish World Watch on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish World Watch on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish World Watch (CA) 88.84 three stars
International Center for Journalists (DC) 92.50 four stars
The Fund for Global Human Rights (DC) 92.02 four stars
V-Day (CA) 95.12 four stars
The Advocates for Human Rights (MN) 87.62 three stars

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Jewish World Watch works to mobilize synagogues, their schools, their members and the community to combat genocide and other egregious violations of human rights around the world. It is the mission of Jewish World Watch to: Educate target constituencies by developing appropriate materials and programs; Advocate for policies to stop or prevent genocide and other atrocities through community organization and mobilization; and Develop resources and allocate funds towards relief and development projects aimed at empowering and alleviating the suffering of survivors.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,484,757
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $236,026
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,720,783
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,720,783
   Other Revenue $1,001
TOTAL REVENUE $1,721,784
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,186,591
   Administrative Expenses $199,388
   Fundraising Expenses $112,493
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,498,472
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $223,312
   
Net Assets $1,449,367

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.

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Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 04/01/2017 88.84 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.35 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 88.79 three stars
2014-12 02/01/2016 88.44 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 91.08 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 85.98 three stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 90.00 four stars
2010-12 10/01/2012 83.68 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 20-3406211
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH WORLD WATCH
NTEE Code B99
NTEE Classification Education N.E.C.
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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, 2006
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$102,965 6.87% William Bernstein Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$47,176 3.14% Patricia Koltnow Former Executive Director
$31,793 2.12% Michael Jeser Former Executive Director

Jewish World Watch works to mobilize synagogues, their schools, their members and the community to combat genocide and other egregious violations of human rights around the world. It is the mission of Jewish World Watch to: Educate target constituencies by developing appropriate materials and programs; Advocate for policies to stop or prevent genocide and other atrocities through community organization and mobilization; and Develop resources and allocate funds towards relief and development projects aimed at empowering and alleviating the suffering of survivors.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish World Watch (CA) 88.84 three stars
The Advocates for Human Rights (MN) 87.62 three stars
Women's Learning Partnership (MD) 91.16 four stars
The Citizens Foundation, USA (IL) 98.23 four stars
Human Rights First (NY) 93.80 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish World Watch
5551 Balboa Boulevard
Encino, CA 91316
tel: (818) 501-1836
fax: (818) 501-1835
EIN: 20-3406211

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Board Leadership

David Straus
Chair

CEO

Susan Freudenheim
Executive Director

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