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Community Development : Jewish Federations (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Jewish Federation of Greater Portland

The strength of a people. The power of a community.

four stars

93.28

6680 Southwest Capitol Highway Portland, OR 97219
tel: (503) 245-6219   Web Site
EIN: 93-0386825

Board Leadership
Lauren Goldstein
Board Chair

CEO
Marc N. Blattner
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.28 four stars
  Financial 91.39 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Jewish Federation of Greater Portland is the support system for your Jewish journey. Since 1920, the Jewish Federation has helped nourish your Jewish life, enrich our community, and keep Jewish culture strong in Portland and around the world. We are your direct route to tried and true services that make the most effective and meaningful impact.

The Jewish Federation of Greater Portland is the support system for your Jewish journey. Since 1920, the Jewish Federation has helped nourish your Jewish life, enrich our community, and keep Jewish culture strong in Portland and around the world. We are your direct route to tried and true services that make the most effective and meaningful impact.

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Financial

four stars

91.39

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
82.9%
  Administrative Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.22
  Program Expenses Growth 5.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 35.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Greater Portland on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Greater Portland on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Greater Portland (OR) 93.28 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Dayton (OH) 92.43 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Des Moines (IA) 91.28 four stars
Jewish Community Federation of Greater Chattanooga (TN) 89.02 three stars
Jewish Nevada (NV) 92.38 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,023,540
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $584,304
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,607,844
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,607,844
   Other Revenue $111,139
TOTAL REVENUE $3,718,983
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,156,645
   Administrative Expenses $273,041
   Fundraising Expenses $378,072
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,807,758
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-88,775
   
Net Assets $5,007,619

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
Grants and Allocations $2,178,380 69.0%
Community Relations and Community Planning $523,449 16.6%
Community Engagement $304,101 9.6%

Ratings History
Jewish Federation of Greater Portland has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 10/01/2019 93.28 four stars
2017-06 06/01/2019 93.35 four stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 90.17 four stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 88.89 three stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 91.12 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 84.25 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 81.24 three stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 81.96 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 93-0386825
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH FEDERATION OF GREATER PORTLAND
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.
(927) Fundraising
(29) Other religious 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, 1956
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$243,674 6.39% Marc N. Blattner President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Greater Portland (OR) 93.28 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Charlotte (NC) 88.55 three stars
Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley (CA) 94.47 four stars
Greater Miami Jewish Federation (FL) 97.17 four stars
Milwaukee Jewish Federation (WI) 96.20 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Federation of Greater Portland
6680 Southwest Capitol Highway
Portland, OR 97219
tel: (503) 245-6219
EIN: 93-0386825

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Board Leadership

Lauren Goldstein
Board Chair

CEO

Marc N. Blattner
President & CEO

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