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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Libraries, Historical Societies and Landmark Preservation

Jewish Womens Archive

Sharing stories. Inspiring lives.

82.07

One Harvard Street Brookline, MA 02445
tel: (617) 232-2258   Web Site
EIN: 04-3293188

Board Leadership
Rabbi Carole Balin
Chair

CEO
Judith Rosenbaum
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.07
  Financial 77.16
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00
This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1995, the Jewish Women's Archive (JWA) is a national non-profit devoted to making known the stories, struggles, and achievements of Jewish women in North America and beyond. JWA's mission is to document Jewish women's stories, elevate their voices, and inspire them to be agents of change. JWA is committed to enriching the way we understand the past and ensuring a more inclusive future. At JWA you'll find the world's largest repository of material about and voices of Jewish women, both celebrated and unheralded.

Founded in 1995, the Jewish Women's Archive (JWA) is a national non-profit devoted to making known the stories, struggles, and achievements of Jewish women in North America and beyond. JWA's mission is to document Jewish women's stories, elevate their voices, and inspire them to be agents of change. JWA is committed to enriching the way we understand the past and ensuring a more inclusive future. At JWA you'll find the world's largest repository of material about and voices of Jewish women, both celebrated and unheralded.

Financial

77.16

Accountability & Transparency

89.00

This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
68.1%
  Administrative Expenses 15.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.25
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.75
  Program Expenses Growth 6.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Womens Archive on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Womens Archive on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Womens Archive (MA) 82.07
The Explorers Club (NY) 88.52
Georgia Historical Society (GA) 96.82
Virginia Historical Society (VA) 86.27
Dayton History (OH) 91.76

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $800,352
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $800,352
   Program Service Revenue $12,466
Total Primary Revenue $812,818
   Other Revenue $-74,159
TOTAL REVENUE $738,659
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,067,618
   Administrative Expenses $163,512
   Fundraising Expenses $272,304
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,503,434
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-764,775
   
Net Assets $5,129,108

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-06 09/01/2021 82.07
2019-06 04/01/2020 79.69
2018-06 05/01/2019 81.26
2017-06 04/01/2018 78.84
2015-09 11/01/2016 75.49
2014-09 06/01/2016 80.04
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 03/01/2016 78.20

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

EIN 04-3293188
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH WOMENS ARCHIVE INC
NTEE Code A99
NTEE Classification Arts, Culture, and Humanities N.E.C.
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(62) Historical site, records or reenactment
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 April, 1996
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$149,542 9.94% Judith Rosenbaum Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Womens Archive (MA) 82.07
Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund (VA) 85.92
Humanities Texas (TX) 87.91
The Explorers Club (NY) 88.52
The Massachusetts Historical Society (MA) 85.35

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Womens Archive
One Harvard Street
Brookline, MA 02445
tel: (617) 232-2258
fax: (617) 608-5945
EIN: 04-3293188

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Board Leadership

Rabbi Carole Balin
Chair

CEO

Judith Rosenbaum
Chief Executive Officer

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