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Community Development : Jewish Federations (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Jewish Federation of San Antonio

Together, We are Federation

three stars

85.10

12500 Northwest Military Highway Suite 200
San Antonio, TX 78231
tel: (210) 302-6960   Web Site
EIN: 74-1109662

Board Leadership
Harry Levy
Board Chair

CEO
Ronit Sherwin
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.10 three stars
  Financial 82.04 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1922, the Jewish Federation is dedicated to building a strong Jewish community in San Antonio and worldwide through its annual campaign, and by providing quality opportunities for Jewish individuals and families. The Jewish Federation of San Antonio is dedicated to perpetuating Jewish values by taking care of others, educating people and involving them in Jewish life. We identify the issues facing our community and address them with our partners. For us, it's what being Jewish feels like. Our Federation strengthens our community when we act together to welcome people, feed the hungry, rescue those in danger, support our connection to Israel, celebrate our heritage and teach our children.

Founded in 1922, the Jewish Federation is dedicated to building a strong Jewish community in San Antonio and worldwide through its annual campaign, and by providing quality opportunities for Jewish individuals and families. The Jewish Federation of San Antonio is dedicated to perpetuating Jewish values by taking care of others, educating people and involving them in Jewish life. We identify the issues facing our community and address them with our partners. For us, it's what being Jewish feels like. Our Federation strengthens our community when we act together to welcome people, feed the hungry, rescue those in danger, support our connection to Israel, celebrate our heritage and teach our children.

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Financial

three stars

82.04

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
65.9%
  Administrative Expenses 17.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.37
  Program Expenses Growth 9.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of San Antonio on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of San Antonio on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of San Antonio (TX) 85.10 three stars
Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County (FL) 93.71 four stars
Jewish Federation of Columbus (OH) 86.74 three stars
Combined Jewish Philanthropies (MA) 94.99 four stars
Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York (NY) 87.98 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,377,699
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,377,699
   Program Service Revenue $193,552
Total Primary Revenue $2,571,251
   Other Revenue $476,399
TOTAL REVENUE $3,047,650
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,896,955
   Administrative Expenses $481,277
   Fundraising Expenses $374,499
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,752,731
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $294,919
   
Net Assets $20,819,584

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 $960,931 50.6%
Jewish Journal $369,616 19.5%
Holocaust Programs $351,142 18.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 09/03/2019 85.10 three stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 84.70 three stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 74.39 two stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 78.24 two stars
2014-06 07/01/2016 73.89 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 74-1109662
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH FEDERATION OF SAN ANTONIO
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 (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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, 1942
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
$178,250 6.47% Debra R. Sherwin President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of San Antonio (TX) 85.10 three stars
The Federation, Jewish Communities of Western Connecticut (CT) 85.46 three stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Kansas City (KS) 96.52 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Buffalo (NY) 91.21 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia (PA) 88.38 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Federation of San Antonio
12500 Northwest Military Highway
Suite 200
San Antonio, TX 78231
tel: (210) 302-6960
fax: (210) 408-2332
EIN: 74-1109662

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Board Leadership

Harry Levy
Board Chair

CEO

Ronit Sherwin
Chief Executive Officer

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