Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust

Honoring those who died by celebrating their lives

three stars

83.08

Edmond J. Safra Plaza 36 Battery Place
New York, NY 10280
tel: (646) 437-4202   Web Site
EIN: 13-3376265

Board Leadership
Bruce C. Ratner
Chairman

CEO
Jack Kliger
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.08 three stars
  Financial 81.37 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Opened in 1997, the Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust honors those who died by celebrating their lives - cherishing the civilization that they built, their achievements and faith, their joys and hopes, and the vibrant Jewish community that is their legacy today. In the Museum's core exhibition, personal objects, photographs, and original films illustrate the story of Jewish heritage in the twentieth century. In addition, the collection provides source materials for permanent and temporary exhibitions, and for traveling exhibitions. Special exhibitions afford the Museum the opportunity to complement the themes expressed in the core exhibition in greater detail.

Opened in 1997, the Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust honors those who died by celebrating their lives - cherishing the civilization that they built, their achievements and faith, their joys and hopes, and the vibrant Jewish community that is their legacy today. In the Museum's core exhibition, personal objects, photographs, and original films illustrate the story of Jewish heritage in the twentieth century. In addition, the collection provides source materials for permanent and temporary exhibitions, and for traveling exhibitions. Special exhibitions afford the Museum the opportunity to complement the themes expressed in the core exhibition in greater detail.

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Financial

three stars

81.37

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

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)
79.3%
  Administrative Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.16
  Program Expenses Growth -2.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,741,452
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $360,665
   Fundraising Events $1,907,973
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $765,167
Total Contributions $12,775,257
   Program Service Revenue $367,495
Total Primary Revenue $13,142,752
   Other Revenue $775,884
TOTAL REVENUE $13,918,636
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,078,323
   Administrative Expenses $1,095,777
   Fundraising Expenses $1,345,525
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,519,625
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,399,011
   
Net Assets $53,800,213

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$351,006 2.80% Michael S. Glickman President, CEO

Mission

Opened in 1997, the Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust honors those who died by celebrating their lives - cherishing the civilization that they built, their achievements and faith, their joys and hopes, and the vibrant Jewish community that is their legacy today. In the Museum's core exhibition, personal objects, photographs, and original films illustrate the story of Jewish heritage in the twentieth century. In addition, the collection provides source materials for permanent and temporary exhibitions, and for traveling exhibitions. Special exhibitions afford the Museum the opportunity to complement the themes expressed in the core exhibition in greater detail.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust (NY) 83.08 three stars
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (DC) 89.47 three stars
Florida Holocaust Museum (FL) 88.24 three stars
Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center (IL) 88.20 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust
Edmond J. Safra Plaza
36 Battery Place
New York, NY 10280
tel: (646) 437-4202
EIN: 13-3376265

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Board Leadership

Bruce C. Ratner
Chairman

CEO

Jack Kliger
President & CEO