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Community Development : Jewish Federations (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Jewish Federation of San Diego County

Doing a World of Good. Making a World of Difference.

three stars

89.55

4950 Murphy Canyon Road San Diego, CA 92123
tel: (858) 571-3444   Web Site
EIN: 95-1319015

Board Leadership
Brian Tauber
Board Chair

CEO
Michael Jeser
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.55 three stars
  Financial 89.12 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 90.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Jewish Federation of San Diego County is dedicated to building a vibrant and inclusive local Jewish community, and to enhancing the well being of Jews in San Diego, Israel, and throughout the world. Guided by Jewish values, the United Jewish Federation is committed to: plan and implement philanthropic initiatives in order to maximize support for the local and global Jewish communities; provide effective and visionary community-wide planning and coordination; strengthen individual Jewish identity, personal meaning and belonging through involvement in a diverse San Diego Jewish community; and to promote deep, enduring ties between San Diego and the national and global Jewish communities, especially the land, people and State of Israel.

The Jewish Federation of San Diego County is dedicated to building a vibrant and inclusive local Jewish community, and to enhancing the well being of Jews in San Diego, Israel, and throughout the world. Guided by Jewish values, the United Jewish Federation is committed to: plan and implement philanthropic initiatives in order to maximize support for the local and global Jewish communities; provide effective and visionary community-wide planning and coordination; strengthen individual Jewish identity, personal meaning and belonging through involvement in a diverse San Diego Jewish community; and to promote deep, enduring ties between San Diego and the national and global Jewish communities, especially the land, people and State of Israel.

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Financial

three stars

89.12

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

90.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
84.5%
  Administrative Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.59
  Program Expenses Growth -1.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of San Diego County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of San Diego County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of San Diego County (CA) 89.55 three stars
Jewish Federation and Family Services of Orange County (CA) 91.07 four stars
Good People Fund (NJ) 94.69 four stars
Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee (FL) 90.08 four stars
Federation for Jewish Philanthropy of Upper Fairfield County (CT) 96.06 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $11,019,941
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $11,019,941
   Program Service Revenue $240,892
Total Primary Revenue $11,260,833
   Other Revenue $504,461
TOTAL REVENUE $11,765,294
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,325,268
   Administrative Expenses $317,508
   Fundraising Expenses $566,241
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,209,017
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $5,556,277
   
Net Assets $16,170,627

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
Local and Global Community Mobilization $5,325,268 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 07/01/2019 89.55 three stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 88.68 three stars
2016-06 07/01/2017 89.79 three stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 93.56 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 84.30 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 80.27 three stars
2013-06 04/01/2014 83.43 three stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 89.85 three stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 93.09 four stars
2010-06 04/01/2012 84.04 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 83.90 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 73.36 two stars
2009-06 12/01/2010 62.08 one star
2008-06 04/01/2010 58.51 one star
2007-06 10/01/2008 80.16 three stars
2006-06 11/01/2007 68.21 one star
2005-06 09/01/2006 72.10 two stars
2004-06 05/01/2005 66.03 one star
2003-06 06/01/2004 69.33 one star
2002-06 06/09/2003 85.86 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 95-1319015
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH FEDERATION OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (600) Community Chest, United Way, etc.
(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 March, 1941
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
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$276,678 4.45% Michael M. Sonduck President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of San Diego County (CA) 89.55 three stars
Jewish Federation of Greater St. Paul (MN) 87.63 three stars
Savannah Jewish Federation (GA) 96.66 four stars
Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles (CA) 86.23 three stars
UJA-Federation of New York (NY) 89.99 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Federation of San Diego County
4950 Murphy Canyon Road
San Diego, CA 92123
tel: (858) 571-3444
fax: (858) 571-0701
EIN: 95-1319015

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Board Leadership

Brian Tauber
Board Chair

CEO

Michael Jeser
President, CEO

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