Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development (Grantmaking)

The Jerusalem Foundation

Building the future, preserving the past

three stars

87.25

420 Lexington Avenue Suite 1645
New York, NY 10170
tel: (212) 697-4188   Web Site
EIN: 13-2563745

Board Leadership
Alan G. Hassenfeld
Chairman

CEO
Joe Nadis
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.25 three stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Jerusalem Foundation, founded in 1966, makes grants for projects in Jerusalem such as parks, libraries, community centers, and archeological, health, social and cultural activities. With universal and Jewish values as the source of its inspiration, the Jerusalem Foundation seeks to create a just society for all citizens of Jerusalem. The Jerusalem Foundation works toward creating an open, equitable and modern society by responding to the needs of residents and trying to improve their quality of life. The Jerusalem Foundation will continue to pioneer change while at the same supporting efforts to preserve the history of the city.

The Jerusalem Foundation, founded in 1966, makes grants for projects in Jerusalem such as parks, libraries, community centers, and archeological, health, social and cultural activities. With universal and Jewish values as the source of its inspiration, the Jerusalem Foundation seeks to create a just society for all citizens of Jerusalem. The Jerusalem Foundation works toward creating an open, equitable and modern society by responding to the needs of residents and trying to improve their quality of life. The Jerusalem Foundation will continue to pioneer change while at the same supporting efforts to preserve the history of the city.

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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 07/01/2020 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)
89.8%
  Administrative Expenses 5.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.16
  Program Expenses Growth < 0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Jerusalem Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Jerusalem Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,720,516
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,720,516
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $7,720,516
   Other Revenue $3,313,199
TOTAL REVENUE $11,033,715
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,839,249
   Administrative Expenses $691,131
   Fundraising Expenses $485,609
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $13,015,989
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,982,274
   
Net Assets $44,742,778

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$275,000 2.11% Joseph Nadis Executive Director

Mission

The Jerusalem Foundation, founded in 1966, makes grants for projects in Jerusalem such as parks, libraries, community centers, and archeological, health, social and cultural activities. With universal and Jewish values as the source of its inspiration, the Jerusalem Foundation seeks to create a just society for all citizens of Jerusalem. The Jerusalem Foundation works toward creating an open, equitable and modern society by responding to the needs of residents and trying to improve their quality of life. The Jerusalem Foundation will continue to pioneer change while at the same supporting efforts to preserve the history of the city.

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Charity Contact Info

The Jerusalem Foundation
420 Lexington Avenue
Suite 1645
New York, NY 10170
tel: (212) 697-4188
fax: (212) 697-4022
EIN: 13-2563745

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Board Leadership

Alan G. Hassenfeld
Chairman

CEO

Joe Nadis
Executive Director