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Community Development : Jewish Federations (Grantmaking)

Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County

Strengthening Jewish identity

four stars

91.01

4601 Community Drive West Palm Beach, FL 33417
tel: (561) 478-0700   Web Site
EIN: 59-0948696

Board Leadership
Raymond L. Golden
Board Chair

CEO
Michael Hoffman
President, Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.01 four stars
  Financial 87.94 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

87.94

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
80.9%
  Administrative Expenses 4.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.65
  Program Expenses Growth 6.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County (FL) 91.01 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle (WA) 87.05 three stars
Greater Miami Jewish Federation (FL) 87.58 three stars
Jewish Federation of St. Louis (MO) 86.08 three stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta (GA) 93.73 four stars

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Founded in 1938, the Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County is the community-building organization of the Jewish community. Our mission is to strengthen Jewish identity, energize the relationship with Israel and meet human needs that are uniquely the obligation of the Jewish community. The Federation works with Jewish institutions to create opportunities for Jewish learning and Jewish experience. The Federation assists in the economic development of Israel, supports the ingathering of Jews to the historic Jewish homeland, and strengthens the bonds between the Jews of the Palm Beaches and the people, land, history and culture of Israel.. The Federation helps to develop and maintain, in a Jewish framework, high-quality human services.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $23,318,767
   Federated Campaigns $14,023,465
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $15,377
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $37,357,609
   Program Service Revenue $244,400
Total Primary Revenue $37,602,009
   Other Revenue $5,042,249
TOTAL REVENUE $42,644,258
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $23,574,160
   Administrative Expenses $1,339,419
   Fundraising Expenses $3,985,721
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $28,899,300
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $13,744,958
   
Net Assets $105,534,154

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
Hood Road Campus $811,969 3.4%
Jewish Teen Initiatives $481,721 2.0%
Israel & Overseas $460,496 2.0%
Allocations and distributions $20,126,621 85.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 12/01/2016 91.01 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 88.31 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 90.40 four stars
2013-06 07/01/2015 85.59 three stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 85.32 three stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 88.81 three stars
2011-06 02/01/2013 80.22 three stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 77.88 two stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 75.49 two stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 75.96 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 69.50 one star
2008-06 11/01/2009 89.74 three stars
2007-06 11/01/2008 90.87 four stars
2006-06 10/01/2007 91.80 four stars
2005-06 10/01/2006 74.31 two stars
2004-06 09/01/2005 78.97 two stars
2003-06 08/01/2004 74.11 two stars
2002-06 10/01/2003 82.24 three stars
2001-06 02/05/2003 91.10 four 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 59-0948696
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH FEDERATION OF PALM BEACH COUNTY INC
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
(59) Other school related activities
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 August, 1965
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, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$223,881 0.77% Debra Roshfeld Interim Co-CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$798,521 2.76% David Phillips Former Chief Executive Officer
$218,404 0.75% Helene Lotman Interim Co-CEO

Founded in 1938, the Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County is the community-building organization of the Jewish community. Our mission is to strengthen Jewish identity, energize the relationship with Israel and meet human needs that are uniquely the obligation of the Jewish community. The Federation works with Jewish institutions to create opportunities for Jewish learning and Jewish experience. The Federation assists in the economic development of Israel, supports the ingathering of Jews to the historic Jewish homeland, and strengthens the bonds between the Jews of the Palm Beaches and the people, land, history and culture of Israel.. The Federation helps to develop and maintain, in a Jewish framework, high-quality human services.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County (FL) 91.01 four stars
Milwaukee Jewish Federation (WI) 95.27 four stars
The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore (MD) 95.06 four stars
Jewish Federation of Broward County (FL) 91.28 four stars
Greensboro Jewish Federation (NC) 91.12 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County
4601 Community Drive
West Palm Beach, FL 33417
tel: (561) 478-0700
fax: (561) 478-9696
EIN: 59-0948696

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Board Leadership

Raymond L. Golden
Board Chair

CEO

Michael Hoffman
President, Chief Executive Officer

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