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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Jewish National Fund, United States

For Israel forever

92.00

42 East 69th Street New York, NY 10021
tel: (800) 542-8733   Web Site
EIN: 13-1659627

Board Leadership
Ronald S. Lauder
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Russell F. Robinson
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.00
  Financial 92.00
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

92.00

Accountability & Transparency

92.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
81.7%
  Administrative Expenses 8.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.33
  Program Expenses Growth 8.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish National Fund, United States on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish National Fund, United States on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish National Fund, United States (NY) 92.00
Keep America Beautiful (CT) 91.72
Business Volunteers Unlimited (OH) 89.39
Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City (NY) 92.48
Catholic Charities CYO, Archdiocese of San Francisco (CA) 91.11

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In 1926, Jewish National Fund was incorporated in the United States, developing a uniquely American effort to support development in Israel. Its six action areas included ecology and afforestation; water; community development; research and development; tourism and recreation; and education. JNF has evolved into a global environmental leader by planting 240 million trees, building over 200 reservoirs and dams, developing over 250,000 acres of land, creating more than 1,000 parks, providing the infrastructure for over 1,000 communities, bringing life to the Negev Desert and educating students around the world about Israel and the environment.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $65,614,356
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $6,331,465
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $71,945,821
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $71,945,821
   Other Revenue $1,451,448
TOTAL REVENUE $73,397,269
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $50,100,821
   Administrative Expenses $4,622,187
   Fundraising Expenses $5,514,745
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $60,237,753
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $13,159,516
   
Net Assets $173,404,688

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-09 06/01/2016 92.00
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 12/01/2015 94.21
2013-09 12/22/2014 93.51
2012-09 11/01/2013 92.32
2011-09 10/01/2012 95.45
2010-09 06/01/2012 83.70
2010-09 09/20/2011 83.21
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 09/01/2010 93.37
2008-09 10/01/2009 93.31
2007-09 11/01/2008 93.43
2006-09 11/01/2007 93.22
2005-09 12/01/2006 90.88
2004-09 01/01/2006 84.85
2003-09 01/05/2005 68.82
2002-09 01/01/2004 73.52
2001-09 02/05/2003 71.88
2000-09 10/15/2002 60.72

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

EIN 13-1659627
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH NATIONAL FUND -KEREN KAYEMETH LEISRAEL- INC
NTEE Code Q30
NTEE Classification International Development, Relief Services
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (927) Fundraising
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 June, 1953
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 2012
  • September, 2011
  • September, 2010

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
$350,546 0.58% Russell Robinson Chief Executive Officer

In 1926, Jewish National Fund was incorporated in the United States, developing a uniquely American effort to support development in Israel. Its six action areas included ecology and afforestation; water; community development; research and development; tourism and recreation; and education. JNF has evolved into a global environmental leader by planting 240 million trees, building over 200 reservoirs and dams, developing over 250,000 acres of land, creating more than 1,000 parks, providing the infrastructure for over 1,000 communities, bringing life to the Negev Desert and educating students around the world about Israel and the environment.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish National Fund, United States (NY) 92.00
Funders' Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities (FL) 92.02
Citizens Committee for New York City (NY) 90.76
Mountain Association for Community Economic Development (KY) 86.92
Robin Hood Foundation (NY) 93.87

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish National Fund, United States
42 East 69th Street
New York, NY 10021
tel: (800) 542-8733
EIN: 13-1659627

Mail donations to:
78 Randall Avenue
Rockville Centre, NY 11570

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Board Leadership

Ronald S. Lauder
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Russell F. Robinson
Chief Executive Officer

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