Community Development : Jewish Federations (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago

Together for good

four stars

93.63

30 South Wells Street Room 3134
Chicago, IL 60606
tel: (312) 346-6700   Web Site
EIN: 36-2167034

Board Leadership
Marc Roth
Chairman

CEO
Steven B. Nasatir
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.63 four stars
  Financial 91.51 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago is the one organization that impacts every aspect of local and global Jewish life, providing human services for Jews and others in need, creating Jewish experiences and strengthening Jewish community connections.

JUF gives help and hope to the most vulnerable through a network of local agencies and programs, transforming the lives of 300,000 Chicagoans of all faiths who are in need at every stage of life.

JUF stands in solidarity with Israel and the Jewish people worldwide, advocating on key issues, supporting humanitarian assistance for 2 million Jews in Israel and 70 countries around the world and rushing aid to communities in crisis in Israel and beyond.

JUF advances Jewish learning and identity, funding the best in formal and informal Jewish education and connections to Israel.

JUF builds Jewish community, fosters a sense of peoplehood and cultivates Jewish continuity from generation to generation.

The Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago is the one organization that impacts every aspect of local and global Jewish life, providing human services for Jews and others in need, creating Jewish experiences and strengthening Jewish community connections.

JUF gives help and hope to the most vulnerable through a network of local agencies and programs, transforming the lives of 300,000 Chicagoans of all faiths who are in need at every stage of life.

JUF stands in solidarity with Israel and the Jewish people worldwide, advocating on key issues, supporting humanitarian assistance for 2 million Jews in Israel and 70 countries around the world and rushing aid to communities in crisis in Israel and beyond.

JUF advances Jewish learning and identity, funding the best in formal and informal Jewish education and connections to Israel.

JUF builds Jewish community, fosters a sense of peoplehood and cultivates Jewish continuity from generation to generation.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
JUF Breakthrough Fund grants for innovative efforts to meet local human needs, engage Chicagoans Jewishly, and strengthen Jewish communities in Israel & overseas
1,014,320
This impact information is current as of September 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

91.51

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
82.9%
  Administrative Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.15
  Program Expenses Growth 3.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 42.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $127,574,342
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $350,000
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $127,924,342
   Program Service Revenue $7,014,753
Total Primary Revenue $134,939,095
   Other Revenue $2,021,289
TOTAL REVENUE $136,960,384
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $84,217,678
   Administrative Expenses $9,416,894
   Fundraising Expenses $7,905,287
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $101,539,859
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $35,420,525
   
Net Assets $129,468,495

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$476,894 0.46% Steven B. Nasatir President $158,965
Other Salaries of Note
$497,108 0.48% David Brief Chief Investment Officer --

Mission

The Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago is the one organization that impacts every aspect of local and global Jewish life, providing human services for Jews and others in need, creating Jewish experiences and strengthening Jewish community connections.

JUF gives help and hope to the most vulnerable through a network of local agencies and programs, transforming the lives of 300,000 Chicagoans of all faiths who are in need at every stage of life.

JUF stands in solidarity with Israel and the Jewish people worldwide, advocating on key issues, supporting humanitarian assistance for 2 million Jews in Israel and 70 countries around the world and rushing aid to communities in crisis in Israel and beyond.

JUF advances Jewish learning and identity, funding the best in formal and informal Jewish education and connections to Israel.

JUF builds Jewish community, fosters a sense of peoplehood and cultivates Jewish continuity from generation to generation.

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Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago (IL) 93.63 four stars
Greater Miami Jewish Federation (FL) 97.17 four stars
Good People Fund (NJ) 94.69 four stars
UJA Federation of Greenwich (CT) 85.66 three stars
Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit (MI) 96.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago
30 South Wells Street
Room 3134
Chicago, IL 60606
tel: (312) 346-6700
EIN: 36-2167034

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Board Leadership

Marc Roth
Chairman

CEO

Steven B. Nasatir
President