Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

North American Conference on Ethiopian Jewry

Providing critical food and education to Ethiopian Jews

three stars

83.22

255 West 36th Street Suite 701
New York, NY 10018
tel: (212) 233-5200   Web Site
EIN: 13-3187021

Board Leadership
Susan Giesberg
Chair

CEO
Barbara Ribakove Gordon
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.22 three stars
  Financial 76.47 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The North American Conference on Ethiopian Jewry (NACOEJ) is a non-profit organization founded in 1982 with four mandates: to help Ethiopian Jews survive in Ethiopia, to assist them in reaching Israel, to aid in their absorption into Israeli society, and to preserve their unique and ancient culture. In Ethiopia, NACOEJ provides food, education, and religious programs for about 8,700 Jews. In Israel, NACOEJ's work includes an after-school program of intensive education assistance for over 1,100 Ethiopian elementary school children, a high school sponsorship program to help over 1,300 Ethiopian teens attain a quality high school education, and a college sponsorship program that enables over 300 Ethiopian students to pursue university degrees.

The North American Conference on Ethiopian Jewry (NACOEJ) is a non-profit organization founded in 1982 with four mandates: to help Ethiopian Jews survive in Ethiopia, to assist them in reaching Israel, to aid in their absorption into Israeli society, and to preserve their unique and ancient culture. In Ethiopia, NACOEJ provides food, education, and religious programs for about 8,700 Jews. In Israel, NACOEJ's work includes an after-school program of intensive education assistance for over 1,100 Ethiopian elementary school children, a high school sponsorship program to help over 1,300 Ethiopian teens attain a quality high school education, and a college sponsorship program that enables over 300 Ethiopian students to pursue university degrees.

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Financial

two stars

76.47

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
81.4%
  Administrative Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.55
  Program Expenses Growth -6.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 36.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by North American Conference on Ethiopian Jewry on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by North American Conference on Ethiopian Jewry on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,100,244
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,100,244
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,100,244
   Other Revenue $105,128
TOTAL REVENUE $2,205,372
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $1,824,903
   Administrative Expenses $169,780
   Fundraising Expenses $279,380
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,274,063
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-68,691
   
Net Assets $1,378,766

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$86,000 3.78% Barbara Ribakove Gordon Executive Director

Mission

The North American Conference on Ethiopian Jewry (NACOEJ) is a non-profit organization founded in 1982 with four mandates: to help Ethiopian Jews survive in Ethiopia, to assist them in reaching Israel, to aid in their absorption into Israeli society, and to preserve their unique and ancient culture. In Ethiopia, NACOEJ provides food, education, and religious programs for about 8,700 Jews. In Israel, NACOEJ's work includes an after-school program of intensive education assistance for over 1,100 Ethiopian elementary school children, a high school sponsorship program to help over 1,300 Ethiopian teens attain a quality high school education, and a college sponsorship program that enables over 300 Ethiopian students to pursue university degrees.

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Charity Contact Info

North American Conference on Ethiopian Jewry
255 West 36th Street
Suite 701
New York, NY 10018
tel: (212) 233-5200
fax: (212) 233-5243
EIN: 13-3187021

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Board Leadership

Susan Giesberg
Chair

CEO

Barbara Ribakove Gordon
Executive Director