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FJC

A foundation of philanthropic funds

four stars

93.71

520 Eighth Avenue 20th Floor
New York, NY 10018
tel: (888) 448-3352   Web Site
EIN: 13-3848582

Board Leadership
Ronna Brown
President

CEO
Sam Marks
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.71 four stars
  Financial 92.06 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/20/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

In 1995, a small group of dedicated philanthropists established FJC, with the goal of making it the premier foundation of donor advised funds for discerning philanthropists who appreciate a better way of giving. FJC works to increase and maximize the impact of charitable dollars, create innovative philanthropic solutions, and respond effectively to the needs and interests of donors. To date, FJC has established over 1,000 donor advised fund accounts and manages over $255 million in assets. We have distributed over $270 million in grants to charities around the world. The FJC Agency Loan Fund (ALF) has advanced over $200 million in loans to 200 non-profit organizations globally

In 1995, a small group of dedicated philanthropists established FJC, with the goal of making it the premier foundation of donor advised funds for discerning philanthropists who appreciate a better way of giving. FJC works to increase and maximize the impact of charitable dollars, create innovative philanthropic solutions, and respond effectively to the needs and interests of donors. To date, FJC has established over 1,000 donor advised fund accounts and manages over $255 million in assets. We have distributed over $270 million in grants to charities around the world. The FJC Agency Loan Fund (ALF) has advanced over $200 million in loans to 200 non-profit organizations globally

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Financial

four stars

92.06

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/20/2019 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)
96.9%
  Administrative Expenses 2.9%
  Fundraising Expenses < 0.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.95
  Program Expenses Growth 4.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by FJC on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by FJC on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
FJC (NY) 93.71 four stars
Catholic United Financial Foundation (MN) 87.27 three stars
Woodlawn Foundation (NY) 95.65 four stars
The Generosity Trust (TN) 86.02 three stars
InFaith Community Foundation (MN) 93.73 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $35,119,487
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $35,119,487
   Program Service Revenue $2,686,191
Total Primary Revenue $37,805,678
   Other Revenue $7,097,007
TOTAL REVENUE $44,902,685
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $36,681,159
   Administrative Expenses $1,292,617
   Fundraising Expenses $27,377
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $38,001,153
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $6,901,532
   
Net Assets $258,861,921

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
Manage Funds to Increase Charitable Funding $36,681,159 100.0%

Ratings History
FJC has received 8 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-03 12/20/2019 93.69 four stars
2017-03 12/20/2019 93.69 four stars
2016-03 03/01/2017 93.69 four stars
2015-03 06/01/2016 96.46 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-03 03/01/2016 99.89 four stars
2014-03 09/01/2015 95.30 four stars
2013-03 08/01/2014 98.87 four stars
2012-03 09/01/2013 94.56 four stars
2011-03 07/01/2012 93.55 four stars
2010-03 10/01/2011 89.47 three stars
2010-03 09/20/2011 88.37 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-03 05/01/2011 82.12 three stars
2009-03 11/24/2010 81.13 three stars
2008-03 10/01/2009 99.39 four stars
2007-03 09/01/2008 97.35 four stars
2006-03 07/01/2007 97.33 four stars
2005-03 07/01/2006 96.76 four stars
2004-03 07/01/2005 99.53 four stars
2003-03 09/01/2004 96.87 four stars
2002-03 07/10/2003 97.09 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 13-3848582
Name in IRS Master File FJC
NTEE Code I99
NTEE Classification Crime, Legal Related N.E.C.
NTEE Type Crime, Legal-Related
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 January, 1996
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • March, 2016
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$186,298 0.49% Mark Cohen Chief Legal Officer
$183,049 0.48% Mark Abrahams Chief Financial Officer, CIO
$155,927 0.41% Leonard Glickman Former Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
FJC (NY) 93.71 four stars
Woodlawn Foundation (NY) 95.65 four stars
The Generosity Trust (TN) 86.02 three stars
Catholic United Financial Foundation (MN) 87.27 three stars
InFaith Community Foundation (MN) 93.73 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

FJC
520 Eighth Avenue
20th Floor
New York, NY 10018
tel: (888) 448-3352
fax: (212) 714-0303
EIN: 13-3848582

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Board Leadership

Ronna Brown
President

CEO

Sam Marks
Chief Executive Officer

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