Community Development : Jewish Federations (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Jewish Federation of Cincinnati

Bringing our community together to care for Jews in Cincinnati, in Israel, and around the world

four stars

96.44

8499 Ridge Road Cincinnati, OH 45236
tel: (513) 985-1500   Web Site
EIN: 31-0537174

Board Leadership
Gary Greenberg
President

CEO
Shep Englander
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.44 four stars
  Financial 96.95 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Jewish Federation of Cincinnati brings our community together to care for Jews in Cincinnati, in Israel, and around the world, and to develop opportunities for each of us to embrace a Jewish life. We are the largest Jewish non-profit fundraising organization in Cincinnati, charged with building community resources, leadership and trust. We were founded on the Jewish people's commitment to tzedekah- that it is righteous and just to do right by others. For 112 years we have been helping to create a spirit of giving and hope for ourselves and around the world. Our work can be divided into three primary areas: building resources and investing them wisely; building leadership and participation; and building trust and collaboration.

The Jewish Federation of Cincinnati brings our community together to care for Jews in Cincinnati, in Israel, and around the world, and to develop opportunities for each of us to embrace a Jewish life. We are the largest Jewish non-profit fundraising organization in Cincinnati, charged with building community resources, leadership and trust. We were founded on the Jewish people's commitment to tzedekah- that it is righteous and just to do right by others. For 112 years we have been helping to create a spirit of giving and hope for ourselves and around the world. Our work can be divided into three primary areas: building resources and investing them wisely; building leadership and participation; and building trust and collaboration.

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Financial

four stars

96.95

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
83.1%
  Administrative Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.14
  Program Expenses Growth 7.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Cincinnati on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Cincinnati on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $15,467,945
   Federated Campaigns $75,000
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $15,542,945
   Program Service Revenue $924,530
Total Primary Revenue $16,467,475
   Other Revenue $4,156,095
TOTAL REVENUE $20,623,570
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $18,543,835
   Administrative Expenses $1,767,381
   Fundraising Expenses $1,569,782
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $21,880,998
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,257,428
   
Net Assets $86,602,369

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$430,423 1.96% Shepard Englander Chief Executive Officer

Mission

The Jewish Federation of Cincinnati brings our community together to care for Jews in Cincinnati, in Israel, and around the world, and to develop opportunities for each of us to embrace a Jewish life. We are the largest Jewish non-profit fundraising organization in Cincinnati, charged with building community resources, leadership and trust. We were founded on the Jewish people's commitment to tzedekah- that it is righteous and just to do right by others. For 112 years we have been helping to create a spirit of giving and hope for ourselves and around the world. Our work can be divided into three primary areas: building resources and investing them wisely; building leadership and participation; and building trust and collaboration.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Cincinnati (OH) 96.44 four stars
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The Federation, Jewish Communities of Western Connecticut (CT) 85.46 three stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Des Moines (IA) 92.19 four stars
Iranian American Jewish Federation of New York (NY) 95.05 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Federation of Cincinnati
8499 Ridge Road
Cincinnati, OH 45236
tel: (513) 985-1500
EIN: 31-0537174

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Board Leadership

Gary Greenberg
President

CEO

Shep Englander
Chief Executive Officer