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Jewish Community Center of Chicago

Enriching Lives and Building Community

three stars

89.42

30 South Wells Street Suite 4000
Chicago, IL 60606
tel: (312) 775-1800   Web Site
EIN: 36-2167758

Board Leadership
Edward Atkins
President

CEO
Addie Goodman
CEO, President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.42 three stars
  Financial 85.35 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

JCC Chicago is dedicated to ensuring a strong and vibrant Jewish life and community for generations to come. Through a mix of formal and informal education, recreational and cultural activities, JCC Chicago provides quality experiences that enrich the lives of individuals, families and the community at large. Our award-winning preschool programs, summer camps and the wide array of enriching activities we offer, provide opportunities to Bring Jewish Values to Life through innovative programs designed to meet the needs of everyone from infants to adults.

Founded in 1903 to serve the needs of the burgeoning population of Jewish immigrants in Chicago, JCC today serves more than 24,000 Chicago area children, adults and families each year.

JCC Chicago is dedicated to ensuring a strong and vibrant Jewish life and community for generations to come. Through a mix of formal and informal education, recreational and cultural activities, JCC Chicago provides quality experiences that enrich the lives of individuals, families and the community at large. Our award-winning preschool programs, summer camps and the wide array of enriching activities we offer, provide opportunities to Bring Jewish Values to Life through innovative programs designed to meet the needs of everyone from infants to adults.

Founded in 1903 to serve the needs of the burgeoning population of Jewish immigrants in Chicago, JCC today serves more than 24,000 Chicago area children, adults and families each year.

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Financial

three stars

85.35

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
87.7%
  Administrative Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.26
  Program Expenses Growth 5.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 55.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Community Center of Chicago on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Community Center of Chicago on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Community Center of Chicago (IL) 89.42 three stars
YMCA of Greater Charlotte (NC) 92.07 four stars
YWCA of San Diego County (CA) 90.94 four stars
YMCA of Greater Houston (TX) 90.26 four stars
YWCA of Nashville & Middle Tennessee (TN) 87.97 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,627,930
   Federated Campaigns $8,798,776
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $31,390
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $32,832
Total Contributions $11,490,928
   Program Service Revenue $30,336,881
Total Primary Revenue $41,827,809
   Other Revenue $427,082
TOTAL REVENUE $42,254,891
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $39,213,302
   Administrative Expenses $4,910,050
   Fundraising Expenses $773,409
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $44,896,761
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,641,870
   
Net Assets $15,590,343

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
Early Childhood Services $11,857,727 30.2%
Facilitating Day Camps $8,869,588 22.6%
J at School $4,247,744 10.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 10/01/2019 89.42 three stars
2017-06 09/01/2018 88.44 three stars
2016-06 06/01/2018 89.41 three stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 88.33 three stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 82.95 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.51 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 86.61 three stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 84.77 three stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 84.95 three stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 82.82 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 84.08 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 12/01/2010 81.95 three stars
2008-06 03/01/2010 85.38 three stars
2007-06 04/01/2009 81.05 three stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 84.26 three stars
2005-06 11/01/2006 82.04 three stars
2004-06 08/01/2005 90.32 four stars
2003-06 09/01/2004 84.91 three stars
2002-06 08/01/2003 92.77 four stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 91.19 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 36-2167758
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTERS OF CHICAGO
NTEE Code P28
NTEE Classification Neighborhood Centers, Settlement Houses
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (324) YMCA, YWCA, YMCA, etc.
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 November, 1923
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$422,317 0.94% Alan Sataloff President/CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Community Center of Chicago (IL) 89.42 three stars
YWCA Pierce County (WA) 89.91 three stars
Bender Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington (MD) 89.66 three stars
YWCA Richmond (VA) 99.71 four stars
YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago (IL) 88.33 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Community Center of Chicago
30 South Wells Street
Suite 4000
Chicago, IL 60606
tel: (312) 775-1800
fax: (312) 775-1818
EIN: 36-2167758

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Board Leadership

Edward Atkins
President

CEO

Addie Goodman
CEO, President

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