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Community Development : Jewish Federations (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Jewish Federation of Broward County

Helping Jews in need in our own community, in Israel, and around the world

four stars

97.29

5890 South Pine Island Road Davie, FL 33328
tel: (954) 252-6900   Web Site
EIN: 59-0967823

Board Leadership
Bob Schneider
Chair

CEO
Michael Balaban
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.29 four stars
  Financial 96.18 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Jewish Federation of Broward County (formerly The United Jewish Community of Broward County) raises funds to support the crucial work of 30 social and humanitarian agencies that help Jews in need in our own community, in Israel, and around the world. Here in Broward County, our local beneficiary agencies touch the lives of thousands of people each and every day. They provide support and services for Jews of all ages, all interests, all incomes, and all backgrounds. Through our Jewish community centers our young learn all about Judaism and the basics of their people's traditions; and adults, singles and families can enjoy a wonderful array of social, cultural, educational and recreational programs.

The Jewish Federation of Broward County (formerly The United Jewish Community of Broward County) raises funds to support the crucial work of 30 social and humanitarian agencies that help Jews in need in our own community, in Israel, and around the world. Here in Broward County, our local beneficiary agencies touch the lives of thousands of people each and every day. They provide support and services for Jews of all ages, all interests, all incomes, and all backgrounds. Through our Jewish community centers our young learn all about Judaism and the basics of their people's traditions; and adults, singles and families can enjoy a wonderful array of social, cultural, educational and recreational programs.

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Financial

four stars

96.18

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
80.4%
  Administrative Expenses 10.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.55
  Program Expenses Growth 10.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 18.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Broward County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Broward County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Broward County (FL) 97.29 four stars
Federation for Jewish Philanthropy of Upper Fairfield County (CT) 96.06 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Charlotte (NC) 88.55 three stars
Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York (NY) 87.98 three stars
Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island (RI) 91.63 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,036,107
   Federated Campaigns $3,299,485
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $494,188
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $10,829,780
   Program Service Revenue $732,820
Total Primary Revenue $11,562,600
   Other Revenue $8,165,995
TOTAL REVENUE $19,728,595
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,517,223
   Administrative Expenses $1,381,925
   Fundraising Expenses $987,880
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,887,028
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $6,841,567
   
Net Assets $110,712,445

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
Jewish Federation of Broward County has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 09/03/2019 97.29 four stars
2017-06 12/21/2018 97.11 four stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 94.27 four stars
2016-06 03/01/2018 86.75 three stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 91.28 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 86.16 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 07/01/2015 81.21 three stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 92.44 four stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 92.76 four stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 78.20 two stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 77.66 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 75.01 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/01/2010 61.89 one star
2008-06 09/01/2009 66.30 one star
2007-06 10/01/2008 71.23 two stars
2006-06 08/01/2007 70.88 two stars
2005-06 06/01/2006 77.54 two stars
2004-06 05/01/2005 80.49 three stars
2003-06 08/01/2004 74.06 two stars
2002-06 12/01/2003 66.27 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 59-0967823
Name in IRS Master File UNITED JEWISH COMMUNITY OF BROWARD COUNTY INC
NTEE Code T70
NTEE Classification Fund Raising Organizations That Cross Categories
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (927) Fundraising
(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 October, 1947
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$266,741 2.06% Michael Balaban President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Broward County (FL) 97.29 four stars
Jewish Federation of Central Massachusetts (MA) 86.13 three stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Dayton (OH) 92.43 four stars
Jewish Federation of Cincinnati (OH) 89.26 three stars
Jewish Community Federation of Greater Chattanooga (TN) 90.85 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Federation of Broward County
5890 South Pine Island Road
Davie, FL 33328
tel: (954) 252-6900
fax: (954) 252-6892
EIN: 59-0967823

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Board Leadership

Bob Schneider
Chair

CEO

Michael Balaban
President, CEO

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