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Jewish Community Foundation of San Diego

Promoting philanthropy

four stars

90.71

4950 Murphy Canyon Road San Diego, CA 92123
tel: (858) 279-2740   Web Site
EIN: 95-2504044

Board Leadership
Sydney Selati
Chair

CEO
Jeremy Pearl
Acting President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.71 four stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
99.0%
  Administrative Expenses 0.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.42
  Program Expenses Growth 12.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 32.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Community Foundation of San Diego on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Community Foundation of San Diego on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Community Foundation of San Diego (CA) 90.71 four stars
The San Diego Foundation (CA) 91.22 four stars
California Community Foundation (CA) 95.47 four stars
Miami Foundation (FL) 89.10 three stars
Princeton Area Community Foundation (NJ) 97.17 four stars

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The Jewish Community Foundation of San Diego promotes philanthropy through meaningful partnerships with donors and community organizations in achieving charitable goals and increases current and future support for a vibrant and secure Jewish community in San Diego, Israel and around the world. As a primary, trusted and expert resource for philanthropy, the Jewish Community Foundation of San Diego will engage, educate and inspire generations of givers throughout the Jewish community. Since its inception in 1967, the Foundation has granted over $1 billion to nonprofits.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $106,068,738
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $106,068,738
   Program Service Revenue $742,433
Total Primary Revenue $106,811,171
   Other Revenue $6,559,837
TOTAL REVENUE $113,371,008
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $116,569,356
   Administrative Expenses $682,004
   Fundraising Expenses $299,834
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $117,551,194
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-4,180,186
   
Net Assets $171,593,990

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
Fund Distribution $116,569,356 100.0%

Ratings History
Jewish Community Foundation of San Diego has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 11/01/2016 90.71 four stars
2014-06 08/01/2016 90.71 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.50 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 92.72 four stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 93.28 four stars
2012-06 12/01/2013 93.27 four stars
2011-06 10/01/2012 93.28 four stars
2010-06 04/01/2012 91.16 four stars
2010-06 12/01/2011 89.67 three stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 89.45 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 12/22/2010 82.08 three stars
2008-06 12/01/2009 90.31 four stars
2007-06 09/01/2008 95.04 four stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 93.65 four stars
2005-06 07/01/2006 87.42 three stars
2004-06 07/01/2005 94.47 four stars
2003-06 09/01/2004 94.91 four stars
2002-06 09/01/2003 87.39 three stars
2001-06 02/05/2003 97.42 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 95-2504044
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF SAN DIEGO
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 (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 February, 1968
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, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Charlene Seidle President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$376,100 0.31% Marjory Kaplan Interim President, CEO

The Jewish Community Foundation of San Diego promotes philanthropy through meaningful partnerships with donors and community organizations in achieving charitable goals and increases current and future support for a vibrant and secure Jewish community in San Diego, Israel and around the world. As a primary, trusted and expert resource for philanthropy, the Jewish Community Foundation of San Diego will engage, educate and inspire generations of givers throughout the Jewish community. Since its inception in 1967, the Foundation has granted over $1 billion to nonprofits.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Community Foundation of San Diego (CA) 90.71 four stars
The Winston-Salem Foundation (NC) 97.14 four stars
The Oregon Community Foundation (OR) 97.11 four stars
New York Community Trust (NY) 95.67 four stars
The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta (GA) 97.17 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Community Foundation of San Diego
4950 Murphy Canyon Road
San Diego, CA 92123
tel: (858) 279-2740
fax: (858) 279-6105
EIN: 95-2504044

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Board Leadership

Sydney Selati
Chair

CEO

Jeremy Pearl
Acting President and CEO

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