Community Development : Jewish Federations (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Jewish Federation of Columbus

We are one

three stars

86.74

1175 College Avenue Columbus, OH 43209
tel: (614) 237-7686   Web Site
EIN: 31-0838745

Board Leadership
Robert H. Schottenstein
Chair

CEO
Joel Marcovitch
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.74 three stars
  Financial 84.15 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 90.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Jewish Federation of Columbus, founded in 1926, is dedicated to strengthening and enriching the central Ohio Jewish Community through the support of and service to the Jewish community through its comprehensive family of social service, human service, and Jewish educational agencies, synagogues. and organizations. In addition, the Jewish Federation's of Columbus outstanding commitment to and responsibility for the state of Israel and Jews in need around the world remains steadfast. The Federation's core competencies include the efficient raising of annual campaign funds and the prudent and fiscally responsible investment of those funds towards the betterment of our community and world Jewry.

The Jewish Federation of Columbus, founded in 1926, is dedicated to strengthening and enriching the central Ohio Jewish Community through the support of and service to the Jewish community through its comprehensive family of social service, human service, and Jewish educational agencies, synagogues. and organizations. In addition, the Jewish Federation's of Columbus outstanding commitment to and responsibility for the state of Israel and Jews in need around the world remains steadfast. The Federation's core competencies include the efficient raising of annual campaign funds and the prudent and fiscally responsible investment of those funds towards the betterment of our community and world Jewry.

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Financial

three stars

84.15

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

90.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
81.6%
  Administrative Expenses 9.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.88
  Program Expenses Growth -1.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 26.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Columbus on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Columbus on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,153,159
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,153,159
   Program Service Revenue $27,540
Total Primary Revenue $6,180,699
   Other Revenue $292,788
TOTAL REVENUE $6,473,487
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,048,057
   Administrative Expenses $658,639
   Fundraising Expenses $633,489
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,340,185
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $133,302
   
Net Assets $12,800,471

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$246,135 3.88% Gordon Hecker President. CEO

Mission

The Jewish Federation of Columbus, founded in 1926, is dedicated to strengthening and enriching the central Ohio Jewish Community through the support of and service to the Jewish community through its comprehensive family of social service, human service, and Jewish educational agencies, synagogues. and organizations. In addition, the Jewish Federation's of Columbus outstanding commitment to and responsibility for the state of Israel and Jews in need around the world remains steadfast. The Federation's core competencies include the efficient raising of annual campaign funds and the prudent and fiscally responsible investment of those funds towards the betterment of our community and world Jewry.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Columbus (OH) 86.74 three stars
The Federation, Jewish Communities of Western Connecticut (CT) 85.46 three stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Portland (OR) 93.28 four stars
Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County (FL) 93.71 four stars
Jewish Federation of Rockland County (NY) 85.62 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Federation of Columbus
1175 College Avenue
Columbus, OH 43209
tel: (614) 237-7686
fax: (614) 237-2221
EIN: 31-0838745

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Board Leadership

Robert H. Schottenstein
Chair

CEO

Joel Marcovitch
Chief Executive Officer