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Community Development : Jewish Federations (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford

Live generously today and tomorrow. Leave a Jewish legacy.

four stars

91.04

333 Bloomfield Avenue Suite C
West Hartford, CT 06117
tel: (860) 727-6123   Web Site
EIN: 06-0655482

Board Leadership
Carolyn Gitlin
Chair of the Board

CEO
David Waren
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.04 four stars
  Financial 87.98 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford is to enhance, build and perpetuate Jewish life in Greater Hartford, in Israel and around the world. The Federation fulfills its mission through its annual campaign, financial resource development, planning, community relations efforts and by working in partnership with local, national and international Jewish charitable organizations, social service agencies, educational institutions and synagogues. The Federation is guided by the Jewish values of Tzedakah (righteous giving), Tikkun Olam (improving the world) and Klal Yisrael (the unity of the Jewish People).

The mission of the Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford is to enhance, build and perpetuate Jewish life in Greater Hartford, in Israel and around the world. The Federation fulfills its mission through its annual campaign, financial resource development, planning, community relations efforts and by working in partnership with local, national and international Jewish charitable organizations, social service agencies, educational institutions and synagogues. The Federation is guided by the Jewish values of Tzedakah (righteous giving), Tikkun Olam (improving the world) and Klal Yisrael (the unity of the Jewish People).

Financial

three stars

87.98

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
85.3%
  Administrative Expenses 5.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.27
  Program Expenses Growth -2.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 28.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford (CT) 91.04 four stars
The Jewish Federation of Raleigh-Cary (NC) 86.90 three stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta (GA) 97.17 four stars
Jewish Foundation of Memphis (TN) 92.24 four stars
Jewish Federation of Delaware (DE) 95.99 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,100,496
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,100,496
   Program Service Revenue $208,786
Total Primary Revenue $5,309,282
   Other Revenue $33,076
TOTAL REVENUE $5,342,358
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,097,568
   Administrative Expenses $267,662
   Fundraising Expenses $527,979
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,893,209
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $449,149
   
Net Assets $6,294,885

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 $4,097,568 100.0%

Ratings History
Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 12/01/2020 91.04 four stars
2018-06 08/01/2019 93.77 four stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 91.98 four stars
2016-06 12/01/2017 95.47 four stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 95.47 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 90.43 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 91.77 four stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 82.77 three stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 83.02 three stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 84.52 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 79.77 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 72.83 two stars
2008-06 06/01/2009 62.70 one star
2007-06 11/01/2008 81.98 three stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 81.37 three stars
2005-06 06/01/2006 71.76 two stars
2004-06 07/01/2005 61.82 one star
2003-06 10/01/2004 66.06 one star
2002-06 11/01/2003 81.38 three 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 06-0655482
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH FEDERATION OF GREATER HARTFORD
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 (600) Community Chest, United Way, etc.
(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 September, 1949
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
$187,046 3.82% Howard Sovronsky President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford (CT) 91.04 four stars
Jewish Federation of Omaha (NE) 97.86 four stars
Jewish Federation of Rockland County (NY) 88.76 three stars
Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee (FL) 90.99 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Des Moines (IA) 92.19 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford
333 Bloomfield Avenue
Suite C
West Hartford, CT 06117
tel: (860) 727-6123
fax: (860) 232-5221
EIN: 06-0655482

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Board Leadership

Carolyn Gitlin
Chair of the Board

CEO

David Waren
President and CEO

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