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Community Development : Jewish Federations

Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven

The strength of a people, the power of community

two stars

76.92

360 Amity Road Woodbridge, CT 06525
tel: (203) 387-2424   Web Site
EIN: 06-0647025

Board Leadership
Jeffrey Hoos
President

CEO
Judy Alperin
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 76.92 two stars
  Financial 80.27 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 74.00 two stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven is to lead, build, strengthen and renew a dynamic local Jewish community and to provide support and caring for Jewish people in our community, Israel and worldwide. The Jewish Federation is the central organization and resource for communal planning, outreach and Jewish education. The Federation endeavors to raise the necessary funds to fulfill its mission; to support its beneficiary agencies, synagogues and other local and national organizations; and to represent the concerns and needs of our constituents in the Jewish and general Greater New Haven community, Israel and worldwide.

The mission of the Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven is to lead, build, strengthen and renew a dynamic local Jewish community and to provide support and caring for Jewish people in our community, Israel and worldwide. The Jewish Federation is the central organization and resource for communal planning, outreach and Jewish education. The Federation endeavors to raise the necessary funds to fulfill its mission; to support its beneficiary agencies, synagogues and other local and national organizations; and to represent the concerns and needs of our constituents in the Jewish and general Greater New Haven community, Israel and worldwide.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Total dollars received in contributions
2,510,580
This impact information is current as of January 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

80.27

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

74.00

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)
70.5%
  Administrative Expenses 24.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.86
  Program Expenses Growth -2.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 17.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven (CT) 76.92 two stars
Memphis Jewish Federation (TN) 86.42 three stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Houston (TX) 91.44 four stars
Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona (AZ) 90.21 four stars
Jewish Federation of Rockland County (NY) 90.86 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,363,723
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $866,394
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,230,117
   Program Service Revenue $2,587,792
Total Primary Revenue $7,817,909
   Other Revenue $123,911
TOTAL REVENUE $7,941,820
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,339,101
   Administrative Expenses $1,951,749
   Fundraising Expenses $415,239
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,706,089
   
Payments to Affiliates $17,429
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $235,731
   
Net Assets $14,732,206

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 Programs $4,458,785 83.5%
Center for Jewish Life and Learning $521,391 9.8%
Allocations $358,925 6.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-07 10/01/2019 76.92 two stars
2017-07 04/01/2019 77.04 two stars
2016-07 02/01/2018 82.77 three stars
2015-07 10/01/2017 83.10 three stars
2015-07 10/01/2016 80.25 three stars
2014-07 06/01/2016 82.27 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-07 11/01/2015 74.47 two stars
2013-07 03/01/2015 80.29 three stars
2012-07 12/01/2013 84.66 three stars
2011-07 10/01/2012 88.28 three stars
2010-07 12/23/2011 86.35 three stars
2009-07 10/01/2011 72.83 two stars
2009-07 09/20/2011 75.54 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-07 12/22/2010 89.64 three stars
2008-07 09/01/2009 90.41 four stars
2007-07 09/01/2008 85.03 three stars
2006-07 09/01/2007 80.02 three stars
2005-07 12/15/2006 69.73 one star
2004-07 07/01/2005 71.91 two stars
2003-07 03/01/2005 91.17 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 06-0647025
Name in IRS Master File THE JEWISH FEDERATION OF GREATER NEW HAVEN INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (927) Fundraising
(918) Book, gift or supply store
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 June, 1966
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End July
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • July, 2017
  • July, 2016
  • July, 2015
  • July, 2014
  • July, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$171,325 2.22% Judy Alperin Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven (CT) 76.92 two stars
Jewish Federation of Columbus (OH) 86.74 three stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara (CA) 87.00 three stars
Jewish Federation of St. Louis (MO) 90.07 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater St. Paul (MN) 87.63 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven
360 Amity Road
Woodbridge, CT 06525
tel: (203) 387-2424
EIN: 06-0647025

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Board Leadership

Jeffrey Hoos
President

CEO

Judy Alperin
Chief Executive Officer

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