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Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven

The strength of a people, the power of community

three stars

87.98

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

Board Leadership
Steven Fleischman
President

CEO
Judy Alperin
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.98 three stars
  Financial 84.52 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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.

Financial

three stars

84.52

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 03/01/2021 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)
72.0%
  Administrative Expenses 23.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.69
  Program Expenses Growth 2.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 16.0%
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.

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Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven (CT) 87.98 three stars
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Iranian American Jewish Federation of New York (NY) 95.05 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,470,856
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $1,412,647
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,883,503
   Program Service Revenue $3,079,585
Total Primary Revenue $6,963,088
   Other Revenue $183,215
TOTAL REVENUE $7,146,303
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,225,960
   Administrative Expenses $1,793,119
   Fundraising Expenses $345,189
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,364,268
   
Payments to Affiliates $54,624
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,217,965
   
Net Assets $13,518,213

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 $4,918,801 79.0%
Allocations $835,904 13.4%
Center for Jewish Life and Learning $471,255 7.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-07 03/01/2021 87.98 three stars
2019-07 11/01/2020 80.97 three stars
2018-07 03/01/2020 85.19 three stars
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

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
$174,073 2.08% Judy Alperin Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven (CT) 87.98 three stars
Jewish Long Beach (CA) 87.89 three stars
Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles (CA) 87.69 three stars
Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York (NY) 87.47 three stars
Jewish Federation of Central New York (NY) 90.00 four 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

Steven Fleischman
President

CEO

Judy Alperin
Chief Executive Officer

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