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Community Development : Jewish Federations

The Federation, Jewish Communities of Western Connecticut

Communities is our middle name

three stars

85.46

444 Main Street North Southbury, CT 06488
tel: (203) 267-3177   Web Site
EIN: 06-0646691

Board Leadership
Paul Zimmerman
President

CEO
Jade Stoltz
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.46 three stars
  Financial 83.31 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 88.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The organization provides humanitarian aid locally, in Israel and overseas. Our funding provides rescue, relief and rehabilitation regardless of age, ethnicity or religion. We perform these programs and services within Jewish tradition and culture.

The organization provides humanitarian aid locally, in Israel and overseas. Our funding provides rescue, relief and rehabilitation regardless of age, ethnicity or religion. We perform these programs and services within Jewish tradition and culture.

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Financial

three stars

83.31

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

88.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
79.1%
  Administrative Expenses 11.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 18.72
  Program Expenses Growth -7.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Federation, Jewish Communities of Western Connecticut on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Federation, Jewish Communities of Western Connecticut on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Federation, Jewish Communities of Western Connecticut (CT) 85.46 three stars
Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven (CT) 85.19 three stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Indianapolis (IN) 92.07 four stars
Jewish Federations of North America (NY) 89.86 three stars
The Jewish Federation of Raleigh-Cary (NC) 86.90 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $225,357
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $225,357
   Program Service Revenue $24,059
Total Primary Revenue $249,416
   Other Revenue $1,952,897
TOTAL REVENUE $2,202,313
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $783,831
   Administrative Expenses $140,632
   Fundraising Expenses $101,881
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,026,344
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,175,969
   
Net Assets $19,538,699

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
Grants $432,823 55.2%
Community Wide Educational Programs $351,008 44.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 09/03/2019 85.46 three stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 85.85 three stars
2016-06 07/01/2017 83.14 three stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 88.55 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 84.55 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 80.11 three stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 84.29 three stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 76.80 two stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 80.02 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 90.68 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 89.53 three stars
2009-06 11/24/2010 85.11 three stars
2008-06 08/01/2009 66.22 one star
2007-06 09/01/2008 76.62 two stars
2006-06 06/01/2007 79.93 two stars
2005-06 06/01/2006 69.99 one star
2004-06 09/01/2005 73.96 two stars
2002-06 06/01/2004 89.94 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 06-0646691
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH COMMUNITIES OF WESTERN
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
(349) Other youth organization or activities
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, 1952
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$115,144 11.21% Jade Stoltz Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Federation, Jewish Communities of Western Connecticut (CT) 85.46 three stars
Jewish United Fund of Chicago (IL) 93.51 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Portland (OR) 93.28 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven (CT) 85.19 three stars
UJA-Federation of New York (NY) 89.99 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Federation, Jewish Communities of Western Connecticut
444 Main Street North
Southbury, CT 06488
tel: (203) 267-3177
fax: (203) 267-3392
EIN: 06-0646691

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Board Leadership

Paul Zimmerman
President

CEO

Jade Stoltz
Executive Director

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