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Hineni

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one star

68.81

232 West End Avenue New York, NY 10023
tel: (212) 496-1660   Web Site
EIN: 11-2427999

CEO
Slova Wolff
Executive Vice President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 68.81 one star
  Financial 83.74 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 59.00 one star
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

At Hineni, Judaism is not an ancient concept. It is a living, timeless source of wisdom. The insight of the Torah, the beauty of Jewish family life, and our strong Biblical ethics have a very necessary role in today's world. Our goal is to help you infuse your life with more meaning through your Jewish heritage. The Hineni Heritage Center, the first of its kind in the world, offers a comprehensive series of programs, including Torah, Talmud, Kabbalah, Prophets, History, Rituals and Ceremonies in the home and synagogue, Hebrew language and Prayer, and one-on-one tutoring. Hineni also offers lectures, publications, audio and video cassettes, family counseling, an introduction service for singles and social gatherings.

At Hineni, Judaism is not an ancient concept. It is a living, timeless source of wisdom. The insight of the Torah, the beauty of Jewish family life, and our strong Biblical ethics have a very necessary role in today's world. Our goal is to help you infuse your life with more meaning through your Jewish heritage. The Hineni Heritage Center, the first of its kind in the world, offers a comprehensive series of programs, including Torah, Talmud, Kabbalah, Prophets, History, Rituals and Ceremonies in the home and synagogue, Hebrew language and Prayer, and one-on-one tutoring. Hineni also offers lectures, publications, audio and video cassettes, family counseling, an introduction service for singles and social gatherings.

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Financial

three stars

83.74

Accountability & Transparency

one star

59.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
80.6%
  Administrative Expenses 16.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.99
  Program Expenses Growth -2.8%
  Liabilities to Assets < 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hineni on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hineni on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hineni (NY) 68.81 one star
Moving Traditions (PA) 91.87 four stars
Hebrew Free Burial Association (NY) 97.41 four stars
Gateways (NY) 85.43 three stars
Foundation for Jewish Camp (NY) 95.73 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $171,593
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $18,750
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $190,343
   Program Service Revenue $233,844
Total Primary Revenue $424,187
   Other Revenue $483,180
TOTAL REVENUE $907,367
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,438,428
   Administrative Expenses $266,521
   Fundraising Expenses $44,906
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,749,855
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-842,488
   
Net Assets $5,787,837

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
Educational Programs $672,538 46.8%
Sabbath, Holiday, & Ritual Programs $526,300 36.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 03/01/2020 68.81 one star
2017-12 04/01/2019 71.29 two stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 70.97 two stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 70.02 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 71.27 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 67.96 one star
2013-12 06/01/2015 71.43 two stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 67.68 one star
2011-12 02/01/2013 63.24 one star
2010-12 12/23/2011 60.80 one star
2009-12 09/20/2011 63.52 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 63.96 one star
2008-12 04/01/2010 84.08 three stars
2007-12 12/17/2008 92.50 four stars
2006-12 09/01/2007 92.02 four stars
2005-12 10/01/2006 82.89 three stars
2004-12 08/01/2005 73.82 two stars
2003-12 02/01/2005 54.89 zero star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 11-2427999
Name in IRS Master File HINENI 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 (6) Missionary activities
(7) Evangelism
(8) Religious publishing 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 September, 1973
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$209,400 11.96% Slova Wolff Executive Vice President
Other Salaries of Note
$46,000 2.62% Barbara Janov Board Member

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hineni (NY) 68.81 one star
Gateways (NY) 85.43 three stars
Foundation for Jewish Camp (NY) 95.73 four stars
Moving Traditions (PA) 91.87 four stars
Hebrew Free Burial Association (NY) 97.41 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Hineni
232 West End Avenue
New York, NY 10023
tel: (212) 496-1660
EIN: 11-2427999

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CEO

Slova Wolff
Executive Vice President

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