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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

National Council of Jewish Women

A faith in the future. A belief in action.

80.10

2055 L Street, NW Suite 650
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 296-2588   Web Site
EIN: 13-1641076

Board Leadership
Dana Gershon
President

CEO
Sheila Katz
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.10
  Financial 74.11
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00
This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) is a grassroots organization of volunteers and advocates who turn progressive ideals into action. Inspired by Jewish values, NCJW strives for social justice by improving the quality of life for women, children, and families and by safeguarding individual rights and freedoms. For over a century, NCJW has been at the forefront of social change. NCJW members are outspoken champions for progressive policies at the federal, state, and local levels. Over the years, NCJW's collective voice has changed the world for the better - improving the lives of women, children, and families in the US and Israel.

The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) is a grassroots organization of volunteers and advocates who turn progressive ideals into action. Inspired by Jewish values, NCJW strives for social justice by improving the quality of life for women, children, and families and by safeguarding individual rights and freedoms. For over a century, NCJW has been at the forefront of social change. NCJW members are outspoken champions for progressive policies at the federal, state, and local levels. Over the years, NCJW's collective voice has changed the world for the better - improving the lives of women, children, and families in the US and Israel.

Financial

74.11

Accountability & Transparency

89.00

This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
64.4%
  Administrative Expenses 23.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.92
  Program Expenses Growth -3.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Council of Jewish Women on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Council of Jewish Women on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Council of Jewish Women (DC) 80.10
9to5 National Association of Working Women (WI) 88.28
Women's Foundation for A Greater Memphis (TN) 89.89
Women's Law Project (PA) 87.27
Washington Area Women's Foundation (DC) 91.35

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,117,355
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $1,300
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $443,335
Total Contributions $2,561,990
   Program Service Revenue $1,462
Total Primary Revenue $2,563,452
   Other Revenue $400,618
TOTAL REVENUE $2,964,070
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,248,436
   Administrative Expenses $883,459
   Fundraising Expenses $766,623
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,898,518
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,934,448
   
Net Assets $15,196,120

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
Service to Sections $1,670,791 51.4%
Domestic Advocacy $1,048,063 32.3%
International Programs $529,582 16.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-06 10/01/2021 80.10
2019-06 06/01/2020 79.68
2018-06 11/01/2019 84.39
2017-06 06/01/2018 86.53
2016-06 09/01/2017 84.67
2015-06 06/01/2017 88.68
2015-06 06/01/2016 87.98
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 87.18
2013-06 06/01/2014 85.49
2012-06 05/01/2013 87.65
2011-06 05/01/2012 83.14
2010-06 09/20/2011 83.69
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 08/01/2010 75.79
2008-06 07/01/2009 84.01
2007-06 08/01/2008 78.59
2006-06 07/01/2007 71.33
2005-06 07/01/2006 78.80
2004-06 07/01/2005 76.27
2003-06 06/01/2004 71.11
2002-06 04/01/2004 72.79

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

EIN 13-1641076
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL COUNCIL OF JEWISH WOMEN INCORPORATED
NTEE Code S81
NTEE Classification Women's Service Clubs
NTEE Type Community Improvement, Capacity Building
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(29) Other religious 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 Central - the organization is a parent (group ruling) and is not a church or 501(c)(1) organization.
Group Name NATIONAL COUNCIL OF JEWISH WOMEN INCORPORATED
Ruling Date June, 1949
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$128,824 2.62% Sheila Katz CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$238,613 4.87% Nancy Kaufman Former CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Council of Jewish Women (DC) 80.10
National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health (NY) 86.05
Provide (TX) 89.93
Healthy Women (NJ) 86.19
National Women's Law Center (DC) 99.77

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Charity Contact Info

National Council of Jewish Women
2055 L Street, NW
Suite 650
Washington, DC 20036
tel: (202) 296-2588
EIN: 13-1641076

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Board Leadership

Dana Gershon
President

CEO

Sheila Katz
Chief Executive Officer

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