Community Development : Jewish Federations (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Jewish Community Federation of Greater Rochester

Live generously

four stars

90.81

441 East Avenue Rochester, NY 14607
tel: (585) 461-0490   Web Site
EIN: 16-0868942

Board Leadership
Rina Chessin
President

CEO
Meredith Dragon
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.81 four stars
  Financial 93.08 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three 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 Community Federation of Greater Rochester is to enrich the quality of life for Jews in Rochester, Israel and around the world. The Federation meets this goal through financial resource development, planning, education, community relations, and volunteer recruitment and training. The Federation convenes agencies, synagogues, and organizations to address issues of common concern. Together, we transform Jewish tradition and values into action. The Rochester Federation's annual campaign supports five beneficiary agencies locally, Federation operations, and social and humanitarian programs and services in Israel and around the world.

The mission of the Jewish Community Federation of Greater Rochester is to enrich the quality of life for Jews in Rochester, Israel and around the world. The Federation meets this goal through financial resource development, planning, education, community relations, and volunteer recruitment and training. The Federation convenes agencies, synagogues, and organizations to address issues of common concern. Together, we transform Jewish tradition and values into action. The Rochester Federation's annual campaign supports five beneficiary agencies locally, Federation operations, and social and humanitarian programs and services in Israel and around the world.

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Financial

four stars

93.08

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

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)
78.3%
  Administrative Expenses 15.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.01
  Program Expenses Growth 11.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Community Federation of Greater Rochester on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Community Federation of Greater Rochester on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,896,618
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $367,000
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,263,618
   Program Service Revenue $266,766
Total Primary Revenue $7,530,384
   Other Revenue $563,365
TOTAL REVENUE $8,093,749
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,459,685
   Administrative Expenses $1,402,320
   Fundraising Expenses $511,658
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,373,663
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,279,914
   
Net Assets $29,043,513

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$235,200 2.50% Meredith Dragon Chief Executive Officer

Mission

The mission of the Jewish Community Federation of Greater Rochester is to enrich the quality of life for Jews in Rochester, Israel and around the world. The Federation meets this goal through financial resource development, planning, education, community relations, and volunteer recruitment and training. The Federation convenes agencies, synagogues, and organizations to address issues of common concern. Together, we transform Jewish tradition and values into action. The Rochester Federation's annual campaign supports five beneficiary agencies locally, Federation operations, and social and humanitarian programs and services in Israel and around the world.

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Community Federation of Greater Rochester
441 East Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607
tel: (585) 461-0490
EIN: 16-0868942

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Board Leadership

Rina Chessin
President

CEO

Meredith Dragon
Executive Director