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Friends of Noam Shabbos

Financial assistance to poor Jerusalem families

one star

61.72

1701 45th Street Brooklyn, NY 11204
tel: (718) 438-6623
EIN: 22-2284197

Board Leadership
Tuvia Bookshpan
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 61.72 one star
  Financial 89.03 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 47.00 zero star
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Friends of Noam Shabbos solicits and raises funds for Noam Shabbos in Jerusalem, which was founded in 1970. Through these funds, Noam Shabbos assists financially destitute and needy people and families in general, especially those with large families and those whose provider has fallen upon unusually hard times. Noam Shabbos provides meals on Shabbat and holidays for the lonely and needy, as well as supplying packages of basic foodstuffs before Shabbat and holidays. Over 1,000 individuals or families are provided with these packages on a regular basis.

Friends of Noam Shabbos solicits and raises funds for Noam Shabbos in Jerusalem, which was founded in 1970. Through these funds, Noam Shabbos assists financially destitute and needy people and families in general, especially those with large families and those whose provider has fallen upon unusually hard times. Noam Shabbos provides meals on Shabbat and holidays for the lonely and needy, as well as supplying packages of basic foodstuffs before Shabbat and holidays. Over 1,000 individuals or families are provided with these packages on a regular basis.

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Financial

three stars

89.03

Accountability & Transparency

zero star

47.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
85.5%
  Administrative Expenses 5.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.01
  Program Expenses Growth 6.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Friends of Noam Shabbos on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Friends of Noam Shabbos on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Friends of Noam Shabbos (NY) 61.72 one star
The Women's Center, Virginia (VA) 86.51 three stars
People's Resource Center (IL) 94.80 four stars
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul in Cincinnati (OH) 93.91 four stars
Furniture Bank of Central Ohio (OH) 87.38 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $898,386
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $898,386
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $898,386
   Other Revenue $0
TOTAL REVENUE $898,386
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $781,199
   Administrative Expenses $53,342
   Fundraising Expenses $63,206
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $897,747
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $639
   
Net Assets $10,487

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
Financial Assistance for Israeli Families $781,199 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 06/01/2019 61.72 one star
2017-09 08/01/2018 60.53 one star
2016-09 09/01/2017 54.60 zero star
2015-09 08/01/2016 54.88 zero star
2014-09 06/01/2016 41.69 zero star
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 09/01/2015 39.23 zero star
2013-09 08/01/2014 54.84 zero star
2012-09 08/01/2013 54.76 zero star
2011-09 05/01/2012 56.73 one star
2010-09 09/20/2011 59.20 one star
 
CN 1.0
2010-09 07/01/2011 83.70 three stars
2009-09 06/01/2010 83.55 three stars
2008-09 08/01/2009 72.50 two stars
2007-09 08/01/2008 59.27 one star
2006-09 04/01/2007 74.55 two stars
2005-09 05/01/2006 76.12 two stars
2004-09 05/01/2005 71.49 two stars
2003-09 01/05/2005 63.48 one 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 22-2284197
Name in IRS Master File NOAM SHABBOS
NTEE Code X30
NTEE Classification Jewish
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (1) Church, synagogue, etc
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 January, 1989
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$10,800 1.20% Hillel Y. Eckstein Vice President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Friends of Noam Shabbos (NY) 61.72 one star
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul in Cincinnati (OH) 93.91 four stars
Family Assistance Ministries (CA) 91.16 four stars
Amherst H. Wilder Foundation (MN) 88.02 three stars
PATH (People Attempting to Help) (TX) 92.76 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Friends of Noam Shabbos
1701 45th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11204
tel: (718) 438-6623
EIN: 22-2284197


Board Leadership

Tuvia Bookshpan
President

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