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Hillel of Greater Philadelphia

Inspiring Jewish college students to explore their Judaism and build Jewish community

three stars

86.67

215 South 39th Street Philadelphia, PA 19104
tel: (215) 898-8265   Web Site
EIN: 23-1365179

Board Leadership
Barry Levin
Chair

CEO
Rabbi Howard Alpert
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.67 three stars
  Financial 87.38 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 86.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Hillel of Greater Philadelphia inspires Jewish students to cultivate and maintain their Jewish identity, to bond with other Jewish college students and to share a broad spectrum of religious, cultural and social experiences. Hillel professionals connect with students in a myriad of ways including hundreds of coffee and lunch dates, one-on-one learning opportunities and an extraordinary variety of programming planned with the diverse needs of the region's Jewish student population in mind. HGP serves over 3,000 individual students who actively participate in more than 1,500 Hillel programs on campuses in Philadelphia. These include religious services, social and educational programming, tzedek events, and leadership development opportunities.

Hillel of Greater Philadelphia inspires Jewish students to cultivate and maintain their Jewish identity, to bond with other Jewish college students and to share a broad spectrum of religious, cultural and social experiences. Hillel professionals connect with students in a myriad of ways including hundreds of coffee and lunch dates, one-on-one learning opportunities and an extraordinary variety of programming planned with the diverse needs of the region's Jewish student population in mind. HGP serves over 3,000 individual students who actively participate in more than 1,500 Hillel programs on campuses in Philadelphia. These include religious services, social and educational programming, tzedek events, and leadership development opportunities.

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Financial

three stars

87.38

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

86.00

This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
73.2%
  Administrative Expenses 14.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.06
  Program Expenses Growth 6.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hillel of Greater Philadelphia on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hillel of Greater Philadelphia on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hillel of Greater Philadelphia (PA) 86.67 three stars
Nehemiah Center (TX) 88.72 three stars
Young Life (CO) 95.46 four stars
Word of Life Fellowship (NY) 92.99 four stars
FOCUS (Fellowship of Christians in Universities and Schools, Inc.) (CT) 92.87 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,454,427
   Federated Campaigns $480,645
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,935,072
   Program Service Revenue $337,549
Total Primary Revenue $3,272,621
   Other Revenue $407,692
TOTAL REVENUE $3,680,313
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,098,262
   Administrative Expenses $567,785
   Fundraising Expenses $525,843
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,191,890
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-511,577
   
Net Assets $13,417,039

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
Cultural, Religious, and Social Activities $3,098,262 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 11/01/2018 86.67 three stars
2016-06 09/01/2017 88.40 three stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 84.71 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 84.32 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 86.32 three stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 86.60 three stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 83.82 three stars
2011-06 11/06/2012 83.95 three stars
2010-06 12/01/2011 83.38 three stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 83.62 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 03/01/2011 80.81 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 23-1365179
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH CAMPUS ACTIVITIES BOARD
NTEE Code B80
NTEE Classification Student Services, Organizations of Students
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (29) Other religious activities
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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 May, 1984
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$137,402 3.27% Rabbi Howard Alpert Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hillel of Greater Philadelphia (PA) 86.67 three stars
Interface Ministries (GA) 86.79 three stars
InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA (WI) 90.91 four stars
FOCUS (Fellowship of Christians in Universities and Schools, Inc.) (CT) 92.87 four stars
Coalition for Christian Outreach (PA) 95.67 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Hillel of Greater Philadelphia
215 South 39th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
tel: (215) 898-8265
fax: (215) 898-8259
EIN: 23-1365179

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Board Leadership

Barry Levin
Chair

CEO

Rabbi Howard Alpert
Executive Director

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