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Human Services : Multipurpose Human Service Organizations

Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, Jacobs Family Campus

Providing social, cultural, recreational and educational activities for people of all ages

four stars

90.46

4126 Executive Drive La Jolla, CA 92037
tel: (858) 457-3030   Web Site
EIN: 95-1985444

Board Leadership
Phillip Ginsberg
President

CEO
Betzy Lynch
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.46 four stars
  Financial 88.48 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, Jacobs Family Campus (JCC) is to provide social, cultural, educational, and recreational programs to individuals and families of all ages, religions, races, financial abilities, and physical and mental abilities. Likewise, the JCC provides equal opportunity employment to individuals of all religions and backgrounds. The JCC welcomes San Diego's diverse Jewish community and the community at large. Membership at the JCC provides a wide variety of outstanding social, cultural, recreational, and educational activities for people of all ages. Our programs and services celebrate family, foster health and well-being, embrace tradition, create friendships, and expand cultural horizons.

The mission of the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, Jacobs Family Campus (JCC) is to provide social, cultural, educational, and recreational programs to individuals and families of all ages, religions, races, financial abilities, and physical and mental abilities. Likewise, the JCC provides equal opportunity employment to individuals of all religions and backgrounds. The JCC welcomes San Diego's diverse Jewish community and the community at large. Membership at the JCC provides a wide variety of outstanding social, cultural, recreational, and educational activities for people of all ages. Our programs and services celebrate family, foster health and well-being, embrace tradition, create friendships, and expand cultural horizons.

Financial

three stars

88.48

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 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)
79.7%
  Administrative Expenses 16.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.84
  Program Expenses Growth 8.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 18.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, Jacobs Family Campus on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, Jacobs Family Campus on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, Jacobs Family Campus (CA) 90.46 four stars
YMCA of Central Massachusetts (MA) 89.70 three stars
Central Florida YMCA (FL) 85.96 three stars
Peninsula Metropolitan Young Men's Christian Association (VA) 91.42 four stars
Shalom Austin (TX) 85.00 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,311,138
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $656,748
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,967,886
   Program Service Revenue $5,831,280
Total Primary Revenue $10,799,166
   Other Revenue $781,316
TOTAL REVENUE $11,580,482
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,754,432
   Administrative Expenses $2,033,098
   Fundraising Expenses $383,815
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,171,345
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-590,863
   
Net Assets $13,965,235

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
Early Childhood Education $2,105,122 21.6%
Youth and Teen Programs $1,829,037 18.8%
Qualcomm Sports, Fitness, & Aquatics Complex $1,618,980 16.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 02/01/2019 90.46 four stars
2016-06 12/22/2017 87.99 three stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 78.10 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 82.31 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 78.27 two stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 82.13 three stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 87.36 three stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 83.61 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 88.43 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 09/01/2010 86.92 three stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 91.52 four stars
2007-06 05/01/2008 93.22 four stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 87.34 three stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 79.82 two stars
2004-06 10/01/2005 69.68 one star
2003-06 01/05/2005 85.90 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 95-1985444
Name in IRS Master File LAWRENCE FAMILY JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTERS OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY
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 (59) Other school related activities
(318) Other recreational activities
(349) Other youth organization or 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 August, 1950
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, 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
$267,775 2.20% Michael Cohen Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, Jacobs Family Campus (CA) 90.46 four stars
Peninsula Jewish Community Center (CA) 89.45 three stars
YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids (MI) 93.51 four stars
Central Florida YMCA (FL) 85.96 three stars
YWCA Evanston/North Shore (IL) 92.02 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, Jacobs Family Campus
4126 Executive Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037
tel: (858) 457-3030
fax: (858) 450-6835
EIN: 95-1985444

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Board Leadership

Phillip Ginsberg
President

CEO

Betzy Lynch
Chief Executive Officer

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