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Community Development : Jewish Federations (Grantmaking)

Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island

Building community and making the world a better place

four stars

91.63

401 Elmgrove Avenue Providence, RI 02906
tel: (401) 421-4111   Web Site
EIN: 05-0259003

Board Leadership
Jamie Pious
Chair

CEO
Adam Greenman
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.63 four stars
  Financial 95.65 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island is to build and sustain the local and global Jewish community by maximizing philanthropic resources and volunteer efforts, as well as providing social, cultural, educational and wellness opportunities. Today's Alliance serves to enrich the quality of life for Jews in Rhode Island, in Israel, and around the world. The Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island meets this goal through philanthropy, planning, education and wellness opportunities, community relations, and volunteer recruitment and training. The Alliance convenes agencies, synagogues, and organizations to address issues of common concern. Together, we transform Jewish tradition and values into action.

The mission of the Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island is to build and sustain the local and global Jewish community by maximizing philanthropic resources and volunteer efforts, as well as providing social, cultural, educational and wellness opportunities. Today's Alliance serves to enrich the quality of life for Jews in Rhode Island, in Israel, and around the world. The Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island meets this goal through philanthropy, planning, education and wellness opportunities, community relations, and volunteer recruitment and training. The Alliance convenes agencies, synagogues, and organizations to address issues of common concern. Together, we transform Jewish tradition and values into action.

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Financial

four stars

95.65

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
88.2%
  Administrative Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 9.82
  Program Expenses Growth 4.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island (RI) 91.63 four stars
Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties (CA) 95.38 four stars
Jewish Federation of San Diego County (CA) 89.55 three stars
Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County (FL) 93.71 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Portland (OR) 93.28 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $815,800
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $815,800
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $815,800
   Other Revenue $2,035,151
TOTAL REVENUE $2,850,951
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,456,243
   Administrative Expenses $379,254
   Fundraising Expenses $141,345
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,976,842
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,125,891
   
Net Assets $52,071,843

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
Grants $3,456,243 100.0%

Ratings History
Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 09/03/2019 91.63 four stars
2016-06 12/21/2018 94.88 four stars
2016-06 12/21/2018 94.88 four stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 89.24 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.25 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 85.72 three stars
2013-06 03/01/2015 83.35 three stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 82.01 three stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 82.96 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 90.55 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 80.97 three stars
2008-06 11/01/2009 79.11 two stars
2007-06 11/01/2008 96.06 four stars
2006-06 10/01/2007 89.93 three stars
2005-06 11/01/2006 77.38 two stars
2004-06 12/01/2005 76.16 two stars
2003-06 10/01/2004 78.79 two stars
2002-06 06/01/2004 87.53 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 05-0259003
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH FEDERATION FOUNDATION
NTEE Code T70
NTEE Classification Fund Raising Organizations That Cross Categories
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (927) Fundraising
Foundation Status 509(a)(3) Type I
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, 1946
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
Not compensated -- Adam Greenman President/CEO $60,073
Other Salaries of Note
Not compensated -- Jeffrey K. Savit Former President, CEO $142,450

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island (RI) 91.63 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Houston (TX) 91.44 four stars
The Federation, Jewish Communities of Western Connecticut (CT) 85.46 three stars
Jewish Federation of Jacksonville (FL) 90.58 four stars
Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties (CA) 95.38 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island
401 Elmgrove Avenue
Providence, RI 02906
tel: (401) 421-4111
fax: (401) 331-7961
EIN: 05-0259003

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Board Leadership

Jamie Pious
Chair

CEO

Adam Greenman
President & CEO

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