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Community Development : Jewish Federations (Grantmaking)

The Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey

Committed to the quality survival, strength and vitality of the Jewish people

three stars

89.62

230 Old Bridge Turnpike South River, NJ 08882
tel: (732) 588-1800   Web Site
EIN: 22-1500549

Board Leadership
Jeffrey Schwartz
President

CEO
Keith Krivitzky
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.62 three stars
  Financial 87.11 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey, serving Monmouth and Greater Middlesex counties, brings together people, partners, and resources to fill pressing needs in Jewish life locally and worldwide. We care for the vulnerable, inspire the next generation to embrace Jewish life, forge strong connections with Israel and overseas, and enhance access to a vibrant community.

The Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey, serving Monmouth and Greater Middlesex counties, brings together people, partners, and resources to fill pressing needs in Jewish life locally and worldwide. We care for the vulnerable, inspire the next generation to embrace Jewish life, forge strong connections with Israel and overseas, and enhance access to a vibrant community.

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Financial

three stars

87.11

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
74.9%
  Administrative Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.21
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.26
  Program Expenses Growth 20.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey (NJ) 89.62 three stars
Jewish Federation of Jacksonville (FL) 85.91 three stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford (CT) 95.47 four stars
Greater Miami Jewish Federation (FL) 91.28 four stars
Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York (NY) 86.69 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,801,046
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,801,046
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,801,046
   Other Revenue $866,199
TOTAL REVENUE $4,667,245
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,048,002
   Administrative Expenses $307,626
   Fundraising Expenses $675,803
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,031,431
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-364,186
   
Net Assets $17,946,768

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
Allocations $2,565,069 63.4%
Create a Jewish Legacy $701,282 17.3%
Planning Department $362,850 9.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 06/01/2018 89.62 three stars
2015-12 08/01/2017 86.50 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 82.91 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 02/01/2016 76.81 two stars
2014-06 11/01/2015 75.13 two stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 81.96 three stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 82.85 three stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 82.16 three stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 77.53 two stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 82.83 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 72.68 two stars
2008-06 06/01/2009 79.99 two stars
2007-06 09/01/2008 80.86 three stars
2006-06 06/01/2007 79.39 two stars
2005-06 06/01/2006 78.69 two stars
2004-06 08/01/2005 80.37 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 22-1500549
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH FEDERATION OF GREATER MIDDLESEX COUNTY
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 (561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
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, 1955
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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
$186,000 3.69% Keith Krivitzky CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey (NJ) 89.62 three stars
Minneapolis Jewish Federation (MN) 87.40 three stars
Jewish Community of Louisville (KY) 90.29 four stars
Federation for Jewish Philanthropy of Upper Fairfield County (CT) 92.16 four stars
Jewish Federation of Tulsa (OK) 88.61 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey
230 Old Bridge Turnpike
South River, NJ 08882
tel: (732) 588-1800
EIN: 22-1500549

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Board Leadership

Jeffrey Schwartz
President

CEO

Keith Krivitzky
Chief Executive Officer

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