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Community Development : Jewish Federations (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

The Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey

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

four stars

91.58

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

Board Leadership
Cheryl Markbreiter
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.58 four stars
  Financial 90.38 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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

four stars

90.38

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
77.6%
  Administrative Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.18
  Program Expenses Growth 21.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.3%
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) 91.58 four stars
Jewish Federation and Family Services of Orange County (CA) 91.07 four stars
Jewish Federation of San Diego County (CA) 89.55 three stars
Milwaukee Jewish Federation (WI) 96.20 four stars
Jewish Federation of the Lehigh Valley (PA) 86.36 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,394,336
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,394,336
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,394,336
   Other Revenue $1,561,087
TOTAL REVENUE $5,955,423
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,996,225
   Administrative Expenses $257,573
   Fundraising Expenses $622,880
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,876,678
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,078,745
   
Net Assets $19,820,699

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
Programmatic Funding $1,542,480 38.6%
Allocations $1,252,257 31.3%
Create a Jewish Legacy $909,386 22.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 08/01/2019 91.58 four stars
2016-12 12/01/2018 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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$188,500 3.86% Keith Krivitzky CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Jewish Federation in the Heart of New Jersey (NJ) 91.58 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Toledo (OH) 90.76 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Buffalo (NY) 89.69 three stars
UJA-Federation of New York (NY) 89.47 three stars
Jewish Federation of Omaha (NE) 98.23 four 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

Cheryl Markbreiter
President

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