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Community Development : Jewish Federations

Jewish Federation of Rockland County

The Strength of a People The Power of a Community

four stars

90.86

450 West Nyack Road West Nyack, NY 10994
tel: (845) 362-4200   Web Site
EIN: 13-3268920

Board Leadership
Stephen M. Cohn and Lisa Green
Co-Presidents

CEO
Gary Siepser
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.86 four stars
  Financial 89.85 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Jewish Federation & Foundation of Rockland County strengthens Jewish life in Rockland County and meets the critical needs of our local and global Jewish community. It helps Jews in need in Rockland, Israel, and 60 plus countries worldwide, advocates on behalf of Israel, including fighting anti-Semitism wherever it occurs, and convenes the Jewish community whenever there is a need to take collective action. Jewish Federation facilitates, advises, and collaborates with and for Rockland County Jewish institutions in order to provide added value and establish a more vibrant Jewish community.

Jewish Federation & Foundation of Rockland County strengthens Jewish life in Rockland County and meets the critical needs of our local and global Jewish community. It helps Jews in need in Rockland, Israel, and 60 plus countries worldwide, advocates on behalf of Israel, including fighting anti-Semitism wherever it occurs, and convenes the Jewish community whenever there is a need to take collective action. Jewish Federation facilitates, advises, and collaborates with and for Rockland County Jewish institutions in order to provide added value and establish a more vibrant Jewish community.

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Financial

three stars

89.85

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
80.6%
  Administrative Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.36
  Program Expenses Growth 0.6%
  Liabilities to Assets < 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Rockland County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Rockland County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Rockland County (NY) 90.86 four stars
Jewish Federation of Central Massachusetts (MA) 91.06 four stars
Minneapolis Jewish Federation (MN) 91.09 four stars
Jewish Community Federation of Greater Rochester (NY) 90.81 four stars
Iranian American Jewish Federation of New York (NY) 95.05 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $717,158
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $13,267
Total Contributions $730,425
   Program Service Revenue $148,374
Total Primary Revenue $878,799
   Other Revenue $103,756
TOTAL REVENUE $982,555
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $843,203
   Administrative Expenses $82,574
   Fundraising Expenses $94,080
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,019,857
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-37,302
   
Net Assets $1,456,182

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
JCC-Y $476,874 56.6%
Grants to Various Jewish Agencies $320,044 38.0%
Education and Resources for the Jewish Community $46,285 5.5%

Ratings History
Jewish Federation of Rockland County has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 07/01/2019 90.86 four stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 93.09 four stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 90.00 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2017 84.11 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 73.63 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 82.87 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 02/01/2016 83.23 three stars
2013-06 08/01/2015 80.88 three stars
2012-06 06/01/2014 86.27 three stars
2011-06 04/01/2013 93.56 four stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 77.86 two 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 13-3268920
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH FEDERATION OF ROCKLAND COUNTY
NTEE Code S21
NTEE Classification Community Coalitions
NTEE Type Community Improvement, Capacity Building
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (927) Fundraising
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 November, 1985
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$145,100 14.22% Gary Siepser Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Rockland County (NY) 90.86 four stars
Jewish Federation of Tulsa (OK) 89.18 three stars
Combined Jewish Philanthropies (MA) 94.99 four stars
The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore (MD) 97.03 four stars
Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee (FL) 90.99 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Federation of Rockland County
450 West Nyack Road
West Nyack, NY 10994
tel: (845) 362-4200
EIN: 13-3268920

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Board Leadership

Stephen M. Cohn and Lisa Green
Co-Presidents

CEO

Gary Siepser
Executive Director

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