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Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies, North America

Providing financial support to students and faculty of the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies

four stars

90.17

404 Fifth Avenue Suite 7013
New York, NY 10018
tel: (212) 447-4333   Web Site
EIN: 22-2594099

Board Leadership
Deborah Shapira
Chair

CEO
Joshua Chadajo
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.17 four stars
  Financial 86.69 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The American Pardes Foundation provides financial support to the students and faculty members of the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies in Israel. Founded in 1972, Pardes has a 30-year-long track record of producing caring Jewish laypeople and professionals with deep Jewish knowledge, a passion for Jewish living and openness to all Jews - the kind of Jews who every day become the cornerstones of enduring Jewish community wherever they go. The work of Pardes graduates demonstrates how potent the Pardes recipe is for reinvigorating Jewish life from the ground up. 500 overseas and local residents participate in Pardes learning programs in Jerusalem each year, including over 100 university graduates from the US, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Latvia, Poland, Ukraine and the UK.

The American Pardes Foundation provides financial support to the students and faculty members of the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies in Israel. Founded in 1972, Pardes has a 30-year-long track record of producing caring Jewish laypeople and professionals with deep Jewish knowledge, a passion for Jewish living and openness to all Jews - the kind of Jews who every day become the cornerstones of enduring Jewish community wherever they go. The work of Pardes graduates demonstrates how potent the Pardes recipe is for reinvigorating Jewish life from the ground up. 500 overseas and local residents participate in Pardes learning programs in Jerusalem each year, including over 100 university graduates from the US, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Latvia, Poland, Ukraine and the UK.

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Financial

three stars

86.69

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2018 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)
78.4%
  Administrative Expenses 13.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.47
  Program Expenses Growth 8.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies, North America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies, North America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,995,757
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,995,757
   Program Service Revenue $302,699
Total Primary Revenue $5,298,456
   Other Revenue $21,238
TOTAL REVENUE $5,319,694
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,976,172
   Administrative Expenses $619,166
   Fundraising Expenses $384,233
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,979,571
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $340,123
   
Net Assets $3,006,592

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
Financial and Managerial Support $3,976,172 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-08 02/01/2018 90.17 four stars
2015-08 08/01/2017 86.67 three stars
2015-08 02/01/2017 86.07 three stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 89.32 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 12/01/2015 90.11 four stars
2013-08 04/01/2015 79.32 two stars
2012-08 12/20/2013 91.97 four stars
2011-08 10/01/2012 82.07 three stars
2010-08 12/01/2011 82.08 three stars
2010-08 10/01/2011 79.00 two stars
2009-08 09/20/2011 88.98 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-08 02/01/2011 92.52 four stars
2008-08 03/01/2010 96.69 four stars
2007-08 12/01/2008 94.03 four stars
2006-08 12/01/2007 89.30 three stars
2005-08 12/01/2006 89.93 three stars
2004-08 11/01/2005 95.46 four 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 22-2594099
Name in IRS Master File PARDES INSTITUTE OF JEWISH STUDIES NORTH AMERICA INC
NTEE Code Q11
NTEE Classification Single Organization Support
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (43) Other student aid
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 December, 1985
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013
  • August, 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
$244,643 4.91% Joshua Chadajo Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$255,039 5.12% Michael Rosenzweig Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Contact Info

Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies, North America
404 Fifth Avenue
Suite 7013
New York, NY 10018
tel: (212) 447-4333
fax: (212) 447-4315
EIN: 22-2594099

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Board Leadership

Deborah Shapira
Chair

CEO

Joshua Chadajo
Executive Director

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