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Combined Jewish Philanthropies of Greater Boston

Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Combined Jewish Philanthropies of Greater Boston is a civic or social organization based in Boston, MA that was founded in 1895. As of 2018 they had $316 million in revenue and $1.6 billion in assets.

CJP is a major fundraising and social planning organization in eastern Massachusetts. Through its philanthropic development activities, grants and allocations, CJP is able to support local, national and international agencies that provide a wide range...

Boston, MA
T70: Philanthropy, Voluntarism, and Grantmaking Foundations: General

Form 990s for Combined Jewish Philanthropies of Greater Boston

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06May 14, 2019990 PDF
2017-06Jun 14, 2018990 PDF
2016-06Aug 22, 2017990 PDF
2015-06Jul 28, 2016990 PDF
2014-06Jun 25, 2015990 PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Combined Jewish Philanthropies of Greater Boston


Federated campaigns$487,547
Membership dues$0
Fundraising event contributions$1,527,315
Related organizations$0
Government grants (contributions)$75,000
Normal grants, contributions, etc.$277,138,425
Non-cash contributions$122,293,610
Program services$577,487
Investment income and dividends$7,158,885
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$56,610
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$29,585,407
Net income from fundraising events$-785,653
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$561,000
Total revenues$316,382,023


Grants to govts. and orgs. in USA$143,397,858
Grants to individuals in USA$0
Grants to govts., orgs., and individuals outside USA$4,611,078
Benefits paid to or for members$0
Compensation of current officers, etc.$1,952,592
Compensation not included above, to disqualified persons$218,338
Non-officer salaries and wages$13,082,520
Pension/retirement accruals and contributions$442,882
Other employee benefits$2,497,996
Payroll taxes$1,011,677
Management fees$0
Legal fees$198,720
Accounting fees$205,583
Lobbying fees$0
Pro. fundraising fees$42,216
Investment mgmt fees$14,000
Other fee-for-service$1,733,386
Advertising and promotion$743,075
Office expenses$836,942
Information tech. expenses$321,561
Royalty expenses$0
Public official travel and entertainment$0
Conferences, meetings, etc.$225,438
Payments to affiliates$0
Depreciation, amortization, etc.$1,599,878
All other expenses$2,727,096
Total expenses$178,872,508


Cash (non-interest-bearing)$2,000
Savings, short-term investments, etc.$8,501,893
Pledges and grants receivable$44,942,869
Accounts receivable$427,255
Loans receivable from officers, directors, etc.$0
Loans receivable from other disqualified persons$0
Notes and loans receivable$1,287,908
Inventories for use$0
Prepaid expenses and deferred charges$355,529
Buildings, equipment, etc. post-depreciation$31,402,105
Investments, publicly traded securities$661,730,260
Investments, other securities$868,597,410
Investments, program-related$3,178,200
Intangible assets$0
Other assets$1,152,428
Total assets$1,621,577,857


Accounts payable and accrued expenses$2,611,950
Grants payable$48,750,148
Deferred revenue$2,255,314
Tax-exempt bond liabilities$0
Escrow or custodial account liability$24,567,503
Loans payable to officers and disqualified persons$0
Secured mortgages and notes payable to unrelated third parties$0
Unsecured notes and loans payable to unrelated third parties$11,784,000
Other liabilities$608,692
Total liabilities$90,577,607

Net asset restrictions

Unrestricted net assets$1,395,129,767
Temporarily restricted net assets$61,621,562
Permanently restricted net assets$74,248,921

Performance indicators

Total margin43%
Working capital$1,900,042
Current assets$55,517,454
Current liabilities$53,617,412
Days cash on hand17 days
Acid test liquidity ratio1.00

Vendors for Combined Jewish Philanthropies of Greater Boston

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Crowe LLPTax accounting2019-05-08
█████████CRM software; Marketing software2018-08-06
████████ ██ ██████Catering$322,4392018-06-01
████████ ███ ███Consulting$277,0182018-06-01
██████ ████████████ ██ ███Construction$8,418,7832018-06-01
████████ ████████ ██████████Security Services$241,2822018-06-01
██████ ███Telemarketing$42,3002018-06-01
███████ █████Education Consulting$438,2002018-06-01
...and 13 more vendors

Personnel at Combined Jewish Philanthropies of Greater Boston

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Judy ShapiroChief Operating Officer$268,447Jan. 10, 2019
█████ ██████Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer$275,749May 8, 2019
█████ ██████Vice President, Marketing$160,794Jan. 10, 2019
███ ██████Vice President, Development$156,231Jan. 10, 2019
█████ ███████Vice President, Human Resources-Jan. 10, 2019
██████ █████Past Senior Vice President , Strategic Philanthropy / Senior Vice President Development$270,264Feb. 19, 2017
████ ██ ███████Chair$0Jan. 10, 2019
███ ██████Executive Vice President$318,399May 9, 2017
██████ ██ █████Board Member / Chair , Board$0May 9, 2017
█████ █ █████Assistant Secretary$112,895June 30, 2014
...and three more key personnel

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