EIN 01-0831698


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JEWISHcolorado, formerly known as the Allied Jewish Federation of Colorado, is the umbrella community organization inspired by the collective responsibility to build and sustain Jewish life in Colorado, Israel, and around the world.
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Program areas at JEWISHcolorado

Jewishcolorado (jco) works with individuals, families and jewish agencies and synagogues in an effort to build a foundation from which the next generation will prosper. Jco is committed to enabling our partners and donors to reach their goals and providing value-added services that strengthen organizations and provide individuals with the tools to be impactful philanthropists during their lifetime and beyond. Furthermore, jco is the only foundation in Colorado focused exclusively on the needs of the jewish community. We are experts in jewish philanthropy, and we provide access to a thoughtful, robust and flexible investment platform. Jco manages over 280 individual funds, including trusts, restricted endowments, donor advised funds, supporting organizations and charitable gift annuities. Jco also is working to strengthen financial resource development and community planning, provides individuals and institutions an option for long-term philanthropy, endowment and planned giving in Colorado's jewish community.
Jewishcolorado (jco) invests in the next generation through community programs that include everything from early childhood education scholarships, to jewish summer camp, to a robust young adult department (yad) that engages 21-45 year olds in how to live, give, and lead jewishly. Jco also distributes dollars locally and globally to help feed the hungry, care for the sick and elderly and help build a strong and supportive jewish world. Finally, jco supports israel and advocates for the jewish world. Jco educates, empowers and connects the Colorado community to the global jewish people through strategic grant making, community programs, and supplemental campaign initiatives.

Grants made by JEWISHcolorado

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Jewish Family Service of Colorado (JFS)General Operating$659,303
The Jewish Agency for IsraelGeneral Operating$629,380
Ramah in the RockiesGeneral Operating$403,723
...and 91 more grants made totalling $5,712,321

Who funds JEWISHcolorado

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Rose Community FoundationGeneral Operating Support$396,475
Schwab Charitable FundPublic, Societal Benefit$245,328
Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift FundFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$178,610
...and 21 more grants received totalling $1,538,639

Personnel at JEWISHcolorado

Jay StrearChief Executive Officer$272,620
Nneka McPheeChief of Staff$116,858
Bethany FridayVice President of Finance$93,513
Edward ShaoulSecretary$0
Alan BrandtTreasurer$0
...and 11 more key personnel

Financials for JEWISHcolorado

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$11,033,540
Program services$534,909
Investment income and dividends$1,205,386
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$14,992
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$1,318,533
Net income from fundraising events$-463,811
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$1,580
Total revenues$13,645,129

Form 990s for JEWISHcolorado

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-062021-04-21990View PDF
2019-062021-01-21990View PDF
2018-062019-06-19990View PDF
2017-062018-04-10990View PDF
2016-062017-09-25990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s
Data update history
August 3, 2022
Received grants
Identified 8 new grant, including a grant for $50,000 from Bender West Foundation
July 12, 2022
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2020
July 12, 2022
Used new vendors
Identified 2 new vendors, including , and
September 23, 2021
Received grants
Identified 10 new grant, including a grant for $396,475 from Rose Community Foundation
August 22, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2019
Nonprofit Types
Social advocacy organizationsCharities
Human servicesReligion
ReligiousJewishPolitical advocacyOperates donor advised fundsProvides grantsLobbyingFundraising eventsOperates internationallyState / local levelEndowed supportCommunity engagement / volunteeringTax deductible donations
General information
300 S Dahlia St Suite 300
Denver, CO 80220
Metro area
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO
Denver County, CO
Website URL
(303) 321-3399
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Twitter profile
IRS details
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Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
X30: Jewish
NAICS code, primary
813319: Social Advocacy Organizations
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