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The Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

JFNA is a organizations supporting multiple mutual assistance organization based in New York, NY that was founded in 1935. As of 2019 they had $273 million in revenue and $283 million in assets.

The Jewish Federations of North America provides services that build the capacity of local Jewish communities. JFNA help Federations learn from one another, build affinity groups, and provide training, collateral materials and seed funding for innovat...

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Program areas at JFNA

Grants to united israel appeal, Inc., The american Jewish joint distribution committee and world ort. Providing immigration and absorption services for Jewish identity programs, educational and vocational training, relief and welfare programs around The world and social development programs.

Power of The collective jfna helps Federations make The greatest possible impact on fundraising and to meet The greatest array of Jewish needs by leading communities to act collectively and strategically. Jfna provides thought leadership, and leads Federations in times of crisis, such as natural disasters, global conflicts and The economic downturn, while meeting needs at home and overseas. Jfna produces key events such as The annual general assembly fedlab, which allow Federations to convene and leverage our movement's impact.

Fundraising/infrastructure: jfna's philanthropic resources department provides fundraising expertise, consulting and support for Jewish Federations and smaller network communities. The department supports The central engine of federation fundraising, The unrestricted annual campaign, as well as endowment funds and targeted supplemental giving. The philanthropic resources department also works with Federations on key areas such as family and generational philanthropy and legacy giving.

Form 990s for JFNA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Jun 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Aug 30, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 3, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Jul 7, 2015990View PDF
...and three more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for JFNA

Total grants, contributions, etc.$249,638,283
Program services$20,128,993
Investment income and dividends$1,362,001
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$2,102,911
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$273,232,188

Vendors for JFNA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
BDO USA LLPTax accounting; Audit accounting2020-09-15
████Investment management; Insurance services; Insurance$4,0892019-12-31
█████████Donor Man System; CRM software; Marketing software$787,0072019-09-02
█████████ ████████Software2019-09-02
███ ██████████ █████ ███Strategic Plan$866,2682019-06-01
██████ ████ ███Donor Man System$428,5092019-06-01
████████ █████ ██████Meeting Speace Service$914,9332019-06-01
██████ ████ ███████████Meeting Equipment$417,6732019-06-01
...and three more vendors

Personnel at JFNA

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Eric D. FingerhutPresident and Chief Executive Officer-Oct. 3, 2020
Pamela ZaltsmanChief Financial Officer$171,986May 23, 2019
█████ ████████Senior Vice President$310,603June 30, 2018
█████ ███████V - Uia and Executive Vice President - Ief$80,008June 30, 2018
███ ████████Senior Vice President / Director$159,471June 30, 2018
█████ █████████Senior Vice President$279,828June 30, 2018
█████ ██████General Counsel$163,761June 30, 2018
████ ██ ████████Vice Chair, Board of Trustees X$0Oct. 3, 2020
███████ ██ ███████Vice Chair of Board Began Service August$0Oct. 3, 2020
███████ ██ █████National Campaign Chair X$0June 12, 2019
...and two more key personnel

Peer organizations supporting multiple mutual assistance organizations

1IFCJ The Fellowship501(c)(3)$119 millionChicago, IL
2Christian Aid Ministries501(c)(3)$141 millionBerlin, OH
3Food For The Hungry501(c)(3)$125 millionPhoenix, AZ
4Soles4Souls501(c)(3)$93 millionOld Hickory, TN
5Convoy of Hope501(c)(3)$175 millionSpringfield, MO
6Operation Blessing International (OBI)501(c)(3)$116 millionVirginia Beach, VA
7Islamic Relief USA501(c)(3)$106 millionAlexandria, VA
8Feed the Children501(c)(3)$287 millionOklahoma City, OK
9Friends of the Israel Defense Forces501(c)(3)$132 millionNew York, NY
10Hadassah Medical Relief Association501(c)(3)$74 millionNew York, NY
11Birthright Israel Foundation501(c)(3)$121 millionNew York, NY
12Elderplan501(c)(3)$1.0 billionBrooklyn, NY
13New York Ehealth Collaborative501(c)(3)$78 millionNew York, NY
14The Michael J. Fox Foundation for PARKINSON'S Research501(c)(3)$122 millionNew York, NY
15Doctors without Borders USA501(c)(3)$411 millionNew York, NY
16International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease501(c)(3)$175 millionNew York, NY
17New York-Presbyterian Fund501(c)(3)$387 millionNew York, NY
18Orbis International501(c)(3)$245 millionNew York, NY
19American Friends of Hebrew University501(c)(3)$92 millionNew York, NY
20Robin Hood Foundation / Tudor Charitable TR501(c)(3)$133 millionNew York, NY
21American Committee and the Weizmann Institute of Science501(c)(3)$108 millionNew York, NY
22The Wallace Foundation501(c)(3)$86 millionNew York, NY
23Foundation for A Just Society (FJS)501(c)(3)$125 millionNew York, NY
24Icircle Services of the Finger Lakes501(c)(3)$128 millionWebster, NY
25Neo Philanthropy501(c)(3)$83 millionNew York, NY