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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
Sid Jacobson Jewish Community Center

A BBB Accredited charity

 


  • Meets all standards

Expiration Date:
07/2015
Name:
Sid Jacobson Jewish Community Center
Address:
300 Forest Drive
East Hills, NY 11548
Phone:
516-484-1545
Web Site:
Year, State Incorporated:
1960, New York
Affiliates:
None
Stated Purpose:
" Sid Jacobson Jewish Community Center provides a comprehensive program based on Jewish values, traditions, heritage, and culture, and is committed to enriching the lives of all the individuals and families in our community. "






Evaluation Conclusions
 

              
Sid Jacobson Jewish Community Center meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.




Programs
 

              
Sid Jacobson JCC provides those affected by the economic downturn with career transition services, networking opportunities and individual financial and debt counseling, and Partners in Caring, which helps members of the community with life cycle transitions. Other services include volunteer opportunities for Teens, summer camp and after-school respite for children on the Autism spectrum, and day programs for individuals affected by Alzheimer's disease, including those under the age of 60, classified as "Young Onset Alzheimer's". In addition, the Health and Wellness center provides opportunities for all members of the community to participate in programs which enrich physical and mental health.



Governance
 

              
Chief Executive Officer:
David Black, Executive Director
Compensation*:
$303,555
Chair of the Board:
Debra Buslik
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:
N/A
Board Size:
45
Paid Staff Size:
199



*Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.




Fund Raising
 

              
Method(s) Used:


Direct mail appeals, invitations to fund raising events, print advertisements (newspapers, magazines, etc.), grant proposals, internet, membership appeals
Fund raising costs were 11.1% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $3,539,275, are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)




Tax Status
 

              
This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.




Financial
 

              
The following information is based on Sid Jacobson Jewish Community Center's Audited Financial Statements for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2012.

Source of Funds  

Program service fees, net

$6,889,016

Membership fees, net

1,362,274

Special Event Income, net

1,249,829

Federation of Jewish Philanthropies

852,619

Grants

728,998

Contributions and pledges

707,829

Miscellaneous

19,029

Investment income

(6,173)

Total Income

$11,803,421

Program Expenses  

Program Services

$10,781,664
Total Program Expenses:
Fund Raising Expenses
Administrative Expenses
Other Expenses

Total expenses

Expenses in Excess of Income

10,781,664
392,212
996,648
156,546

$12,327,070

$(523,649)




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses


Programs: 88%  Fund Raising: 3%  Administrative 8%  Other Expenses: 1%
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Beginning net assets $23,515,961
Ending net assets 22,992,312
Total liabilities 6,652,489

Total assets

$29,644,801






 

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