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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
Jewish Child Care Association of New York

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Jewish Child Care Association of New York
120 Wall Street
12th Floor
New York, NY 10005
Web Site:
Year, State Incorporated:
1822, New York
The Edenwal Center
Stated Purpose:
" To meet the child welfare and mental health needs of all children and their families in the New York metropolitan area. At the same time the organization is committed to providing services to Jewish children and their families in support of Jewish continuity. "

Evaluation Conclusions

Jewish Child Care Association of New York meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.


The Jewish Child Care Association of New York (JCCA) provides services to children and families in metropolitan New York and specialized services to Jewish families. The organization offers residential cottages for teens, foster home programs, internships, mental health and family togetherness resources, mentoring and tutoring for children, foster parent training, and legal advocacy in support of educational services for foster children. Additional services to the Jewish community include a teen lounge for immigrants from the Former Soviet Union, home-based Jewish family day care, and assistance and socialization programs for Jewish children and teens with learning disabilities or Autism Spectrum Disorders.


Chief Executive Officer:
Richard Altman, Chief Excecutive Officer
Chair of the Board:
Barbara Salmonson
Board Size:
Paid Staff Size:

*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
Fund raising costs were 17.5% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $4,123,723, 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.


The following information is based on Jewish Child Care Association's Audited Financial Statements - Consolidated for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2011.

Source of Funds  

Program service revenue




Indirect public support


Special events revenue


Restricted contribution


Income from trust and estates


Less: Direct benefit to donors


Less: Prior period expense


Total Income


Program Expenses  

Child welfare services


Jewish community based services


Mental health services



Total Program Expenses:
Fund Raising Expenses
Administrative Expenses

Total expenses

Expenses in Excess of Income




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 89%  Fund Raising: 1%  Administrative 10% 
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Beginning net assets $51,698,505
Ending net assets 54,397,118
Total liabilities 27,602,049

Total assets



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