Contact & General Information

American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee
220 E 42nd Street
Suite 400
New York, NY 10017
Tax Status: 501(c)3

Other Names

Jack G. Buncher Charitable Fund
Maurice & Vivienne Wohl Charitable Foundation
Swergold Family Foundation for Children in Crises
Taub Center for Social Policy Studies in Israel
Thalheimer Family-JDC Support Foundation
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Stated Mission

To care for the most vulnerable, develop innovative ways to fight poverty, and partner with the Jews we serve throughout the world.
Fiscal Year Ended 12/31/16

Program Percentage :  89 %

Calculated Total Expenses (rounded) :  $311,000,000 

A charity's Program % is the percentage of its cash budget it spends on Programs relative to Overhead (Fundraising and Management & General Expenses)

Cost to Raise $100 :  $ 4

Calculated Total Contributions (rounded) :  $243,000,000 

Cost to Raise $100 signifies how many dollars a charity spends on Fundraising to raise each $100 of Contributions.

Government Funding

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For the reporting year rated by CharityWatch, this charity received cash grants/contributions from government sources within a range of:

0% to 24%

Financial Documents

American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee's rating is based on CharityWatch's in-depth analysis of the following documents for the fiscal year represented:

Entity Document Type Tax Id #
American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee IRS Form 990 13-1656634
American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee Consolidated Audited Financial Statements Multiple

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