ASSOCIATION FOR PROMOTION OF JEWISH SECULARISM INC

Address
30 OLD WHITFIELD ROAD
ACCORD, NY 12404
Contact
Website: http://www.jewishcurrents.org
Phone: +1 (845) 626-2427
Nonprofit
EIN: 13-3100063
Year formed: 1981

Mission

EDUCATIONAL. TO CONDUCT, SPONSOR AND ENCOURAGE RESEARCH & INQUIRY INTO VARIOUS FACETS OF JEWISH CULTURE AND ETHNIC SURVIVAL IN THE UNITED STATES AND ABROAD, AND UNDERSTANDING, IMPROVING AND PROMOTING COMMUNICATION AND GOOD RELATIONS AMONG ALL ETHNIC GROUPS IN THE UNITED STATES, AND TO DISSEMINATE THE RESULTS OF SUCH RESEARCH TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC & PROFESSIONALS IN VARIOUS FIELDS OF INTEREST.
 20162015201420132012
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$90,567.00$73,333.00$80,000.00$77,250.00$75,938.00
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$90,567.00$73,333.00$80,000.00$77,250.00$75,938.00
Number of employees22111
Number of people compensated >$100k00000
Number of volunteers00000
Number of highly compensated contractors000  
Personnel
Bush, Lawrence
TitleSECRETARY - MANAGING EDITOSECRETARY - MANAGING EDITOSECRETARY - MANAGING EDITOSECRETARY - MANAGING EDITORSECRETARY
Name of key/compensated personLAWRENCE BUSHLAWRENCE BUSHLAWRENCE BUSHLAWRENCE BUSHLAWRENCE BUSH
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Current officerTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org60.0060.0060.0060.0060.00
Reportable compensation from org$90,567.00$73,333.00$80,000.00$77,250.00$75,938.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$8,959.00$15,699.00$15,775.00$17,213.00$12,619.00
Dekro, Jeffrey
Title    DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person    JEFFREY DEKRO
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    4.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Engelhardt, Helen
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personHELEN ENGELHARDTHELEN ENGELHARDTHELEN ENGELHARDTHELEN ENGELHARDTHELEN ENGELHARDT
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org2.002.002.002.004.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Goodman, Esther
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personESTHER GOODMAN    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Jacobs, Lynne
Title DIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated person LYNNE JACOBSLYNNE JACOBSLYNNE JACOBS 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org 2.002.002.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Jampole, Marc
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personMARC JAMPOLE    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Radosh, Alice
TitleTREASURERTREASURERTREASURERTREASURERTREASURER
Name of key/compensated personALICE RADOSHALICE RADOSHALICE RADOSHALICE RADOSHALICE RADOSH
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Current officerTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org2.002.002.002.004.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Rosenbaum, Judith
TitlePRESIDENTVICE PRESIDENTVICE PRESIDENTVICE PRESIDENTVICE PRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated personJUDITH ROSENBAUMJUDITH ROSENBAUMJUDITH ROSENBAUMJUDITH ROSENBAUMJUDITH ROSENBAUM
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Current officerTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org2.002.002.002.004.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Winston, Robert
Title DIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person ROBERT WINSTONROBERT WINSTONROBERT WINSTONROBERT WINSTON
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 2.002.002.004.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Zinn, Tamar
TitleVICE PRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated personTAMAR ZINNTAMAR ZINNTAMAR ZINNTAMAR ZINNTAMAR ZINN
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Current officerTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org2.002.002.002.004.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Zumoff, Barnett
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personBARNETT ZUMOFFBARNETT ZUMOFFBARNETT ZUMOFFBARNETT ZUMOFFBARNETT ZUMOFF
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org2.002.002.002.004.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
de Koninck, Jessica
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personJESSICA DE KONINCK    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesEDUCATIONALEDUCATIONALEDUCATIONALEDUCATIONALEDUCATIONAL
Program service expenses, total$196,828.00$182,893.00$154,061.00$185,450.00$148,249.00
Programs, including revenue & expense
PUBLICATION OF THE QUARTERLY PERIODICAL TITLED "JEWISH CURRENTS" MAGAZINE, HOLD CULTURAL EVENTS, AND HOSTS THE WEBSITE JEWISHCURRENTS.ORG.
Program expenses$196,828.00$182,893.00$154,061.00$185,450.00$148,249.00
Program revenue$62,176.00$76,713.00$56,268.00$69,768.00$62,510.00
Program descriptionPUBLICATION OF THE QUARTERLY PERIODICAL TITLED "JEWISH CURRENTS" MAGAZINE, HOLD CULTURAL EVENTS, AND HOSTS THE WEBSITE JEWISHCURRENTS.ORG.PUBLICATION OF THE QUARTERLY PERIODICAL TITLED "JEWISH CURRENTS" MAGAZINE, HOLD CULTURAL EVENTS, AND HOSTS THE WEBSITE JEWISHCURRENTS.ORG.PUBLICATION OF THE QUARTERLY PERIODICAL TITLED "JEWISH CURRENTS" MAGAZINE, HOLD CULTURAL EVENTS, AND HOSTS THE WEBSITE JEWISHCURRENTS.ORG.PUBLICATION OF THE QUARTERLY PERIODICAL TITLED "JEWISH CURRENTS" AND HOLD CULTURAL EVENTS.PUBLICATION OF THE QUARTERLY PERIODICAL TITLED "JEWISH CURRENTS" AND HOLD CULTURAL EVENTS.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue, current year$297,957.00$264,429.00$266,594.00$268,079.00$290,989.00
Program service revenue, current year$57,020.00$68,600.00$50,246.00$64,927.00$59,702.00
Investment income, current year$55.00$55.00$95.00$102.00$62.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current year$235,726.00$187,661.00$210,231.00$198,209.00$228,417.00
Total unrelated business revenue   $0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current year$5,156.00$8,113.00$6,022.00$4,841.00$2,808.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Program service revenue (total)$57,020.00$68,600.00$50,246.00$64,927.00$59,702.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from all other contributions$235,726.00$187,661.00$210,231.00$198,209.00$228,417.00
Other types of revenue
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$5,156.00$8,113.00$6,022.00$4,841.00$2,808.00
Investment income$55.00$55.00$95.00$102.00$78.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total expenses, current year$297,525.00$309,032.00$286,162.00$300,805.00$224,763.00
Total functional expenses: program service $196,828.00$182,893.00$154,061.00$185,450.00$148,249.00
Total functional expenses: management and general$100,697.00$126,139.00$132,101.00$115,355.00$76,514.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Fees for services
Total functional expenses: legal fees  $520.00  
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets, end of year$24,856.00$9,488.00$40,765.00$62,247.00$97,928.00
Total assets, beginning of current year$9,488.00$40,765.00$62,247.00$97,928.00$11,840.00
Total liabilities, end of year$43,655.00$28,719.00$15,393.00$17,307.00$20,262.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$28,719.00$15,393.00$17,307.00$20,262.00$400.00
Unrestricted net assets, end of year-$18,799.00-$19,231.00$25,372.00$44,940.00$77,666.00
Net assets, end of year-$18,799.00-$19,231.00$25,372.00$44,940.00$77,666.00
Net assets, beginning of current year-$19,231.00$25,372.00$44,940.00$77,666.00$11,440.00
Other liabilities    $0.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, end of year$23,606.00$8,307.00$38,949.00$60,634.00$96,492.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$8,307.00$38,949.00$60,634.00$96,492.00$11,840.00
Loans and other payables to key persons$20,000.00    
Gross receipts$297,957.00$264,429.00$266,594.00$268,079.00$292,139.00
Revenue less expenses, current year$432.00-$44,603.00-$19,568.00-$32,726.00$66,226.00
Advertising (total)$4,772.00$30,923.00$33,434.00$4,081.00$1,307.00
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$1,250.00$1,181.00$1,816.00$1,613.00$1,436.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$23,655.00$28,719.00$15,393.00$17,307.00$20,262.00
Total net assets or fund balances, end of year-$18,799.00-$19,231.00$25,372.00$44,940.00$77,666.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members98888
Number of independent voting members87777
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Financial sheets were audited   TrueTrue
Tax year start date2015-10-012014-10-012013-10-012012-10-012011-10-01
Tax year end date2016-09-012015-09-012014-09-012013-09-012012-09-01
Checklist of schedules (selected)
Outstanding loan to key person or disqualified personTrue    
Metadata about the filing
Return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990990990
IRS schema version2015v3.02014v6.02013v4.02012v2.12011v1.5
Filing identifier201702279349300620201602229349300925201532269349301883201402219349300400201312219349300926
Use these data in your project Benchmark this organization against its peers