UNITED JEWISH WELFARE FUND OF TORONTO

Address
4600 BATHURST STREET SUITE 500
TORONTO, ONTARIO M2R 3V2
CA
Contact
Website: http://www.jewishtoronto.com
Phone: +1 (416) 635-2883
Nonprofit
NTEE: T31 - Community Foundations
EIN: 98-0335432

Mission

TO PRESERVE AND STRENGTHEN THE QUALITY OF JEWISH LIFE IN GREATER TORONTO, CANADA, ISRAEL AND AROUND THE WORLD THROUGH PHILANTHROPIC, VOLUNTEER AND PROFESSIONAL LEADERSHIP. YEAR AFTER YEAR, THE ORGANIZATION'S ANNUAL CAMPAIGN - WHICH RAISES APPROXIMATELY $60 MILLION ANNUALLY - ALLOWS THE ORGANIZATION TO CARE FOR THEIR MOST VULNERABLE; BUILD AND STRENGTHEN JEWISH IDENTITY AND EDUCATION, INVEST IN ISRAEL AND OVERSEAS, AND PROMOTE JEWISH/ISRAEL ADVOCACY, WHILE ALSO CREATING INFRASTRUCTURE THROUGHOUT THE GREATER TORONTO AREA THAT SERVES NOT ONLY THE JEWISH COMMUNITY, BUT THE COMMUNITY-AT-LARGE.
 20152014201320122011
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1938
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$1,135,520.00    
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$1,828,715.00    
Number of employees74    
Number of people compensated >$100k23    
Number of volunteers250    
Number of highly compensated contractors12    
Personnel
Draper, Lisa
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personLISA DRAPER    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.0    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.0    
Eilath, Ron
TitleCHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER    
Name of key/compensated personRON EILATH    
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org40.0    
Reportable compensation from org$275,013.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$84,242.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.0    
Foster, Paula
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personPAULA FOSTER    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.0    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.0    
Gales, Leslie
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personLESLIE GALES    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.0    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.0    
Horenfeldt, Les
TitleVICE PRESIDENT    
Name of key/compensated personLES HORENFELDT    
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org40.0    
Reportable compensation from org$161,288.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.0    
Kane, Murray
TitleSENIOR VICE PRESIDENT    
Name of key/compensated personMURRAY KANE    
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org40.0    
Reportable compensation from org$188,479.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$17,174.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.0    
Leboff, Bruce
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personBRUCE LEBOFF    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.0    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.0    
Minsky, Adam
TitleSENIOR VICE PRESIDENT    
Name of key/compensated personADAM MINSKY    
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org40.0    
Reportable compensation from org$174,443.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$20,084.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.0    
Nelson, Richard
TitleSENIOR VICE PRESIDENT    
Name of key/compensated personRICHARD NELSON    
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org40.0    
Reportable compensation from org$251,636.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$18,642.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.0    
Perlis, Morris
TitleCHAIRMAN - DIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personMORRIS PERLIS    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.0    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.0    
Ray, Keith
TitleTREASURER - DIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personKEITH RAY    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.0    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.0    
Sokolsky, Ted
TitleCEO (7/1/14 - 9/1/14)    
Name of key/compensated personTED SOKOLSKY    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org40.0    
Reportable compensation from org$322,972.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$182,579.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.0    
Springer, Jeff
TitleSENIOR VICE PRESIDENT    
Name of key/compensated personJEFF SPRINGER    
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org40.0    
Reportable compensation from org$184,170.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$61,227.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.0    
Venn, Richard
TitleCHAIR-DIRECTOR (7/1-11/26/14)    
Name of key/compensated personRICHARD VENN    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.0    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.0    
Waks, Fred
TitleDIRECTOR (7/1-11/26/14)    
Name of key/compensated personFRED WAKS    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.0    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.0    
Wolfe, Elizabeth
TitleDIRECTOR (7/1-11/26/14)    
Name of key/compensated personELIZABETH WOLFE    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.0    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.0    
Zbar, Morris
TitleCEO (EFFECTIVE 9/1/14)    
Name of key/compensated personMORRIS ZBAR    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org40.0    
Reportable compensation from org$270,714.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.0    
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTO PRESERVE AND STRENGTHEN THE QUALITY OF JEWISH LIFE IN GREATER TORONTO, CANADA, ISRAEL AND AROUND THE WORLD THROUGH PHILANTHROPIC, VOLUNTEER AND PROFESSIONAL LEADERSHIP.    
Program service expenses, total$52,451,564.00    
Programs, including revenue & expenses
EXPENSES INCURRED FOR SUBSIDIES TO JEWISH DAY SCHOOLS AND SUPPLEMENTARY SCHOOLS, AND GRANTS TO PRESERVE JEWISH IDENTITY.
Program expenses$18,578,614.00    
Program revenue$0.00    
Grants and allocations made$17,681,382.00    
Program descriptionEXPENSES INCURRED FOR SUBSIDIES TO JEWISH DAY SCHOOLS AND SUPPLEMENTARY SCHOOLS, AND GRANTS TO PRESERVE JEWISH IDENTITY.    
EXPENSES INCURRED IN PROVIDING SUPPLEMENTAL FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR SOCIAL WELFARE AND FINANCIAL NEEDS CASES, SUBSIDIES FOR IMMIGRANT SUPPORT, AND GRANTS TO HEALTHCARE INSTITUTIONS.
Program expenses$14,583,334.00    
Program revenue$0.00    
Grants and allocations made$14,583,334.00    
Program descriptionEXPENSES INCURRED IN PROVIDING SUPPLEMENTAL FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR SOCIAL WELFARE AND FINANCIAL NEEDS CASES, SUBSIDIES FOR IMMIGRANT SUPPORT, AND GRANTS TO HEALTHCARE INSTITUTIONS.    
EXPENSES INCURRED TO ESTABLISH LOCATIONS TO HOUSE JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTERS AND PROVIDE REASONABLY-PRICED OFFICE SPACE FOR OTHER JEWISH NOT-FOR-PROFIT AGENCIES.
Program expenses$9,545,560.00    
Program revenue$0.00    
Grants and allocations made$9,545,560.00    
Program descriptionEXPENSES INCURRED TO ESTABLISH LOCATIONS TO HOUSE JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTERS AND PROVIDE REASONABLY-PRICED OFFICE SPACE FOR OTHER JEWISH NOT-FOR-PROFIT AGENCIES.    
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$86,822,120.00    
Revenue from contributions (total)$70,124,415.00   $74,842,158.00
Revenue from noncash contributions$11,086,223.00    
Investment income, current yr$16,697,705.00    
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$70,124,415.00    
Other revenue, current yr$0.00    
Program service revenue (total)$0.00   $0.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from federated campaigns$25,646,179.00    
Revenue from gov't grants$177,611.00    
Revenue from all other contributions$44,300,625.00    
Other types of revenue
Royalties (total)$0.00    
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$0.00    
Net revenue from gaming (total)$0.00    
Investment income$16,697,705.00    
Net rental income$0.00   $2,655,100.00
Net income from fundraising events$0.00    
Net inventory sales (total)$0.00    
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$61,823,674.00    
Total functional expenses: program service $52,451,564.00    
Total functional expenses: management and general$8,127,536.00    
Total functional expenses: fundraising$1,244,574.00    
Fees for services
Lobbying fees (total)$0.00    
Legal fees (total)$148,881.00    
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00    
General management fees (total)$0.00    
Investment management fees (total)$1,956,892.00    
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$251,539,581.00   $445,467,570.00
Total assets, beginning of year$264,563,357.00    
Total liabilities$43,786,082.00   $143,142,040.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$55,299,866.00    
Pledges & accounts receivable, net$0.00    
Loans & receivables from key persons$0.00    
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$5,838,574.00    
Temporarily restricted net assets$0.00    
Permanently restricted net assets, end of yr$201,914,925.00    
Net assets$207,753,499.00    
Net assets, beginning of year$209,263,491.00    
Other liabilities$1,128,221.00    
Bond liabilities$0.00    
Intangible assets$0.00    
Other assets$0.00    
Investments: other securities$37,249,689.00    
Investments: publicly traded securities$120,159,562.00    
Cash: non-interest bearing$40,307,092.00    
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$10,790,308.00    
Investments -- program-related$0.00    
Escrow or custodial account liability$0.00    
Loans and other payables to key persons$0.00    
Grants payable$3,045,140.00    
Inventories for sale or use$0.00    
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$24,998,446.00    
Advertising (total)$527,464.00    
Savings & temp cash investment$18,221,567.00    
Accounts receivable, net$35,582,725.00    
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$0.00    
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$4,563,878.00    
Deferred revenue$35,048,843.00    
Unsecured notes & loans to unrelated parties$0.00    
Secured mortgages and notes payable$0.00    
Total net assets or fund balances$207,753,499.00    
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$32,380.00    
Payment to affiliates$0.00    
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members6    
Number of independent voting members6    
Financial sheets were auditedTrue    
Audit on consolidated basisTrue    
Accrual accountingTrue    
Tax year start date2014-07-01    
Tax year end date2015-06-012014-06-012013-06-012012-06-012011-06-01
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Grants to domestic org/gov't >$5kTrue    
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990    
IRS schema version2014v6.0    
Filing identifier201640639349300209    
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