Nathan Cummings Foundation donations made to Jewish Council for Public Affairs

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Basic donor information

ItemValue
Country United States
Wikipedia pagehttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nathan_Cummings_Foundation
Facebook username NathanCummingsFoundation
Websitehttp://www.nathancummings.org/
Donations URLhttp://www.nathancummings.org/what-we-fund/grants
Page on philosophy informing donationshttp://www.nathancummings.org/about-the-foundation/mission-statement
Grant application process pagehttp://www.nathancummings.org/how-apply
Data entry method on Donations List WebsiteSQL insertion commands generated by script https://github.com/riceissa/nathan-cummings-foundation

Full donor page for donor Nathan Cummings Foundation

Basic donee information

We do not have any donee information for the donee Jewish Council for Public Affairs in our system.

Full donee page for donee Jewish Council for Public Affairs

Donor–donee relationship

Item Value

Donor–donee donation statistics

Cause areaCountMedianMeanMinimum10th percentile 20th percentile 30th percentile 40th percentile 50th percentile 60th percentile 70th percentile 80th percentile 90th percentile Maximum
Overall 13 75,000 93,308 13,000 25,000 30,000 50,000 75,000 75,000 100,000 125,000 150,000 175,000 225,000
Environment 1 13,000 13,000 13,000 13,000 13,000 13,000 13,000 13,000 13,000 13,000 13,000 13,000 13,000
Jewish life 1 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000
11 100,000 106,818 30,000 50,000 50,000 75,000 75,000 100,000 120,000 125,000 150,000 175,000 225,000

Donation amounts by cause area and year

If you hover over a cell for a given cause area and year, you will get a tooltip with the number of donees and the number of donations.

Note: Cause area classification used here may not match that used by donor for all cases.

Cause area Number of donations Total 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001
(filter this donor) 11 1,175,000.00 30,000.00 50,000.00 120,000.00 125,000.00 100,000.00 50,000.00 75,000.00 75,000.00 225,000.00 175,000.00 150,000.00 0.00
Jewish life (filter this donor) 1 25,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 25,000.00
Environment (filter this donor) 1 13,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 13,000.00
Total 13 1,213,000.00 30,000.00 50,000.00 120,000.00 125,000.00 100,000.00 50,000.00 75,000.00 75,000.00 225,000.00 175,000.00 150,000.00 38,000.00

Graph of spending by cause area and year (incremental, not cumulative)

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Graph of spending by cause area and year (cumulative)

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Full list of donations in reverse chronological order (13 donations)

Graph of all donations, showing the timeframe of donations

Graph of donations and their timeframes
Amount (current USD)Amount rank (out of 13)Donation dateCause areaURLInfluencerNotes
30,000.00112013--http://www.nathancummings.org/sites/default/files/2013_audited_financials.pdf--
50,000.0092012--http://www.nathancummings.org/sites/default/files/financial_statements_final1.pdf--
120,000.0052011--http://www.nathancummings.org/sites/default/files/2011_ncf_audit_final.pdf--
125,000.0042010--http://www.nathancummings.org/sites/default/files/2010_audited_financials_.pdf--
100,000.0062009--http://www.nathancummings.org/sites/default/files/financials123109.pdf--
50,000.0092008--http://www.nathancummings.org/sites/default/files/2008_audited_financials.pdf--
75,000.0072006--http://www.nathancummings.org/sites/default/files/2006_audited_financials.pdf--
75,000.0072005--http://www.nathancummings.org/sites/default/files/17afs.pdf--
225,000.0012004--http://www.nathancummings.org/sites/default/files/afs.pdf--
175,000.0022003--http://www.nathancummings.org/sites/default/files/2003_audited_financials.pdf--
150,000.0032002--http://www.nathancummings.org/sites/default/files/2002_audited_financials.pdf--
13,000.00132001Environment/Toolbox---- To support the Coalition on the Environment and Jewish Life in conducting an eight day wilderness kayak trip in Alaska for ten leaders of the Jewish environmental movement.; 1 year.
25,000.00122001Jewish life/Social justice---- To enable the Coalition on the Environment and Jewish Life to produce and distribute a ten-year anniversary report, and to conduct and disseminate the findings of a survey of the rapidly growing field of Jewish environmental education.; 1 year.