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Hebrew Free Loan of San Diego

We Provide Loans and Promise Dignity.

La Jolla, CA   |  www.hflsd.org

Mission

To aid and empower members of the San Diego Jewish community to help themselves by providing interest free loans in accordance with core Jewish values of dignity, respect, compassion, and confidentiality.

Ruling year info

2020

Executive Director

Mindi Frankel

Main address

9404 Genesee Ave Ste 200

La Jolla, CA 92037 USA

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EIN

85-2055131

IRS filing requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

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Programs and results

What we aim to solve

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Our programs

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What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Interest-free loans

Hebrew Free Loan of San Diego provides interest-free loans to assist Jewish individuals in San Diego county overcome financial challenges and pursue life dreams. We provide loans for life cycle events, personal needs, education, healthcare, parents & children in crisis, recently unemployed, small business loans and emergency loans.

Population(s) Served
Jewish people
Low-income people
Working poor
Self-employed people
Unemployed people

Where we work

Our results

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How does this organization measure their results? It's a hard question but an important one.

Number of loans issued

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Related Program

Interest-free loans

Type of Metric

Output - describing our activities and reach

Direction of Success

Increasing

Dollar amount of total loans written off

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Related Program

Interest-free loans

Type of Metric

Output - describing our activities and reach

Direction of Success

Holding steady

Number of donors lending

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Related Program

Interest-free loans

Type of Metric

Input - describing resources we use

Direction of Success

Increasing

Number of borrowers served through the nonprofit's programs

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Related Program

Interest-free loans

Type of Metric

Output - describing our activities and reach

Direction of Success

Increasing

Goals & Strategy

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

How we listen

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

Seeking feedback from people served makes programs more responsive and effective. Here’s how this organization is listening.

done We shared information about our current feedback practices.
  • How is your organization using feedback from the people you serve?

    To identify and remedy poor client service experiences, To make fundamental changes to our programs and/or operations

  • Which of the following feedback practices does your organization routinely carry out?

    We collect feedback from the people we serve at least annually, We take steps to get feedback from marginalized or under-represented people, We aim to collect feedback from as many people we serve as possible, We take steps to ensure people feel comfortable being honest with us, We look for patterns in feedback based on demographics (e.g., race, age, gender, etc.), We look for patterns in feedback based on people’s interactions with us (e.g., site, frequency of service, etc.), We act on the feedback we receive, We tell the people who gave us feedback how we acted on their feedback

  • What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?

    We don't have any major challenges to collecting feedback

Financials

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Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

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Hebrew Free Loan of San Diego

Board of directors
as of 08/08/2023
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board chair

Selwyn Isakow

Ben Arnold

Lesley Davis

Mitchell Dubick

Leo Eisenberg

Graeme Gabriel

Leonard Gregory

Kay Gurtin

Hilary Isakow

Charlene Seidle

Lawrence Sherman

Tanya Hackel

Miriam Norten

Board leadership practices

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  • Board orientation and education
    Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations? Yes
  • CEO oversight
    Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year ? Yes
  • Ethics and transparency
    Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year? Yes
  • Board composition
    Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership? Yes
  • Board performance
    Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years? Yes