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The Interfaith Center of New York

Creating understanding and respect among the different religious groups of New York City

one star

67.99

475 Riverside Drive Suite 540
New York, NY 10115
tel: (212) 870-3510   Web Site
EIN: 13-3926970

Board Leadership
Kusumita Pedersen & Barbara Slifka
Co-Chairs

CEO
Rev. Chloe Breyer
President, Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 67.99 one star
  Financial 58.92 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Interfaith Center of New York (ICNY) is a secular educational organization founded in 1997. The Interfaith Center of New York seeks to make New York City and the world safe for religious difference by increasing respect and mutual understanding among people of different faith, ethnic, and cultural traditions and by fostering cooperation among religious communities and civic organizations to solve common social problems. ICNY continues to extend its connections with the grass roots religious and community leaders groups across New York City, including Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Muslim, Native American, Shinto, Sikh and Yoruba, Zoroastrian and Afro-Caribbean faiths.

The Interfaith Center of New York (ICNY) is a secular educational organization founded in 1997. The Interfaith Center of New York seeks to make New York City and the world safe for religious difference by increasing respect and mutual understanding among people of different faith, ethnic, and cultural traditions and by fostering cooperation among religious communities and civic organizations to solve common social problems. ICNY continues to extend its connections with the grass roots religious and community leaders groups across New York City, including Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Muslim, Native American, Shinto, Sikh and Yoruba, Zoroastrian and Afro-Caribbean faiths.

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Financial

one star

58.92

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
55.0%
  Administrative Expenses 21.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 23.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.24
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.53
  Program Expenses Growth -5.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 16.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Interfaith Center of New York on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Interfaith Center of New York on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Interfaith Center of New York (NY) 67.99 one star
National Day of Prayer Task Force (CO) 88.49 three stars
Khyentse Foundation (CA) 89.39 three stars
Hindu American Foundation (DC) 89.67 three stars
United Religions Initiative (CA) 88.17 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $386,023
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $193,799
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $112,051
Total Contributions $691,873
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $691,873
   Other Revenue $2,137
TOTAL REVENUE $694,010
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $445,968
   Administrative Expenses $190,335
   Fundraising Expenses $172,909
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $809,212
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-115,202
   
Net Assets $434,784

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Reentry Family and Faith Circles of Support $337,876 75.8%
Religious Worlds of New York Summer Institute $78,857 17.7%
Interfaith Civic Leadership Academy $19,576 4.4%
Marshall Meyer Retreat $9,659 2.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 10/01/2019 67.99 one star
2017-06 08/01/2018 70.16 two stars
2016-06 12/22/2017 70.15 two stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 72.92 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 80.40 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 74.69 two stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 84.68 three stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 82.58 three stars
2011-06 10/01/2012 78.22 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 77.39 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 05/01/2011 76.51 two stars
2008-06 08/01/2009 58.94 one star
2007-06 09/01/2008 64.27 one star
2006-06 10/01/2007 70.93 two stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 62.25 one star
2004-06 11/01/2005 73.83 two stars
2003-06 09/01/2004 54.42 zero star
2002-06 11/01/2003 64.21 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 13-3926970
Name in IRS Master File INTERFAITH CENTER OF NEW YORK INC
NTEE Code Z99
NTEE Classification Unknown
NTEE Type Unknown
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(123) Discussion groups, forums, panels lectures, etc.
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date October, 1997
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$69,772 8.62% Rev. Chloe Breyer President, Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Interfaith Center of New York (NY) 67.99 one star
Khyentse Foundation (CA) 89.39 three stars
Hindu American Foundation (DC) 89.67 three stars
United Religions Initiative (CA) 88.17 three stars
National Day of Prayer Task Force (CO) 88.49 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Interfaith Center of New York
475 Riverside Drive
Suite 540
New York, NY 10115
tel: (212) 870-3510
fax: (212) 870-3499
EIN: 13-3926970

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Board Leadership

Kusumita Pedersen & Barbara Slifka
Co-Chairs

CEO

Rev. Chloe Breyer
President, Executive Director

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