Education : Scholarship and Financial Support (Grantmaking)

American Friends of the Open University of Israel

Raising US awareness of the Open University of Israel

three stars

84.38

120 East 56th Street Suite 900
New York, NY 10022
tel: (212) 712-1800   Web Site
EIN: 13-3091674

Board Leadership
Eran Broshy
Chairman

CEO
Jason Kuschner
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.38 three stars
  Financial 78.12 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

American Friends of the Open University of Israel (AFOUI) is the dynamic arm of the Open University of Israel (OUI), Israel's largest university. AFOUI is dedicated to raising US awareness of OUI and the vital role that an educated Israeli society plays in keeping Israel and Jews of all economic backgrounds safe and strong. We are committed to helping OUI achieve its educational and research goals. OUI opens the gates of learning to limitless numbers of students through leading-edge educational technologies and globally recognized Distance Learning methods. A 21st century University, OUI offers 600 online, internet courses to students located all over the world, every day, every hour. The University's 70 Study Centers are scattered throughout Israel.

American Friends of the Open University of Israel (AFOUI) is the dynamic arm of the Open University of Israel (OUI), Israel's largest university. AFOUI is dedicated to raising US awareness of OUI and the vital role that an educated Israeli society plays in keeping Israel and Jews of all economic backgrounds safe and strong. We are committed to helping OUI achieve its educational and research goals. OUI opens the gates of learning to limitless numbers of students through leading-edge educational technologies and globally recognized Distance Learning methods. A 21st century University, OUI offers 600 online, internet courses to students located all over the world, every day, every hour. The University's 70 Study Centers are scattered throughout Israel.

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Financial

two stars

78.12

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
69.7%
  Administrative Expenses 18.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.19
  Program Expenses Growth -5.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Friends of the Open University of Israel on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Friends of the Open University of Israel on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $132,221
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $676,391
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $808,612
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $808,612
   Other Revenue $-48,826
TOTAL REVENUE $759,786
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $834,540
   Administrative Expenses $239,235
   Fundraising Expenses $135,447
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,209,222
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-449,436
   
Net Assets $1,482,082

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$160,000 13.23% Jason Kuschner Executive Director

Mission

American Friends of the Open University of Israel (AFOUI) is the dynamic arm of the Open University of Israel (OUI), Israel's largest university. AFOUI is dedicated to raising US awareness of OUI and the vital role that an educated Israeli society plays in keeping Israel and Jews of all economic backgrounds safe and strong. We are committed to helping OUI achieve its educational and research goals. OUI opens the gates of learning to limitless numbers of students through leading-edge educational technologies and globally recognized Distance Learning methods. A 21st century University, OUI offers 600 online, internet courses to students located all over the world, every day, every hour. The University's 70 Study Centers are scattered throughout Israel.

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Charity Contact Info

American Friends of the Open University of Israel
120 East 56th Street
Suite 900
New York, NY 10022
tel: (212) 712-1800
fax: (212) 980-3296
EIN: 13-3091674

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Board Leadership

Eran Broshy
Chairman

CEO

Jason Kuschner
Executive Director