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StandWithUs

Supporting Israel and Fighting Antisemitism

four stars

91.07

6505 Wilshire Boulevard Fifth Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90048
tel: (310) 836-6140   Web Site
EIN: 01-0566033

Board Leadership
Esther Renzer
Board President

CEO
Roz Rothstein
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.07 four stars
  Financial 93.80 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

StandWithUs is an international education organization that ensures that Israel's side of the story is told in communities, campuses, libraries, the media and churches through brochures, speakers, conferences, missions to Israel, and thousands of pages of Internet resources. StandWithUs was founded in 2001 in response to the misinformation that often surrounds the Middle East conflict, and the inappropriate often anti-semitic language used about Israel and/or the Jewish people worldwide. StandWithUs has offices and chapters in Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, Texas, Michigan, Chicago, Seattle, San Diego, San Francisco, Santa Cruz, Florida, Rhode the UK, Canada, Australia, and Israel.

StandWithUs is an international education organization that ensures that Israel's side of the story is told in communities, campuses, libraries, the media and churches through brochures, speakers, conferences, missions to Israel, and thousands of pages of Internet resources. StandWithUs was founded in 2001 in response to the misinformation that often surrounds the Middle East conflict, and the inappropriate often anti-semitic language used about Israel and/or the Jewish people worldwide. StandWithUs has offices and chapters in Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, Texas, Michigan, Chicago, Seattle, San Diego, San Francisco, Santa Cruz, Florida, Rhode the UK, Canada, Australia, and Israel.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of audience members with favorable attitudes towards the issue or interest
145,400
Number of audience members willing to take action on behalf of a specific issue
22,522
Number of audience members saying issue is important to them
150,000
Number of individuals attending community events or trainings
10,400
Number of individuals attending rallies or marches
6,500
Number of individuals attending briefings and presentations
6,250
Number of polls conducted with advocacy audience(s)
135
Number of outreach attempts to reporters
350
Number of meetings with policymakers or candidates
125
Number of media partnerships developed
234
Number of media articles reflecting preferred issue framing
1,610
Number of invitations for advocates to speak as experts
180
Number of testimonies offered
98
Number of stories successfully placed in the media
195
Number of research or policy analysis products developed, e.g., reports, briefs
60
Number of products distributed
1,000,000
Number of rallies or marches held and attendance
23
Number of press releases developed and distributed
400
This impact information is current as of August 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

93.80

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 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)
87.7%
  Administrative Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.67
  Program Expenses Growth 6.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by StandWithUs on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by StandWithUs on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
StandWithUs (CA) 91.07 four stars
Los Angeles World Affairs Council (CA) 85.72 three stars
Abraham Initiatives (NY) 85.28 three stars
The Ireland Funds America (MA) 85.85 three stars
American Council on Germany (NY) 95.26 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $10,412,271
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $3,341,067
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $13,753,338
   Program Service Revenue $383,769
Total Primary Revenue $14,137,107
   Other Revenue $78,895
TOTAL REVENUE $14,216,002
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,483,046
   Administrative Expenses $903,253
   Fundraising Expenses $747,379
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $13,133,678
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,082,324
   
Net Assets $8,293,846

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
Community Support and Education in the US $5,288,963 46.1%
Israel Office $2,092,840 18.2%
Campus Support in the US $1,328,359 11.6%

Ratings History
StandWithUs has received 8 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 91.07 four stars
2017-12 05/01/2019 95.47 four stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 95.87 four stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 95.47 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 95.40 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 96.00 four stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 95.19 four stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 96.97 four stars
2011-12 02/01/2014 95.94 four stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 86.94 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 86.97 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 71.40 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 07/01/2011 94.01 four stars
2008-12 06/01/2010 88.44 three stars
2007-12 03/01/2009 88.17 three stars

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

EIN 01-0566033
Name in IRS Master File ISRAEL EMERGENCY ALLIANCE
NTEE Code Q01
NTEE Classification Alliance/Advocacy Organizations
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 June, 2002
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$248,993 1.89% Roz Rothstein CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
StandWithUs (CA) 91.07 four stars
The Ireland Funds America (MA) 85.85 three stars
Zionist Organization of America (NY) 89.39 three stars
The Chicago Council on Global Affairs (IL) 91.64 four stars
Los Angeles World Affairs Council (CA) 85.72 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

StandWithUs
6505 Wilshire Boulevard
Fifth Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90048
tel: (310) 836-6140
fax: (310) 836-6145
EIN: 01-0566033

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Board Leadership

Esther Renzer
Board President

CEO

Roz Rothstein
CEO

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