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Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding

Combating religious prejudice

three stars

84.95

17th Floor 55 Broad Street
New York, NY 10004
tel: (212) 967-7707   Web Site
EIN: 13-3695475

Board Leadership
Justin Foa
Chair of the Board

CEO
Joyce S. Dubensky
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.95 three stars
  Financial 79.10 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1992, the Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding promotes mutual respect with practical programs that bridge religious difference and combat prejudice in areas of armed conflict, schools, workplaces, and health care settings. These practical programs, Workplace, Health Care, Education, and Conflict Resolution, build a safer, more equitable world for people of all belief systems. Today, each of Tanenbaum's programs is a leader in its field, creating innovative tools and resources to help people successfully navigate a religiously diverse world.

Founded in 1992, the Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding promotes mutual respect with practical programs that bridge religious difference and combat prejudice in areas of armed conflict, schools, workplaces, and health care settings. These practical programs, Workplace, Health Care, Education, and Conflict Resolution, build a safer, more equitable world for people of all belief systems. Today, each of Tanenbaum's programs is a leader in its field, creating innovative tools and resources to help people successfully navigate a religiously diverse world.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2017
Number of organizational partners
34
This impact information is current as of January 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

two stars

79.10

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
73.1%
  Administrative Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.81
  Program Expenses Growth -4.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding (NY) 84.95 three stars
New York Public Interest Research Group Fund (NY) 90.27 four stars
American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research (DC) 86.98 three stars
The Independent Institute (CA) 96.90 four stars
National Humanities Center (NC) 89.79 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,605,538
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $592,199
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,197,737
   Program Service Revenue $557,748
Total Primary Revenue $4,755,485
   Other Revenue $107,429
TOTAL REVENUE $4,862,914
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,116,848
   Administrative Expenses $184,776
   Fundraising Expenses $316,078
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,617,702
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,245,212
   
Net Assets $5,554,555

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 06/01/2019 84.95 three stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 90.41 four stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 85.21 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.09 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 06/01/2015 87.30 three stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 92.96 four stars
2011-12 11/01/2013 88.09 three stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 86.95 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 13-3695475
Name in IRS Master File TANENBAUM CENTER FOR INTERRELIGIOUS UNDERSTANDING
NTEE Code P80
NTEE Classification Services to Promote the Independence of Specific Populations
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (29) Other religious 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, 1993
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$135,000 8.34% Joyce Dubensky Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding (NY) 84.95 three stars
Constitutional Accountability Center (DC) 87.27 three stars
Center for Immigration Studies (DC) 89.31 three stars
Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement (IA) 88.57 three stars
The Naval Institute Foundation (MD) 95.11 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding
17th Floor
55 Broad Street
New York, NY 10004
tel: (212) 967-7707
EIN: 13-3695475

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Board Leadership

Justin Foa
Chair of the Board

CEO

Joyce S. Dubensky
Chief Executive Officer

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