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Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding

Combating religious prejudice

three stars

85.21

254 West 31st Street 7th Floor
New York, NY 10001
tel: (212) 967-7707   Web Site
EIN: 13-3695475

Board Leadership
Georgette F. Bennett
Chair of the Board

CEO
Joyce S. Dubensky
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.21 three stars
  Financial 79.47 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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.

Financial

two stars

79.47

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
74.4%
  Administrative Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.52
  Program Expenses Growth -2.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.9%
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.

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Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding (NY) 85.21 three stars
Foundation for Economic Education (GA) 91.45 four stars
Creative Commons (CA) 85.38 three stars
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American Institute for Economic Research (MA) 85.50 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,882,370
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $645,919
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,528,289
   Program Service Revenue $281,543
Total Primary Revenue $2,809,832
   Other Revenue $66,828
TOTAL REVENUE $2,876,660
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,388,359
   Administrative Expenses $160,840
   Fundraising Expenses $319,264
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,868,463
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,008,197
   
Net Assets $3,376,619

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
Corporate Management Program $373,423 26.9%
Health Care $353,683 25.5%
Conflict Resolution Program $332,246 23.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$130,000 6.95% Joyce Dubensky Chief Executive Officer

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Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding (NY) 85.21 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding
254 West 31st Street
7th Floor
New York, NY 10001
tel: (212) 967-7707
fax: (212) 967-9001
EIN: 13-3695475

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Board Leadership

Georgette F. Bennett
Chair of the Board

CEO

Joyce S. Dubensky
Chief Executive Officer

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