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Research and Public Policy : Social and Public Policy Research

Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding

Combating religious prejudice

85.36

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

Board Leadership
Justin Foa
Chair of the Board

CEO
Rev. Mark E. Fowler
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.36
  Financial 79.70
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Tanenbaum promotes justice and builds respect for religious difference by transforming individuals and institutions to reduce prejudice, hatred, and violence. As a secular and non-sectarian non-profit, Tanenbaum works to promote religious peacebuilders who help counter extremism and violence in armed conflicts, and tackles religious bullying of students, harassment in workplaces, and disparate health treatment for people based on their beliefs.

Tanenbaum promotes justice and builds respect for religious difference by transforming individuals and institutions to reduce prejudice, hatred, and violence. As a secular and non-sectarian non-profit, Tanenbaum works to promote religious peacebuilders who help counter extremism and violence in armed conflicts, and tackles religious bullying of students, harassment in workplaces, and disparate health treatment for people based on their beliefs.

Financial

79.70

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
71.3%
  Administrative Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.44
  Program Expenses Growth 0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.3%
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) 85.36
The Heartland Institute (IL) 85.20
Middle East Forum (PA) 90.92
Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement (IA) 86.18
Nourish California (CA) 93.22

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $535,593
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $336,926
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $872,519
   Program Service Revenue $373,854
Total Primary Revenue $1,246,373
   Other Revenue $151,033
TOTAL REVENUE $1,397,406
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,395,273
   Administrative Expenses $196,695
   Fundraising Expenses $300,534
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,892,502
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-495,096
   
Net Assets $4,718,077

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
2019-12 07/01/2021 85.36
2018-12 05/01/2020 84.71
2017-12 06/01/2019 84.95
2016-12 05/01/2018 90.41
2015-12 07/01/2017 85.21
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.09
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 06/01/2015 87.30
2012-12 12/20/2013 92.96
2011-12 11/01/2013 88.09
2011-12 04/01/2013 86.95

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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$135,000 7.13% Joyce Dubensky Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding (NY) 85.36
Clal - The National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership (NY) 87.25
Economic Policy Institute (DC) 92.02
Mercatus Center (VA) 90.11
The Claremont Institute (CA) 86.77

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Charity Contact Info

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

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Board Leadership

Justin Foa
Chair of the Board

CEO

Rev. Mark E. Fowler
Chief Executive Officer

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