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Education For Employment

Building futures

three stars

88.02

1660 L Street, NW Suite 460
Washington, DC 20006
tel: (202) 464-5218   Web Site
EIN: 82-0578781

Board Leadership
Ronald Bruder
Founder, Chair of the Board

CEO
Andrew Baird
President & CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.02 three stars
  Financial 87.12 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Education For Employment's (EFE) mission is to create economic opportunity for unemployed youth in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) by providing world-class professional and technical training that leads directly to jobs and entrepreneurship support. EFE is an affiliated network of locally-run non-profit organizations in MENA that provides youth with training in vocational and professional skills in high demand by the local labor market, and connects graduates to jobs. To promote job creation and an alternative pathway to economic opportunity, youth entrepreneurship programs are also being piloted. Graduates of our programs have access to the EFE alumni network, which offers opportunities for continuing professional development, civic engagement and leadership, mentoring, networking, and international exchange. To broaden its impact for systemic change, we work with governments and public educational institutions to implement youth employability programs. The EFE Network is comprised of locally-run affiliates in Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia and Yemen, and a presence in the Gulf, and support organizations in Spain and the United States that support the regional affiliates.

Education For Employment's (EFE) mission is to create economic opportunity for unemployed youth in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) by providing world-class professional and technical training that leads directly to jobs and entrepreneurship support. EFE is an affiliated network of locally-run non-profit organizations in MENA that provides youth with training in vocational and professional skills in high demand by the local labor market, and connects graduates to jobs. To promote job creation and an alternative pathway to economic opportunity, youth entrepreneurship programs are also being piloted. Graduates of our programs have access to the EFE alumni network, which offers opportunities for continuing professional development, civic engagement and leadership, mentoring, networking, and international exchange. To broaden its impact for systemic change, we work with governments and public educational institutions to implement youth employability programs. The EFE Network is comprised of locally-run affiliates in Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia and Yemen, and a presence in the Gulf, and support organizations in Spain and the United States that support the regional affiliates.

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Financial

three stars

87.12

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 04/01/2020 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)
82.1%
  Administrative Expenses 16.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.39
  Program Expenses Growth 5.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Education For Employment on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Education For Employment on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Education For Employment (DC) 88.02 three stars
ProLiteracy (NY) 89.28 three stars
Literacy Partners (NY) 86.01 three stars
The National GEM Consortium (VA) 88.86 three stars
The Shalom Hartman Institute of North America (NY) 94.34 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,657,102
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $891,026
Total Contributions $4,548,128
   Program Service Revenue $1,432,640
Total Primary Revenue $5,980,768
   Other Revenue $64
TOTAL REVENUE $5,980,832
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,647,667
   Administrative Expenses $1,240,179
   Fundraising Expenses $117,330
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,005,176
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-24,344
   
Net Assets $2,185,553

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
Moroccan Education for Employment $1,554,609 33.4%
Palestinian Education for Employment $776,955 16.7%
EFE-KSA $659,114 14.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 04/01/2020 88.02 three stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 90.31 four stars
2016-12 12/01/2018 93.45 four stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 92.92 four stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 92.38 four stars
2014-12 07/01/2016 92.38 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.48 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 91.19 four stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 91.82 four stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 91.70 four 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 82-0578781
Name in IRS Master File EDUCATION FOR EMPLOYMENT
NTEE Code Q30
NTEE Classification International Development, Relief Services
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable 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, 2003
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
$243,750 4.05% Andrew Baird President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Education For Employment (DC) 88.02 three stars
Literacy Partners (NY) 86.01 three stars
American Friends of Nishmat (NY) 88.93 three stars
ProLiteracy (NY) 89.28 three stars
Street Law (MD) 95.61 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Education For Employment
1660 L Street, NW
Suite 460
Washington, DC 20006
tel: (202) 464-5218
fax: (202) 464-5204
EIN: 82-0578781

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Board Leadership

Ronald Bruder
Founder, Chair of the Board

CEO

Andrew Baird
President & CEO

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