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CERGE-EI Foundation

Develop Support for Modern Economics Education

four stars

95.05

110 Jabez Street #1004 Newark, NJ 07105
tel: (201) 692-9408   Web Site
EIN: 25-1725738

Board Leadership
Burkhard Dallosch
Chair

CEO
Randall K. Filer
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.05 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The CERGE-EI U.S. Foundation supports our founding partner CERGE-EI (Czech Republic) in promoting modern economic research, education and literacy. Our primary regional focus is Central and Eastern Europe and Central Asia. We also collaborate with other educational and research institutions, philanthropic entities and supranational organizations in this mission.

The CERGE-EI U.S. Foundation supports our founding partner CERGE-EI (Czech Republic) in promoting modern economic research, education and literacy. Our primary regional focus is Central and Eastern Europe and Central Asia. We also collaborate with other educational and research institutions, philanthropic entities and supranational organizations in this mission.

Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 02/01/2021 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)
95.4%
  Administrative Expenses 3.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.08
  Program Expenses Growth 21.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CERGE-EI Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CERGE-EI Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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CERGE-EI Foundation (NJ) 95.05 four stars
White Ribbon Alliance (DC) 96.96 four stars
Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria (DC) 91.10 four stars
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Institute for Middle East Understanding (CA) 95.05 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,651,210
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $217,472
Total Contributions $3,868,682
   Program Service Revenue $1,076,042
Total Primary Revenue $4,944,724
   Other Revenue $307,764
TOTAL REVENUE $5,252,488
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,189,452
   Administrative Expenses $120,785
   Fundraising Expenses $43,852
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,354,089
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-101,601
   
Net Assets $12,286,567

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
CERGE-EI Doctoral Program in Economics $1,662,263 32.0%
CERGE-EI Teaching Fellowships $1,297,016 25.0%
Undergraduate Program in Central European Studies $838,702 16.2%

Ratings History
CERGE-EI Foundation has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 02/01/2021 95.05 four stars
2018-12 10/01/2019 96.66 four stars
2017-12 12/01/2018 92.14 four stars
2016-12 12/01/2017 95.17 four stars
2015-12 11/01/2017 95.01 four stars
2015-12 10/01/2017 92.46 four stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 88.28 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.39 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 89.38 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 89.38 three stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 88.28 three stars
2011-12 08/01/2013 89.71 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 25-1725738
Name in IRS Master File CERGE-EI FOUNDATION
NTEE Code Q32
NTEE Classification International Economic Development
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 January, 1995
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
$47,184 0.88% Randall K. Filer President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CERGE-EI Foundation (NJ) 95.05 four stars
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Ibis Reproductive Health (MA) 91.51 four stars
White Ribbon Alliance (DC) 96.96 four stars
Institute for Middle East Understanding (CA) 95.05 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

CERGE-EI Foundation
110 Jabez Street #1004
Newark, NJ 07105
tel: (201) 692-9408
fax: (201) 692-9409
TTY: (609) 357-4063
EIN: 25-1725738

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Board Leadership

Burkhard Dallosch
Chair

CEO

Randall K. Filer
President

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