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Initiative for Global Development

Engaging corporate leaders in reducing global poverty through strategic, successful business investment.

two stars

74.91

1750 K Street NW Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20006
tel: (202) 454-3972   Web Site
EIN: 20-8003146

Board Leadership
Robert A. Mosbacher, Jr.
Chairman

CEO
Leila Ndiaye
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 74.91 two stars
  Financial 66.27 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 2006, Initiative for Global Development (IGD) works to engage corporate leaders in reducing global poverty through strategic, successful business investment. We bring together an influential network of senior executives from sector-leading companies with the interest and capacity to make strategic investments in high-need, high-potential areas of Africa. Members of our Frontier Leaders network shape global connections and frontier market insights, and promote business-driven development to create economic growth and opportunity.

Founded in 2006, Initiative for Global Development (IGD) works to engage corporate leaders in reducing global poverty through strategic, successful business investment. We bring together an influential network of senior executives from sector-leading companies with the interest and capacity to make strategic investments in high-need, high-potential areas of Africa. Members of our Frontier Leaders network shape global connections and frontier market insights, and promote business-driven development to create economic growth and opportunity.

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Financial

one star

66.27

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 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)
63.2%
  Administrative Expenses 27.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.40
  Program Expenses Growth -7.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Initiative for Global Development on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Initiative for Global Development on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Initiative for Global Development (DC) 74.91 two stars
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International Community Foundation (CA) 97.17 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,007,621
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,007,621
   Program Service Revenue $33,251
Total Primary Revenue $1,040,872
   Other Revenue $113
TOTAL REVENUE $1,040,985
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $743,534
   Administrative Expenses $169,692
   Fundraising Expenses $123,348
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,036,574
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,411
   
Net Assets $506,710

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
Impact Studies $428,970 57.7%
Forums and Events for Partner Outreach $314,564 42.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 05/01/2019 74.91 two stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 74.64 two stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 75.39 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 76.16 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 73.41 two stars
2013-12 02/01/2015 75.36 two 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 20-8003146
Name in IRS Master File INITIATIVE FOR GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT
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
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 July, 2007
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
$165,384 15.95% Miodrag Nedelcovych President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Initiative for Global Development (DC) 74.91 two stars
buildOn (CT) 93.43 four stars
Near East Foundation (NY) 92.92 four stars
International Youth Foundation (MD) 90.12 four stars
Kids Around the World (IL) 96.46 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Initiative for Global Development
1750 K Street NW
Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20006
tel: (202) 454-3972
EIN: 20-8003146

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Board Leadership

Robert A. Mosbacher, Jr.
Chairman

CEO

Leila Ndiaye
President, CEO

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