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FACE Foundation

Supporting French-American Cultural Exchange in Education and the Arts

three stars

86.84

972 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10075
tel: (212) 439-1437   Web Site
EIN: 13-6165672

Board Leadership
Patrick Pagni
Chairman

CEO
Laurent Auffret
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.84 three stars
  Financial 85.00 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the French-American Cultural Exchange Foundation (FACE) is to further international understanding by fostering French American cultural exchange and supporting contemporary creative work in the arts and education. FACE works to develop and support relationships between professionals in all creative fields, and to encourage collaborative projects between cultural and educational institutions. FACE combines the strengths of both the French and American systems of supporting the arts and education in one common initiative.

The mission of the French-American Cultural Exchange Foundation (FACE) is to further international understanding by fostering French American cultural exchange and supporting contemporary creative work in the arts and education. FACE works to develop and support relationships between professionals in all creative fields, and to encourage collaborative projects between cultural and educational institutions. FACE combines the strengths of both the French and American systems of supporting the arts and education in one common initiative.

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Financial

three stars

85.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
89.5%
  Administrative Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.83
  Program Expenses Growth -8.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 34.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by FACE Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by FACE Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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FACE Foundation (NY) 86.84 three stars
Amigos de las Américas (TX) 86.98 three stars
Ashoka (VA) 88.13 three stars
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American Academy in Rome (NY) 86.96 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,811,086
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $735,596
Total Contributions $2,546,682
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,546,682
   Other Revenue $2,138
TOTAL REVENUE $2,548,820
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,802,143
   Administrative Expenses $252,408
   Fundraising Expenses $84,361
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,138,912
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $409,908
   
Net Assets $2,117,592

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
The French Dual Language Program $1,802,143 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 03/01/2020 86.84 three stars
2017-12 07/01/2019 84.82 three stars
2016-12 12/01/2018 75.38 two stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 63.11 one star
2014-12 06/01/2016 64.24 one star
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 64.43 one star

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

EIN 13-6165672
Name in IRS Master File FACE FOUNDATION
NTEE Code A23
NTEE Classification Cultural, Ethnic Awareness
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (40) Scholarships (other)
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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, 1956
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$95,000 4.44% Laurent Auffret Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
FACE Foundation (NY) 86.84 three stars
Netherland-America Foundation (NY) 97.17 four stars
Ashoka (VA) 88.13 three stars
International House (NY) 90.71 four stars
American Academy in Rome (NY) 86.96 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

FACE Foundation
972 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10075
tel: (212) 439-1437
fax: (212) 439-1455
EIN: 13-6165672

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Board Leadership

Patrick Pagni
Chairman

CEO

Laurent Auffret
Executive Director

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