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Religion : Religious Activities

Afikim Foundation

Enhancing the varied institutions of Jewish life.

65.18

111 John Street Suite 1720
New York, NY 10038
tel: (212) 791-7450   Web Site
EIN: 71-0866051

CEO
Raphael Butler
President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 65.18
  Financial 72.75
  Accountability & Transparency 59.00
This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Afikim Foundation, founded in 2002 by Rabbi Raphael B. Butler, is an innovative incubator and implementer of Jewish educational, cultural and values-oriented programs that span the globe and has distinguished itself as a resource of creativity and content for Jewish communities worldwide. The Afikim Foundation provides creative Jewish educational and cultural initiatives worldwide, as well as an array of educational websites for all ages, including a cutting-edge, interactive site with web conferencing technology. The Afikim Foundation also provides curriculum materials and resources for Hebrew Schools, Bnei Mitzvah and Jewish after-school programs.

The Afikim Foundation, founded in 2002 by Rabbi Raphael B. Butler, is an innovative incubator and implementer of Jewish educational, cultural and values-oriented programs that span the globe and has distinguished itself as a resource of creativity and content for Jewish communities worldwide. The Afikim Foundation provides creative Jewish educational and cultural initiatives worldwide, as well as an array of educational websites for all ages, including a cutting-edge, interactive site with web conferencing technology. The Afikim Foundation also provides curriculum materials and resources for Hebrew Schools, Bnei Mitzvah and Jewish after-school programs.

Financial

72.75

Accountability & Transparency

59.00

This rating was published 10/01/2021 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)
83.3%
  Administrative Expenses 11.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) < 0.01
  Program Expenses Growth 0.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 215.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Afikim Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Afikim Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Afikim Foundation (NY) 65.18
Jewish Agency for Israel-North American Council (NY) 89.96
Hazon (NY) 98.23
Maoz Israel Ministries (TX) 87.30
Ohr Torah Stone Colleges and Graduate Programs (NY) 86.99

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,614,711
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,614,711
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,614,711
   Other Revenue $20,917
TOTAL REVENUE $1,635,628
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,486,352
   Administrative Expenses $205,084
   Fundraising Expenses $84,055
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,775,491
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-139,863
   
Net Assets $-418,743

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
Mesorah- Transmittal of the Heritage $893,525 60.1%
Torah- Wellspring of Learning $332,644 22.4%
Chesed - Kindness & Good Deeds $202,800 13.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 10/01/2021 65.18
2018-12 05/01/2020 64.07
2017-12 10/01/2019 71.92
2016-12 06/01/2018 74.37
2015-12 07/01/2017 71.74
2014-12 06/01/2016 75.26
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 02/01/2016 71.26

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

EIN 71-0866051
Name in IRS Master File AFIKIM FOUNDATION
NTEE Code X30
NTEE Classification Jewish
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
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 September, 2002
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
$70,018 3.94% Raphael Butler President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Afikim Foundation (NY) 65.18
Hazon (NY) 98.23
Maoz Israel Ministries (TX) 87.30
Ohr Torah Stone Colleges and Graduate Programs (NY) 86.99
Jewish Agency for Israel-North American Council (NY) 89.96

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Charity Contact Info

Afikim Foundation
111 John Street
Suite 1720
New York, NY 10038
tel: (212) 791-7450
fax: (212) 791-7458
EIN: 71-0866051

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CEO

Raphael Butler
President

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